MTNA 2016 National Conference

The MTNA National Conference, held annually, brings together the most representative cross-section of the MTNA membership. National competitions feature the outstanding performances of students in all instrument areas, as well as composition. Conferences include master classes, technology and informational sessions, pedagogy sessions, exhibit hall, evening concerts and much more. Members have an opportunity to participate […]

Effective Strategies for Adult Keyboard Learners

MTNA 2016 National Conference Showcase Presentation by Randall Faber and Elizabeth Gutierrez, NCTM Using the new 2nd edition Adult Piano Adventures All-in-One Piano Course, we’ll explore practical strategies for motivating adult students to reach measurable outcomes. Discover assessment-based curriculum plans that include interactive learning tools, mixed media and digital technology.

Frankfurt Musikmesse

 Musikmesse in Frankfurt is the international trade fair for musical instruments, sheet music, music production and marketing. Musikmesse 2016 will be held in Frankfurt am Main from 7 to 10 April (10 a.m. – 7 p.m.).This highlight for the sector covers all parts of the musical-instrument sector, from classical instruments, acoustic and electric guitars and […]

Texas Music Teachers Association 2016 Convention

“Achieve Your Dreams” is the theme for the 102nd state convention of the Texas Music Teachers Association. The Opening General Session features remarks from Ingrid Clarfield and the movie “Take a Bow,” which chronicles her life story as a musician and how she overcame paralysis and continues to thrive in her career. Other events include […]

Effective Strategies for Adult Keyboard Learners

Texas Music Teachers Association Product Showcase Presented by Pender’s Music Company and Guest Clinician Elizabeth Gutierrez Using the new 2nd edition Adult Piano Adventures All-in-One Piano Course, we’ll explore practical strategies for motivating adult students to reach measurable outcomes. Discover assessment-based curriculum plans that include interactive learning tools, mixed media and digital technology.

Music Teachers Association of California

MTAC hosts the annual State Convention where world-renowned artists and teachers give recitals, lectures, presentations, and master classes. More than 2,000 members, guests, student performers and their families attend this culminating event of the year. Faber Piano Adventures will be hosting a product showcase on July 2 at 1:00 pm entitled “Effective Teaching Strategies for Adult […]

Celebrating the Spectrum: A Festival of Music and Life

A first-of-its kind summer piano festival through the MSU College of Music will provide advanced music students on the autism spectrum the chance to preview life as a collegiate musician. Each day of the festival includes hour-long lectures by national and international educators, to give students a feel for the academic components of college life. Randall Faber will […]

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38th Annual EPTA Conference

The theme for this year’s annual conference of the European Piano Teachers Association is “Teaching in the 21st Century: Modern Methods and Material.” The conference will be held at the Harpa Concert Hall and Conference Center in Reykjavik, Iceland. EPTA’s international conferences provide a unique opportunity for piano music lovers and aficionados from different countries to meet, […]