Calendar

2020-2021 Calendar

Fall Quarter starts the 1st week of school

First wk of Fall Quarter-Mandatory. Parents are required to attend the first lesson of fall quarter with the  student, unless the student is an adult, to review policies and student practice contract, for parent and student signatures, to observe the lesson, and to ask questions. Tuition increases slightlythis fall 2020, so each student needs to sign a new registration form.

Pedagogy Plus, 10 hour private lessons, 9 hour pedagogy/theory classes, 1 masterclass, $695 per quarter

Performance Plus, 10 hour private lessons, 1 masterclass, $525 per quarter

Student Teacher Plus, 9-40 min lessons with a student teacher in my studio, 1 masterclass with Penni, $265 per quarter

Student Teacher Basic, 9-40 min lessons with a student teacher in the student teacher’s home, 1 masterclass with Penni, $215 per quarter

Pedagogy/Theory classes, 9 hour classes, $175 per quarter

Federation Duet Festival, $20 fee due Sep 1.

Sept– Bring Halloween and Christmas music to lessons!

No lessons Fri Sept 4- Wed Sept 9-We will be on vacation.

Labor day, Mon Sept 7– No piano.

Fall Popular Recital – Sat Sept 12, 11 AM and 1 PM,  Only students who stay for the entire recital may perform. Best dress and dress shoes, socks must be worn if shoes are removed for parents and family. Pls arrive promptly by 12:55 am. Pls bring a healthy refreshment to share! Thanks!

AIM (Achievement in Music) 2021, $25 fee due Oct 1.

Thurs/Fri Oct 15-16- Fall Recess. No school. No piano. Makeups possible these two days.

Halloween Costume Recitals – Sat. Oct 31, 11 AM and 1 PM, Halloween Costumes, Only students who stay for the entire recital may perform. Dress shoes. Socks must be worn if shoes are removed for students, parents and family. Pls arrive promptly by 12:55 am. Pls bring a refreshment to share! Thanks!

Fall Quarter Masterclasses- Nov 2-5 –Nice dress shoes, parents invited, no refreshments, socks must be worn if shoes are removed for parents and family. Makeup lessons scheduled this week, as needed.

Monday Nov 2 Fall Masterclass, 5:30-6:30 pm

Zachary & Danny P, Jeffrey and Daniel C, Emma & Chloe D, Barnes C, Cadence S, Kade H, Matt J.

Tuesday Nov 3 Fall Masterclass, 5:30-6:30 pm

Amy V, Lisa V, Addy P, Alyssa C, Abigail & Olivia P, Amelia N, Lauren C, Ambree T.

Wednesday Nov 4 Fall Masterclass, 5:30-6:30 pm

Kaitlyn R, Leitalia T, Braden P, Nathan C, Lincoln J,Brandt & Ethan & Gavin B.

Thursday Nov 5 Fall Masterclass, 5:30-6:30 PM

Haven P, Amanda B, Kara B, Aly P, Donavan P, Ted M,  Logan A, Jocelyn M, Harrison J.

Fri/Sat Nov 6-7, UMTA Conference, online this year. Let me know if any of you would like to sign up. It is free this year!

Federation Duet Festival, Sat Nov 14

Plan to arrive to your Federation location 10 min early. Best dress. Closed toe dress shoes. No bracelets or long necklaces or large rings. Take original music with measures numbered. Take paperwork clipped to music. Parents may come in to listen to the performance. There is a waiting area down the stairs to the right. Performance is down the stairs to the Left. No pictures or videos or cell phones allowed

Wed Nov 25-Fri Nov 27- Thanksgiving break. No lessons.

Federation Solo Festival $20 fee due by Nov 1.

Christmas Recital – Sat Dec. 12, 1 PM, Only students who stay for the entire recital may perform! Pls arrive promptly by 12:55 am. Best dress and dress shoes, socks must be worn if shoes are removed for parents and family. Pls bring a healthy refreshment to share! Thanks!

Mon Dec. 14-Wed Dec 16 –Makeup lessons as needed.

Thurs Dec 17-Saturday Jan 2– Christmas/New Year break. No lessons.

2021

Federation Concerto Festival 2021, $20 fee due Jan 4.

Mon Jan 4- School resumes. Lessons resume. Federation Concerto Festival fee due, $20 fee due.

Jan- AIM Ear Training tests given.

Jan 18- MLK, No school. No regular piano. Makeup lessons, as needed.

Feb- AIM theory tests given.

Winter Masterclasses- Feb 8-11 – Nice dress shoes, parents invited, no refreshments, socks must be worn if shoes are removed for parents and family.

Feb 8-Monday Winter Masterclass, 5:30-6:30 pm

Zachary P, Addison P, Daniel P, Lauren C, Jeffrey C, Alyssa C, Kara B.

Feb 9-Tuesday Winter Masterclass, 5:30-6:30 pm

Brandt B, Ethan B, Gavin B, Olivia P, Abigail P, Nathan C, Ted M, Lisa V.

Feb 10-Wednesday Winter Masterclass, 5:30-6:30 pm

Kade H, Lincoln J, Jocelyn M, Leitalia T, Kaitlyn R, Braden P, Cadence S.

Feb 11-Thursday Winter Masterclass, 5:30-6:30 pm

Emma D, Chloe D, Amelia N, Barnes C, Matt J, Haven P, Amanda B, Logan A.

Feb 15- Presidents’ Day. No school. There WILL be Piano on Presidents’ Day as follows.

Winter Recital, Sat Feb 20, 1 PM-Only students who stay for the entire recital may perform! Best dress and dress shoes. Be sure to wipe dress shoes off on rug before entering with shoes. Socks must be worn if shoes are removed for parents and family. Pls arrive promptly by 12:55 pm. Pls bring a healthy refreshment to share! Thanks!

Sat Feb 27- Federation Solo Festival, TBA

Plan to arrive to your Federation location 10 min early. Best dress. Closed toe dress shoes. No bracelets or long necklaces or large rings. Take original music with measures numbered. Take paperwork clipped to music. Parents may come in. No pictures or videos or cell phones allowed.

Spring Quarter – Tuition due March 1

March –Theory and Ear Training tests turned in to Davis chapter of UMTA.

March 29-April 2-Spring Break. No lessons.

AIM Festival, Sat April 17, time and location TBA

Please go to AIM performance home first, then to the Viewmont seminary bldg for AIM Sight reading and Technique Testing at Viewmont High School, 120 W 1000 N, Bountiful.

Plan to arrive to your AIM performance location 10 min early. Best dress. Closed toe shoes. No bracelets or long necklaces or large rings. Take original music with measures numbered. Take paperwork clipped to music. Parents may not come in to performance location, but may wait inside the seminary bldg. No pictures or videos or cell phones allowed.

Fri April 24 – Honor Recital, BDAC, TBA

Spring Recital, TBA

Spring Masterclasses, TBA

No lessons Memorial Day

Tues/Wed April 27-28,Federation Concerto Festival, my studio. Students should bring their music for the judges.

Plan to arrive to your Federation location 5-10 min early. Best dress. Closed toe dress shoes. No bracelets or long necklaces or large rings. Take original music with measures numbered. Take paperwork clipped to music. Parents may come in. No pictures or videos or cell phones allowed. Bring music for the judges.

Summer AIM, Deadline to apply, June 1, Cost $35.

Summer Schedule starts Mon June 1.

No lessons  Sun June 7-Sun June 14- We will be on vacation in Las Vegas.

Summer Recital, Sat July 11, 1 PM, my studio, Only students who stay for the entire recital may perform.

Summer AIM, Sat July 18, Deadline to apply, June 1, Cost $35

No lessons July 20-25- We will be on a camping vacation.

Summer Quarter Masterclasses- Aug –Students wear best dress and dress shoes, parents invited, no refreshments, socks must be worn if shoes are removed for parents and family.