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Music for All Summer SymposiumMarch 26, 2015
 The Music for All Summer Symposium, presented by Yamaha Corporation of America, offers a week-long, immersive camp from June 22–June 27 at Ball State University for high school students, band directors, new teachers and parents to amplify their leadership practices, performance techniques and character building skills.
TakeLessons.com Music Gear GiveawayMarch 17, 2015
 TakeLessons.com is giving away 3 Guitar Center gift cards for $2000, $1000 and $500. To enter, contestants simply submit an essay of 250 words or less on the topic “How has music changed your life?" Please describe a specific example and share what music means to you.
Main Line MTA Celebrates 40 YearsFebruary 6, 2015
 In September 2014, the Main Line Music Teachers Association, a local affilate of MTNA and the Pennsylvania MTA, celebrated their 40th anniversary in Malvern, Pennsylvania, with members and guests honoring the association and its leaders by taking a look back at their past with a slide show, sharing memories and giving testimonials. The president of MLMTA is Beth Peazzoni. MLMTA was founded in 1974 with a handful of piano teachers gathered at the home of first president and long-time member Marguerite Pond. 
USF PAMA: Caring for Artists & Arts that HealJanuary 6, 2015
 Presented by the University of South Florida in Collaboration with the Performing Arts Medicine Association, "Caring for Artists & Arts that Heal" will take place February 27-March 1, 2015, on the campus of USF in Tampa, Florida.
SFCM's New Technology And Applied Composition ProgramOctober 22, 2014
 San Francisco Conservatory of Music (SFCM) has launched a new Technology and Applied Composition program, an undergraduate degree offering a curriculum integrating compositional craft with music technology. It aims to prepare composers in the fields of concert music, sound design and film and game scoring.