Certificate of Merit®

Certificate of Merit® (CM) is a comprehensive program of music evaluation for students offering annual adjudication in Keyboard, Strings, Winds and Voice. All students from ages 5 (as of October 31st) on up are welcome to participate. The students are evaluated in the following five areas: performance, sight-reading, theory, ear training and technique. Each student must be registered online at the State website–www.new.MTAC.org in one of eleven levels by October 31, 2020.

BRANCH CHAIR: Joanne Stohs (jrstohs@gmail.com)

VOICE
Date: Submission and theory test deadline is March 7, 2021
Location: Online event
Chair: Cindy James (cindyjames@cox.net)

STRINGS
Date: Submission and theory test deadline is March 7, 2021
Location: Online event
Co Chairs: Linda Piatt (lpiatt@pobox.com), Lynne-Marie Friedrichs (angelicstrings@cox.net)

WINDS
Date:  Submission and theory test deadline is March 7, 2021
Location:  Online event
Chair:  Jane Masur (janemasur50@gmail.com)

KEYBOARD
Dates:  Submission and theory test deadline is March 7, 2021
Location:  Online event
Chair:  Joanne Stohs (jrstohs@gmail.com)

Congratulations to the 2020 Seniors who received their Certificate of Merit Senior Medallion. These students participated in CM for at least 3 of their 4 high school years. All the best to them in college and beyond.

Congratulations as well to this year’s students who received trophies for getting 100% on their Certificate of Merit Theory Test. Very proud of you!