Calendar of Events 2018-2019

Where applicable, you will find the ENTRY DEADLINE in parentheses listed below each event.

Thursday, September 20, 2018 – GCMTA Meeting  (9:30 a.m.)   

Location:  Mississippi Music, Inc. Biloxi                                        

   Program: “Using Technology in Your Studio”                                               

(Facilitated by select GCMTA members)

Saturday, October 20, 2018 – GCMTA Group Student Recital (Time: TBA)                                                                     

   Location:  Mississippi Music, Inc. Biloxi      (Entry Deadline: Oct. 6)

   Registration Forms $10 per entry Checks made payable to GCMTA

Send the registration form and check to 234 Market St. Pass Christian, MS 39571

   Coordinator: Dawn Tanner Nelson

Friday-Saturday, November 2-3, 2018 – MMTA State Conference                                                                

   Friday: MTNA Competitions (begin on the state level) (Entry Deadline: 3:00 PM, Sept. 12)

  Saturday: Concerto Competition (begins & ends on the state level) (Entry Deadline: Oct. 1)

  Location:  William Carey, Hattiesburg, MS


Thursday, November 15, 2018 – GCMTA meeting (9:30 a.m.)                                                                     

    Location:   Mississippi Music, Inc., Biloxi                                                                                   

   Program:  Panel Discussion:   "Technical Development at the Keyboard”

Saturday, January 12, 2019 – GCMTA meeting (9:30 a.m.) - Masterclass & Concert                                                   

Location: Fleming Auditorium, USM-Gulf Park, Long Beach, MS

   Piano Masterclass: 10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. (Entry Deadline for Masterclass: December 15)            

   Registration Form

January 12-15 2019 MTNA Southern Division Competition                                                            

Location:  Liberty University, Lynchburg, Virginia

Saturday, January 19, 2019 – Steinway Competition                                                                           

  Location:  Univeristy of Mobile   (Entry Deadline for Masterclass: December 15)


Thursday, January 24, 2019 -- 6:30-8:30 p.m.Keyboard/Hymn Festival                                                                             

  Location:  First Baptist Church, Pascagoula       Entry Deadline:  December 10

Saturday, February  9, 2019 – Bach Festival 2019 Brochure                                                

   Location: Hinds Community College, Raymond, MS

   Paperwork:  Teacher Card   &  Registration Card

   (Entry Deadline: Postmarked on December 15)

Saturday, March 16, 2019 – GCMTA Music Festival                                                                            

   Location:  MGCCC-JD Campus, Gulfport  (Entry Deadline:  February 16)

   Registration Forms

   Coordinators: Bonnie Sheldon

March 16-20, 2019 MTNA Annual Conference                                                                                             

   Location:  Spokane, Washington

Tuesday, April 2, 2019 – MMTA Pre-college Workday (9:30 a.m.)                                           

   Location:  Carol Mahler's House

Saturday, April 6, 2019 – MMTA Pre-College Evaluations for Gulf Coast District                 

   Location:  MGCCC-JD Campus, Gulfport  (Entry Deadline:  March 6)

   For students in grade 1-12!    Documents and Information

Sunday, April 28, 2019 – GCMTA Senior Award Recital (TBA)                                                                                                    

   Location: Bible Fellowship  (Entry Deadline: March 28)

Wednesday-Saturday, May 8-11, 2019 – Piano Guild Auditions                                                                                             

   Location: MGCCC-JD Campus, Gulfport    (Entry Deadline:  April 8)

Not a member of the American College of Musicians?                                                                                    Contact Martha Mayeu by March 31, 2018 to learn how to participate in Guild.

If you are a member of Guild, please contact Martha by March 1 if you have students planning to participate in Guild.

Saturday, May (TBA) – MMTA State Finals (Pre-College finalists)  

   Location:  Hinds Community College, Raymond, MS

Wednesday, June 12, 2019 GCMTA Meeting/Luncheon  (11:00 a.m.)                                    

   Location:  TBA

  Election of Officers