2018 - 2019Association Student Activities
JAZZQUERADE RECITAL - October 28, 2018 - SAN ANGELO MUSEUM OF FINE ARTS
The recital is designed to combine the Masquerade and Jazz recitals from past years. Students are encouraged to play their jazz selections if they choose, or to come in costume portraying the title of their piece. They may choose to play two selections is they wish.
STATE THEORY TEST - January 27, 2019 - HOLY ANGELS CATHOLIC CHURCH EDUCATION BUILDING
The purpose of the Theory Test is to evaluate TMTA Student Affiliate members' knowledge of and the ability to apply theory, and musicianship concepts across a broad musical spectrum. The test is administered in the spring by SAMTA and sent to state Theory Graders. Certificates are awarded for passing scores and medals are presented for scores of 90 or above.
CONVENTION ENSEMBLE TEAM REGISTRATION - FEBRUARY 21, 2019
This activity combines students from our association, who have passed the State Theory Test, into teams for ensemble performance. Students prepare selected compositions with their teacher, and join with a director in late May and early June to prepare for their performance during the Texas Music Teachers State Convention.
FARRELL FESTIVAL - APRIL 6, 2019 - ANGELO STATE UNIVERSITY CARR EDUCATION BUILDING
HONOR RECITAL - APRIL 7, 2019
This festival is named in honor of our charter member Dorothy Farrell, who taught in San Angelo from 1936 until her retirement in 1980. Students are evaluated according to a given standard and receive critiques and ribbons or rosettes. Selected students are presented in an Honor Recital the following day. This event is not restricted to SAMTA members, but is open to all teachers.
ENSEMBLE TEAM PERFORMANCE - Texas Music Teachers Association STATE CONVENTION
JUNE 21 - 22, 2019. Grand Hyatt Hotel,Houston, Texas