Chairperson: Wei-Yuh Christina Xie Email: MTNAcompetitions@njmta.com
New Jersey State MTNA Competitions
Date and Location: TBA
MTNA Junior Performance Competitions sponsored by:
MTNA Senior Performance Competitions sponsored by:
MTNA Young Artist Performance Competitions sponsored by:
MTNA Chamber Music Performance Competition sponsored by:
Chopin Awards sponsored by:
Refer to www.mtna.org for any additional information.
Application Deadline: Mid-September 2018. The exact date TBA in May 2018.
Intent: The intent of the composition competition sponsored by the Music Teachers National Association is to encourage creativity and self-expression in student musicians through the art of composing and to recognize their achievements as well as the significant work of their teachers.
Awards: Winners of the state competition will proceed to the Eastern Division competition. Winners of the division competition will proceed to the National competition.
How to Enter: The application with computer-generated PDF score and MIDI file must be submitted online. Other audio file formats cannot be accepted. Handwritten scores will not be accepted. All submissions must meet the Entrant Requirements and Teacher Requirements. Go online to www.mtna.org/competitions for rules and applications.Fees: Elementary (age 5-10) $55
(Entrants should be of age as of January 1, 2018.)