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2014-2015 Tentative Calendar

September 2014

General Membership Meeting
Tuesday, September 9, 8:30 am
Bring a music teacher friend.
Program: Convention highlights, ABCs of Ensemble and the pieces.
Place: Panera Bread, 10900 Lakeline Mall Drive, Cedar Park 78717. 996-8300.

September 30: Student Affiliate early registration deadline - $15

October 2014

General Membership Meeting
Date: Tuesday, October 13, at 8:30 am

October 1: This is the SA registration deadline for students who take the fall theory test. Teachers who register students October 1 or later will need to add a $2 penalty per student.

Tuesday, October 14: Registration deadline for Fall Festival.
This is a Bluebonnet MTA festival open to all students.

Theory test Registration deadline for Fall theory test: Tuesday, October 1
This is a TMTA SA activity.

November 2014

Fall Theory Test
This is a BMTA SA national theory exam. Two hours of monitoring is required for this event.
Place: Texas State University in Round Rock Directions
Date: Saturday, November 1, 2013, from 8:00 am to 2:00 pm - confirmed

General membership meeting
Tuesday, November 11, 2014, 8:30 am

Tuesday, November 11, 2013 - Deadline for Christmas recital performer estimate

Master Composer Festival - Baroque and Classical plus choice
Festival Place: Steinway Piano Gallery
Date: Saturday, November 22, 2014, from 10:00 am to 6:00 pm - confirmed

> Students with Superior rating are eligible to perform in Winners' Recital in June.

Tuesday, November 18, 2014 - Deadline to enter students in Christmas recital program. Send list of student names and pieces to chairman Martha Marks

December 2014

General membership meeting
Tentative Date Sunday, December 8, 2014, 3:00-5:00 pm
Program: Sounds of Christmas. Members' students presenting their favorite Christmas songs.
Tentative Place: Wesleyan Retirement Center, Third Floor, 139 Estrella Xing, Geortetown, Texas. 512-863-2528.

Thursday, December 11, 2014 - Registration deadline for Student Affiliate enrolment for students who take the spring theory test.

January 2015

Tuesday, January 13, 2014, - Deadline for Theory test registration
This is a TMTA SA activity.

General Membership Meeting
Date: Tuesday, January 6, 2015, at 8:30 am. Topic:  Teaching group lessons. Speaker: Lesley McAllister

February 2014

Spring Theory Test Saturday, February 14, 2014, from 8:00 am to 2:00 pm.
Place: Texas State University in Round Rock

General Membership Meeting
Program: Information about the National Guild of Piano Teachers
Date: Tuesday, February 10, 2015
February 15: Late Student Affiliate registration deadline for school year 2014-2015 - $17 per student .

This is a Bluebonnet MTA activity and is open to all students.

Tuesday, February 17, 2015: Deadline for Ensemble registration.

Spring Theory Test 2015
Place: Texas State University in Round Rock
Date: Saturday, February 14, 2015, from 8:00 to 2:00 - confirmed
Directions

March

General Membership Meeting
Tuesday, March 10, 2015, at 8:30 am
Open forum: Studio practices, policies, helpful ideas for teaching theory, etc.
Tuesday, March 10, 2014: Registration deadline for Master Composers Festival - Romantic/Contemporary plus Choice.

MTNA National Convention,
March 21-25, 2015
Las Vegas, Nevada, Rio Hotel
Registration available online at MTNA.org

April 2015

General Membership Meeting
Tuesday, April 14, 2014, 8:30 am
Program: Nominations of officers and committees; discussion of FAQs. Prospective members introduced.

Master Composers Festival
Saturday, April 11, 2015: - Romantic or Contemporary plus choice - confirmed
Open audition - Parents are invited in the adjudication room.
Place: Steinway Piano Gallery, Austin
Steinway Piano Gallery in north Austin, 12980 Research Blvd., Hwy.- 183 N., Austin, Texas (between Spicewood Springs and Anderson Mill) 512-258-6100.

May 2015

Tuesday, May 12, 2014 8:30 am.
General Membership Meeting and brunch
Registration of winners' recital participants from teachers. Panera 996-8300, 10900 Lakeline Mall Dr., Cedar Park 78717. This is the end of year meeting.

Tentative Ensemble practice, all Sundays at Velocity Music Academy.

June 2015

Tentatively Saturday, June 6 2014, 4:00-6:00 pm
Winners Recital and Ensemble Presentation
Tentative Place: Steinway Piano Gallery, 12980 Research Blvd.-Hwy 183 N, Austin, Texas 512-258-6100

June 11-June 14, 2015
TMTA State Convention, Hyatt Regency, Houston
Registration is available on line at TMTA.org