Conferences

2018 IMTA State Conference

Materials will be made available from:

Suzanne Torkelson: New Repertoire is now included on the repertoire list online. New selections are marked 2018. Last year’s additions are labeled as 2017 allowing you to find the newest repertoire. Catalogue your studio library by logging in with your email and self created-password, then search by any combination of level, composer, composition title, anthology or collection!
Cyndie Caruth: Teacher’s guide to the new website
Dr. Alejandro Cremaschi: Rhythm Presentation
Dr. Kevin Costley: Breathing New Life into your Organization - Piano Ensemble Tips

WE ARE HAPPY TO ANNOUNCE NEXT YEAR’S CONFERENCE ON JUNE 2-4, 2019 AT GRACELAND UNIVERSITY IN LAMONI IOWA

The conference artist will be Frank Levy, Professor of Piano at San Jose State University School of Music and Dance in California. Mr. Levy (franklevy.com) is an international recitalist, active chamber musician, and recording artist. Composer Kevin Olson (FJH Music) will be our clinician. Please mark your calendars for June 2, 3 & 4, 2019 to join us at Graceland University in Lamoni!
-Linda Benson, IMTA President Elect; imtapreselect@gmail.com
-Rachel McCoy, IMTA 2019 Conference chair; imtafestivals@gmail.com

THANK YOU FOR ATTENDING THE UNIVERSITY OF IOWA IMTA CONFERENCE JUNE 3-5, 2018 WITH ALEJANDRO CREMASCHI AND KEVIN COSTLEY

THE CONFERENCE SCHEDULE WILL REMAIN AVAILABLE TO YOU AND LINKS WILL APPEAR AS OUR PRESENTERS SUBMIT THEIR MATERIALS.

To view bios click on photos / names

Dr. Alejandro Cremaschi

Dr. Kevin Costley


-We hope each of you had a wonderful, educational experience and take the time to fill out the survey emailed to you.  Should you have any questions concerning the past conference, please contact Jason Sifford, Conference Chair, IMTA Past President imtapastpresident@gmail.com

2018 IMTA Conference Moments

2018 Conference Banquet
IMTA President Cyndie Caruth presents award to Donita McCoy as the 2018 MTNA Foundation Fellow.

2018 Conference Banquet
IMTA Certified Teacher of the Year Award presented to Doris Swanson, Des Moines

2018 Conference Banquet
IMTA Scholarship winners (Contributions made by Durbin-Zheng family, West Music and the Iowa Music Teachers Association)
$500—Linda Peng (Dr. Torkelson), $100—Tristen Perreault (Leier, )$1000—Emma Cai (Kanevski), $300—Ami Yam (Kanevski), $100—Carly Broughten (Schubich) not pictured