Monthly Coffee Chats

Currently via zoom meeting

These Coffee Chats are informal discussions open to any interested music teachers. Each month will feature a different topic, such as teacher/parent interaction, music repertoire, and business administration. Currently

they are held via a zoom meeting format.  Zoom invitations will be sent out each month. 

Gretchen Thomas, host


Fall Adjudications

In Person and Virtual

November 12-13

Ann Fernandez- In person adjudicator

Craig Sale - Virtual Adjudictor

Students prepare two piece to be performed and receive comments from an adjudicator.  Excellent way for both the student and the to get great insights from another professional.

Cindy Epperson, chairperson


Spring Festival

Annual Ribbon Festival
April 2, 2022

Students prepare a piece to be adjudicated in a recital, earn ribbons playing music games, scales, sight reading and many other activities.   Ribbons can be kept or exchanged or prizes.   A fun day for all!

April 2, 2022

Entire AKTA Board


Freya Wardlaw-Bailey, president

January 14, 2022 - Special Workshop with Dr. Scott Price
Title: Autism and Piano Study: Adaptive Piano Study in Action