Master Class Activity

Click here to access the 2017 CSMTA Master Class Application

Date: June 3, 2017, 9:30-11:20am
Location: University of Northern Colorado, School of Music  Greeley, CO
Application Deadline: April 15, 2017
Chair: Uri Ayn Rovner uriayn@aol.com
The 2017 CSMTA Master Class will take place on the morning of June 3, during the CSMTA 2017 State Conference, which takes place June 1-3, 2017 at UNC. This will be an Intermediate to Advanced Level Piano Master Class and it will be directed by conference Featured Artists, Joseph Rackers and Marina Lamazov. 

Uri Ayn Rovner
CSMTA V.P. for Student Activities


2016 Master Classes at the CSMTA Conference: CSU - Pueblo

Thursday, June 2, 2016: Chamber Music Master Class
Directed by the Conference Artist Ensemble Aeolus String Quartet
Three ensembles took part in this event:

  1. The Smathers Trio performing the String Trio in Eb, Opus 3   by   Ludwig  van Beethoven  
    Katelyn Smathers, violin    Thomas Matthews, viola     Andrew Ferguson, cello
  2. The Woodrose String Quartet   String Quartet No. 2   by  Alexander Borodin                            
    Anna Cole, violin    Caitlyn Randall, violin    Thomas Matthews, viola    Elise Cole, cello
  3. String Quartet  "Lark" Quartet, Op. 64 No. 5   Joseph Haydn                                          
    Rhianna Linge, violin   Emily Chang, violin   Jonathan Williams, viola    Hayley Currin, cello
    (Students of the Colorado Springs Youth Symphony Association)

Friday, June 3, 2016: Advanced Piano Master Class
This event was directed by Conference Artist William Wolfram. Three students performed:

  1. Sophie Brants (Student of Joyce Li)   Nocturne in C#m   by  Frédéric Chopin
  2. Samuel Holt (Student of Sara McDaniel, NCTM)    Nocturne in Cm   by  Frédéric Chopin
  3. Wesley Leffingwell (Student of Dr. Andrew Cooperstock)  Sonata in Gm Hob. XVI:44  by J. Haydn

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