Event Calendar

2021-22 Calendar of Events

All meetings will be held at the Faculty Lounge in Perkinson Music Center (Millikin University, Decatur, Illinois.) Members who live out of town and are unable to join in-person may opt to join remotely via Zoom.

Date Event Description
Friday, Sep. 39:10 am – Business Meeting
10:00 am – Round Table Discussion: “A Survey of the Junior Piano Concerti”
Oct. 1
9:15 am – Business meeting
10:00 – Program: “Finnish Folk Traditions and the Compositional Styles of Jean Sibelius’s Piano Music” with Dr. Asami Hagiwara from Onondaga Community College (NY)
10:45 am – Virtual Piano Masterclass
Sunday, Oct. 24DUET FESTIVAL
Oct. 29
DEADLINE to enroll students in AIM theory examinations
Nov. 5-6
ISMTA Virtual Conference
Nov. 13
AIM Theory Examinations
Friday, Dec. 39:15 am – Business meeting
10:00 am – Program: “Careers in Collaborative Piano” with Dr. Casey Robards from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
11: 00 am – Voice/Piano Collaborative Masterclass
Jan. 21
10:00 am – Board Meeting
All officers are expected to attend; members are encouraged to attend.
Feb. 4
9:15 am – Business meeting
10:00 am – Program: “You Want Me to Do What? A Pianist’s Guide to the Organ” with Dr. Nichol Eyman DelGiorno from Illinois College
11: 30 am – Organ Recital
Mar. 4
9:15 am – Business Meeting
10:00 am – Program: “How to Tackle Musicians’ Tax?” with Willam Gao, CPA
(Open Discussion & Consultation follows immediately after the presentation)
Monday, Mar. 16DEADLINE at 9 am to enroll students in AIM Performance Examinations and DAMTA Music Camp Scholarship Auditions
MTNA National Conference (Minneapolis, Minnesota)
Apr. 1
9:15 am – AIM Prep Meeting: REQUIRED for all teachers who have students participating in AIM exams
Apr. 16
AIM Performance Examinations &
DAMTA Music Camp Scholarship Auditions 
May 6
9:15 am – Business Meeting
End-of-year brunch afterwards!