August 7, 2017

The Great MMTA Get-Together

The following events have been planned for the Great MMTA Get-Together on Sept. 8.  We will keep you updated on any additional events around the state.  Each location is encouraged to do a group photo with an "I love MMTA!" poster.

Contact Kay Hawkins if you would like to add an event on Sept. 8 to celebrate MMTA.

April 18, 2017

2017 MMTA Volunteer of the Year

The MMTA Volunteer of the Year could be that person who has cheerfully and generously served on countless committees or boards, or served as chairperson with dedication. It could be that person who provides support and encouragement to individual members and is dedicated to providing students with the very best musical experiences possible. Your candidate could be an enthusiastic person who is very active in his/her local organization who helps to develop opportunities for professional growth for Local Associations and MMTA members. 

February 28, 2017

MTNA Conference Dinner

Minnesota is part of MTNA's West Central Division.  Any members who attend the 2017 MTNA National Conference in Baltimore are invited to an annual meeting and dinner.  
Event details from WCD Director Dr. Beth Klingenstein, NCTM:

January 10, 2017

MTNA Competitions - Division-Level Winners

Below are the results for the Divisional Competition of the MTNA Auditions.   Minnesota did very well!  Congratulations to students and teachers!  Winning students will compete at the MTNA National Conference in March.


West Central Junior Performance Piano – 6 entries

Winner            Shuen Wu (MN)                      Piano               Alexander Braginsky


West Central Junior Performance Strings – 6 entries

November 15, 2016

MTNA Competitions - State-Level Winners

Minnesota Junior Composition - 1 entry

Representative            Ava Marquette       (Teacher:  Chrisanne Holm)         


Minnesota Junior Performance Piano - 10 entries

Winner            Shuen Wu     (Teacher:  Alexander Braginsky)  

Alternate         Joseph Caswell     (Teacher:  Paul Wirth)      

Honorable mention     Margaret Wang      (Teacher:  Alexander Braginsky)  


Minnesota Junior Performance String - 2 entries