|September 14th||MTNA Junior & Senior Performance Competition Deadline at 3:00 pm ET|
|October 1st||Membership Dues for Florida Federation of Music Clubs Due|
|October 2nd||New World Symphony Concert for Kids: Sky’s The Limit (11:30 and 2:30pm performances)|
|October 14th||National Young Arts Application Deadline|
|October 15th||Registration dues for Federation & Holiday Concert|
|October 27th – 30th||FSMTA Conference at the Embassy Suites by Hilton, Orlando North.|
|October 31st||FIU Concerto Competition Application and Recording deadline|
|November 12th||MMTA Informal Recital at Steinway Piano Gallery (12:00 – 2:00pm)|
|November 15th||Deadline for submitting applications for Florida Federation of Music Clubs, 2017 Festival.
Festival dates TBA.
|November 24th – 26th||Thanksgiving Holiday – Encore Music Academy and Encore Academy of the Arts CLOSED
(Classes will be rescheduled).
|December 16th||“Nights of Lights” sponsored by Live like Bella Foundation, Pinecrest Gardens starting at 7:00PM.|
|December 11th||Encore’s Holiday Concert!
Florida International University Concert Hall (Tickets will be on sale Nov. 1st, 2016).
|December 20th||Costumes FEES due for ALL DANCERS and ACTORS performing in the Encore Academy of the Arts Concert in May, 2017|
|December 24th||Christmas and New Year’s Holiday begins|
|January 9th||Classes Resume!|
|January 13th||Registration for Guild, Student Day, MMTF Events & Student Recital due|
|January 20th||Dade County Youth Fair Applications DUE|
|January 21st||MMTA Informal Recital at Steinway Piano Gallery – 12:00 – 2:00pm|
|January 29th||New World Symphony Side-by-Side Orchestra & Young Artist Concerto Competition Application deadline|
|February 11th, 25th, 26th & March 4th||Florida Federation of Music Clubs District Festival (Federation)
Registration Fee & Club Dues are due: OCTOBER 1st, 2016
Deadline to place order of certificates: TBA
Deadline to turn in all applications: November 15th, 2016
Changes in levels will be accepted until: TBA – Changes in pieces will be accepted until: TBA
|February 12th||The Alhambra Orchestra Concerto Competition.
Applications must be postmarked by December 1st, 2016
|February 18th||FSMTA Concerto Competition at Palm Beach Atlantic University|
|February 25th||MMTF Fundraiser: My Teacher and Me Recital at Steinway Piano Gallery 4:00-6:00PM|
|February 26th||New World Symphony Concert for Kids: Heroes!|
|March 4th||MMTF Honors & Merit Scholarship Honors Auditions at Steinway Piano Gallery|
|TBA||Chopin Young Pianist Concert Auditions. Deadline for Submissions: TBA|
|March 18th||MMTF Honors & Merit Scholarship Honors Recital at Steinway Piano Gallery|
|March 23rd – April 16th||Dade County Youth Fair Exposition for Piano, Voice and Instrumental
Registration Deadline: January 26th, 2017
|April 1st – 2nd||Encore’s Music Festival and Evaluations.|
|April 22nd||FSMTA STUDENT DAY at Florida International University|
|April 22nd||New World Symphony Side-by-Side Orchestra & Young Artist Concerto Competition Audition
Application deadline January 29th, 2017
New World Center (dates will be posted Fall of 2016) More Info: www.nws.edu
|April 22nd & 23rd||Chopin Young Pianist Concert|
|April 30th||FSMTA Student Day Honors Recital at St. Stephen’s Church 3:00-5:00PM|
|May 5th & 6th||State Federation, FFMC Junior Convention 2017, University of North Florida, Jacksonville, FL.
Postmark Deadline: March 10th, 2017.
|May 8th – 13th||Encore’s FINALS Week|
|June 4th||Encore Academy of the Arts Dance and Theatre Concert @ Ransom Everglades|
|June 9th – 11th||End of the Year Student Recital!
Where: Clarke Recital Hall, University of Miami
|TBA||Guild Auditions/Exams, University of Miami (Piano Students ONLY)
Registration Fee due: January 2017
|TBA||Carnegie Hall Royal Conservatory Achievement Program Evaluations for instrumentalist and vocalists|
|June 12th||Encore’s 2017 Summer Camp Starts|