Lynn's Music Service - Comprehensive Piano Lessons for All Ages
 
 
 
Students learn to be skillful performers through repeated experience playing for varied audiences.
Calendar of Events
2017-2018 Calendar coming soon!

2016-2017
LYNN’S MUSIC SERVICE AND MTAB EVENTS COMBINED

Please note:  all fees to MTAB events are           nonrefundable.  Please make all checks for fees    to  “Bonnie Pausic”.  I will write one master check to MTAB or to recital location for its events.




Calendar of Events
                                                                                   2016-2017

LYNN’S MUSIC SERVICE AND MTAB EVENTS COMBINED

Please note:  all fees to MTAB events are non-refundable.  Most fees are taken from the Fees and Music Deposit, but please make any checks for fees that should need to be written to “Bonnie Pausic”.  I will write one master check to MTAB or to recital location for its events.

 FRIDAY, OCTOBER 28, 2016  STUDENT ENSEMBLE CLASSES Time:  TBA  approximately 5:30 p.m.until 8:00 p.m.  Time assigned according to student’s level, at Studio.

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 29, 2016    HALLOWEEN RECITAL
A series of recitals, usually between 9:30 a.m. and 3:00 p.m., at Belcroft Bible Church, 13000 Beechtree Lane, Bowie.  Students may request which recital time they would need and the Chairman will try to comply.  Deadline:  October 19, 2016.  Fee:  $8.00
 
FRIDAY, DECEMBER 9, 2016  STUDENT ENSEMBLE CLASSES Time:  TBA  approximately 5:30 p.m.until 8:00 p.m.  Time assigned according to student’s level, at Studio.
 
 SATURDAY, DECEMBER 10, 2016   DECEMBER THEME FESTIVAL:  EnsembleA series of recitals from approximately 9:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m, at Belcoft Bible Church, 13000 Beechtree Lane, Bowie.  All instrumental combinations are welcome.  Deadline:  November 16, 2016.  Fee:  $8.00.

 
SATURDAY, JANUARY 21, 2017 (Snow date:  JANUARY 28, 2017)  CHAMBER MUSIC FESTIVAL
A series of recitals, usually from 10:00 a.m. and 6:00 p.m., location TBA. The chairman may be able to accommodate time requests by the student.  The purpose of this event is to give students of every age the opportunity to perform with a high-quality string ensemble/small orchestra as an equal partner in the music.  Pieces do not have to be memorized, just very well prepared. Deadline: January 4, 2017.  Fee:  Varies, starting at $25.00 for 3 minutes or less.  Fee increases according to time needed by student. 
 
SATURDAY, February 25, 2017 MIRABELLA COMPETITION:  Spanish Music. Snow date;  February 26, 2017:  Time: TBA, at various locations. Format is “audition style”, meaning the student checks in 15 minutes ahead of their scheduled audition and may leave after their performance is completed.  Each student will perform two selections with contrasting tempos, one from Spanish Literature and one from a contrasting period. All entrants, whether they receive a prize or not, will receive a certificate and critique from the judge.  First place winners MUST be available to perform at the March MTAB meeting, March 1, 2017 at 9:30 a.m., Belcroft Bible Church, 13000 Beechtree Lane, Bowie.  Deadline:  February 1, 2017  Fee:  $22.00.
 
FRIDAY, MARCH 24, 2017 STUDENT ENSEMBLE CLASSES Time:  TBA  approximately 5:30 p.m.until 8:00 p.m.  Time assigned according to student’s level, at Studio.
 
THEORY EXAMINATIONS March 25, 2017—MARYLAND STATE MUSIC TEACHERS ASSOCIATION   Time:  TBA, according to student’s level.  Location:  Belair Baptist Church, 2801 Belair Drive, Bowie.  Deadline: February 11, 2017.  Standardized testing administered by the Maryland State Music Teachers Association for Levels 1 through 12 of music theory.  Fee: $12.00/$13.00.
 
HIGH SCHOOL PIANO EXAMS   Time and location:  TBA, usually in May

 FRIDAY, May 12, 2017  STUDENT ENSEMBLE CLASSES Time:  TBA  approximately 5:30 p.m.until 8:00 p.m.  Time assigned according to student’s level, at Studio.

 SATURDAY, MAY 13, 2017    SPRING EVALUATION AND COMPETITION
Time:  TBA between 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., in various locations.  Students perform pieces of their choice, of contrasting character or musical period.  The Evaluation is a non-competitive event. The Competition is a competitive event. These events are in recital format, meaning the student must be in attendance at the beginning of their recital and stay until the end, in order to be awarded a prize. Competitors are grouped by age, with consideration given by the Chairman as to level of literature entered. Locations: Various churches. Deadline:  April 19, 2017, postmark deadline: April 17, 2017.  Fee for Competition:  $18.00.  Fee for Evaluation:  $15.00.

 FRIDAY, JUNE 2? 2017 (Pre-Guild prep--date depends on day assigned by Guild for auditions)  STUDENT ENSEMBLE CLASSES Time:  TBA  approximately 5:30 p.m.until 8:00 p.m.  Time assigned according to student’s level, at the Studio.

 MAY/JUNE  2017  NATIONAL GUILD AUDITIONS  Please make note:  I plan to ask for  Saturday, June 3, 2017  Time to be chosen by student and teacher within the day and time frame allotted to each teaching studio.  The date is assigned by the Guild on a first-come-first-served basis.  I will let everyone know what day is actually received from the Guild as soon as I hear.  Fee:  Determined by number and level of pieces.  Location: Belcroft Bible Church, 13000 Beechtree Lane, Bowie.

 SUNDAY, JUNE  11, 2017   LMS SPRING RECITAL
2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. at Belcroft Bible Church, 13000 Beechtree Lane, Bowie.  This is a public recital, so please feel free to invite all who are interested to hear the students of LMS perform their Guild and Competition pieces, original compositions, and other pieces.  Students will receive their Guild certificates and pins at this time, and recognition for any other music awards they have received this year. Each student is requested to bring a dozen of their favorite treat with appropriate serving utensils and dishes.  This will give the student yet another opportunity to get to know their music friends, their likes and dislikes. Fee:  $10.00 per student

 JUNE 18, 2017  START OF SUMMER SCHEDULE


HOLIDAYS

                                Mon. Sept. 5, 2016                                              Labor Day
                                Tues. Sept. 6--Sept 9, 2016                                Teacher Vacation               
                                Mon. Oct. 10, 2016                                             Columbus Day
                                Tues. Nov. 22-Sun. Nov. 27, 2016                    Thanksgiving Break
                                Fri. Dec. 23, 2016--Mon..Jan. 2 2017                Christmas and New Years Break
                                Mon. Jan. 16, 2017                                             Martin Luther King Day
                                Mon. Feb. 20, 2017                                            Presidents’ Day
                                March or April, 2017 TBA                                Teacher Spring Vacation
                                Mon. May  29, 2017                                           Memorial Day

The Studio is open all other weekdays, including those where the schools are closed for such events as Teacher Workshops, etc.






                       
          
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