Chapter Events

** To register and pay for any events, please visit Registration & Payment Forms. All participants must sign a Consent Form

Winter Events 2019-2020

  • Teachers’ Evening at San Diego Symphony – February 29, 2020 8 pm.
    • Jacobs Masterworks, Copley Symphony Hall: Sibelius & Rachmaninoff
    • Event Chair: Fresas Balistreri
  • Teachers’ Technology Workshop: January 13, 2020, Mission Valley Library
  • Honors Competition and Contemporary Music Competition (District 1 Level)– Date: February 15, 2020
    • San Diego North Chapter will be hosting the 2020 competitions at the district level
    • SDSC Chairs: Rowena Asuncion, Sharon Halverson
    • Venue: Museum of Making Music, Carlsbad, CA
    • To know more about the program and to register online, visit www.capmt.org
  • Scholarship Awards – Audition and Application Date Deadline: April 15, 2020
    • Program Chairs: Sharon Halverson, Magdolna Bornemisza
    • Deserving graduating high school seniors can apply for a monetary grant prior to their graduation. Application materials and guidelines available soon!

Spring Events 2020

  • San Diego Young Protégé Music Competition- Saturday, May 2, 2020
    • Event Chair: Fei-Fei Soong
    • Venue: Mount Soledad Presbyterian Church, La Jolla, CA
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  • Pop Music Festival – Saturday, May 16, 2020
  • Annual Honors Recital and Gala – Saturday, May 30, 2020
    • Event Chair: Rowena Asuncion
    • Venue: Mount Soledad Presbyterian Church, La Jolla, CA

Fall Events 2019

  • Piano Auditions and Ensemble Auditions (CAPMT State event) – Sunday, November 24, 2019, 1-5 pm.
    • Piano Auditions and Ensemble Auditions are non-competitive, welcoming programs designed to encourage and motivate students of all ages. For many teachers and students, this is their favorite event of the year! Repertoire is performed in an audition, recital, or festival setting, depending on the district/chapter. Students are given constructive comments, along with a rating from 1-5. Students receiving a “5” are invited, but not required, to perform at the CAPMT Northern or Southern Festivals.
    • Event Chair: Rowena Asuncion
    • Venue: Greene Music, 7480 Miramar Rd., San Diego, 92126
    • Click here to learn more about the auditions.
    • Registration Deadline: October 5, 2019.
    • Register for the Piano Auditions
    • Register for the Ensemble Auditions
  • Young Artists Competition 
    • String Division: Saturday, October 26, 2019, 1-5 pm (after Concerto Competition)
      • Venue: Scripps Ranch Miramar Branch Library Community Room, 10301 Scripps Lake Dr, San Diego 92131
      • Event Chair: Lu-Yan Guo
    • Piano Division: Sunday, October 20, 2019, 1:30 pm (before MTNA Studio Festival)
      • Venue: Carmel Valley Library, 3919 Townsgate Dr., San Diego, 92130
      • Event Chair: Rowena Asuncion
    • Online Registration Opens: September 1, 2019
    • Online Registration Deadline: October 14, 2019
    • YAC Competition 2019
  • 2019 Concerto Competition – Saturday, October 26, 2019, 1 pm
    • Venue: Scripps Ranch Miramar Branch Library Community Room, 10301 Scripps Lake Dr, San Diego 92131
    • Event Chair: Lu-Yan Guo
    • Online Registration Opens: September 1, 2019
    • Online Registration Deadline: October 14, 2019
    • 2019 Concerto Competition San Diego South Chapter
  • MTNA Studio Festival – Sunday, October 20, 2019, 1pm-4:30 pm
    • Venue: Carmel Valley Library, 3919 Townsgate Dr., San Diego, 92130
    • Event Chairs: Rowena Asuncion, Meaghan Padilla
    • Online Registration Opens: September 1, 2019
    • Online Registration Deadline: October 14, 2019
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Winter Events 2019-2020

  • Teachers’ Evening at San Diego Symphony – January 2020 (TBA)

    • Event Chair: Fresas Balistreri
  • Teachers’ Technology Workshop: January 13, 2020, Mission Valley Library
  • Honors Competition and Contemporary Music Competition (District 1 Level)– Date: February 15, 2020

    • San Diego North Chapter will be hosting the 2020 competitions at the district level
    • SDSC Chairs: Rowena Asuncion, Sharon Halverson
    • Venue: Museum of Making Music, Carlsbad, CA
    • To know more about the program and to register online, visit www.capmt.org
  • Scholarship Awards – Audition Date: March 31, 2020
    • Program Chair: Anna Vasilyeva
    • Deserving graduating high school seniors can apply for a monetary grant prior to their graduation. Application materials and audition dates are posted in the second quarter of the year.

Spring Events 2020

  • San Diego Young Protégé Music Competition- Saturday, May 9, 2020
  • Pop Music Festival – Saturday, May 2, 2020
  • Annual Honors Recital and Gala – Saturday, May 30, 2020
    • Event Chair: Rowena Asuncion
    • Venue: Mount Soledad Presbyterian Church, La Jolla CA

Summer Events 2019

  • Summer Camp – July 2019
    • Chair: Rowena Asuncion

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER FOR ANY OF OUR CHAPTER EVENTS ONLINE!

Competitive and non-competitive events at the chapter level are presented in a recital format. Events are adjudicated by selected top-notch teachers and musicians from the local teaching community. These programs celebrate everyday music students as well as well-motivated and competitive students of all instruments from all ages, levels, and capability within a nurturing and educational environment.