A chapter of the California Association of Professional Music Teachers an affiliate of the Music Teachers National Association.
CAPMT PIANO AUDITIONS
This statewide event is held annually and is a great way for students to receive feedback from a qualified adjudicator. This event is designed to encourage and motivate students through the evaluation of a prepared solo and accompanied literature. Top rated students receive a trophy at the chapter level and are invited to perform at the CAPMT Southern Festival. RSBCC will be hosting Piano Auditions at the University of Redlands on Saturday November 16, 2019. For the complete Repertoire List click here.
CAPMT ENSEMBLE AUDITIONS
Held annually in conjunction with CAPMT Piano Auditions, this event is open to any combination of piano, instrumental, and vocal students. Ensemble’s are rated 1-5, with those receiving 5-, 5, or 5+ awarded with trophies at the chapter level and invited to perform at the CAPMT Southern Festival. This years Ensemble Auditions will be held at The University of Redlands on Saturday November 16, 2019. For more information please visit the CAPMT website.
CAPMT HONORS AND CONTEMPORARY COMPETITION
This statewide program for serious competitive students of all instruments and voice, fosters advanced competition skills through heavier repertory demands. RSBCC is proud to be the host chapter for District 4. All District winners will compete at the State Finals. This year’s competition will be held at The Musik Planet on February 16, 2020. For more information please visit the Student Programs tab at the CAPMT website.
RSBCC STUDENT RECITAL
Open to all instruments including voice. This annual celebration of music study is a great way to start the new year! Held annually in January (date and venue pending). Students of all ages and levels are encouraged to participate in this free event. Students will perform one piece or in ensemble. Instrumentalists and voice students must provide their own accompanist. For more information contact Student Recital Chair at
RSBCC SUMMER FESTIVAL
Our newest initiative, RSBCC Summer Festival is an opportunity to introduce students to performance and evaluations. This event is designed to encourage students of all ages and levels to participate in the evaluation process. Students will receive compliments with suggestions for improvement from a qualified adjudicator. Top scoring students will receive a trophy. This year’s event will be held at the Riverside Main Library on June 22 and 23, 2019. Registration is open until June 8th. A separate $25 Registration Fee must be submitted for each application. For complete Rules and Guidelines click here or contact Summer Festival Chair at .
RCM CERTIFICATE PROGRAM
These examinations are held throughout the year in both Riverside and Redlands for both practical and written exams. The Royal Conservatory of Music Certificate Program is the official exam of CAPMT and is an excellent way to ensure students are receiving a well balanced musical education in performance and theory. For more information please visit .