FallFest is an opportunity for area students to perform one or two memorized pieces in a non-competitive setting. Each student receives a certificate and a critique. Ratings are optional. FallFest is held annually. Funds from this event support quality programs and workshops for NAMTA. There are no repertoire requirements.
Entry Deadline: October 15, 2019
NAMTA Performance Auditions
Held every March, NAMTA Performance Auditions give students the opportunity to perform for a judge. Students receive a certificate and critique. Those that earn a Superior Rating and pass the Theory Exam are eligible to attend the state auditions and compete in the Young Artist Achievement Awards.
Entry Deadline: January 31, 2020
Young Artist Achievement Awards
Established in 1986, YAAA supports high achieving music students in the Nashville area and gives them recognition. Students can use YAAA as a system for continuously measuring achievement in music study. It is also excellent preparation for the state competition. All students and teachers benefit from hearing the Winners’ Concert performers.
Entry Deadline: March 30, 2020
Pianorama is an incredible opportunity for area students to perform piano duets and duos as a group, with a conductor. Rehearsals for each group are scheduled on the Friday and Saturday prior to the Sunday performance. Pianorama is held every other year, in even years. Funds from this event support the YAAA.
Event: November 20-22, 2020
SAT MAR 14, 8:00 AM
NAMTA PERFORMANCE AUDITIONS
SUN MAR 29,
1:00, 3:00, 5:00 PM
FRI APR 10
Steinway Piano Gallery, Nashville
SAT MAY 2, 8:00 AM
YOUNG ARTIST ACHIEVEMENT AWARDS
Blair School of Music