JMTA High School Senior Scholarship Competition Guidelines
JMTA HIGH SCHOOL SENIOR SCHOLARSHIP COMPETITION GUIDELINES
The 2021 JMTA High School Senior Scholarship Competition will be held virtually. Deadline for application is Saturday, March 6, 2021. Deadlinefor video materials isSunday, March 21, 2021.
Auditions will be open only to students who have studied for six or more months with a JMTA member in good standing.
Only high school seniors who will complete work during the school year in which they audition and who state their intention to pursue a college degree in Music may apply.
Students seeking a dual major in Music and another field of study are eligible to apply. Music minors are not eligible to apply.
The following must be submitted along with signed application form:
(a) An entrance fee of $25.00 / check made payable to JMTA/ (b) Three letters of recommendation 1. A letter of recommendation from applicant’s private teacher 2. A letter of recommendation from teacher or administrator from applicant’s school 3. A letter of character reference from a responsible adult who is not applicant’s immediate family. (c) Applicant’s repertoire list of three pieces from different time periods with duration no longer than 30 minutes.
Repertoire must be memorized.
Video has to show applicants face, body, both hands and pedals. And submitted as a YouTube link in one email with the scores of each piece with numbered measures.
The winner of the Scholarship Competition is required to perform at a future JMTA function. /TBA/
All required documents and application fee must be submitted by deadline via mail or email to Kamila Shahtakhtinski, NCTM 7990 Baymeadows Rd. E unit 202 Jacksonville, FL, 32256. If you have any questions, please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 904-645-6481.