Music Lessons in Sonoma County—-MTAC Teachers

Listing of 2019-2020 Events



September 17, 2019~~~ 10:30 AM

Ca’Bianca Restaurant, 835 2nd Street, Santa Rosa

Introductions and presentations of branch activities, then we adjourn for wonderful Italian food!

October 15, 2019

Gail Lew presenting New Music

At the home of Gwen Churchill
9:30 social, 10:00 announcements, 10:10 program

January 21, 2020
Aaron Westman, Baroque violinist

At the home of Robin Beloff-Wachsberg
9:30 social, 10:00 announcements and program
Aaron will speak on phrasing, different approaches and how to decide.


May 17, 2020

Final get-together at an evening potluck

Teachers’ Performance Benefit House Concert 

Saturday, January 25, 3 PM

Please note change of date!!

Member teachers will perform a variety of selections at the home of Nikki Bell in Sebastopol.  Donations will be used to fund the MTA Student Performance Competition in the spring. 

More detailed information will be posted on the website and in the newsletter.

Student Performance Dates 

October 25, 2019– SRJC Forsyth Hall, 7 PM—Joint recital with students of CAPMT teachers~~~email entries to Carol Schindler

November 7, 2019-deadline for entries for Baroque/Classic Festival

November 17, 2019,  SRJC Forsyth Hall, room 105, from noon on the hour—Baroque and Classic Festival, open to non-members~~~entries go to Peggy Nance

January 14, 2020-deadline for entries for Jan. 24 recital

January 24, 2020, SRJC Forsyth Hall, 7 PM—Joint recital with students of CAPMT teachers~~~email entries to Carol Schindler


February 9, 2020— SRJC Newman Auditorium, from noon on the hour—Romantic/Impressionist/Contemporary Festival, open to non-members~~~email entries to Esther Judson by January 30 at the latest.  No late entries accepted!

April 3, 2020–SRJC Forsyth Hall, 7 PM—Joint recital with students of CAPMT teachers—email entries to Debbie Bartle


Certificate of Merit

Piano March 7-8, 2020~~location SSU Green Center Classroom Bldg

Voice March 1, 2020~~at the studio of Melinda Moreaux

March 15, 2019–CM Honors Recital, SRJC Forsyth Hall—1:00 and 2:00 PM

Performance Competition

 April 26, 2020. CANCELLED due to COVID

        Santa Rosa Junior College, Forsyth Hall, room 105

 Winners’ Recital.   May 3, 2020 CANCELLED

        Santa Rosa Junior College, Newman Auditorium