The Academy sponsors Sonata/Sonatina
Piano Competitions annually in the Spring for students Regionally.
Registration and entry fee: $65 must be received by the end of February each
year. Include student’s name, age, and piece of repertoire.
for school records will be distributed, as well as beautiful large piano shaped trophies for 1st, 2nd 3rd
and 4th place.
The next Sonata/Sonatina Competion is being held:
Region: April 7th, 2018 at 4PM at Steinway on Federal Highway, Boca Raton
April 14th, 2018 at 9AM at Steinway on Bee Ridge Road, Sarasota
Children (3 categories ages 4 - 8)
Teen (13 -
Award Ceremony with trophies and
certificates for school record transcripts will be held following the Spring Recital at TPC Prestancia Golf Club in the Ball
Room at the reception, May 21, 2017.
Judging will be based on a 10
point scale in 9 categories: Difficulty/Level of the piece; Technique; Pedal; Expression; Memorization; Notes; Professionalism;
Awards will based on the highest scores will receive 1st, 2nd and 3rd and
4th place. Every participant will receive a certificate for their school records signed by the Director,
Marcy Greer Bachelor of Arts Piano Performance Hartt College of Music, and New York University School of Performing Arts,
Masters in Business Administration University of Hartford Barney School of Business.
The next competition is being held May 20, 2017. The last competition was held April 9th, 2016
at Steinway in Sarasota. Boca Raton students attend all competitions.