Thursday, November 2, 2017

2017 - 2018 Achievements and Awards

* NVMTA Sonata/Sonatina Festivals on May 20th, 2018

First Round Winners: Matthew Peng, Sophia Liu, Emma Zheng, Ashley Ding, Emily Chao, Arron Liu, Cindy Yang, Jessica Chung, Annabelle Xie
Final Winners: Emma Zheng, Aaron Liu and Annabelle Xie;

* WMTA Hartman Award on May 13, 2018

Age 11: Audrey Zheng (H.M.);
Age 12: Aaron Liu (1st Place);
Age 16: Austin Huang (1st Place);
Age 17-18: Jenny Tan (H.M.);

* NVMTA Achievement Award on May 5th, 2018

Grades 2-4: Sophia Liu (H.M.);
Grades 11-12: Jenny Tan (3rd Place & $125 Cash award);

* MSTA State Piano Solo Festivals on May 5th, 2018

Age 10: Sophia Huang (2nd Place), Yuting (H.M.);
Age 11: Callia Sun (3rd Place);
Age 13: Jessica Chung (2nd Place), Michelle Ru (H.M.)

* NVMTA Bach/Baroque Competitions and Festivals on April 7th, 2018

Frist Round Winners: Aiden, Sophia Liu, Emily, Eric, Jessica, Aaron Liu, Michelle, Annabelle, Jenny Tan;
Final Winner:              Jenny Tan, Aaron Liu:

Virginia Federation of Music Clubs District II Audition on April 7th, 2018

Level II: Jessica Chung (Winner) will go State Audition on April 28th.

* NVMTA Paino Concerto Festivals on Feb. 24th, March 9-11th, 2018

Grades K-3: Sophia Liu (H.M.);
Grades 4-5: Emma (1st place), Emily Chao (2nd palce), Yuting (3rd place), Ashley Ding (3rd place)
Grades 6-7: Eric (3rd place);

* WMTA Bartok Piano Competitions on Feb. 17, 2018

Level 2: Aiden Wang (H.M.)
Level 4: Cindy Yang (3rd place) will play in Hungarian Embassy.
Level 5: Austin Huang (H.M.)

* VMTA Virginia State Piano Audition Competitions on Oct. 28, 2017

Senior Level: Austin Huang (H.M.).

Sunday, October 29, 2017

2017 - 2018 Events and Competitions

October 2017:
21: Studio Group Lesson 1
28: VMTA Virginia State Piano Competitions @ GMU

November 2017:
4/5: YMIC Piano Solo Festival/Competitions

December 2017:
09: Studio Recital 1

January 2018:
14: VMTA Sight Reading Exam
14: MSMTA Piano Concerto Competitions
20: Studio Group Lessons 2

February 2018:
03: Studio Recital 2
10: VMTA Theory Exam
17: WMTA Bartok Bi-Annual Piano Competitions
24: NVMTA Piano Concerto Festival (K - 3rd)

March 2018:
09-11: NVMTA Piano Concerto Festival (4-12)
16-18: NVMTA Spring Festival 

April 2018:
01: WMTA Tselentis Bach Competitions
01: YMIC Competitions
07: NVMTA Bach Festival
21: Studio Recital 3

May 2018:
05: MSMTA Spring Festival 
05: NVMTA Achievements Awards
13: WMTA Hartman Awards Competitions
20: MSMTA Gottilieb Competitions
20: NVMTA Sonata Competitions

June 2018:
2/3: VMTA Northern District Auditions
09: Studio Annual Award Recital

MTNA: Music Teacher National Association  

MSMTA: Maryland State Music Teacher Association  

NVMTA: Northern Virginia Music Teacher Association

VMTA: Virginia Music Teacher Association  

WMTA: Washington DC Music Teacher Association

Sunday, November 6, 2016

2016-2017 Achievements & Awards

* NVMTA Piano District Auditions On June 4th, 2017

Level 1A: Sophia Liu (HM);
Level 1B: Aaron Liu (2nd Place);
Level 3: Austin Huang (1st Place), Jenny Tan (HM).

* Virginia Federation of Music Clubs State Competitions on May 20th, 2017

Division I: Michelle Ru (HM, $100 Cash Award);
Division III: Austin Huang (3rd place, $225 Cash Award)

* Washington DC Hartman Awards Competitions on May 14th, 2017

Age 8: Emma Zheng (HM), Matthew Peng (HM);
Age 10: Emily Chao (3rd Place), Ashley Ding (HM);
Age 11: Aaron Liu (HM)
Age 13: Jenny Wang (3rd Place)

* Virginia Federation of Music Clubs District II on May 7th, 2017

Division I: Michelle Ru(Winner);
Division III: Austin Huang (Winner).

* MSMTA Piano Solo Festival on May 6th, 2017

Age 8: Sophia Liu (3rd Place), Matthew Peng (HM)
Age 9: Kyle Zheng (3rd Place)
Age 10: Ashley Ding (2nd Place), Emily Chao (3rd Place)
Age 13: Jenny Wang (3rd Place)

* NVMTA Piano Concerto Festival on March 4, 10-12, 2017

K-3rd Grades: Matthew Peng (H.M.);
4-5th Grades: Aaron Liu and Audrey Zheng (2nd places);
6-7th Grades: Michelle Ru (1st Place), Cindy Yang (2nd Place)
8-9th Grades: Ashley Zheng (1st Place)

* YMIC Piano Solo Festival on Nov.5, 2016

Group G: Austin Huang (First Place)
Group J: Jenny Tan (Second Place)

* Asian American Piano Competitions on Oct. 22, 2016

Senior Division: Austin Huang (H.M.)