William Browning Memorial MTNA Foundation “Spook-tacular” Play-a-thon

Cynthia Papierniak, Coordinator

When: Sunday, October 30, 2016, 1:00 – 5:00 PM

Where: Oak Park Public Library – Veterans’ Room, 834 Lake Street, Oak Park, IL 60301

Registration Deadline: October 15, 2016

All instrumentalists and ensembles using one piano may participate. Music does not need to be memorized. Students may wear Halloween or other costumes.

Students performing will be sharing their talent, dedication and enthusiasm to raise funds for the MTNA Foundation in honor of William Browning, revered Chicago pianist and teacher.

The MTNA Foundation provides

  • Teacher education enrichment grants
  • Matching grants for local associations
  • Educational projects
  • Community outreach
  • MTNA performance and composition competitions
  • Commissioning of new American music

Families and friends are encouraged to attend.
Students are encouraged to collect donations to the MTNA Foundation Fund. Students collecting more than $25 will receive a gift, and the student collecting the most donations will receive a cash prize. Donations may be made by cash or by check made out to the MTNA Foundation Fund and are tax deductible.


Cynthia Papiernak

Teachers sign up for 10 minute slots.
A slot may be filled by one or more students.
Priority is determined by registration date.

Browning Play-a-Thon 2016 Donation Sheet

Browning Play-a-Thon 2016 Letter to Teachers