Edward Mirzoyan ~ tuning, regulating, repair ~ 323-528-5387 Steinway Piano Gallery ~ West Hollywood ~ www.steinwaywesthollywood.com Mark Schmidt Piano Service ~ PTG craftsman member, concert tuning by ear, repairs and regulation ~ 818-764-4477 ~ markstune@dslextreme.com Keyboard Concepts ~ www.keyboardconcepts.com
Hollywood Piano Company

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to
MTACSFEV.org

 

The website of the
Music Teachers' Association of California
San Fernando East Valley Branch 

Promoting excellence in music education and
celebrating the joy of music for students and teachers

 



Scholarship Competition Winners
MTAC San Fernando East Valley Branch 2015

Instrumental Category I
Second Prize: Melissa Yang (Laura Halladay)

Instrumental Category II
First Prize: Kiyan Parvaresh (Tamara Gyulnazarova)
Second Prize: Angelina Kim (Tamara Gyulnazarova)

Piano Category I
First Prize: Sharon Hurvitz (Mark Richman)
Second Prize: Grace Moore (Nobuyo Nishizaka)

Piano Category II
First Prize: Jonathan Po (Mark Richman)
Second Prize: May Schuberg (He-Lyun Chung)

Piano Category III
First Prize: Andre Nguyen (He-Lyun Chung)
Second Prize: Kristine Lu (He-Lyun Chung)
Honorable Mention: Sarah Krausz (Jean Deutsch)


 

Our esteemed member, Kim O'Reilly, recorded many of the piano solo CD's which accompany Alfred Music Publishing Company's repertoire books. We are very proud to provide a link which will access these products:


Meetings

September 8 (Monday) – Certificate of Merit & General Meeting       Piano Play

September 28 (Sunday) - Certificate of Merit (Winds)   Francine Ross-Pancost's Home
 
December 2 (Tuesday) - Holiday Brunch & YAG Concert    Dilara Khalilova's Home

May 12 (Tuesday) - Teachers’ Recital & General & Nominating Meeting Kim O'Reilly's Home

June 22 (Monday) - Planning & Installation Meeting    Piano Play

Recitals, Festivals and Competitions  2014/15

October 19– General Recital "Pops and Beginners"  Los Angeles Valley College
Registration deadline October 6
Chairperson: Michael Paul
Assistant: Teachers of performing students may be asked to assist on the day of the recital

November 2 - Mark Richman Masterclass 4:00 to 6:00PM  Pasadena Steinway
Chairperson: Mark Richman

November 16 - Contemporary Festival  Hollywood Piano
Registration Deadline October 27
Chairperson: Gillian Smith
Assistant: Rita Hovanesian

January 18 – General Recital Keyboard Concepts in Van Nuys
Registration Deadline January 5
Chairperson: Anahit Sevoyan
Assistants: Teachers of performing students may be asked to assist on the day of the recital

January 25 – Fund-Raiser Concert First Presbyterian Church of Encino
Chairperson: Paul Pitman
Assistants: Valeria Danielyan, Dilara Khalilova Arjang Hedayati and others

February 15 – Classical / Romantic Festival Los Angeles Valley College
Registration Deadline January 26
Chairperson: Kim O’Reilly
Assistant: Meg Falk

March 1 - Certificate of Merit (Strings) Piano Play
Scheduling Coordinators: Sharon Shaheed and Pam Prasarttongosoth
String Coordinator: Hillary Smith

March 8 - Certificate of Merit (Winds) Glendale Adventist Academy
Registration Deadline October 31
Chairperson: Francine Pancost (Winds)

March 14 and 15 - Certificate of Merit (Piano) Los Angeles Valley College
Registration Deadline October 31
Chairperson: Sharon Shaheed
Assistant: Pam Prasarttongosoth

March 29 - Honors Festival Los Angeles Valley College
Registration Deadline March 23
Chairperson: Roger Eshleman
Assistants: Laura Halladay & Meg Falk

April 12 – Bach Festival  12:00-4:00PM Pasadena Steinway
Registration Deadline March 23
Chairperson: Nobuyo Nishizaka
Assistant: Mariko Urushidani

May 17 - Scholarship Competition  at Keyboard Concepts in Van Nuys
Registration Deadline April 27
Chairperson: Mark Richman
Assistant: Sumitra Nanjundan

10 May   – Southern California Junior Bach Regional Festival Steinway Pasadena
Chairperson: Nobuyo Nishizaka will organize two assistants to help with the regional festival from those teachers who have students participating. If participating teachers are unwilling to assist at the regional, if asked, their students may not participate.

May 31 – Spring Festival - General Recital & Scholarship Winners Award Performance Hollywood Piano
Registration Deadline May 18
Chairperson: Regina Verteym
Assistant: Aziza Syed

July 3rd  to July 7th – MTAC Convention   Fairmont San Jose

General Recital registration/fee deadline is the Monday 13 days before the event (postmarked by that day).

Festival and Competition registration/fee deadline is the Monday 20 days before the event (postmarked by that day).