HMTA/MTNA Competitions 



University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa Music Department

HMTA Jr. Artist Competition, October 22, 2017 [Subject to change by UHM Music Dept.]

MTNA Competition, October 29, 2017

The deadline for the HMTA competition applications will be no later than midnight on Thursday, August 31, 2017, and MTNA will be no later than 3:00 P.M. (EST) on Wednesday, September 13, 2017. Teachers are encouraged to register their students online. There will be a $10 handling charge per application for the hard copy HMTA applications. More specifics to follow. 


Competition ~ click on link for "Competition Instructions"

Student ~ click on link for "Student Guidelines"

Teacher ~ click on link for "Teacher Guidelines"

Music ~ click on link for "Music Release Form"

****Email the "Student Guidelines," "Teacher Guidelines," student photos, and (or) "Music Release Form" to Elaine for strings, Alice for piano, or Julia for others... ALL EMAIL ADDRESSES ARE LISTED AT THE BOTTOM OF THIS PAGE UNDER CHAIR CONTACTS****  

Application Forms

Hard Copy

Online Version

MTNA Competitions:

Please visit for more information.


Chair Contacts:

MTNA Piano Competition Chair: Ethel Iwasaki <>

HMTA Piano Competition Chair: Alice Yeung <>

MTNA & HMTA String Competition Chair: Elaine Lu <>

HMTA other Instruments and Voice Competition Chair: Julia Fujioka <>


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