Calendar of Events 2018 – 2019

December 2018

Dec. 9th MMTA Fundraising Concert at St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church
Dec. 15th – Jan. 1st 2019 “Nights of Lights” sponsored by Live like Bella Foundation at Pinecrest Gardens from 7:00PM
Dec. 23rd – Jan. 5th 2019 WINTER BREAK. Encore Academy of the Arts will be CLOSED.
* THERE WILL BE REGULAR CLASSES ON SATURDAY DECEMBER 22nd
(Extra rehearsals for the Holiday Concert will count for lessons missed during the holiday break).

January 2019

Jan. 6th New World Symphony Side-by-Side Orchestra & Young Artist Concerto Competition Application Deadline
Jan. 7th Classes Resume!
Jan. 19th MMTA Informal Recital at Steinway Piano Gallery, Coral Gables – 3:00PM
Jan. 26th New World Symphony CONCERTO SHOWCASE – 7:30 PM
Jan. 27th New World Symphony CONCERTO SHOWCASE – 2:00 PM
TBA Dade County Youth Fair Applications DUE
Jan. 19th Costume FEES due for ALL DANCERS and ACTORS performing in the
Encore Academy of the Arts Showcase on May 19th
Jan. 31st Chopin Young Pianists Concert Recommendations Due

February 2019

Florida Federation of Music Clubs District Festival (Federation)
Feb. 10, Feb. 24, March 3 Piano – University of Miami Frost School of Music
Feb. 10, Feb. 23, Feb. 24 String – University of Miami Frost School of Music
Feb. 23 Voice – New World School of the Arts
Feb. 10 Guitar & Wind – University of Miami Frost School of Music
Feb. 15th Registration for Guild, Student Day, MMTF Events & Student Recital due
Feb. 17th New World Symphony Concerto Competition

March 2019

Mar. 2nd MMTF Honors & Merit Scholarship Auditions at Steinway Piano Gallery
Mar. 2nd Chopin Young Pianist Concert Auditions.
Deadline for Submissions: Jan. 31st
Mar. 9th MMTA HONORS RECITAL at Steinway Piano Gallery, Coral Gables – 3:00PM
Mar. 9th District VI Concerto Competition at Palm Beach Atlantic University
Mar. 10th State Federation Registration Deadline
Mar. 14th – Apr. 7th Dade County Youth Fair Exposition
Piano, Voice and Instrumental Evaluations
Registration Deadline: TBA
Mar. 31st New World Symphony Concert for Kids: PETER AND THE WOLF

April 2019

Apr. 6th MMTA Informal Recital at Steinway Piano Gallery, Coral Gables
Apr. 13th Encore’s Arts Festival and Evaluations
Apr. 13th New World Symphony Side-by-Side Orchestra & Young Artist Concerto
Competition WINNERS CONCERT www.nws.edu
(Auditions February 17th)
Apr. 27th FSMTA STUDENT DAY at Florida International University
Apr. 28th Chopin Young Pianist Concert

May 2019

May 3rd & 4th State Federation, FFMC Junior Convention 2019
University of North Florida, Jacksonville, FL.
Deadline: Mar. 10th.
May 18/19th FSMTA Student Day Honors Recital at St. Stephen’s Church
May 19th Encore Performing Arts Showcase 2019 at South Miami-Dade Cultural Arts Center
May 20th – 25th Encore’s FINALS Week

June 2019

June 7th, 8th, and 9th Encore’s End of the Year Student Recitals! at Victor E. Clarke Recital Hall, University of Miami.
Recital Fee due February 15th
June & July Guild Auditions/Exams, University of Miami (Piano Students ONLY)
Registration Fee due: Jan. 2019
TBA Royal Conservatory Achievement Program Evaluations
Instrumentalists and vocalists
June, July & August 2019
Encore’s 2019 Summer Camp