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Dorothy Yan

May 13th, 2015|Dorothy|

Piano Student Levels: Intermediate to Early Advanced Student Ages: Eight and up Dorothy Yan is a graduate of the University of Texas at San Antonio with a Masters Degree in Piano Performance and Pedagogy and a Bachelors Degree in Piano Performance. She had the privilege of studying piano with Dr. Kasandra Keeling and worked closely [...]

San Antonio Music Teachers Association Celebrates 100 Years

May 13th, 2015|Uncategorized|

By NATHAN CONE • APR 17, 2015 The group was founded one hundred years ago at the St. Anthony Hotel in downtown San Antonio, and on March 30, 2015, today’s members—and some of their talented students—gathered to celebrate the occasion with words and music. Hundreds of children in San Antonio and the surrounding area [...]

Notes from the President

May 11th, 2015|Uncategorized|

Dear SAMTA members, I hope everyone's semester is off to a great start! We had a wonderful first meeting. Members of the SAMTA board were introduced and Dr. Kasandra Keeling from UTSA presented the selections for the 2015 UTSA / SAMTA Contemporary Piano Competition. The October 17th meeting featured Artina McCain from Texas Lutheran University; [...]

TMTA World of Music Test

May 11th, 2015|TEST|

TMTA World of Music Test Ginny Godsey, chair 210.523.5803 Test date:                                            March 28, 2015 Location:                                             Home/studio of Ginny Godsey 6511 Pecan Acres Drive San Antonio, TX 78240 Entry deadline:                                   February 14, 2015 Fee:                                                     $7.50 Entry forms are available on the SAMTA website or from the chair. ELIGIBILITY 1.         Any Student Affiliate member, [...]

TMTA Local Performance Contest

May 11th, 2015|Contest|

TMTA Local Performance Contest  Peter Steigerwald, chair                             830.279.8557   Local Contest date:                      Saturday, March 14, 2015 Location:                                       Musical Arts Center of San Antonio 12732 Cimarron Path, 78249 Entry Deadline:                             January 31, 2015 Local Entry Fee:                           $20 (Grades 7-12) $25 (post-12 Young Artist) Make one check payable to SAMTA. Additional fees will be paid if advancing [...]

TMTA Publication Contest

May 11th, 2015|Contest|

TMTA Publication Contest Dorothy Yan 281.323.9825 Entry Deadline:           December 15, 2014 (postmark) Entry fee:                $12.00 Application available on SAMTA website Guidelines This Student Affiliate activity is for grades 1-Post 12. There is no theory requirement for this competition. Any number of articles may be submitted.  Teachers entering more than one student are urged to have students [...]

TMTA Original Composition Contest

May 11th, 2015|Contest|

TMTA Original Composition Contest Dorothy Yan 281.323.9825 Entry deadline:                                   November 5, 2015 Local entry fee:                                   $8 Original Composition Recital:             January 18, 2015 at 3:00pm Morning Side Manor, 2201 St. Cloud 78201 Entrants must be Student Affiliate members and must pass the TMTA Theory Test.   Consult your TMTA Student Affiliate Handbook for information about contest divisions, [...]

TMTA Theory Test

May 11th, 2015|TEST|

A statewide theory test is offered twice a year to Student Affiliate members.  Taking and passing the theory test is a basic requirement for many other Student Affiliate activities. Entry fee:                                           $11.00 per student Zelda Meneses-Reus, NCTM, chair 210.416.4673 FALL TESTING INFORMATION Entry Deadline:                                     Friday, September 26, 2014 Test Date:     [...]

SAMTA Winter Festival

May 11th, 2015|TEST|

SAMTA Winter Festival Sponsored by Rolling Oaks Mall and Steinway Piano Gallery Heather Stagg, chair 210-722-5472 There are two sections to this event and students may enter one or both sections. T-Shirt Design Contest The winning design will appear on the official T-Shirt & receive a $25.00 check. Performance at Rolling Oaks Mall Each [...]