Music Educators Association of New Jersey

Serving teachers and students since 1927

MEA Calendar
All Meetings - Madison Library, 39 Keep Street
Board Meetings - 10:00 A.M.
General Meetings - 9:45 A.M.
Scherzo Club - 10:00 A.M.
2017
November
Nov.
19
90th Anniversary Student Celebration "Good Times with Ragtime"
Tour for students at noon of the Guinness Collection of automata at the Morris Museum followed by a student recital of ragtime pieces.
Nov.
19
Deadline for December 3 Student Recitals Application
Register online or download form from Forms/Downloads for mail in version.
Nov.
30
General Meeting: 9:45 A.M., Madison LIbrary, Chase Auditorium
Francoise Choveaux will speak on "Sound Visions: Music for Museums." *Meeting date is the fifth Thursday of the month.
December
Dec.
3
Student Recitals
Madison Library, Chase Auditorium, 2:00 P.M. or/and 3:15 P.M. Check with Studentrecitals@mea-nj.org one week before the recital date for the exact time.
Dec.
5
Scherzo Club
10:00 A.M. Location TBA.
Dec.
14
Board Meeting: 10:00 A.M., Madison Library, History Room
Dec.
15
Deadline for Membership Dues for Annual Piano Competition Registration
Membership Dues must be paid in order to register students for the Annual Piano Competition.
2018
January
Jan.
11
Board Meeting: 10:00 A.M., Madison Library, History Room
Jan.
15
Deadline for Annual Piano Competition Application
Register online or download form from Forms/Downloads for mail in version.
Jan.
18
General Meeting: 9:45 A.M., Madison LIbrary, Chase Auditorium
Noa Kageyama will speak on "The Bulletproof Musician."
Jan.
21
Deadline for February 4 Student Recitals Application
Register online or download form from Forms/Downloads for mail in version.
February
Feb.
1
Deadline for March 32nd Note e-letter Submission
Feb.
1
Deadline for Membership Dues for Eric Steiner Composition Competition Registration
Membership Dues must be paid in order to register students for the Eric Steiner Composition Competition.
Feb.
4
Student Recitals
Madison Library, Chase Auditorium, 2:00 P.M. or/and 3:15 P.M. Check with Studentrecitals@mea-nj.org one week before the recital date for the exact time.
Feb.
6
Scherzo Club
10:00 A.M. Location TBA.
Feb.
8
Board Meeting: 10:00 A.M., Madison Library, History Room
Feb.
15
General Meeting: 9:45 A.M., Madison LIbrary, Chase Auditorium
Master teacher, Jerome Lowenthal, will conduct a master class with MEA teachers performing.
Feb.
18
Deadline for March 4 Student Recitals Application
Register online or download form from Forms/Downloads for mail in version.
March
Mar.
1
Theory Registration March 1 - 21
Register online from your Member Homepage or download form from Forms/Downloads for mail in version.
Mar.
1
Eric Steiner Composition Competition Registration Deadline
Register online from your Member Homepage.
Mar.
1
Deadline for Membership Dues for Annual Piano Auditions and Original Composition Festival Registration
Membership Dues must be paid in order to register students for the Annual Piano Auditions and the Original Composition Festival.
Mar.
4
Student Recitals
Madison Library, Chase Auditorium, 2:00 P.M. or/and 3:15 P.M. Check with Studentrecitals@mea-nj.org one week before the recital date for the exact time.
Mar.
4
Annual Piano Competition
Auditions will be held at NJ City University, Jersey City, NJ.
Mar.
6
Scherzo Club
10:00 A.M. at the home of Ana Berschadsky, 19 Cambray Road, Montville, NJ 07046. RSVP to 973-227-7908 or mberschad@optonline.net.
Mar.
8
Board Meeting: 10:00 A.M., Madison Library, History Room
Mar.
15
Deadline for May Glissando Submission
Mar.
15
General Meeting: 9:45 A.M., Madison LIbrary, Chase Auditorium
Paul Roberts will discuss "Scenes from a French Nursery - Debussy's Children's Corner."
Mar.
21
Deadline for Young Artist Master Class Application
Apply online or download form from Forms/Downloads for mail in version.
Mar.
25
Annual Piano Competition Winners' Recital
The recital will be held at the Concert Hall at Drew University, Madison, NJ at 2:00 P.M.
Mar.
25
Deadline for Original Composition Festival Registration
Register online or download form from Forms/Downloads for mail in version.
April
Apr.
1
Deadline for April 15 Student Recitals Application
Register online or download form from Forms/Downloads for mail in version.
Apr.
3
Scherzo Club
10:00 A.M. at the home of Betty Rosenblum, 5 Roosevelt Place, Apt. 1G, Montclair, NJ 07042. RSVP to betty@savet.net.
Apr.
8
90th Anniversary "Gala Concert and Cocktails" Celebration
MEA concert artists perform at Drew University's Concert Hall in Madison, NJ, followed by a cocktail reception in Mead Hall Mansion. 3:00 P.M. to 6:00 P.M.
Apr.
12
Board Meeting: 10:00 A.M., Madison Library, History Room
Apr.
15
Student Recitals
Madison Library, Chase Auditorium, 2:00 P.M. or/and 3:15 P.M. Check with Studentrecitals@mea-nj.org one week before the recital date for the exact time.
Apr.
19
90th Anniversary "Celebrate Composers" General Meeting: 9:45 A.M., Madison LIbrary, Chase Auditorium
Members will perform their own compositions. Reception to follow.
Apr.
22
Deadline for May 6 Student Recitals Application
Register online or download form from Forms/Downloads for mail in version.
Apr.
22
Original Composition Festival
Concert will be held at Caldwell University, Alumni Hall, 2:00 P.M.
May
May
1
Deadline for College and Summer Camp Applications
Apply online or download forms from Forms/Downloads for mail in version.
May
1
Scherzo Club
10:00 A.M. Location TBA.
May
6
Student Recitals
Madison Library, Chase Auditorium, 2:00 P.M. or/and 3:15 P.M. Check with Studentrecitals@mea-nj.org one week before the recital date for the exact time.
May
10
Board Meeting: 10:00 A.M., Madison Library, History Room
May
17
General Meeting: 9:45 A.M., Madison LIbrary, Chase Auditorium
Magdalena Stern-Baczewska discusses "Baroque Keyboard Music of Italy, France, Germany, and Spain: Stylistic Elements and Aspects of Interpretation."
May
20
Annual Piano Auditions
June
June
2
Annual Piano Auditions June 2, 3, 9, 10, 16 and 24
June
3
Young Artist Master Class Auditions
County College of Morris
June
14
General Meeting: 9:45 A.M., Madison LIbrary, Chase Auditorium
Dmitry Rachmanov conducts the Young Artist Master Class.
June
21
Board Meeting: 10:00 A.M., Madison Library, History Room
July
July
15
Deadline for September Glissando Submission