The MTNA National Conference joins music teachers across the country for interactive workshops, piano masterclasses, outstanding musical performances, and much more. This year’s conference took place on the beautiful river walk of downtown San Antonio. The sessions covered a wide range of topics appealing to everyone from the novice to the seasoned pedagogue. The performances […]
There are some excellent workshops at the end of this month by DMA students Chris Madden, Patrick Lahan, and Ivan Hurd. The workshops will cover a variety of practical topics such as artistic pedaling, student motivation, and performance anxiety. There will also be sessions on both the familiar and unfamiliar teaching repertoire of Bach, Bartok, […]
The Sooner Mall Marathon is an annual event hosted by Norman Music Teachers Association where students showcase their piano repertoire in a series of weekend recitals. This year NAMTA invited the students at OU to participate. The recitals are going on through Sunday. Come out to the Sooner Mall for some shopping and pano music!
Congratulations to Christopher Madden, DMA in Performance and Pedagogy and Hoving Fellow, who won the Graduate Division Concerto Competition in Piano performing the Ravel Concerto in G Major, first movement, Chris will be featured in performance with the OU Symphony on March 31st at 8:00 p.m. in Sharp Concert Hall at OU. Way to go, […]
Christopher Madden, Hoving Fellow and DMA Candidate in Piano Performance and Pedagogy (PA) and Cindy Graeler, MM Candidate in Piano Performance and Pedagogy (MO) were selected to present sessions at the MTNA Collegiate Chapters Symposium at USC-Columbia in January, 2016. Chris’s topic was “A Study of Course Performance Attributions in Undergraduate Group Piano Students.” In […]