Tuesday, April 5, 2016


8:00–9:00 a.m.

Exhibitor Showcases

  • Hal Leonard Corporation; SASR (Standard Assessment of Sight Reading); The Royal Conservatory Music Development Program; Vienna International, Inc.

9:00 a.m.–5:30 p.m.

Exhibit Hall

9:15–10:45 a.m.

Piano Master Class

  • Seymour Bernstein, NCTM

11:00 a.m.–12:00 noon

Competitions Open Meeting

Composer Commissioning Open Meeting

Alberto Ginastera 100th Birthday Anniversary

  • Eduardo Delgado

Creative Strategies For The Worship Pianist

  • Victor Labenske, NCTM

Intermediate Piano Master Class

  • Barbara Fast, NCTM

The Piano As Chamber Music: Drama And Dialogue In The Piano Duets Of Mozart Schubert And Debussy

  • Ena Bronstein Barton; Phyllis A. Lehrer, NCTM

The Trouble With Transfer Students: Tips For Transitioning Without Tears Or Fears

  • Elizabeth Gutierrez, NCTM

12:00 noon–12:45 p.m.

Simply Stretch

  • Jacqueline Herbein, NCTM

12:00 noon–1:00 p.m.

Exhibit Hall Time

Poster Sessions

1:00–2:00 p.m.

Annual Business Meeting Of The Association

Exhibitor Showcases

  • Alfred Music; Faber Piano Adventures; Neil A. Kjos Music Company; Yamaha Corporation of America

2:15–3:15 p.m.

Collaborative Performance Forum Meeting

College Faculty Forum Meeting

130 Strategies For Effective Teaching

  • Julie Knerr

Creating Magic In The Unexpected: Same Goals—Different Accents!

  • Ingrid Clarfield, NCTM; Peter Mack, NCTM

I Want To Practice! Fostering Intrinsic Motivation And The Joy Of Learning

  • Ann M. Gipson, NCTM

“Without Intensity There Is No Great Art”: The Legacy Of Adele Marcus

  • Jennifer Hayghe

3:30–5:00 p.m.

Winners Concert: National Winners Of The MTNA Young Artist Performance And Composition Competitions Winners

5:00–6:00 p.m.

Certification Reception

8:00 p.m.

Emanuel Ax Recital