North Dakota Music Teachers Association Affiliated with Music Teachers National Association
North Dakota MTA

Competitions

NDMTA Popplers Music Competitions

Karen Okerlund
jackgarni@midco.net
Phone: 701-237-5949

Popplers Music Competitions

The Popplers Music Competitions are non-advancing competitions sponsored by NDMTA. The Popplers Music competitions are available for students from elementary through college level ages who are studying with a member of NDMTA.

Categories and Ages:

  • Elementary piano and strings, ages 8-11
  • Junior High piano, woodwinds and strings, ages 12-14
  • High School piano, voice, brass, woodwinds and strings, ages 15-18.
  • Collegiate brass, woodwinds, piano, strings, voice and chamber music, ages 18-26.

The Popplers Music Competitions are held in conjunction with the NDMTA State Conference in June. General information, entry fees and requirements are published in the NDMTA Directory/Handbook.

pdfPopplers Music Competitions Guidelines and Rules

pdf Popplers Music Competitions 2017 Application Form

MTNA Competitions

Susan Nagel
nagstur@cableone.net
Phone: 701-361-0193

MTNA Performance Competitions

NDMTA supports the MTNA Performance Competitions. These competitions comply with MTNA requirements and state winners may advance to division and national competitions.

MTNA Competitions are held at Valley City State University, Valley City, ND in October. The exact dates are available on the MTNA link below.

Categories of competitions, requirements, applications, fees and dates are available on the MTNA web site at https://www.mtna.org/MTNA/Engage/Competitions/Competitions.aspx

Events

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