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Errol Collins Award

7th Aug to 7th Aug - 9:00 am - 4:00 pm


This award is open to violin and viola students residing in NSW.  Maximum age limit is 23 years (inclusive) at the time of the award competition.

Winner of previous year is NOT eligible to enter the following year, but may enter again the year after that.

Full regulations and conditions here

Bookings https://www.trybooking.com/BSBWS

Closing date 30 July, 2021

MTA Piano Scholarships

7th Aug to 7th Aug - 9:00 am - 4:00 pm


This Scholarship is sponsored by the Newcastle Committee and is open to piano students residing in NSW.

Joyce Blewitt Award:  Grade 6-8 (or equivalent).  Maximum age limit for this award is 18 years.

Nan Price Memorial Scholarship:  Certificate and Diploma (or equivalent).  Maximum age limit is 23 years.

Closing date 30 July, 2021

Regulations and conditions here

Bookings https://www.trybooking.com/BSBWS

Wendy Ireland Award

7th Aug to 7th Aug - 9:00 am - 4:00 pm


This award is open to cello students residing in NSW.  Maximum age limit is 18 years (inclusive).  Maximum age will be determined at the office date of performance.

Winner of the previous year is NOT eligible to enter the following year but may enter again the year after that.

Full regulations and conditions here

Bookings https://www.trybooking.com/BSBWS

Closing date 30 July, 2021

Junior Music Festival Killara

15th Aug to 15th Aug - 12:30 pm - 5:00 pm
The Music Room, Killara


JMF Conditions 2021

The 2021 Junior Music Festival Killara will be held on August 15 at The Music Room, 131 Fiddens Wharf Road, Killara.  Entries will be accepted via TryBooking.
Please click on this link for entries https://www.trybooking.com/BRCWY

Due to Covid restrictions on audience members in all venues, tickets will be required to be pre-purchased for all audience members including children.  Audience tickets will not be available at the door.  Audience tickets are available through the Trybooking link.

Teachers please ensure you fill out one booking sheet per studio and make your parents aware of the new pre-purchased audience ticket requirements.

Full regulations and conditions are attached above.

If Covid restrictions are still in place on the advertised date a new date will be advised  to all entrants through Trybooking and on this page.

Student Concert Nowra

22nd Aug to 22nd Aug - 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm


 

STUDENT CONCERT SUNDAY 22nd August 2021 at 2p.m.

NOWRA SCHOOL OF ARTS BERRY ST NOWRA NSW

This performance opportunity provided by MTA NSW Illawarra Branch is open to all students of MTA members. Non-members’ students may also perform for a fee of $10.00 each. Non-members may have a limit on entries to allow members first preference at this concert. All instrumentalists and voice are welcomed, from beginners to advanced levels. Please organise your own accompanist – we can offer contact details if requested. Students may perform 2 pieces each, if time and programming permit. Please include performance durations to enable this.

Dress code: appropriate for performance.

COVID19 Restrictions & Regulations apply at time of Student Concert & as stipulated by facility Officer of the SCC LGA Council Community Hall Hire arrangements.

Limited number of guests, members, students and parents allowed – 70 maximum

i.e. QR CODE OR SIGN IN UPON ENTRY. Sanitising on entry & during concert as appropriate, sanitising piano seat, sanitizing AFTER each performance, distancing between guests is 1 person per 4sq metres required, bathroom 2 guests at any one time. Bring own water/drink – No shared food allowed. No buffet style food offered. Kitchen will Not be used.

All chairs, hard surfaces to be cleaned as per application to SHOALHAVEN CITY Council. Floors & other areas to be tidy & cleaned upon leaving.

Performers & Compere/s to use stage areas only for the presentation of the concert. Own microphone preferred. COVID19 restrictions will be checked on 10th August 2021 for changes.

Parents, students and friends are requested to assist to set-up chairs on day. Speak to your Teacher to confirm. Wheelchair/walker access available.

Concert Admission Fees: MTA Performing Students & Members: FREE

Non – MTA Performing Students: $10-00

Adults (incl. Non-Member Teachers): $10.00

Children and Concession: $7.00

Family: $20

Bookings:  https://www.trybooking.com/BSZKD

 

Adamstown Student Concert

26th Aug to 26th Aug - All Day
Adamstown Uniting Church, Adamstown


Junior Music Festival Hills District

29th Aug to 29th Aug - 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Inala School, Cherrybrook NSW


JMF Regulations 2021

The Junior Music Festival Hills District will be held on Sunday 29 August at Inala School, Castle Hill Road, Cherrybrook.  Registrations will be taken through TryBooking https://www.trybooking.com/BSRIY

Due to Covid restrictions on audience members all attendees will need to pre-purchase a ticket.  There is no charge for MTA members who wish to attend and these tickets are also available through Trybooking.

If Covid restrictions remain in place on the date advertised, a new date will be advised via TryBooking and through the website.

Conference 2021 - Inspire

24th Sep to 25th Sep - 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Zenith Theatre, Chatswood NSW


https://www.inspire2021.com.au/

Engaging workshops and presentations by leading guest speakers including Julie Spithill, Dr Jeanell Carrigan AM, Rachelle Schmidt-Adnum, Nick Peterson, Daphne Proietto, Anthony Chmiel, Patrick O’Donnell, Deborah Batley, Joanne Burrows, Michelle Leonard OAM, Paul Myatt, Dr Rita Crews OAM and Katie Zhukov

Keynote address by Australian composer George Palmer AM QC – Retired Justice of the Supreme Court of NSW
Opening address by Mark Coure MP

Registrations are open to members and non members of the Association

Fees – 2 day conference ticket – members $205 – non members $275
Fees – 1 day conference ticket – members $135 – non members $185

Full details of presentations and registrations here

For those needing accommodation the Mantra at Chatswood are offering a 15% discount.  This booking can only be made online.  Please contact the office for details on how to claim this discount.

Junior Music Festival Northern Beaches

17th Oct to 17th Oct - 12:30 pm - 5:00 pm
St Luke’s Grammar School, Bayview


JMF Regulations 2021

The Junior Music Festival Northern Beaches will be held at St Lukes Grammar School, Bayview Campus, 1977 Pittwater Road, Bayview.  Registrations will be taken through TryBooking https://www.trybooking.com/BTCVV

Due to Covid restrictions on audience members all attendees will need to pre-purchase a ticket.  There is no charge for MTA members who wish to attend and these tickets are also available through Trybooking.

If Covid restrictions remain in place on the date advertised, a new date will be advised via TryBooking and through the website.

Junior Music Festival Burwood

24th Oct to 24th Oct - 12:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Fitzroy Hall, Burwood


JMF Regulations 2021

The Junior Music Festival Hills District will be held on Sunday 24 October at Fitzroy Hall, Church Street, Burwood.

Registrations will be taken through TryBooking https://www.trybooking.com/BTCWF

Due to Covid restrictions on audience members all attendees will need to pre-purchase a ticket.  There is no charge for MTA members who wish to attend and these tickets are also available through Trybooking.

If Covid restrictions remain in place on the date advertised, a new date will be advised via TryBooking and through the website.

Adamstown Student Concerts

28th Oct to 28th Oct - All Day
Adamstown Uniting Church, Adamstown