Calendar of Events 2016 – 2017

September 2017

September 13th Application Deadline for FSMTA District Concerto Competition
September 14th MTNA Junior & Senior Performance Competition Deadline at 3:00 pm ET

October 2017

October 1st Membership Dues for Florida Federation of Music Clubs Due
October 7th Registration dues for Federation & Holiday Concert
October 13th National Young Arts Application Deadline

November 2017

November 5th New World Symphony Concert for Kids: Star Wars Spectacular (11:30 and 2:30pm performances)
November 15th Alhambra Concerto Competition Application Deadline
November 23th – 25th Thanksgiving Holiday – Encore Music Academy and Encore Academy of the Arts CLOSED
(Classes will be rescheduled).

December 2017

December 1st Deadline for submitting applications for Florida Federation of Music Clubs, 2018 Festival.
December 3rd Final Round of Alhambra Concerto Competition
December 3rd Encore’s Holiday Concert!
December 15th – January 1st, 2018 “Nights of Lights” sponsored by Live like Bella Foundation at at Pinecrest Gardens Starting 7:00PM
December 23rd – January 6th, 2018 WINTER BREAK. Encore Academy of the Arts will be CLOSED.

January 2018

January 8th Classes Resume!
January 14th New World Symphony Side-by-Side Orchestra & Young Artist Concerto Competition Application deadline
January 16th Dade County Youth Fair Applications DUE
January 20st Costume FEES due for ALL DANCERS and ACTORS performing in the Encore Academy of the Arts Showcase on June 1st, 2018.
January 31st Chopin Young Pianists Concert Recommendations Due

February 2018

February 25th New World Symphony Concerto Competition
February 24, 25th & March 3rd Florida Federation of Music Clubs District Festival (Federation)
Deadline to place order of certificates: TBA
Deadline to turn in all applications: TBA
Changes in levels will be accepted until: TBAChanges in pieces will be accepted until: TBA

March 2018

March 3rd FSMTA Concerto Competition at Palm Beach Atlantic University
March 3rd MMTF Honors & Merit Scholarship Honors Auditions at Steinway Piano Gallery
March 10th State Federation Registration Deadline
March 15th – April 8th Dade County Youth Fair Exposition for Piano, Voice and Instrumental Evaluations
Registration Deadline: TBA
March 17th MMTF Honors & Merit Scholarship Honors Recital at Steinway Piano Gallery
March 18th New World Symphony Concert for Kids (11:30 and 2:30pm Performances) www.nws.edu
March 24th Chopin Young Pianist Concert Auditions. Deadline for Submissions: January 31st

April 2018

April 14th & 15th Encore’s Arts Festival and Evaluations
April 21st & 22nd Chopin Young Pianist Concert
April 28th FSMTA STUDENT DAY at Florida International University
April 28th New World Symphony Side-by-Side Orchestra & Young Artist Concerto Competition WINNERS CONCERT www.nws.edu (Auditions February 25th)
April 30th FSMTA Student Day Honors Recital at St. Stephen’s Church 3:00-5:00PM

May 2018

May 4th & 5th State Federation, FFMC Junior Convention 2017, University of North Florida, Jacksonville, FL.
Postmark Deadline: March 10th, 2018.
May 7th – 12h Encore’s FINALS Week
May 31st Final rehearsal of Encore Performing Arts Showcase 2018 @ Manuel Artime Theater

June 2018

June 1st Encore Performing Arts Showcase 2018 @ Manuel Artime Theater (Time TBA)
June 8th, 9th, 10th & 16th End of the Year Student Recital!
Where: Clarke Recital Hall, University of Miami
June & July Guild Auditions/Exams, University of Miami (Piano Students ONLY)
Registration Fee due: January 2017
TBA Royal Conservatory Achievement Program Evaluations for instrumentalists and vocalists
June, July & August Encore’s 2018 Summer Camp