Several Local Associations are offering workshops on pieces featured on the 2020 MMTA Piano Contest Materials List. Teachers who enter students in the Piano Contest are not required to attend these workshops. Workshops are provided for educational purposes and to offer perspective about the pieces.
We Need Your Help to Increase Access to Music Lessons for Lower-Income Families
The Minnesota Legislature is entering its final negotiations for 2019, and we urgently need your help to increase access to music lessons and programs!
MMTA Foundation offers Teacher, District and Local Association Grants, Travel Grants for Minnesota winners of MTNA state and division performance competitions, and Monetary Awards for students who have demonstrated superior achievement in MMTA educational exams. Additional achievement awards include the Young Artist Winner, Student Composition Winner and Student of the Year. Below are some grant that have upcoming deadlines. Apply today!
Robert Schmitt Professional Development Grants
120th Annual MMTA Convention
June 9-11, 2019 Crowne Plaza AiRE Bloomington MN
MMTA is committed to keeping its workbooks up to date. The MMTA Theory Committee has provided MMTA with a new edition of Theory Level 3 that will be used to pair with MMTA testing in fall of 2019.
Have leftover copies of the 2015 edition? Don't worry, a supplement has been prepared to make all copies of theory 3 compatible with the new theory tests! It's free to download to teachers and students alike:
Thank you to all of our members who make our theory program a success as it continues to improve!