12/10/2022 Teen Recital
The in-person Teen Recital is back this winter! MTAC Alameda County East Branch will be holding a Teen Recital on Saturday, December 10th, 2022 at Carefield Senior Center, Pleasanton.
This recital is ONLY for students who are 13 or older. All instruments and voice are welcome. Holiday themes are most wanted. High school students will get volunteer hours after the recital.
Please find the details in the Google form. Registration is due by Nov.20th, 2022.
Important: Only teachers can sign the registration form and make the payment. Right after you submit the google form, you will get the payment link and the passcode. Please click the link to make the payment.
2/11/2023 7th Alameda East Piano Competition
Our 7th Alameda East Piano competition will take place on Saturday, 02/11/2023 at the First Presbyterian Church of Livermore (Same place as last year).
There will be four Divisions:
A - 8-10 years old
B - 11-13 years old
C - 14-15 years old
D - 16-18 years old
The competition is for students of our Alameda East branch only! The deadline is 12/18/2022. No late forms will be accepted.
Please click here for detail.
10/15/2022 Branch Recital
Event Time: 4:00 pm Saturday, Oct 15th, 2022
Event Address: 4444 Black Ave, Pleasanton, CA 94566
10/3/2022 Lecture: Jamie Narushchen
When: Monday, October 3rd, 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Topic: Ballet Accompaniment as a career
Lecturer: Jamie Narushchen
Description: An overview of the roles a pianist has at a ballet company and its school. This talk covers the skill sets required to be a successful ballet accompanist. A dancer will be part of the lecture and demonstration.
Bio - Jamie Narushchen joined San Francisco Ballet School as an accompanist in 1987, and in 2013, was named a Lee R. Crews Endowed Pianist for San Francisco Ballet, a position he holds in addition to his current work for the School. As both the pianist supervisor and music teacher for SF Ballet School, Narushchen accompanies class and rehearsals, teaches music classes, and organizes the schedules of full and part-time pianists for about 130 classes weekly that require live accompaniment. more
6/6/22 Alameda County East Luncheon Social
When: 6/6/2022, Monday 11:30am - 2:00pm
5/21/2022 Branch Recital
Date: May 21, 2022 (Saturday)
Event Address: Lynnewood United Methodist Church, Pleasanton
Click here for the program.
3/19/2022 Branch Recital (Virtual)
Date: Mar.19th, 2022
Time: 4:00 pm
February 7th Guest Lecture by Barbie Wong "Engaging Parents for Students' Success" (Virtual)
Date: Feb. 7, 2022
Time: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Topic Description: When we help parents learn why it's important and how to best support our student's music-making, they will practice more consistently and effectively at home, become more joyful at their lessons, and develop into adults with a deep love for music.
October 18, 2021 Branch Recital (Virtual)
October 16, 2021 Branch Recital (Virtual)
The Blankenship Memorial Project
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