2020 MTNA Competitions
NOTE: 2020 Montana State MTNA Competitions
will be held by video submissions.
MTNA Competitions are prestigious, national level competitions designed to give highly achieving young performers and composers the opportunity to advance in musicianship and excellence. MSMTA State Competition winners advance to the Northwest Division Competition (held by video submission), where winners have the opportunity to progress to the MTNA National Competitions held in conjunction with the MTNA National Conference each spring.
Performance competitions are divided into Junior, Senior, Young Artist, and Chamber Music divisions, and the composition competition features Elementary, Junior, Senior, and Young Artist divisions.
Teachers are encouraged to read the full guidelines and repertoire requirements before entering.
Instructions for submitting the video performances will be sent upon receipt of the application by the Competitions Coordinator.
All entries must be completed online here. All membership fees must be current before entering. No exceptions to the deadline are offered, and fees must be paid upon entry.
Wednesday, September 16, 2020, 3:00 p.m. EST
Deadline to submit videos to competitions chair for all divisions except Chamber Music:
Wednesday,October 28, 2020, 1:00 p.m. MST
Deadline to submit Chamber Music videos:
Wednesday, December 2, 2020, 3:00 EST
The deadline to enter and submit scores for the MTNA Composition Competition will be Wednesday, September 16, 2020, at 3:00 p.m. EST. Teachers are encouraged to read the full composition competitions guidelines and submission requirements before entering.
Fore more information contact:
Molly Morrison, Performance Competitions Coordinator
Mike Evock, Composition Competitions Coordinator
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