he 2019 MTNA National Conference is in the works! Plan now to attend the conference March 16–20. Renowned pianist Ingrid Fliter and the award-winning Transcontinental Saxophone Quartet will highlight the evening recitals. Alan Walker, preeminent Liszt and Chopin scholar, will present the keynote address based on his newest book, Fryderyk Chopin: A Life and Times. Pedagogy Saturday boasts five tracks: Entrepreneurism, Musician Wellness, Recreational Music Making, Teaching Artistry, and Teaching those with Special Needs. And, all the annual favorites like the Exhibit Hall, showcases and the MTNA National Student Competitions will be back! More plans are being finalized, so check back often for all the details.

Conference Planning Committee

Chair: Nicholas Phillips, NCTM, Eau Claire, Wisconsin
Scott Donald, NCTM, Austin, Texas
Diana Dumlavwalla, Tallahassee, Florida
Jody Graves, NCTM, Cheney, Washington
Gary L. Ingle, Cincinnati, Ohio (ex officio)
William Chapman Nyaho, NCTM, Normandy Park, Washington
Scott McBride Smith, NCTM, Lawrence, Kansas (ex officio)