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News and Announcements of Bluebonnet Music Teachers Association, Williamson County Texas, USA

Saturday, March 13, 2021

Bluebonnet News

 

Lillian Simmons

Secretary

Bluebonnet MTA

Website: http://bluebonnetmta.org/home.html

Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/groups/1990327091212286/

email BluebonnetMTA@live.com


Dear Teachers:


ROMANTIC FESTIVAL

Students entering the Bluebonnet Romantic Festival may make their performance video, upload it to google drive, and share it to  judge Buffy Currens

For your information,the judge's resumé is at: https://pianobuffy.musicteachershelper.com/my-resume


The musicianship scale requirement is attached.
Message from judge:
Buffy Currens To: Lillian Simmons
Fri, Mar 5 at 5:09 PM
I prefer a recorded video over live auditions.  

Buffy



MINUTES OF MEETING

The March business meeting was held on March 9 on line.  Present were Angela, Martha V and Lillian.
There was a lively discussion about the pandemic and some personal situations.
Nominations for the Board of Directors were made as follows.
President Lillian Simmons
Treasurer: Martha Vallee
Secretary Lillian Simmons
All standing committees will remain the same as this school year's.

There was discussion about intent to start a competition for next school year.


NEXT MEETING

The last meeting for this school year will be as follows.
Lillian Simmons is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting.

Topic: Bluebonnet
Time: Apr 13, 2021 10:30 AM Central Time (US and Canada)
              Apr 13, 2021 10:30 AM
     

OTHER EVENTS

Finland International Competition
Go to:
http://www.wpta.info/finland/ipc/?fbclid=IwAR235NIN_tx6RZh1UtDeEetj_Di9ul2JwLCF0P8xTkjx9GljJefy1HGxrP0

Friday, March 5, 2021

Bluebonnet News

 


Lillian Simmons
Secretary
Bluebonnet MTA


Dear Teachers:


MEETING

Lillian Simmons is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting.
Tuesday March 9
The agenda is attached.


FESTIVAL INSTRUCTIONS

Mail copy of festival registration, critique sheets and copies of sheet music to Judge
Buffy Currens

Include self-addressed stamped envelope addressed to teacher.


Lillian Simmons, Piano Teacher

Tuesday, February 16, 2021

Bluebonnet News

 

Lillian Simmons

Secretary

Bluebonnet MTA





Dear Teachers:


MINUTES OF MEETING

The general meeting was held on February 9 on line. 
Present were Angela, Lillian and Martha V.
There was discussion about pandemic, health and wellness. We are well. We are Blessed.
The Treasurer presented a treasurer's report.
Lillian reported on the events planned and already held.
All events are proceeding normally.


VIDEO

I finally found and published my studio party.
Go to:


MOZART CLASS
Go to:
If you sign up, tell them that Lillian sent you.


NEXT MEETING

The next general meeting will be held on Tuesday March 9 on line.



Bluebonnet News

 

Lillian Simmons
Secretary
Bluebonnet MTA

Dear Teachers,

RECITAL

The Winter Recital will be Saturday February 27 on line.. If you're going to perform, please plan to dress well.  Girls should wear a dress or blouse/sweater and pants/skirt, and boys should wear dress pants and dress shirts.  T-shirts/sweatshirts and blue jeans are not acceptable. No dangling jewelry!

MEETING

The next general meeting will be on Tuesday Feb 9 on zoom. Looking forward to seeing you.

The agenda is attached.

Tuesday, January 26, 2021

Bluebonnet News

 

Lillian Simmons
Secretary
Bluebonnet MTA


Dear Teachers:

MINUTES

The general meeting of Bluebonnet MTA was held on January 12, 2021 on line.  Present were Angela and Lillian.
Upon Motion duly made and seconded, it was
Resolved that:
The Spring Recital will be held on line on May 8, 2021.


MEETING

The next general meeting will be on Tuesday Feb 9 on zoom. Looking forward to seeing you.


EVENTS

The Winter Recital of Bluebonnet MTA will be on Saturday February 27 on youtube.  There is no charge. Please record and upload your pieces ahead of time. Let me know your email, and I'll send you an invitation to our youtube channel so that you can upload it.

The Romantic Festival will be Saturday April 3.  Registration is $25 and is due March 3.  Send your registration form to the Festival Chairman Lillian, and the fee to the treasurer Martha, and the recording and critique sheets to the judge.

Bluebonnet News

 

Lillian Simmons
Secretary
Bluebonnet MTA


Dear Teachers:


MEETING

The next general meeting will be on Tuesday January 12 on zoom. Looking forward to seeing you.


WEBINARS

The piano teaching webinars of The Frances Clark Center are now on line and are free.  These are excellent. Go to: https://claviercompanion.com/content/webinar-archives


Bluebonnet News

 


Lillian Simmons
Secretary
Bluebonnet MTA


Dear Teachers:


PRESIDENT'S MESSAGE

Best and heartfelt wishes to you all for Christmas.  I hope you enjoy the holiday in company of your family. 

RECITAL

The recital is now on line.


MEETING

The next general meeting will be on Tuesday January 12 on zoom. Looking forward to seeing you.