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Eastern Division


January 10-12, 2014
Penn State University
University Park, Pennsylvania

On behalf of the Music Teachers National Association Competitions, congratulations on being selected as the winner or representative from your state. The 2014 MTNA Eastern Division Competitions will take place atPenn State University in State College, PA, on Saturday and Sunday, January 11th and 12th, 2014. Each performer will have the opportunity to rehearse in their performance space on the day prior to their competition.


In early December, you will receive a detailed schedule from the coordinator of your competition that will include your dress rehearsal time, competition time and location. We are unable to accommodate specific requests for performance or rehearsal times.


I hope this information is helpful as you begin to make your travel arrangements. Please let me know if you have any questions. I look forward to meeting you in January.


Dr. Scott Beard, Director

Dr. Stephanie Bruning, Competitions Chair

MTNA Eastern Division


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Directions and Parking Information

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January 10-12, 2014:  Penn State University 

January 9-11, 2015:  Catholic University (DC-tentative)

January 8-10, 2016:  College of New Jersey (tentative)

January 13-15, 2017:  Plymouth State College (NH)

More information will be posted regarding directions, parking and lodging as we approach June in the year prior to each year's set of competitions.