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EVENTS

Competitions . Master Classes . Student Recitals

CAPMT Greater Pasadena Chapter is pleased to offer the following events to its members:

Competitions
HONORS COMPETITION

What it is: Statewide Competition for serious and competitive students of all instruments and voice with heavier repertoire demands.

Who is eligible: Students of CAPMT District 9 Teachers ages 26 and under.

Date: Saturday 2/3/2024 9am-

Venue: First United Methodist Church of Pasadena

Application Fee: TBA by CAPMT

To Apply: Please go to www.capmt.org

Questions: Please contact Agatha Hou at forscherin@hotmail.com

CONTEMPORARY MUSIC
COMPETITION

What it is: Statewide Competition for highly motivated students of all instruments and voice with contemporary repertoire.

Who is eligible: Students of CAPMT District 9 Teachers ages 26 and under.

Date: Saturday 2/3/2024 9am-

Venue: First United Methodist Church of Pasadena

Application Fee: TBA by CAPMT

To Apply: Please go to www.capmt.org

Questions: Please contact Melody Kuo at musickuo@yahoo.com

SONATA/SONATINA COMPETITION

What it is: District Level Competition featuring sonata and sonatina works of classical genre.

Who is eligible: Students of CAPMT District 9 Teachers ages 26 and under. 

Date: Saturday 4/27/2024 9am-

Venue: First United Methodist Church of Pasadena

Application Fee: $45

Application Form: It will be distributed once it gets closer to the event. 

Prizes: TBA

To Apply and Questions: Please contact Dr. Yi-Ju Lai at yijulai.piano@gmail.com

Master Classes
PIANO MASTER CLASS 

What it is: Master Class for Advanced Students 

Who is eligible: Students of CAPMT Greater Pasadena Chapter Teachers

Date

Venue

Application Fee: $50

To Apply: Please contact Dr. Junko Ueno Garrett at junko@oxy.edu

Student Recital
FALL STUDENT RECITAL 

What it is: Non-Competitive Performance Opportunity

Who is eligible: Students of CAPMT Greater Pasadena Chapter Teachers

New This Year - Time Restrictions: Up to 12 years - 5 minutes, 13-15 years - 7 minutes, 16 years and above - 10 minuites

And please submit the video recording of recital piece by 10/22/23 to Dr. Junko Ueno Garrett at junko@oxy.edu

Date: Sunday 11/5/2023 1:30--3:30pm

Venue: First United Methodist Church of Pasadena

No Application Fee

To Apply: Please contact Dr. Junko Ueno Garrett at junko@oxy.edu

Non-Competitive State Level Event
PIANO FESTIVAL (State-wide online evaluation in 2024-25 year, and in-person evaluation at Pasadena Chapter from 2025-26 year)
What it is: State level Non-Competitive Event
Who is eligible: Students of CAPMT District 9 Teachers
Date
Venue:
Application Fee
To Apply: Please go to www.capmt.org
To Apply: New Chair will start 2025-26 year. 
The Second Year Event!
PIANO MOCK AUDTION
What it is: Distinguished Artist Professors, Kevin Fitz-Gerald and Bernadine Blaha from USC will be on the panel to guide students to prepare for their college auditions. This audition is open to 4 students in CAPMT District 9 and 2 students in any area. Please submit the video to show the repertoire and the short profile after 8/15/23 to Dr. Junko Ueno Garrett at junko@oxy.edu
Who is eligible: above
Date: Sunday 10/8/2023 1:30-3:30pm
Venue: First United Methodist Church of Pasadena
Application Fee: $50 for District 9 students, $70 for non-District 9 students
To Apply: Please contact Dr. Junko Ueno Garrett at junko@oxy.edu
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