PPMTA Competitive Historical Era Festival - Mentorship for PPMTA teachers provide during the competition. Where to start? If you are a PPMTA member and would like to have a better understanding as a teacher of how to prepare and give your students an opportunity to take part in the competitions provided by this organization, take part in the mentorship provided on Saturday, March 3, at 9:00, 10:00, and 11:00 am, and 2:00 and 3:00 pm at First Christian Church, 16 E. Platt. With an experienced PPMTA teacher you will observe an audition, and have opportunity to ask questions in a small group context. Sign up by contacting Dawn Remtema firstname.lastname@example.org , text 201-2363, or call 598-2737. Morning times are for piano only, and afternoon include both piano and voice auditions.
COMPETITIVE HISTORICAL ERA FESTIVAL SEE REGISTRATION LINK ABOVE - AVAILABLE AND OPEN NOW!
Date: March 3-4, 2018Entry Fee: $25.00 per student entry Online Entries & Payments Due: Location: First Christian Church Graner Music Recital Hall Note this change!: Friday, January 26, 2018 16 E. Platte 4460 Barnes Road 10 PM Colorado Springs, CO 80903 Colorado Springs, CO 80918 Chairs: Dawn Remtema (719) 598-2737 or email@example.com Carol Jilling, NCTM (719) 598-2689 or firstname.lastname@example.org
The purpose of the Competitive Historical Era Festival is to foster the understanding, study, and performance of music from the different eras of music history.
Students will perform two memorized pieces from two different historical eras: Baroque, Classical, Romantic, Impressionistic, and Contemporary. A Composer/Period Classification List from MTNA is provided by using this link: Composer Classifications. The Committee will use this list for approving classification of literature. Any composer not listed must meet the approval of the Festival Committee.
Please call a chair if you have questions regarding the classification of a composer. Only original music is allowed. Literature must be standard repertoire. Pop or rock tunes are not included. A movement of a sonata, suite, or the like, is considered one selection. A Theme and Variations must be performed in its entirety and is considered one selection. A Prelude and Fugue may be considered as one selection; or a Prelude as one selection; or a Fugue as one selection.
Piano: There is no specific list of approved composers or compositions. Voice: Students and teachers should choose age-appropriate songs from material such as folk songs, art songs, Italian arias, or theater songs from legitimate music theater productions and musicals. No pop songs are allowed. Class IV students are strongly encouraged to sing one song in a foreign language. Students in Primer and Class I may enter with songs of contrasting styles from the same historical era. Teachers may accompany their students. Music must be provided for the vocal judge. Instrumentalists (strings, brass, and woodwinds): There is no specific list of approved composers or compositions. Student Ensembles: Consists of two or more student performers in any combination of disciplines such as piano or voice; duets/trios/quartets; keyboard ensembles; and instrumentalists. Teachers may accompany their students, but only student accompanists will be adjudicated as part of the ensemble. Memorization is not required.
Date: Saturday, March 3, 2018Entry Fee: $15.00 per student entry Location: Graner Music Recital Hall Online Entries & Payments Due: 4460 Barnes Road Wednesday, February 7, 2018, 7 PM Colorado Springs, CO Chairs: Sylvia Holt, NCTM (719) 228-1585 or email@example.com Dee Boatman (719) 488-9476 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Students will perform one memorized piece in a recital format for this non-competitive festival. This festival is open to piano, voice, instruments, and ensembles. Memorization is not required for ensembles. Two pianos will be available. Non-member teachers and students welcome! Click below to download complete information.