MTAC 2019 Convention Pedagogy Session Highlights
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MTAC 2019 Convention – Student Track Session Highlights

Check out some of our Student Track sessions below!

Learn to create your own piano cover of your favorite piece or song! Learn how the YouTube sensations do it and uncover the magic and practicality of music theory applications.

Students facing tough decisions on their future educational career will learn how to strategically increase their chances of getting accepted to top music schools. Topics includes the pros and cons of Conservatory or University, how to select the right audition repertoire and what to expect on the day of the audition.

Learn how to analyze San Francisco Opera’s educational production of “The Magic Flute”.

Get a sense of what it’s like to score music to a video game, learn about the interactive and nonlinear nature of game scoring and how game scoring goes hand in hand with technology, and the comparative similarities and differences between game scoring and scoring for film and TV. Attendees will also get a brief history on the use of composers in video games, and learn how to approach game scoring as a professional career.

Learn jazz harmony on piano using chord charts to arrange, compose, and improvise in music lessons. Topics include chord voicing, analysis and various jazz improvisation exercises.