The deadline to enter and submit scores for the MTNA Composition Competition will be Wednesday, September 16, 2020, at 3:00 p.m. EST. Every entrant receives constructive and encouraging comments to motivate them throughout the year. All Wisconsin students are welcome to enter this national event, which is sponsored directly my MTNA each year. MTNA National Competition Winners Announced! Nebraska winners do not advance. 2020 MTNA Illinois State Composition Winners.pdf 2020 MTNA Illinois State Performance Competition Winners.pdf 2020 MTNA IL State Junior Piano Video Competition Programs.pdf Congratulations to all who participated! MTNA/TMTA Composition Competitions The purpose of the composition competition sponsored by Music Teachers National Association is to encourage creativity and self-expression in student musicians through the art of composing and to recognize their achievements, as well as … State winners and representatives advance to the MTNA Eastern Division Competitions. Jonah Gharib, Student of Laura Wright. Junior Composition Winner. Competitions are available at the Elementary (compositions only) Junior, Senior, Young Artist and Chamber Music Categories. Senior Winner: Leena Sfar, teacher: Svetlana Alkhasov ELEMENTARY Winner: Katherine Kiehl (Kendra Bigley) Honorable Mention: Asa Ligowski (Keren Ligowski) Each year FSMTF presents awards to student winners of Florida MTNA Competitions. Junior: Winner: Evan Chang, Student of Philip Orr Honorable Mention: Michael Middlezong, Student of Kaori Tanioka Honorable Mention: Kenny Yang, Student of Ju-Fen Lu. Elementary: Winner: Chloe She, Student of Nancy Modell Honorable Mention: Emi Simonds, Student of Sondra Tammam. Contact the Young Composers Competition Chair, Sam Ecoff, sam@samecoff.com, 262-442-4189, with any questions. Miss Puckett will be awarded $2,000 made possible by the MTNA Foundation Fund and will have her winning composition performed at the MTNA National Conference March 21–25, 2015, in Las Vegas, Nevada. MTNA Chamber Competition Amore String Quartet University of Nebraska-Lincoln – An Tran, violin – Claudia Holm, violin – Travis Taylor, viola 2020-2021 . Email to Judges: You have been identified as a judge in this year's MTNA Composition Competitions. Elementary Winner: Daniel Zhong, teacher: Jessica Dorman. National Finalists from Florida: Senior Composition--Emily Singleton, student of Stephen Fine In Fall 2017, MTNA launched the MTNA-Stecher and Horowitz Two Piano Competition for pianists ages 19-29. The Nebraska state level of the Music Teachers National Association (MTNA) performance competitions were held at the University of Nebraska at Omaha on October 12-13, 2017. RESULTS - 2020 MTNA STATE COMPETITION MTNA State-Level 2020 Competition in Nebraska included 12 Composition entries and 39 Performance entries, with video-only performance competition due to the uncertainly of public gathering related to the COVID pandemic. 1. Compositions … MTNA/KMTA Results Composition. Senior Composition Winner. State winners and representatives advance to the MTNA Eastern Division Competitions. Past MTNA Competition Winners . IMTA is thrilled to announce and offer congratulations to Julie Puckett, student of IMTA member Nien-hwa Chen, winner of the Senior MTNA National Composition Competition. Willard Bussell, Student of Bonnie Dove Winners of MTNA/TMTA Performance Competition Junior Piano. Elementary Composition Winner. MTNA Student Composition Competition The intent of the competition is to encourage creativity and self-expression in student musicians at all levels through the art of composing. MTNA Young Artist Composition MTNA Composition Competition . Nebraska MTNA West Central Competition Winners. Music Teachers National Association is pleased to announce the final results of the national competition. Junior Winner: Calvin Brey, teacher: Gyuli Kambarova. MTNA Composition Competitions The purpose of the Music Teachers National Association composition competition is to encourage creativity and self-expression in student musicians through the art of composing and to recognize their achievements, as well as the significant work of their teachers. Patrick 's composition was the Colorado State Elementary Composition Winner, and the West Central Division (8 states) Elementary Composition Winner. In these competitions, the winners/representatives of each state’s competitions also advance to their respective division competition. The competition has four levels: Elementary (age: 5–10 as of January 1): $50 entry fee The screenshots are from our testing. On behalf of Music Teachers National Association, I would like to congratulate all of the finalists in this year's Composition Competition. The MTNA Composition Competition is a three-stage competition-State, Division and National. MTNA Competition (2018-2019) Elementary, Junior, Senior, and Young Artist Competitions The entry deadline for the 2017–2018 MTNA Student Competitions is Wednesday, September 12, 3:00 P.M. EASTERN time.Online applications will be available in August. Elementary: Winner: Kohana Baird, Student of Su-Shing Chiu, CA, Southwest Second Place: Aaron Wang, Student of Catherine Rollin, MI,… 2020 Performance Winners. Among the 39 Performance entrants, there were eight Junior, 19 Senior, and 12 Young Artist. Committee Chair: Dr. Yali Luo, yayaluo@hotmail.com Composition Chair: Devin Gardner, devin.m.gardner@gmail.com The MTNA Arizona State Competitions Committee encourages every detail of musical excellence by solo and chamber music performance competitions (junior high through collegiate) and composition competitions (elementary through collegiate). January 27, 2017 in Announcements by Colin Dorman On behalf of Music Teachers National Association, I would like to congratulate all of the finalists in this year’s Composition Competition. MTNA Young Artist Piano Winner: Yumeng Pan, Teacher: Natalya Antonova. The three-tiered competition begins at the state round. First-place winners of each state’s competition advance to a division competition. MTNA competitions include Composition, Brass, Piano, String, Voice, Woodwind and Chamber Music. First-place winner of the each state's competition advances to a division competition. Senior: Winner: Kailyn Williams, Student of Danette Whelan Teachers are encouraged to read the full composition competitions guidelines and submission requirements before entering. The MTNA National Student Competitions are the most successful and prestigious student competitions in the country. About the MTNA Competitions: MTNA sponsors a national competition in performance and composition that is open to members and non-members*. Congratulations to all of Florida's MTNA national competition finalists! On top of that, the Music Teachers National Association Competitions (MTNA) also offers Composition Competitions for Junior, Senior and Young Artist levels. Division winners compete in the national finals at […] JUNIOR PIANO Winner: William Ge (Natalie Zhu and John Perry) ... 2019 Composition Winners. MTNA Composition Competition Winners . We are very proud of our state's outstanding students, and we wish the following Florida representatives the very best at the MTNA national competitions in Chicago in March! Each year, thousands of students compete for top prizes and national recognition. The three-tiered competitions begin at the state round. MTNA Senior Composition Representative: Phoebe Hook/Laura Berman . Division winners compete in the national finals at the annual MTNA National Conference. WSMTA winners advance to Northwest Division and possibly to the National competitions. National Composition Competition for elementary through college levels Performance opportunities through recitals, masterclasses, and festivals Membership in VMTA/MTNA is open to all music teachers and provides the privileges of participation in the activities of the Association. Congratulations to MTNA/UMTA Composition Competition Winners Winner: Jacob Jessop, student of Shane Bowles SENIOR HIGH CATEGORY Winner: Spencer Sanders, student of Kevin Olson JUNIOR HIGH CATEGORY Winner: Max Stephens, student of Sherstine Stephens Congratulations to MTNA/UMTA Instrumental Performance Winners MTNA Young Artist Piano Honorable Mention: Zehao Bai, Teacher: Marina Lomazov/Joseph Rackers 2019 Composition Winners. MTNA COMPOSITION COMPETITION AUTOMATED EMAILS These emails are sent by the online system. Members' students are eligible to compete in the MTNA national performance and composition competitions at all levels. Fore more information contact: Molly Morrison, Performance Competitions Coordinator The MTNA Competitions are a great way to keep your students engaged and inspired whether they are taking lessons in-person or online. Teachers need not be an OMTA member, in which case there would be a $150.00 non-member fee. MTNA Young Artist Piano Runner-up: Delvan Lin Teacher: Alan Chow. The applications for the 2020–2021 MTNA Composition, Junior, Senior and Young Artist Competitions will be available soon! With the 2021 MTNA National Conference taking place virtually, the national finals of the MTNA competition will be a video round. Ishan Puri, Student of Carl Van Wyk. MTNA Competitive Events are c ompetitions with monetary awards, usually held during the Annual State conference. MTNA Elementary Composition Representative: Caleb Crim/Sonja Hannon. Single entrants in an event will automatically advance to the online Southern Division Competitions, and are not eligible for monetary awards. COMPETITION REPORTING INSTRUCTIONS COMPOSITION Linda Stump, Director of Competitions lindastump@mtna.org (719) 633-4820 Chris Goldston, National Composition Coordinator goldston@hotmail.com (773) 580-7301 Print these instructions and keep them by your computer for quick reference. Division winners/representatives compete in person at the national finals during annual MTNA National Conference. ELEMENTARY Winner: Katherine Kiehl (Kendra Bigley) Honorable Mention: Asa Ligowski (Keren Ligowski) JUNIOR Winner: Cyrano Rosentrater (Ariane Alexander) Honorable Mention: William Sommers (Theresa Klinefelter) SENIOR The MTNA Stecher and Horowitz Two Piano Competition differs from the MTNA student performance competitions because it consists of only two rounds: a Preliminary Round, by video submission only; and a Final Round, which takes place live at the MTNA National Conference. Through MMTA's affiliation with Music Teachers National Association (MTNA) , it is possible for members to obtain national certification. Beginning with the 2018–2019 Competition year, the MTNA Division Competitions will be a video-only Composition round. MTNA Competitions Results: Oct., 2020. MTNA Junior Composition Winner: Nathaniel Parker/Greg Fisher Honorable mention: Andrew Vargas, Student of Greg Fisher . 2017 Nebraska MTNA Performance and Composition Competitions Results. They are provided here for your reference. The winners/representatives of each state’s competitions advance to a video-only division competition. All videos will receive comments from the judges. Here are the results from this year’s MTNA/KMTA Competition and the KMTA Bluegrass Competition.