OhioMTA E-Notes January 2017


Best wishes to our Ohio winners as they compete in the MTNA divisional competition in Mt. Pleasant, MI on Sunday, January 15th!

MTNA 2017 Conference, March 18-22

Be sure to register to attend this year's National Conference in Baltimore!  Students can register for a discount and volunteer as monitors.  Join us!


Congratulations to our 2017 Commissioned Composer


Dr. Jennifer Merkowitz!!

Please read about this year's commissioned composer here.  We look forward to hearing her piece at next fall's state conference!

Applications for Student Scholarships

Due February 1st, 2017
OhioMTA supports student development with this program that enables students to attend summer camps, workshops, conferences, take music assessments, further their music studies or pay for additional summer lessons.  Click below for the application and instructions.. OhioMTA Student Scholarships
OhioMTA Executive Board ~ Slate of Officers

The 2016-18 Executive Board was installed at the OhioMTA State Conference in November. The new board is as follows:

President; Suzanne Newcomb
President-Elect; Sonya Szabo-Reynolds
Treasurer; Brent Schloneger
Vice-President of Student Activities; Laura Melton
Vice-President of Conferences; Karen Campo
Vice-President of Membership; Michael Benson
Vice-President of Affiliated Associations; Joy Morin
Immediate Past President; Andrea McAlister
A special thanks to all the new and returning board members for your time and talents!

Suzanne Newcomb

Dr. Jennifer Merkowitz


Periodic E-notes will be sent out every other month to update the membership on upcoming events, deadlines and other important items. The Membership is encouraged to check the website to answer any questions regarding OhioMTA functions. PDF files will be posted on this page for the three most E-Notes. Earlier messages will be placed on the Archives Page.