West Central Division.Being named the State Affiliate of the Year by MTNA MTNA Music Teachers National Association
MTNA Middle Tennessee Nursery Association (McMinnville, Tennessee) was a major highlight for the Iowa Music Teachers Association. Every state has good reason to take pride in its MTA; it was very gratifying to have that sense of purpose affirmed by the National Association!
The University of Iowa Not to be confused with Iowa State University.
The first faculty offered instruction at the University in March 1855 to students in the Old Mechanics Building, situated where Seashore Hall is now. In September 1855, the student body numbered 124, of which, 41 were women. Collegiate Chapter, last year's Collegiate Chapter of the Year, continues to be very active. Its members presented a session at the Toronto Conference on using improvisation in piano lessons.
Iowa would like to acknowledge its students who participated in the national competitions in Toronto. Congratulations to Chelsea Wang, junior piano; Micah Wright, senior woodwind; and Deborah King, senior voice!
The 2007 Conference of the Nebraska MTA will take place in October at the University of Nebraska at Kearney The University of Nebraska at Kearney (also known informally as UNK), founded in 1905 as the Nebraska State Normal School at Kearney, is the Kearney campus of the University of Nebraska system. . Headliners will be pianist Anton Nel and pedagogue Samuel Holland. A new feature of this conference will be a play-a-thon at a nearby mall. After students have performed their programs for the MTNA Competitions or Nebraska Festivals, they may perform at this fundraiser for the Museum of Nebraska Art The Museum of Nebraska Art (MONA) is the official art museum of the state of Nebraska. The museum is located in Kearney, Nebraska, and is administratively affiliated with the University of Nebraska at Kearney. in Kearney. The planning of this conference has demonstrated the tremendous benefits of cooperation, not only with other musical groups but with other arts organizations.
Ted Reuter and Roger Foltz, presidents of Iowa MTA and Nebraska MTA respectively, contributed to this article.
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