The MTNA National Student Competitions are the most successful and prestigious student competitions in the country. Each year, thousands of students compete for top prizes and national recognition. The purpose of the Music Teachers National Association Performance competitions is to provide educational experiences for students and teachers and to recognize exceptionally talented young artists and their teachers in their pursuit of musical excellence.
CAPMT Competitions highlight student performance at the highest level. CAPMT Competitions are open to students up to, and including, age 26. Preliminary competitions are held at the district level. The CAPMT State Finals will be a virtual event on Saturday, February 27, 2021.
Welcome to all CAPMT Competitions Contestants!
Please read the following rules for our 2021 CAPMT District Competitions for Honors, Contemporary and Concerto Competitions:
Communication protocol is as follows: parent-teacher-district chair-state chair-VP of Competitions. Please follow this chain of communication as outlined in the CAPMT Competitions Handbooks.
A list of CAPMT Competitions Winners will be emailed approximately one week after the submission deadline. Awards for 1st, 2nd (Alternate) and 3rd Place Winners and Honorable Mentions (not ranked) in each Category will be emailed to teachers.
Good luck to all!
Dr. Julie Ann Ballard
CAPMT VP of Competitions