"Music is to the mind as air is to the body..." -Plato
September 16th : Meet and Greet Breakfast Elmer's Restaurant 7427 S Hosmer St., Tacoma, WA 98408 9:30 am
October October 14th: ~ “Personality and Anatomy in Music” Location: Prosser Piano & Organ – 5849 Tacoma Mall Blvd, Tacoma Guest: Hannah Cho Program: “How Understanding Individual Personality and Human Anatomy Exalt Education of Music.”
November November 11th ~ “Wellness for Musicians” Location: Skelley Piano – 2805 Bridgeport Way W., U.P. 98466 Guests: Rie Tanaka Program: “Wellness for Musicians- Creating a Course for Young Musicians.”
December 9th ~ “Holiday Potluck Lunch ” Location: Paul & Phyllis Twedt’s home 253-752-1333 3011 N. 25th St, Tacoma, 98406
Everyone ~ Bring your favorite Holiday dish or dessert to share!
January January, 2020~ “NO Chapter Meeting”
Practice-A-Thon dates: Mid to Late January.
Saturday, Early February -“4-Piano Benefit Concert”- Check website for date, time, and place.
Looking ahead - February is “Music Literacy Program”-
(Questions? - ask Tim Strong, Sterling Picard, or Phyllis Twedt. Also see WSMTA & Tacomamusicteachers.org website for preparation info, cost, and registration.) February February 10th ~ “February Master Class ” Location: Skelley Piano – 2805 Bridgeport Way W. U.P, 98466 Program: “Student Piano Master Class” Guest: TBD
We need (3) Moderate to Advanced students to perform.
Turn in your parent signed forms for Play-offs!
DEADLINE for ORS of Tacoma Registrations – Check Website
March March~ “NO Chapter Meeting”
Playoffs – Sunday, March 15th, 2:00 pm
Music Artistry Programs (MAPs) - (formerly called Adjudications)
March 16th-21st, 9:00 am – 6:00 pm
MTNA National Convention – March 21st-25th, Chicago, IL
Honors Recital – Sunday, March 22nd, 2:00 pm
April April 15th ~ “Taking Time in Music ” Location: Prosser Piano & Organ – 5849 Tacoma Mall Blvd, Tacoma, 98409 Program: “Deep Music-Making: The Art of Taking Time.” Presenter: Richard Bosworth
Turn your Adjudicator evaluations to Oxana Ejokina.
DEADLINE for Senior Award – April 24th, 2019
May May 11th ~ “Teaching Composition ” Location: Skelley Piano - 2805 Bridgeport Way W., U.P., WA. 98466 Program: ~ “Spinning Out Ideas: An Effortless Approach to Teaching Composition” Guest: Jeffrey Pettijohn
June June 8th ~ “End of Year ~ Potluck Luncheon ” Location: Robin Watson’s home 253-988-1338 609 N. Cushman Ave., Tacoma, WA. 98403
NEEDED: Your ideas/suggestions for next years “Programs”.
Election of new officers and committees for next year.
Student Performers from Play-Offs for WSMTA Conference
Bring your favorite dish to share ~ End of Year Potluck Luncheon
*See all State Event Deadlines - WSMTA Calendar of Events