Florida State Music Teachers 84th Annual Conference

1446061547The Florida State Music Teachers Association (FSMTA) is pleased to welcome members to a weekend of lectures, concerts and workshops at the legendary Biltmore Hotel in Coral Gables. Concert artist Magdalena Baczewska will present a program of Chopin and Szymanowski. Featured conference lecturer is musicologist Frank Cooper, in conjunction with the American Medical Association. Mr. Cooper will present “Music and Emotion,” a fascinating study on how the emotions we experience in listening to music affect the body and brain. Other highlights include a return of the popular Jazz, Rags and Blues recital, the annual FSMTA Teachers Recital, Musical Crossfire pedagogy Q&A session, lecture recitals on Debussy, art song recitals, workshops, piano masterclasses and exhibitor showcases.

Steinway artist, author and composer Randall Faber will present a publisher showcase, “The Power of Technique and Artistry” on Friday, September 8th at 8:00 am in the Danielson Room.

To learn more and to register, please visit the FSMTA conference website.