OMTA State Conference, June 1-3, 2017
Tower Hotel, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma

Thursday, June 1, 2017
9:00-10:00 Finance Committee Meeting Sooner Room, 2nd Floor
9:00-10:00 Auditions Committee Meeting Rose Rock Room, 2nd Floor
10:00-11:30 Auditions/ Finance Committee Meeting Rose Rock Room, 2nd Floor
11:00-12:00 Membership Committee Meeting Sooner Room, 2nd Floor
12:00 Lunch Concierge Lounge, 14th Floor
1:00-5:00 Setup for Exhibitors Salon D/ Foyer
1:00-3:30 OMTA Executive Committee Meeting Presidential Suite, 16th Floor, Room #1627
4:00-6:30 OMTA Board Meeting Rose Rock Room, 2nd Floor
7:00-9:00 OMTA Board Dinner "JW's" Main Floor 

Friday, June 2, 2017

8:00-5:00 Registration Outside Salon E- Main Floor
8:30-9:10 Jonathan Nichol and Suzanne Tirk, "Students Teaching Students: Strategies for Creating a Culture of Excellence in the Studio and in the Classroom"- College Faculty Forum Session Salon FGH
9:15-10:00 Visit Exhibits/OMTA Hospitality/(College Faculty Coffee Time) Foyer 

Enrico Elisi-Master Class

Salon FGH
11:15-12:15 Faculty Showcase Recital:Featuring Faculty Members from Oklahoma Universities Salon FGH 

Lunch/Visit Exhibits

Salon E
1:30-1:50 Cody Criswell-Performance of Commissioned Work Salon FGH
2:00-2:50 Neil Rutman, guest author and pianist, lecture/presentation
"Stories, Images and Magic from the Piano Literature"
Salon FGH 
3:00-3:30 Visit Exhibits/OMTA Hospitality, Q&A with the Author, Book Signing  Foyer
3:30-4:30 MTNA and OMTA Winners Recital Salon FGH
4:30-5:30 Visit Exhibits Foyer

Happy Hour 

Salon E
6:00-7:30 Banquet and Awards Ceremony  Salon E

OMTA Guest Artist Recital, Enrico Elisi

Salon FGH 
Saturday, June 3, 2017
8:00-4:00 Registration Outside Salon E, Main Floor
7:30-8:30 Past Presidents Breakfast Reserved Upper Level-Restaurant 
8:30-9:30 Phyllis Richmond, "The Best Seat in the House; How to Sit Comfortably at the Piano"-Alexander Technique Session  Salon FGH
9:30-10:00 Visit Exhibits/OMTA Hospitality 



Enrico Elisi- "From Public Stage to Private Parlor: An Introduction to Rarely Performed Piano Works from Rossini's 'Years of Silence'" (This double Session will include a 20-25 min. performance of Rossini's piano works)

Salon FGH
12:00-1:20  Lunch/Business Meeting  

Salon E


Phyllis Richmond, "Less is More; Do Less to Play Better"- Alexander Technique Session  Salon FGH
2:45-3:15 Visit Exhibits/OMTA Hospitality Foyer
3:15-4:15 MTNA and OMTA Winners Recital Salon FGH
4:15-4:30 Closing Remarks  Salon FGH