2014-2015 CMTA Student Activities

CMTA Activities (Overview) 2014-2015


Baroque Dance Workshop for Students

Chair: David McCormick, Date: Saturday, October 11, 2014, 2:00-3:00pm – ages 7-12; 3:15-4:15pm – ages 13-18, Place: Aldersgate United Methodist Church (Fellowship Hall),1500 Rio Road East, Fee/Registration: This event is free and open to all students of CMTA members. Teachers should send name, age, and instrument of students that wish to participate to David McCormick via email by September 29. Space is limited – only the first 30 students in each age category will be able to participate, so register early!

Youth Student Recital

Chair: Marie Powers Ellis, Date/Time: Sunday, November 16, 2014; 1:30 p.m., Place: The Colonnades, 2600 Barracks Rd., Eligibility: Any CMTA member’s student, grade 12 or younger, Fee: None, Deadline/Applications: Received by November 1; applications are accepted by email or post office. Applications available in the members area of the CMTA website.

CMTA Festival

Chairs: Barbara Moore, Date: Saturday, January 31, 2015, Place: First Presbyterian Church, Park Street, Postmark Deadline: Wednesday, January 7, 2015

Adult Student Recital

Chair: Beth Cantrell, Date/Time: Friday, February 13, 2015; 7:00 p.m., Place: Aldersgate United Methodist Church Sanctuary, 1500 Rio Road, E., Eligibility: Any adult student(s) of any CMTA member., Fee: None!, Deadline/Applications: Friday, February 6, 2015, 11:59 pm EST. When applying please provide student name and instrument, title and citation of work to be performed, composer’s name & dates, & length/time of selection. Submissions go to the Chair via email & USPS.

Theory Festival (combination of two formerly separate events – The Yvaine Duisit Theory Olympics and VMTA Theory & Sightreading Festival.)

Chair: Melody Day, Date: Saturday, March 21, 2015; 9 AM – 12 noon, Place: Aldersgate United Methodist Church, 1500 East Rio Road, Postmark Deadline: Theory Olympics – Wednesday March 18, 2014/Theory Tests - Saturday, February 21, 2015

Piano Concerto and Duo Festival

Chair: Content Sablinsky, Date: Saturday, May 2, 2015; 1:00–4:00 PM, Place: Rotunda Room, Westminster Canterbury of the Blue Ridge, 250 Pantops Mt. Rd., Postmark Deadline: Monday, April 13, 2015