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South Bay Branch Music Festival (SBBMF)



South Bay Branch Music Festival is a new MTAC South Bay Branch program created to give our teachers and students an opportunity to participate in a themed audition and festival event that is open to the MTAC South Bay Branch teachers, students, family, and friends.


Check out the SBBMF POLICIES & PROCEDURES for additional information.


2022-2023 Audition Theme:

Enrolled students are required to perform a work by memory from the publications listed below. These are piano etudes by Friedrich Burgmüller. Other works outside of these publications are not allowed to be performed for this festival event.


25 Progressive Pieces Op. 100

18 Characteristic Studies Op. 109

12 Brilliant and Melodious Studies Op. 105


Student Qualifications:

  • No age limit; Children and Adults are welcome to participate!

  • Must be a student of an MTAC South Bay Branch Teacher for at least 4 weeks.


Student Audition Fee: $30 per student


Important SBBMF Dates:


Student & Teacher Online Registration Opens

Tuesday, November 8th, 2022

Teacher Work Agreement & Registration Form Deadline

Tuesday, February 6th, 2023

Student Registration & Payment Deadline

Tuesday, February 6th, 2023

Mandatory Meeting for Teachers with Student Applicants

Tuesday, February 14th, 2023 at 11 am

Location: AMUSE

Audition Date

Saturday, February 18th, 2023

Location: St. Mark’s Presbyterian Church

South Bay Branch Music Festival

Saturday, March 25th, 2023

Location: St. Mark’s Presbyterian Church

The Registration Checklist:

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