Monthly Meetings & Programs

2017-2018 PROGRAMS

Meetings are the 2nd Friday of each Month at PianoForte,
1335 S. Michigan Ave., Chicago, IL 60605
Business Meetings at 10:00 AM, Pre-Program Topics at 10:15 AM, and Programs at 11:00 AM

September 8:

  • AIM Information Meetings (10:15 AM)
    CAMTA AIM Committee
    Haydn, Mozart, and Beethoven (11:00 AM)
    Christopher Harding, Associate Professor of Piano and Chamber Music
    University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI

October 13:

      • Presenting the Roberta Savler Competition Repertoire (10:45 AM-noon) Regina Syrkin, Independent Teacher
        Community Music School, DePaul University, Chicago, IL

November 10:

      • The Dalcroze Method (10:45 AM-noon)
        Dr. Jeremy Dittus, Diplome Superieur
        The Dalcroze School of the Rockies, Denver, CO

December 8:

  • CAMTA Workshop (See Workshop Registration Form to Pre-register.)
    The Elements of Success
    Fostering Artistic Personality
    Sound, Physical Gesture, and Imagination
    Dr. Helen Marlais, Professor of Piano and Piano Pedagogy,
    Grand Valley State University, Allendale, MI

January 12:

  • Collaborative Performing (11:00 AM)
    Gail Lytle Lira, Piano and Nicolas Lira, Saxophone
    Lansing, MI and Kansas City Conservatory
    University of Missouri-Kansas City, MO

February 9:

  • Schubert and Brahms Piano Works (11:00 AM)
    Adam Neiman, Artistic Director of the Manchester Music Festival, VT
    Assistant Professor of Piano, Chicago College of Performing Arts, Chicago, IL

March 9:

      • Vocalizing for Pianists (10:30 AM)
        Laurie M. Marshall, Independent Piano and Voice
        Vive la femme: Intermediate Literature by Women (11:00 AM)
        Silvia Roederer, DMA, Concert Artist
        Western Michigan University

April 13:

      • Master Class in Performance (11:00 AM) Sylvia Wang, DMA
        Northwestern University, Evanston, IL

May 11:

      • Duo-Furioso (Piano, four hands) (10:45 AM)
        Selections from Schubert, Dvorak, and Stravinsky’s Petrushka
        Leslie Tung and Silvia Roederer, DMA, Concert Artists

June 8:

  • French Composers Through the Ages (11:00 AM)
    Heidi Mayer, Independent Teacher
    Northwestern University Music Academy

For more information about any CAMTA events, contact Laurie M. Marshall, at