Meetings

General meetings

Monday, September 10, 2018 - 9:00am
Description: 
Dynamix String Quartet performing the 2018 CSMTA commissioned composition, Reminiscentia, by Dr Eric Alexander, Assistant Professor of Composition and Music Theory at Boise State University.
Location: 
Trinity Lutheran Church 301 E Stuart St., Fort Collins CO
Notes: 
To contact the president Silvana Santinelli send email to silvanasantinelli@gmail.com
Contact: 
Don Hahn (vice president)
Contact email: 
Monday, October 8, 2018 - 9:00am
Description: 
panel discussion contributors Val Smalley [percussionist and physical therapist], David Swiss [violinist], Glenn Shull [trombonist], John Mills [trumpeter], Andy Salas [bari saxophonist], Mark Sloniker [jazz pianist]
Location: 
Trinity Lutheran Church 301 E Stuart St., Fort Collins CO
Notes: 
To contact the president Silvana Santinelli send email to silvanasantinelli@gmail.com
Contact: 
Don Hahn (vice president)
Contact email: 
Monday, November 12, 2018 - 9:00am
Description: 
Vida Hollander, [Pilates Master teacher BA, PMA-CPT] - Posture, stretching and strength exercises
Location: 
Trinity Lutheran Church 301 E Stuart St., Fort Collins CO
Notes: 
To contact the president Silvana Santinelli send email to silvanasantinelli@gmail.com
Contact: 
Don Hahn (vice president)
Contact email: 
Monday, January 14, 2019 - 9:00am
Description: 
Swing articulation (doo BAH). The blues form. Other forms that have been used. Improvisation techniques: the 7 modes scales and arpeggios, blues scales, altered jazz scales (and altered chords), ornamenting the melody and other composition techniques. Building bass lines. Chord substitution. Giant Steps. Free materials from Jamie Aebersold: Jazz Handbook, Play-a-long Rapid Reference, Jazz Nomenclature, The Scale Syllabus, The Dominant 7th Tree of Scale Choices, Music is for Life, Jamey's Keynote Speech at the Hague, Netherlands 2004.Listening and echo exercises. Listening to the literature.
Location: 
Trinity Lutheran Church 301 E Stuart St., Fort Collins CO
Notes: 
To contact the president Silvana Santinelli send email to silvanasantinelli@gmail.com
Contact: 
Don Hahn (vice president)
Contact email: 
Monday, February 11, 2019 - 9:00am
Description: 
Dr Zahari Metchkov [BM in piano and organ performance, MM in piano performance, DMA in piano performance and music theory from the Cleveland Instituteof Music, CSU Pueblo assistant professor of music]– The Clavichord-the Forgotten Ancestor of the Piano. A hands on presentation* demonstrating the mechanical principles and musical aesthetics of the clavichord, paired with performances of short pieces and historical documents.  *Dr Metchkov will bring an actual Clavichord 
Location: 
Trinity Lutheran Church 301 E Stuart St., Fort Collins CO
Notes: 
To contact the president Silvana Santinelli send email to silvanasantinelli@gmail.com
Contact: 
Don Hahn (vice president)
Contact email: 
Monday, March 11, 2019 - 9:00am
Description: 
Alejandro Cremaschi [MM and DAMA from the University of Minnesota, undergraduate degrees from Univesity of Maryland Baltimore County and the Universidad Nacional de cuyo, Mendoza Argentina. Chair Keyboard Studies & Professor of Piano Pedagogy at CU Boulder]– performance anxiety
Location: 
Trinity Lutheran Church 301 E Stuart St., Fort Collins CO
Notes: 
To contact the president Silvana Santinelli send email to silvanasantinelli@gmail.com
Contact: 
Don Hahn (vice president)
Contact email: 
Monday, April 8, 2019 - 9:00am
Description: 
John Bennett – professional musician (trumpet) with many years of experience in Las Vegas, notably as a musician in the pit orchestra for the MGM Grand hotel and casino. Tells of his background, education, notable teachers, experiences and lessons learned.
Location: 
Trinity Lutheran Church 301 E Stuart St., Fort Collins CO
Notes: 
To contact the president Silvana Santinelli send email to silvanasantinelli@gmail.com
Contact: 
Don Hahn (vice president)
Contact email: 
Monday, May 13, 2019 - 9:00am
Location: 
Home of Mary Ann Ranney
Contact: 
Silvana Santinelli

Board meetings

Monday, August 20, 2018 - 9:00am
Location: 
TBA
Contact: 
Silvana Santinelli
Monday, November 5, 2018 - 9:00am
Location: 
TBA
Contact: 
Silvana Santinelli
Monday, January 21, 2019 - 9:00am
Location: 
TBA
Contact: 
Silvana Santinelli
Monday, April 1, 2019 - 9:00am
Location: 
TBA
Contact: 
Silvana Santinelli
Monday, May 20, 2019 - 9:00am
Location: 
TBA
Contact: 
Silvana Santinelli