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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.

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.