–  Monthly Meetings  –


Update: Meetings for the 2021/2022 Academic year will be held in person at Trinity Episcopal Church in Wheaton, IL 60187. Please email wsismta@gmail.com for further information.

Upcoming 2021-2022 Meetings:

September 2, 2021


Andrea Miller: “SENSEational Studio Branding”

October 7, 2021

9:30 a.m.

Lynette Zelis: “AIM Theory Judging”

November 4, 2021

9:30 a.m.

Stephanie Myer: “S.O.S. How can I Help My Students? Technical and Musical Problem-Solving  in Commonly Taught Repertoire”

December 2, 2021

9:30 a.m.

Michael Messer: “Beyond Fast Fingers: Nurturing Virtuosity in the Piano Studio”

January 6, 2022

9:30 a.m.

Vonnie Mrozinski: “Music and the Healthy Brain”

February 3, 2022

9:30 a.m.

Janna Williamson: AIM Performance Judging

March 3, 2022

9:30 a.m.

Winston Choi: “Advanced Level Masterclass”

April 7, 2022

9:30 a.m.

Karin Edwards: “A Look at Clara Schumann, S.C. Eckhardt-Granatte Lita Grier, and Florence Price”

May 5, 2022

9:30 a.m.

Jill Burlingame: “Integrating the Alexander Technique in Your Teaching”


Past 2021 Meetings:

January 7, 2021

9:30 a.m.

Prof. Alexander Djordjevic: Intermediate Masterclass

February 4, 2021

9:30 a.m.

WSISMTA AIM Performance Judges Meeting

March 4, 2021

9:30 a.m.

Dr. Steve Pierson: “We Sang Ourselves Free – Development (Educational Influence) and Uses of Music Among Estonian Christians from Repression to Independence”

April 8, 2021

9:30 a.m.

Janna Williamson, “20/20 Vision for Piano Teachers: Building a Foundation for Expressive Performance”

May 6, 2021

9:30 a.m.

Dr. Geoff Duce, “Advanced Level Masterclass”


WSMTA Meetings are generally held on the first Thursday of each month, except for December the summer months (June-August) at Trinity Episcopal Church in Wheaton, Illinois. Trinity Episcopal Church is located at 130 North West St. on the corner of West and Wesley Streets in downtown Wheaton. Refreshments are provided so join us for coffee and meet with other members at 9 am. The monthly business meeting begins at 9:30 a.m. followed by our monthly presentation.

Please take a look at our newsletter for any updates from recent meetings!