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KAMTA Calendar of Events 2017-2018
Business and Professional Development Meetings:
Regular KAMTA meetings are held at 9:30 a.m. on the second Wednesday of the months from September through May in the Dorothy U. Dalton Center on the campus of Western Michigan University.Any exceptions are noted below.
Detailed directions to the Dalton Center can be found by scrolling to the bottom of this web page.
Come prepared to pay the meter!!!(Suggested:Bring $4.00 in American quarters.Each quarter buys 10 minutes of time.)
Meetings begin promptly at 9:30 a.m., so it is recommended that you arrive in the ramp no later than 9:15 in order to get into the Dalton Center in a timely fashion.
Wed. Sept. 13, 2017
With 2017 SAT Handbook
Q & A
Wed. Oct 11, 2017
Wed. Nov. 8, 2017
Insights from a Suzuki
Considerations for a Healthy, Efficient, and Colorful Piano Performance”
Wed., Jan. 10, 2018
Wed., Feb.14, 2018
Wed., Mar. 14, 2018
Lessons from studying and Performing the Brahms Character Pieces
Wed., Apr. 11, 2018
Development: What Do Babies Know and When Do They Know It?”
Wed., May 9, 2018
Annual Members Meeting
Other Special Events:
MMTA State Conference *
Saturday, Nov. 18
Saturday, Feb. 24, 2018
Sun. March 11, 2018
Sat. March 17, 2018
March 17-21, 2018
May 18-19, 2018
July 8-13, 2018
July 8-21, 2018
Keysfest - Epic Center
KAMTA Student Recital*
MMTA Student Achievement Testing Day*
MTNA National Convention*
Gilmore Family Concerts
National Guild Auditions
Gilmore Piano Camp
WMU Summer Music Seminar
Directions to Western Michigan University’s Dalton Center Building:
From I-94 Eastbound: At exit #74, turn north onto U.S. 131, go 2.8 miles, then follow the directions listed below for U.S. 131.
From I-94 Westbound: At exit #74, turn north onto U.S. 131, go 2.8 miles, then follow the directions listed below for U.S. 131.
From U.S. 131: At exit #36, turn east onto Stadium Drive.Proceed on Stadium Drive to Howard Street and turn left.Turn right at the 2nd drive after crossing the railroad tracks. Stop and turn left onto Western Avenue (you should see the parking structure ahead of you and slightly to the right).Turn right onto Auditorium Drive (the parking structure is now to the left). Turn Left at the parking structure entrance.Meters accept only quarters and change machines are located on each level.
From Downtown Kalamazoo via Stadium Drive:Take Stadium Drive west to Howard Street and turn right.Turn right at the 2nd drive after crossing the railroad tracks. Stop and turn left onto Western Avenue (you should see the parking structure ahead of you and slightly to the right).Turn Right onto Auditorium Drive and the parking structure should now be on the left. Turn Left at the parking structure entrance. Meters accept only quarters and change machines are located on each level.
From the parking structure, go across the courtyard keeping the fountain on your right.The Dorothy U. Dalton building should be just ahead. Enter the building at the recital hall entrance, and there should be an easel or a music stand with directions for the KAMTA meeting location.