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UMTA Calendar of Events

July 2021

Debra Gamero Scholarship Application Deadline

July 31, 2021 - Midnight

Online

Debra Gamero Scholarship

August 2021

UMTA State Board Meeting

August 21, 2021 - 9:00 a.m.

Online

All general board members and chapter presidents are invited and encouraged to attend.

September 2021

MTNA Performance Competition Entry Deadline

September 15, 2021 - 1:00 p.m.

Online

Registration deadline is Wednesday, September 15, 2021 at 1:00 p.m. MST.
MTNA allows for no exceptions.

MTNA Performance Competition Information

Collegiate Symposium - Call for Proposals

September 30, 2021 - 1:00 p.m.

Deadline: September 30, 2021 1:00 p.m. MST

The MTNA Collegiate Chapters Symposium Planning Committee is seeking digital proposals from collegiate chapters, college students and newly graduated young professionals to present at the 2022 Virtual MTNA Collegiate Chapters Symposium, January 15–16, 2022.
Call for Proposals

October 2021

MTNA Performance Competitions

October 28, 2021 - All Day

Online

MTNA Performance Competitions for Piano as well as Instrumental and Vocal will be held online October 28-30, 2021.
Video submission deadline is October 15, 2021 at 11:59 p.m.

November 2021

2021 UMTA State Conference

November 5, 2021 - All Day

2021 UMTA State Conference
Thanksgiving Point, Ashton Gardens
November 5-6, 2021
Keynote Address: Jon Schmidt
Guest Artists: Giorgi and Anna Latso Duo Keynote Speaker / Guest Artists



Previous Events

September 16, 2020
1:00 p.m.

UMTA/MTNA Performance Competition Registration Deadline

Online

This national deadline is very rigid. Please be sure to have your application filled out well before the final minutes. There are NO exceptions to the entry deadline, even by one minute.

This deadline is for Instrumental, Piano, and Composition entries.

Application entry opens August 2020 at MTNA.org

October 15, 2020
Three days

UMTA/MTNA Piano Performance Competition

Online

This competition will be held over three days: October 15-17, 2020

October 22, 2020
Three days

UMTA/MTNA Instrumental Performance Competition

Online

This competition will be held October 22-24, 2020.

November 6, 2020
All Day

Save The Dates!

Online

2020 UMTA State Conference will be held online November 6-7th. Get ready for a great online event!

November 10, 2020
10:00 a.m.

Shijun Wang: Preparing Teenage Students w/ Proper Technique

Bountiful

Preparing Teenage Students with Proper Technique for the Chopin Etudes

November 14, 2020
9:00 a.m.

UMTA Board Meeting - via Zoom

Online

February 5, 2021
All Day

UMTA Instrumental Concerto Competition

Online

February 5-6, 2021

February 12, 2021
All Day

UMTA Piano Concerto Competition

Online

Competition held February 12-13, 2021.

March 1, 2021

UMTA Composition Competition Opens

Online

UMTA Composition Competition Registration form

March 1, 2021
Noon

Executive Board Meeting

Online

March 13, 2021

MTNA National Conference

Atlanta, Georgia

March 13-17, 2021
Click to Register
Prepare for an unforgettable experience!

MTNA has curated its most extensive and best conference program ever and will deliver it all to you in the comfort of your own home or studio. In addition to experiencing well over 100 sessions, master classes, keynote addresses and recitals, you will also have multiple opportunities for live interactions with presenters and colleagues from around the nation and the world.

MTNA’s commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion plays a prominent role in the Virtual Conference as we celebrate how music teachers and musicians from diverse backgrounds have shaped and are shaping today’s music teaching profession.

April 30, 2021
11:59 p.m.

UMTA Composition Competition Registration Deadline

Online

UMTA Composition Competition Registration form

May 1, 2021

Teacher and Affiliate Enrichment Grants are Due

Click here for link to Grants Applications

June 1, 2021
11:59 p.m.

Summer AIM Testing Registration Deadline

Online

Summer AIM Registration form

June 1, 2021
1:00 p.m.

Collegiate Symposium Planning Committee

Deadline is June 1, 2021 at 1:00 p.m. MST

Two young professionals will have the opportunity to be part of the 2022 Collegiate Chapters Symposium Planning Committee. This is a one-year commitment and all committee members assist with the call for proposals, proposal review and selection, and they participate in all planning meetings (Zoom).

APPLY

June 12, 2021
9:00 a.m.

UMTA Chapter Presidents' Meeting

Online

All Chapter Presidents are invited and encouraged to attend. Email will be sent with the Zoom link.

June 12, 2021
10:00 a.m.

UMTA State Board Meeting

Zoom Meeting - Online

All UMTA Board Members and Chapter Presidents are requested to attend.

July 1, 2021
Midnight

Deadline for Nomination of MTNA Foundation Fellow and UMTA Legacy Awards

Send nominations to Paula Manwaring at paulamanwaring@gmail.com

Details regarding these awards can be found here:
UMTA Awards
MTNA Foundation Fellow
Award Nomination Form

July 1, 2021

Nominations - UMTA Advocacy Through Action Award

Award for community individuals, UMTA members and/or chapters who have demonstrated exceptional dedication, leadership, and execution of notable service through music and the arts for their community.

Submit nominations to Linda Cole at linda-cole@comcast.net

July 10, 2021
All Day

Summer AIM Testing

TBA

For additional information:
Bonnie Jack
bonniehjack@gmail.com
801-735-9518

July 15, 2021
11:59 p.m.

Call for Proposals Deadline

Submission Form opens June 15 and closes at 11:59 p.m. July 15th.
Call for Proposal Submission