2017 - 2018  CALENDAR OF EVENTS

Business Meetings and Programs    
     Unless otherwise indicated, there is a roundtable discussion at 9:30 a.m., business meeting and refreshments at 10:00 a.m., followed by the program at 11:00 a.m. at the Steinway Piano Gallery, 141 Skokie Boulevard, Northbrook, IL 60062 (847) 400-5500


2017

Meetings & Events

September 18

Board Meeting  9:30 a.m. (Officers and Committee Chairs) Location: Glenview Library, Community Room

 

September 25

Business Meeting and Program
Program: Among Friends: the Amiable Art of Piano Duo Ralph and Claire Neiweem
12-1:30 p.m. Pot Luck Luncheon

 

 

 

October 23

Business Meeting and Program
Program: Traveling Through Harmonic Diversions with Turnarounds, Parallels, and Bridges – Frank Winkler

 

 

November 3-5 ISMTA State Conference
at Olivet Nazarene University
   
November 6

AIM Theory Online Enrollment begins

   
November 13

AIM Theory Judges Meeting

 

November 27

Business Meeting and Program
Program: Ferruccio Busconi’s Bach: The Birth of Modern Performance Practice  – Svetlana Belsky

   

 

 

December 8

AIM Theory Online Registration Deadline

   
December 14

Sonatina Festival 2018 Online Registration Begins

   
   

2018

 

January 8

Board Meeting 9:30 a.m. (Officers and Committee Chairs) Location: Glenview Library

 

January 15 Sonata-Sonatina Festival Application Deadline

January 21 AIM Theory Exams - all levels and both locations, Northwestern and Lake Forest


January 22
Business Meeting and Program
Program: The Goldberg Variations Examined – Abe Stokman

January 28

AIM Theory Exams - all Levels and both locations, Northwestern and Lake Forest

   
February 11

Sonata-Sonatina Festival
Location: Music Institute of Chicago
300 Green Bay Road, Winnetka, IL

   
February 18
Gold Medal Recitals (SSF)  1:00 - 6:00 p.m.
Location: St. James Lutheran Church, 1380 N. Waukegan Road, Lake Forest

February 26

 

Business Meeting and Program
Program: Understanding and Performing Beethoven’s Late Piano Sonatas – Matt Hagle

 

February 26 AIM Performance Online Enrollment begins
   

 

 

March 5

AIM Performance Judges Meeting

 

March 12 AIM Performance Online Registration Deadline

March 17

MTNA National Conference - Lake Buena Vista, Florida

March 26

Business Meeting and Program

Program: Integrating Tai Chi Principles into Playing Piano – Jing Chang

 

 

 

April 1

Application Deadline for Piano Competition

 

April 15

AIM Performance Exams – levels 1A, 1B, 1C and 2
Location: MIC Winnetka

   
April 22

AIM Performance Exams – levels 3-12
Lake Forest and Northwestern



April 23

Business Meeting and Program

Program: Color and Texture: The music of Claude Debussy – George Radosavljevik

April 29

AIM Performance Exams – levels 3-12
Lake Forest and Northwestern

 

 

 

May 1 Application deadline for College Scholarship
Application deadline for Summer Camp Scholarship
   
May 5 Piano Competition – Intelligent Fingers Piano Studio, Northbrook  
   
May 13

Winner's Recital  3:30 p.m.
Location: St. James Lutheran Church
1380 N .Waukegan Road, Lake Forest, Illinois
   
May 21 Board Meeting 9:30 a.m.
Location: Glenview Library
   

 

 

June 11 Teachers' Recital and Luncheon 10:30 a.m.