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Musical America's 2015-16 Guide To Music SchoolsSeptember 1, 2015
 Musical America editors have selected top schools from the 1,223 educational institutions in its database of music schools. Each pick contains information such as audition requirements, post-graduate assistance programs, number of full time and adjunct faculty and number of scholarships awarded. To see this year's guide free of charge, click here.
An Identity Theft Solution For MTNA MembersAugust 25, 2015
 Identity theft and the fraud that follows has been the top consumer complaint in the U.S. for the last 15 years. The time and money it takes to undo the damage is often overwhelming. MTNA’s Member Insurance Program offers an industry-leading solution: IDShield identity theft protection.
International Songwriting Competition July 20, 2015
e International Songwriting Competition (ISC) gives away more than $150,000 in cash and prizes (shared among 68 winners) including an overall Grand Prize consisting of $25,000 (US) cash and $30,000 in merchandise and services. In addition to prizes, winners gain recognition, press, kudos and more career opportunities. Open to both amateur and professional songwriters, ISC offers 22 categories to enter, representing all genres of popular music.
Global “Allianz Junior Music Camp 2015”June 30, 2015
 The third edition of the Lang Lang International Music Foundation's Allianz Junior Music Camp will take place in Vienna, Austria, November 18–24, 2015. The camp provides an outstanding opportunity for ten young talented pianists up to 14 years of age from around the globe to become International Music Ambassadors and perform/work together with world-acclaimed pianist Lang Lang.  
USF-PAMA Piano Pedagogy SymposiumApril 21, 2015
 The University of South Florida (USF) School of Music in collaboration with the Performing Arts Medicine Association (PAMA) and The Music Gallery present the second Piano Pedagogy Symposium “Touch and Tone in Mindful Pianists" on October 16 and 17, 2015, on the campus of USF. The symposium will focus on on awareness of the mind-body connection in learning, teaching and playing the piano.