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Recitals, Festivals &
Scholarship Competition


Scholarship Competition

October General Recital - "Pops and Beginners"

The 2016 General Recital is scheduled to take place Sunday Oct 30 at 1:30 Los Angeles Valley College. If necessary, we will have a second recital that will probably begin around 2:45-3:00.
Fee: $15 Duet: $20 due by October 19 (postmark)
Chairperson: Michael Paul
General Pops and Beginners Recital Flyer
MTACSFEV Recital Form - October 2016

Contemporary Festival

The 2017 Contemporary Festival will take place
on January 8th from 1-4pm at Los Angeles Valley College
$25 fees due by December 19 (postmark)
Chairperson: Nobuyo Nishizaka
Assistants: Mariko Urushidani and Arjang Heydayati
Contemporary Festival Application
Contemporary Festival Results

January General and Beginners Recital

The 2017 January General Recital will take place on January 22 at Keyboard Concepts in Van Nuys
$15 fee is due by January 9, 2017 (postmark)
Chairperson: Valeria Danielyan
Assistant: Alla Arutunyan
Assistant: Teachers of performing students may be asked to assist on the day of the recital
MTACSFEV Recital Form - January 2017

Classical & Romantic FestivalClassical & Romantic Music

The 2017 Classical and Romantic Festival will take place on February 12 at Los Angeles Valley College
$25 fees due by January 23, 2017 (postmark)
Chairperson: Kim O'Reilly
Assistant: Meg Falk
Classical-Romantic Festival Application


Certificate of Merit Certificate of Merit

March 5, 2017 -  CM for Strings Instruments (Time TBC)
Piano Play Music Systems
Chairperson: Hillary Smith
Assistant: Christopher Ahn
Registration Deadline October 31

March 5, 2017 -  CM for Winds Instruments (Time TBC)
Glendale Adventist Academy (700 Kimlin Drive)
Chair: Denia Bradshaw
Assistant: Francine Ross-Pancost
Registration Deadline October 31

March 12 and 19, 2017 -  CM for Piano 7am-6pm
Piano Play Music Systems
Chair: Sharon Shaheed
Assistant: Pam Prasarttongosoth
Registration Deadline October 31

For more info please visit the Certificate of Merit page


Certifcate of Merit Honors Festival

The 2017 CM Honors Festival will take place on April 2 at Los Angeles Valley College
Co-Chairpersons - Roger Eshleman, Laura Halladay & Constance Kuhne
1st Registration Deadline March 24
2nd Registration Deadline March 27

The Festival is for students who were awarded honors in the Certificate of Merit program. There is no enrollment fee for participation in this festival.

To qualify for Branch Honors, students must:


Southern California Junior Bach FestivalBach

The aim of the Southern California Junior Bach Festival is to celebrate and cultivate knowledge and understanding of the music of Johann Sebastian Bach. Through festivals, lectures, master classes, recitals and concerts, SCJBF offers many opportunities for musical growth to the best of Southern California's young instrumentalists and vocalists.

The 2017 San Fernando East Valley Branch Bach Festival will be March 26 or April 9, (Time TBC)
Location:  Steinway Beverly Hills  
Registration deadline: March 13, 2017.
Chairperson: Kathleen Rabun
Assistant: Aziza Syed

The 2017 Southern California Junior Bach Regional Festival is May 14 at Steinway Pasadena
Chairperson: Kathleen Rabun 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

For more information and to register please visit:

List of Bach Festival Winners




The 2017 Scholarship Competition will take place on April 23 (Time TBC) at Beverly Hills Steinway or Pasadena Steinway
$20 fees due by April 3 (postmark)
Chairperson: Mark Richman
Assistant: Tamara Gyulnazarova
Music Scholarship Competition Application



Spring Festival - General Recital/Scholarship Winners Award Performance

The 2017 Spring Festival will take place May 7 at Valley College
$15 fee due by April 24 (postmark)
Chairperson: Regina Verteym
Assistant: Nicole Nale
List of Scholarship Competition Winners