Alberta Registered Music Teachers' Association. Calgary Branch fonds
1.7 m of textual records. -- 1 photograph
The Alberta Music Teachers' Association was formed in Edmonton in 1932, to promote and support instruction by qualified music teachers, to organize musical events, and to entertain visiting performers and adjudicators. It was incorporated in 1934 and added "Registered" to its name in 1947. The Calgary Branch was formed in 1935 with P.L. Newcombe as its first president. Also in 1935, ARMTA helped to found the Canadian Federation of Music Teachers' Associations. The Calgary Branch supports a Young Artists Series, Master Class Workshops and student scholarships. For further information see ARMTA Calgary Branch 50th anniversary, 1935-1985. -- Calgary : Calgary Branch of the Alberta Registered Music Teachers' Association, ca. 1985.
Scope and Content:
The fonds consists of annual reports, minutes, memberships lists, correspondence, financial statements, newsletters, programs, and newsclippings. Includes convention proceedings and newsletters of the Canadian Federation of Music Teachers' Associations. Also includes records of the Piano Pedagogy Group (1966-1997).
Source of Acquisition:
Gift of the Alberta Registered Music Teachers' Association, Calgary Branch, 1982-2012 and the Piano Pedagogy Group, 2013..
The material is in English.
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(M=manuscript; N&P=photos; R=sound recordings; S=slides; F=films)
M-6364, M-7855, M-9165, M-9525, M-9605, PA-2452