FWMTA

FALL 2017 – SPRING 2018

AUGUST
26 FWMTA Open House PLUS Yoga for Musicians at Texas Wesleyan University, 10-noon.  Presenter: Kristen Queen

SEPTEMBER
14 Student Affiliate Enrollment Deadline
14 Fall Festival: Jazz and Baroque Registration Deadline

OCTOBER
4 Fall Theory Test Registration Deadline
Open Recital at Texas Wesleyan University, Martin Hall
14 Fall Festival: Jazz and Baroque at TCU, Ed Landreth Hall
28 Original Composition Contest Deadline for Entry

NOVEMBER
3 Student Affiliate Late Enrollment Deadline (Fee Assessed)
Fall Theory Test at Broadway Baptist Church
Open Recital with Forum at Texas Wesleyan University, Martin Hall
3-4 Chamber Music Clinic: piano and instrumental at TCC-NE.  Joint event with Mid-cities MTA and TCC-NE.  Presenter: TBD
11
 Original Composition Contest Recital at Fort Worth Steinway Hall

DECEMBER
Youth Duo Piano Competition Registration Deadline
Local Publication Competition Deadline
Local Video Contest Deadline
2 Open Christmas Recital, with Christmas hymns, carols, duets, and winners of Original Composition Contest
30 Student Affiliate Extended Late Enrollment Deadline (Fee Increased)

JANUARY
TBD Original Composition Contest State Deadline
Spring Theory Test Registration Deadline
18 Local Performance Contest Registration Postmark
20 12-2PM Pedagogy Masterclass at TCU – Pepsico Hall.  Presenter:  Dr. Catharine Lysinger
27 Open Recital at Texas Wesleyan University, Martin Hall

FEBRUARY 
State Publication Competition Deadline
State Video Contest Deadline
World of Music Test Registration Deadline
State and Local Piano Ensemble Team Intent Form and Fees Postmark Date
3 Youth Duo Piano Competition at Texas Wesleyan University
Spring Theory Test at Broadway Baptist Church
13 10AM-Noon –  Joint meeting with Piano Teachers Forum and Mid-Cities at Steinway Hall Fort Worth.  Presenter: Mary Sallee, “No Harm in Harmonizing”
17 State and Local Piano Ensemble Team Auditions at Steinway Hall
18 Local Performance Contest at Texas Christian University

MARCH
World of Music Testing, Location TBA
Solo Contest Registration Deadline
10 Open Recital with Forum at Texas Wesleyan University, Martin Hall
17-21 MTNA National Convention, Lake Buena Vista, FL
24 Local Chamber Music Ensemble Contest registration postmark

APRIL
Senior Scholarship Award Application Deadline
TBD Local Chamber Music Ensemble Contest
14 Solo Contest at Texas Wesleyan University
15 State Registration for the Chamber Music Ensemble Contest
21 Solo Contest Honors Recital at Texas Wesleyan University, Martin Hall
28 9am FWMTA Ensemble Rehearsal at Steinway Hall Fort Worth
28 “Celebrating our FWMTA Teachers” – FWMTA Gala at TCU

MAY
5 Open Recital at Texas Wesleyan University, Martin Hall
9am FWMTA Ensemble Rehearsal at Steinway Hall Fort Worth
19 9am FWMTA Ensemble Rehearsal at Steinway Hall Fort Worth

JUNE 
2 9am FWMTA Ensemble Rehearsal at Steinway Hall Fort Worth
16 9am FWMTA Ensemble Rehearsal at Steinway Hall Fort Worth
19 FWMTA Honors Recital at Fort Worth Steinway Hall at 6:30PM and 7:30PM
21-24 TMTA State Convention, Waco Convention Center, TX