UMTA Calendar of Events

June 2021

Summer AIM Testing Registration Deadline

June 1, 2021 - 11:59 p.m.


Summer AIM Registration form

UMTA General Board Meeting

June 12, 2021 - 9:00 a.m.


All General Board Members and Chapter Presidents are invited and encouraged to attend.

July 2021

Summer AIM Testing

July 10, 2021 - All Day


For additional information:
Bonnie Jack

August 2021

UMTA State Board Meeting

August 14, 2021 - 9:00 a.m.


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

September 2021

MTNA Performance Competition Entry Deadline

September 14, 2021 - 1:00 p.m.


Registration deadline is 1:00 p.m. MST. No Exceptions.

MTNA Performance Competition Information

October 2021

MTNA Performance Competitions

October 15, 2021 - All Day


Instrumental Competition and Piano Competition dates TBA

Previous Events

September 16, 2020
1:00 p.m.

UMTA/MTNA Performance Competition Registration Deadline


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

October 15, 2020
Three days

UMTA/MTNA Piano Performance Competition


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

October 22, 2020
Three days

UMTA/MTNA Instrumental Performance Competition


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

November 6, 2020
All Day

Save The Dates!


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


Preparing Teenage Students with Proper Technique for the Chopin Etudes

November 14, 2020
9:00 a.m.

UMTA Board Meeting - via Zoom


February 5, 2021
All Day

UMTA Instrumental Concerto Competition


February 5-6, 2021

February 12, 2021
All Day

UMTA Piano Concerto Competition


Competition held February 12-13, 2021.

March 1, 2021

UMTA Composition Competition Opens


UMTA Composition Competition Registration form

March 1, 2021

Executive Board Meeting


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.

MTNAs 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 todays music teaching profession.

April 30, 2021
11:59 p.m.

UMTA Composition Competition Registration Deadline


UMTA Composition Competition Registration form

May 1, 2021

Teacher and Affiliate Enrichment Grants are Due

Click here for link to Grants Applications