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NEW PROFESSIONALS EVENTS: 2021-2022

Building Success as Emerging Professionals: Exploring Challenges, Innovations, Mentorship, and Community

Building Success as Emerging Professionals: Exploring Challenges, Innovations, Mentorship, and Community

with the New Professionals Network Team.
A Zoom panel with breakout room discussion sessions to reflect on past experiences and share ideas for the future as emerging professionals in music.

Saturday, November 6, 2021, 2:00-3:30pm EDT.

South American Composers: Repertoire Watch Party & Discussion

South American Composers: Repertoire Watch Party & Discussion

Gather on Zoom to watch and discuss two bite-sized but idea-packed videos on intermediate solo piano works by Argentinian and Brazilian composers: Run! Run! by Octavio Pinto, and Siete Piezes Infantiles by Luis Gianneo

Thursday, December 9, 2021, 8:30-9:30pm EST.

Intermediate Favorites: Repertoire Watch Party & Discussion

Intermediate Favorites: Repertoire Watch Party & Discussion

Tune in via Zoom to view and discuss two videos featuring new perspectives on favorite intermediate standard repertoire: Sonatina in C Major, Op. 36, No. 1 (Allegro), and "Knight Rupert," Op. 68, No. 12 by Robert Schumann.

Thursday, January 13, 2022, 8:30-9:30pm EST.

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Discover the Frances Clark Center: Offerings and Opportunities for New Professionals

Discover the Frances Clark Center: Offerings and Opportunities for New Professionals

with Dr. Andrea McAlister, Dr. Rebecca Pennington, Dr. Jessie Welsh, and the Frances Clark Center New Professionals Team.
Join via Zoom to discover career opportunities and continuing education available through the Frances Clark Center

Saturday, January 29, 2022, 2:00-3:30pm EST.

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Underrepresented Composers: Repertoire Watch Party & Discussion

Underrepresented Composers: Repertoire Watch Party & Discussion

Kick off the Frances Clark Center's Diversity weekend! Watch and discuss teaching repertoire by underrepresented composers selected from our video library and online course archives.

Thursday, February 17, 2022, 8:30-9:30pm EST.

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Women Composers: Repertoire Watch Party & Discussion

Women Composers: Repertoire Watch Party & Discussion

Join via Zoom to watch and share ideas on pedagogical gems by women composers. Plus, get a sneak peak at upcoming in-person events during the MTNA 2022 National Conference!

Thursday, March 10, 2022, 8:30-9:30pm EST.

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New Professionals Network: MTNA Meet-Up

New Professionals Network: MTNA Meet-Up

A virtual social event to discuss the conference, connect with friends and colleagues, and learn more about the Frances Center Center in a fun, informal environment.

Sunday, March 27, 2022, Time TBD.

Wellness Webinar Watch Party

Wellness Webinar Watch Party

Take a break from school or work stress and recharge with a community watch party! The Frances Clark Center Wellness webinars cover important topics such as the physiology of piano playing, mental resilience, breath and relaxation, and more.

Thursday, April 14, 2022, 8:30-9:30pm EDT.

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The New School for Music Study Postgraduate Fellowship Program

The New School for Music Study Postgraduate Fellowship Program

The Postgraduate Fellowship Program at The New School for Music Study is a highly competitive program, providing an intensive study in the art of effective piano teaching. Participants' teaching is transformed through an in-depth practicum, immersion as a faculty member, and personal mentorship.

Applications for the 2022-2023 academic year will be due on April 15, 2022.

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Internship Program Application

Internship Program Application

The Frances Clark Center invites applications for the 2022-2023 internship program. This program offers administrative opportunities in areas such as conferences, publishing, community outreach, event support, communications, production, design, and social media

Applications due Friday, May 1, 2022 at 11:59pm PDT.

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2022 Collegiate Writing Contest

2022 Collegiate Writing Contest

Piano Magazine is proud to sponsor this exciting contest showcasing the talents of tomorrow's teachers! Writers are free to choose any topic relating to the field of piano pedagogy and write a 1,500 word article.

Submissions must be received by May 1, 2022.

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Bright Lights: Highlighting the Innovations of Emerging Performers & Pedagogues

Bright Lights: Highlighting the Innovations of Emerging Performers & Pedagogues

Join a panel of peer leaders for creative ideas on taking performance and teaching to the next level.

Saturday, June 4, 2022, 2:00-3:30pm EDT.



NEW PROFESSIONALS EVENTS: 2020-2021

Webinar: Preparing Effective Conference Proposals

Webinar: Preparing Effective Conference Proposals

with Sara Ernst and Pamela Pike.
In this webinar, seasoned presenters share all the trade secrets to creating a top-notch conference presentation proposal!

Friday, September 25, 2020 at 1:00pm EDT.

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Forum & Social Hour

Forum & Social Hour

Grab your favorite beverage or snack and virtually connect with other emerging pianists, teachers, and researchers from your own living room! Discuss trends, concerns, or exciting steps forward in the professional musical world, and let the Frances Clark Center know how we can best serve YOU.

Friday, October 23, 2020 at 1:00pm EDT.

Basics of Branding and Marketing: A Town Hall Discussion

Basics of Branding and Marketing: A Town Hall Discussion

with Clinton Pratt, Fabiana Claure, Jani Parsons and Myron Brown.
Join four leading professionals for a panel discussion on effective branding and marketing.

Friday, November 20, 2020 at 1:00pm EDT.

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Interactive Zoom Panel & Social Hour: Roadmap for Your Career

Interactive Zoom Panel & Social Hour: Roadmap for Your Career

Join the discussion on diversifying career paths as new professional pianists, collaborators, educators, and more.

Saturday, December 12, 2020
2:30-5:00pm EDT.

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Poster Power: Engaging the Profession with Poster Presentations

Poster Power: Engaging the Profession with Poster Presentations

with Alejandro Cremaschi, Jess Johnson, Pete Jutras, Fen-Fang Chen, Diana Dumlavwalla, and Rachel Hahn.
An interactive Zoom panel and social hour on creating effective poster presentations.

Saturday, February 27, 2021, 2:30-6:00pm EST.

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Internship Program Application

Internship Program Application

The Frances Clark Center invites applications for the 2021-2022 internship program.

Deadline: Friday, May 14, 2021 at 11:59PM PDT.

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New Professionals Network: MTNA Meet-up

New Professionals Network: MTNA Meet-up

with the New Professionals Network Team.
A fun, open environment to discuss the conference, network, let loose, and discover offerings from the Center.

Sunday, March 14, 2021, 6:30-7:30pm EST.

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Career Opportunities and Continuing Education

Career Opportunities and Continuing Education

with Craig Sale, Dr. Rebecca Pennington, Esther Hayter, Adam Salas, and Dr. Andrea McAlister.
An interactive Zoom Panel on career opportunities and continuing education available through the Frances Clark Center.

Saturday, April 17, 2021, 2:00-3:00pm EDT.

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