Calendar 2016-2017

SKCMTA meets at 9:30 AM on the second Tuesday of every month at the Kent First Baptist Church, 11420 SE 248th St, Kent.

Download the 2016-2017 Yearbook for a complete listing of event dates, deadlines, and details.

September 2016

Tuesday, September 13, 2016 at 9:30 AM
Chapter Meeting
Program: Stephanie White “Adventures on North America’s Highest Peak”
Annual Garage Sale Begins at 9:00 AM
Hosts: Kickoff Brunch — Please Bring Something to Share
Location: Kent First Baptist Church, 11420 SE 248th St, Kent

October 2016

Tuesday, October 11, 2016 at 9:30 AM
Chapter Meeting
Program: Bradley Hawkins “Making Chamber Music from the Pieces You Know and Love: Composing Accompaniments and Chamber Music to Build the Musicianship of Your Students”
Hosts: Ella Mae Durkee and Dianne Nichols
Location: Nativity Lutheran Church, 17707 140th Ave SE, Renton, WA

Friday, October 21, 2016 at 6:00 PM
Gibson Music Scholarship Fundraiser
Program: Spaghetti Dinner & Silent Auction
Entertainment: Marcus Shelton, Tenor and Taproot Theater Comedy Improv
Location: St. John the Baptist Catholic Church, 25810 156th Ave SE, Covington
$25/ adult, $40/ couple, $15/ children under 12, $60/ family of four
Chair: Deanna Dent

November 2016

Friday-Sunday, November 4-6, 2016 
Young Artist Master Series (YAMS) Session 1 (registrations due October 11, 2016)
Adjudicator: Lucia Unrau
Location: Friday at Julie’s Studio, 29118 152nd Ave SE, Kent / Saturday and Sunday at Nyaho’s Studio, 800 SW Normandy Terrace, Normandy Park

Tuesday, November 8, 2016 at 9:30 AM
Chapter Meeting
Program: Mark Salman Lecture Recital “Achieving a Balance Between the Intellectual and Emotional Interpretation of Beethoven”
Hosts: Stephanie White and Heather White
Location: Nativity Lutheran Church, 17707 140th Ave SE, Renton, WA

December 2016

Saturday, December 10, 2016 at 2:00 PM
Fall Student Recital
Location: First Baptist Church of Kent, 11420 SE 248th St, Kent
Chair: Svetlana Riedel

Tuesday, December 13, 2016 at 9:30 AM
Breakfast Party
Hosts: Breakfast Potluck — Please Bring Something to Share
Location: Julie Swienty’s Studio

January 2017

Tuesday, January 10, 2017 at 9:30 AM MEETING CANCELED DUE TO ICY ROAD CONDITIONS
Chapter Meeting
Program: Angelo Rondello “Seattle Music Exchange Project: Composers of Seattle”
Hosts: Deanna Dent and Heather Forbes
Location: TBD

February 2017

Friday-Sunday, February 3-5, 2017
Young Artist Master Series (YAMS) Session 2 (registrations due October 11, 2016)
Adjudicator: Lucia Unrau
Location: Friday at Julie’s Studio, 29118 152nd Ave SE, Kent / Saturday and Sunday at Nyaho’s Studio, 800 SW Normandy Terrace, Normandy Park

Tuesday, February 14, 2017 at 9:30 AM
Chapter Meeting
Program: Dr. Yelena Balabanova “Final Stage Before the Event: Ripe or Rotten? A Discussion on Polishing and Preparing for Events”
Hosts: Volunteers Needed
Location: TBD

Saturday, February 25, 2017
SKCMTA Music Festival
Location: First Baptist Church of Kent, 11420 SE 248th St, Kent
Chair: Lisa Hogg

March 2017

No Chapter Meeting in March due to Piano Adjudications.

Saturday, March 4, 2017
Chapter Honors Competition (estimates due November 8, 2016)
Location: Kent First Presbyterian Church
Adjudicators: Okhsana Ezhokina
Chair: Stephanie White

Monday-Friday, March 6-10, 2017
Piano Adjudications (estimates due October 11, 2016)
Location: First Baptist Church of Kent, 11420 SE 248th St, Kent
Adjudicators: Michelle Mielke and Greg Presley
Chair: Julie Swienty, NCTM

Saturday, March 11, 2017 at 1:30 PM
Adjudications Recital
Location: First Baptist Church of Kent, 11420 SE 248th St, Kent
Chair: Lisa Hogg
(Students selected from the Adjudications Program are honored at this recital.)

Saturday, March 11, 2017 at 3:00 PM
Fine Arts Recital
Location: First Baptist Church of Kent, 11420 SE 248th St, Kent
Chair: Lisa Hogg
(Winners of the Chapter Honors Competition are honored at this recital.)

April 2017

Friday-Saturday, April 7-8, 2017
Voice Adjudications (estimates due November 8, 2016)
Location: Zion Lutheran Church
Chair: Darcie Fulkerson

Tuesday, April 11, 2017 at 9:30 AM
Chapter Meeting
Program: Angelo Rondello “Seattle Music Exchange Project: Composers of Seattle”
Hosts: Sviatlana Riedel and one additional host needed
Location: TBD

May 2017

Saturday, May 6, 2017 at 9:00 AM- 3:00 PM (students arriving after 2:00 PM may not test)
Musicianship Examinations (registration is due March 17, 2017)
Location: Nativity Lutheran Church, 17707 140th Ave SE, Renton
Chair: Steve Nehrenberg

Tuesday, May 9, 2017 at 9:30 AM
Chapter Meeting
Program: Debra Florian, Arts Advocacy Chair, MTNA and WSMTA
Hosts: Sally Ramsden and one additional host needed
Location: TBD

Saturday, May 20, 2017
SKCMTA Music Festival
Location: First Baptist Church of Kent, 11420 SE 248th St, Kent
Chair: Lisa Hogg

June 2017

No Chapter Meeting. Board and Committee Chair Meeting TBA.