FALL 2019 – SPRING 2020

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AUGUST
24 “Starting the Year Together!”, 10:00am-12:00pm, Ed Landreth Hall Stage at TCU

SEPTEMBER
11 Fall Festival: Jazz and Romantic Registration Deadline (Click here for online registration)
13 Student Affiliate Enrollment Deadline

OCTOBER
Open Recital at Texas Wesleyan University, Martin Hall
10 Fall Theory Test Registration Deadline
12 Fall Festival: Jazz and Romantic at TCU, Ed Landreth Hall
15 Original Composition Contest Deadline for Entry
26 Chamber Music Festival registration deadline. Joint event with Mid-Cities MTA and Tarrant County College-Northeast. Register at https://mcmta.org/

NOVEMBER
1 Student Affiliate Late Enrollment Deadline (Fee Assessed)
Fall Theory Test at Broadway Baptist Church
Open Recital with Forum at Texas Wesleyan University, Martin Hall
16 “Meet the Composer”, 10:00am-12:00pm, presentation by Mike Springer, composer, teacher, and performer, with a student recital of his pieces. Texas Wesleyan University, Martin Hall.
23 Chamber Music Festival: piano and instrumental at TCC-NE. For more info and registration, please visit https://mcmta.org/
TBD Original Composition Contest Recital at Steinway Hall

DECEMBER
Youth Duo Piano Competition Registration Deadline
Local Publication Competition Deadline
Local Video Contest Deadline
Student Affiliate Extended Late Enrollment Deadline (Fee Increased)

JANUARY
Spring Theory Test Registration Deadline
18 Local Performance Contest Registration Postmark (click here for application form)
31 State and Local Piano Ensemble Team Intent Form and Fees Postmark Date
TBD Original Composition Contest State Deadline

FEBRUARY 
State and Local Piano Ensemble Team Auditions at Texas Wesleyan University
State Publication Competition Deadline
State Video Contest Deadline
Spring Theory Test at Broadway Baptist Church
World of Music Test registration postmark deadline
8 Youth Duo Piano Competition at Texas Wesleyan University
11
 Joint meeting with MCMTA and Forum, 10:00am-noon. Presentation by Dr. Alexander Wasserman, artist-in-residence at Reinhardt University (GA), The Woman’s Club of Fort Worth, 1316 Pennsylvania Ave., 76014
15 Local Performance Contest at Texas Christian University

MARCH
World of Music Testing, Location TBA
14 Local Chamber Music Ensemble Contest registration postmark
18 Solo Competition registration postmark deadline
21 Open Recital with Forum at Texas Wesleyan University, Martin Hall
21 Local Chamber Music Ensemble Contest, location TBD
21-25 MTNA National Convention, Chicago, IL

APRIL
Senior Scholarship Award application postmark deadline
18 Solo Competition at Texas Wesleyan University
19 “BookNotes”, 2:00pm, discussion will be led by Dr. Jill Sprenger on Stewart Gordon’s book, Etudes for Piano Teachers: Reflections on the Teacher’s Art, Fort Worth Conservatory of Music and Fine Arts, 2816 Hemphill Street, Fort Worth, TX  76110
25 Solo Competition Honors Recital at Texas Wesleyan University, Martin Hall
25 FWMTA Ensemble Rehearsals, 9:00am-noon, Steinway Hall Fort Worth
TBD State Registration for the Chamber Music Ensemble Contest

MAY
2 Open Recital at Texas Wesleyan University, Martin Hall
2, 16, 23 FWMTA Ensemble Rehearsals, 9:00am-noon, Steinway Hall Fort Worth

JUNE 
6 FWMTA Ensemble Rehearsals, 9:00am-noon, Steinway Hall Fort Worth
6 Honors Recital, 6:30pm at Steinway Hall Fort Worth
11-14 TMTA State Convention, Houston Hyatt Regency, TX