to Mar 14

M.A.P. at SMU

Music Artistry Program (formerly Adjudications)

Location:  SMU

Students perform 2 pieces for the Visiting Artist, who gives constructive feedback.  Winners are chosen to perform at a MAP Honors Recital on 3/17 (Sunday).

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6:30 PM18:30

Spring Studio Recital

This is Spring Recital Week.  Private lessons as scheduled--please note that these will be the last private lessons of the quarter.  Next week will be National Guild and last Group Lessons.

Location:  Panorama, Quinault Auditorium

Time:  6:30-7:30pm

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3:45 PM15:45

K-3rd grade Group Lesson!

New Group Class!

This group lesson is for students age Kindergarten to 3rd grade. Friday, 3:45-4:30. Please pick up your student promptly at 4:30, thank you!

Come prepared to share a piece with your piano group! We will also have some music theory games, composer stories and snacks!

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10:30 AM10:30

National Guild Auditions, June 5

National Guild Auditions:  Tuesday, June 5, 2018

All students are playing at the National Level--this means 7 memorized pieces and 3 technical phases, 10 items all together.  This is quite an accomplishment!  

Time:  10:30am-6pm, schedule will be posted.  

Location (please note change!):  825 Legion Way Suite C3


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to Mar 19

Music Artistry Program - M.A.P. & Group Lesson Week: Thursday, March 15!

Annual Adjudications at St. Martin's University.  Adjudications are now called "Music Artistry Program" or M.A.P.!

Each student will present two pieces for a master teacher/visiting artist.  Top students will perform at the Honors Recital on March 25.

****DATE and TIME:  Our M.A.P. date is THURSDAY, MARCH 15!  8am-2:15pm.  Students will be given 10-30 minute time slots, according to level.  Please let me know ASAP if you have a specific need, and I will see what I can do.  

We will have group lessons this week, Tuesday, March 13--a great time for performance practice for M.A.P.!


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3:15 PM15:15

Group Classes

Group Lessons will take place this week at the regular time, Tuesday 3:15-5:15.  

Music Artistry Program (formerly known as Adjudications) will be this same week, so we will have performance practice opportunities to help prepare for it.  

High School-7th:  3:15-4:15

7th-Elementary:  4:15-5:15

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12:00 PM12:00

WSMTA Honors Recital Competition

Location:  SMU, Arts Building

This competition is for students participating in M.A.P. who are interested in performing at the WSMTA Annual Conference.  The student winners will represent our district at the State Conference at one of the Honor Recitals, June 20-23.  For the first time in 20 years, WSMTA will combine with the Oregon MTA, so it should be an exciting time!  

Deadline for Application:  Feb. 13, 2018.

Playing time is limited to 5 minutes.  

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to Feb 3

Master lessons, Feb. 3 & 4

We are thrilled to have Dr. Leonard Richter (my former college professor!) here as our Master Teacher this winter.  Please let me know if you are interested in a lesson with him, he is wonderful!

Friday, 2/3, 3:30-5:30 & Saturday, 2/4, 11-1pm

Lessons are 30, 45, and 60 minutes and are $60/hr.  Fees are due Jan. 25th.

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6:15 PM18:15

The Trout Quintet, Governor's Mansion Chamber Series

The Trout Quintet plays again!  This time at the Governor's Mansion by the Capitol.  The concert will also include duo pianists, Ramona & Jenny, in Camille Saint-Saens "Danse Macabre"!  Tickets are required in advance and space is very limited.  H'or d'oevres & champagne reception at 6:15, concert starts at 7pm.  

Ramona Allen, piano

Jenny Edwards, piano

Holly Reeves, cello

Aaron Inglin, violin

Kate Inglin, viola

Brian Loeb, bass


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