Noteworthy Items

Congratulations to all students who participated in the SDMTA and MTNA competitions at Black Hills State University in Spearfish, SD. A special thank you to the teachers and BHSU students who worked hard to make this event a success, as we all know Many Hands Make Light Work! You can find a list of winners here.

Tuesday, December 1, is #GivingTuesday, a global day of giving, and MTNA invites you to participate by showing your support for the MTNA FOUNDATION FUND. Because of your generosity, the MTNA FOUNDATION FUND distributes more than $150,000 in grants and awards each year, but we need your help to continue to grow and develop those important programs.

Mark your calendar to visit the MTNA FOUNDATION FUND website at on Tuesday, December 1 and make your contribution to support the mission of MTNA. You can use this opportunity to donate to our 2017 Fellow nominee, Dr. Susanne Skyrm, as your #GivingTuesday contribution.

Augustana University will be holding their Lee Piano Festival February 4 - 6, 2016. A guest artist recital on Friday, February 5, will feature Dr. Stephen Beus, Concert Pianist and Professor of Piano at the University of Oklahoma. All events are free and open to all teachers, students and the general public. Click here for a complete listing of professional development opportunities availabe at the festival!