May 20, 2021, 10:00 a.m. Year-End General Membership Meeting Including Elections for 2021-2023
Executive Board Meetings:
First Thursday of each month at 10:00 a.m. via Zoom
Check calendar below for specific dates.
Student Recitals are being held via Zoom this Spring.
Check the latest Newsletter for details.
Welcome to the Contra Costa Branch of MTAC!
The Music Teachers' Association of California
(MTAC) is a musical organization,
founded in 1897, to promote and encourage the highest standard in
music education. We are comprised of 61 branches and nearly 4,700
CCMTAC, the Contra Costa Branch of the Music Teachers' Association of
California, is a professional organization dedicated to the pursuit of excellence in music education.
The Contra Costa Branch, established in1949, has over 130 members. We offer programs for students to
make a positive impact on the quality of music education such as the Sonata Festival, Baroque Festival,
branch recitals and masterclasses as well as involvement in community outreach through the Music
Students’ Service League. Programs for members inspire quality teaching and continuation of
teacher education through lectures and masterclasses sponsored by our branch. State programs for
students include the Certificate of Merit, VOCE and opportunities to perform at the annual State
President: Tanya Heeb
Vice-President: Sharon Linton
Membership Secretary: Norma Bristol
Recording Secretary: Gail Peterson
Treasurer: Julie Rieth
Baroque Festival Jeanette Dreifuerst Certificate of Merit Julie Rieth Student Recitals Lorraine Phillips Programs Patti Lim Parliamentarian Georgia Couch Teacher Performance Workshops Barbara Anderson
Special Event Coordinators
Baroque Festival Marcia Berryman, Jeanette Dreifuerst, Julia Neyshloss, Angela Prickett Certificate of Merit Karen Cruz, Jeanette Dreifuerst, Gail Peterson, Lorraine Phillips, Julie Rieth High School Senior Recital Ruth Ann Schwan MSSL Jenny Wong Sonata Contest Jim Gardner VOCE James Greening Composers Today Peggy O’Dell