I am writing to invite you to participate in the 2016 KMTA Composers Recital, which will be held during the KMTA State Conference at the Transylvania University in Lexington (November 5 – 6). This annual event is a wonderful opportunity to share your work with a large group of teachers and […]

KMTA Conference Call for Composers


The Bluegrass Area Music Teachers Association has released information for this year’s Nathaniel Patch Piano Competition, which is scheduled to take place on April 29, 2017, at the University of Kentucky in Lexington. Participation is open to any elementary, middle, or high school age piano students. There are four different […]

2017 Nathaniel Patch Piano Competition



kmta state conference
KMTA members and Kentucky MTNA Collegiate Chapters are invited to submit proposals for the 2017 KMTA State Conference! The 2017 State Conference and Competitions will be held at Transylvania University in Lexington, Kentucky November 3-6, 2017. Collaborative sessions, as well as presentations applicable to all instruments, are strongly encouraged. You […]

Call for Session Proposals – 2017 KMTA State Conference


Morning Session 9:00-12:00   This is a great opportunity for students to play for the EKU Piano Faculty. Free and open to any student. To enroll your students, please send names of students, ages of students, and contact information to:    bernardo.scarambone@eku.edu      Deadline for entries:  2/25/17     Name […]

EKU Piano Day – March 4, 2017!



KMTA is looking for a new logo, and we need your help! If you have some thoughts or an idea for a great logo design – please let us know by submitting it to us using this form! The KMTA board will look through all of our submissions and pick […]

KMTA Announces Logo Competition


Dear KMTA Members, It is time to vote! And before you think I am living in the past, let me clarify: I am talking about our KMTA elections for the national office. As a member, you have the right to choose our leadership. Please take a moment to visit MTNA’s homepage […]

Vote for MTNA National Officers!



Here is some information on the Winter Pedagogy conference coming up: https://www.facebook.com/Northern-Kentucky-Winter-Piano-Pedagogy-Conference-296783238764/?fref=nf And here is the final program for this year’s Pedagogy Conference on Saturday, February 4. We hope you are able to join us in Greaves Hall at the Northern Kentucky University School of the Arts. The Conference is co-sponsored by […]

Winter Pedagogy Conference Information


On behalf of Music Teachers National Association, I would like to congratulate all of the finalists in this year’s Composition Competition. Music Teachers National Association is pleased to announce the final results of the national competition. Elementary:Winner: Angelina Zheng, Student of Su-Shing Chiu, CA, SouthwestSecond Place: Jonah Gharib, Student of […]

MTNA National Competition Winners Announced!