CSMTA Student Events

All students of AMTA members are invited to also participate in the following CSMTA sponsored events.  For more information please visit their website at http://www.comusicteachers.net/studentprograms

* Rising Star Festival:
2019 Registration deadline: March 2, 2019 (all participants)
Registration: http://rs.comusicteachers.com/
Western Slope Preliminaries*: Saturday, April 6, 2019 
Location: Colorado Mesa University, Grand Junction
Location: TBA, Durango
Front Range Preliminaries and Finals: April 13, 2019
Location: Lamont School of Music, University of Denver
Chair: Harumi Shiraishi    etude42day@gmail.com
This student event is open to students of CSMTA member and non-member teachers. Two categories: Competitive Stars & Non-Competitive Stars. Four divisions: Solo Piano, Solo Voice, Solo Instrument & Ensemble.

This student event is open to students of CSMTA member and non-member teachers. Two categories: Competitive Stars & Non-Competitive Stars. Four divisions: Solo Piano, Solo Voice, Solo Instrument & Ensemble.

For complete information and rules check the CSMTA Student Activities Handbook

* CSMTA Concerto Competition:
Event Description:  http://comusicteachers.net/concertocompetition
Online application deadline: March 8, 2019
Winners’ concert date: Sunday, May 19, 2019 3:00pm Matinee  
Orchestra: Aurora Symphony Orchestra
Location: Aurora Fox Theatre, 9900 E. Colfax Avenue, Aurora
Ages: 8-19 (Piano), 13-19 (Strings)
2019 Event Chair: Dr. Jooeun Pak jpak14@msudenver.edu
See below for the requirements for the 2019 Concerto Competition. Please refer to the online registration form and the CSMTA Student Activities Handbookfor more information on recording submissions and other guidelines.

* MTNA Competitions:  
Event Description:   http://comusicteachers.net/mtnacompetitionEvent Date: Saturday, October 20, 2018
Location: College of Music. University of Colorado - Boulder
                 18th St, Boulder, CO 80302
Application deadline: Wednesday, September 12 at 3:00pm Eastern Time
Chair: Dr. Alejandro Cremaschi, NCTM   acremaschi@comusicteachers.net

MTNA sponsors a national competition in performance and composition that is open to members and non-members. Each state association is responsible for holding and staffing the first round of competitions. CSMTA holds their MTNA Competition in October and volunteers are needed to help as Inside Monitors, Outside Monitors, Registration and Hospitality. To volunteer at the CSTMA MTNA Competition, please contact the Colorado MTNA Competition Chair listed above.

* STA (Student Theory Assessment)    

Event Description:  http://comusicteachers.net/sta
2019 STA Event dates/locations: 
Western Slope Rising Stars Festival: April 6, 2019
at Colorado Mesa University, Grand Junction
and Durango (location: TBA)
Front Range Rising Stars Festival: April 13, 2019
at University of Denver, Lamont School of Music, Denver
Registration/Test order deadline: Postmarked by February 15, 2019
Mail to Chair at: 6670 Sky Hawk Court, Colorado Springs, CO  80919
KITS Website: www.keynotetheory.com
Chair: Linda Densmore  lindadensmore@comcast.net

Master Class Activity
Event Description:https://www.comusicteachers.net/masterclass
Date: May 30 – June 1

Location: Regis University, Denver
Application Deadline: April 15, 2019
Chair: Elle Tyler   elle.g.tyler@gmail com
The 2019 CSMTA Master Class will take place during the CSMTA 2019 State Conference, which takes place May 30-June 1, 2019 at Regis University.