Rules for Competitive Events

General 1. Parents and students who participate in a competitive event are not allowed to contact the chair under any circumstances. All communication with the chair must be done through the participating teacher. 2. Teachers may not identify their own students from the application postmark deadline of the competition through the date of the event, until the […]

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Teacher Event Information

Outlines: Teacher Responsibilities Judge Guidelines Monitor Instructions Rules for Competitive Events Fees and Awards for NVMTA Events Program Acknowledgement of Steinway Piano Gallery   Forms: Check Request Event Activity Report Teacher Referral Registration Form

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Chair Event Information

Competition Resource and Information Chairman James Litzelman maintains a list of judges suitable for NVMTA competitive piano events and keeps records of the judges used for each event, so that over the years participating piano students benefit from exposure to the comments of a number of experts. MTNA Event Liability Insurance: http://mtna.org/media/16745/generalliability.pdf To ensure liability coverage, event chairs should fill out […]

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Musical Theater Competition

NVMTA Musical Theater Judged Recital DATE and PLACE: Sunday, November 11, 2018 2:00 – 5:30 p.m. Woman’s Club of Arlington, 700 S. Buchanan St., Arlington, VA DEADLINES: Registration Deadline: Thursday, October 25, 2018. NVMTA reserves the right to close registration early if the number of students entered exceeds 35. All fees must be paid online through mtfest.com by October […]

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WCA Info

Reservations and Teacher Guidelines Email Rachel Harmatuk (rhpianostudio@hotmail.com) to reserve the Woman’s Club of Arlington, 700 S Buchanan Street, Arlington, VA 22204. Include the following: Name Mailing Address Phone Number Date and Day of Week Requested Room Requested (upstairs only or up and downstairs if you are having a reception) Hours Requested (Include set-up and clean-up time in hours requested. The start time of your […]

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Guidelines For Judges

Judges must agree to abide by the rules of the competition. Written comments: Criticism should be offered in a constructive manner with specific suggestions for improvement. It is helpful for the student to know what you liked about a performance as well as what improvements could be made. Personal preferences for specific editions, ornamentation, articulation, etc. […]

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Piano Ensemble Competition & Festival

DATE AND PLACE April 28, 2018 First Christian Church, 6165 Leesburg Pike, Falls Church, VA 22044 DEADLINES Registration Deadline: March 5, 2018 All fees are paid online through mtfest.com by this date. FEE $26 per ensemble entry. All fees are nonrefundable. APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS 1. Please register at mtfest.com 2. Pay fee online through mtfest.com. Click on Billing, then click on the $ next to the […]

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Northern District Auditions

DATE AND PLACE Saturday, June 2, 2018 George Mason University, 4400 University Drive, Musical Theater Building (MTB), Fairfax, VA 22030 DEADLINES: Registration Deadline: April 26, 2018 All fees are paid online through mtfest.com by this date. FEE $27.00 for all levels. All fees are nonrefundable. APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS 1. Please register at mtfest.com. Be very specific listing piece titles, including opus or Hob. numbers, keys, […]

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Concerto Competition & Festival: Woodwinds

DATE AND PLACE Saturday, February 17, 2018, 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. First Christian Church of Falls Church 6165 Leesburg Pike Falls Church, VA 22044 REGISTRATION DEADLINE Registration Deadline: January 25, 2018 |All fees are paid online through mtfest.com by this date. FEE $32.00. All fees are nonrefundable. CHAIR Albert Hunt CO-CHAIRS Nancy Genovese, Robert Little APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS 1. Please register at mtfest.com 2. Pay fee online through mtfest.com. Click on […]

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Concerto Competition: Piano

DATE AND PLACE Saturday-Sunday, January 20-21, 2018, Woman’s Club of Arlington, 700 S. Buchanan Street, Arlington, VA REGISTRATION DEADLINE Registration Deadline: December 7, 2017. All fees are paid online through mtfest.com by this date. FEES $32. All fees are non-refundable. APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS 1. Please register at mtfest.com. Registration will open on November 15 and will close on December 8. 2. Pay fees online through mtfest.com. Click […]

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