PTA Reflections Contest

PTA Texas 2012When – December 12, 2012

Where – Murphy Middle School

Details – Started in 1969 by then Colorado PTA President Mary Lou Anderson, Reflections has encouraged millions of students to express themselves by giving positive recognition for their artistic efforts.

Alliance Music Academy students involved – Connor McKee won the first Place “Award of Excellence in Music Composition”


TPSMEAlogoWhen – January 28, 2012

Where – Texas State University
San Marcos, TX 78666

Details – All state jazz band conducted by Kris Berg, Director of Jazz Studies at Collin College. For more details check out this website; http://www.tpsmea.org/all_state/all_state.html

Alliance Music Academy Students Involved – Michael Maschmann on Bass

TMEA Region 25 All Region Orchestra

TMEA_Logo-textWhen – December 10, 2011 @ 4pm

Where – Allen High School
300 Rivercrest Boulevard
Allen, TX 75002


Details – The clinician/conductor for the Philharmonic Orchestra will be Bart Ghent from The Colony High School. The clinician/conductor for the Symphony Orchestra will be Dr. Paul Phillip from the Meadows School of The Arts at SMU.

AMA Students Involved – Avery Jeffry will be playing upright bass with the Philharmonic Orchestra

2011 Louis Armstrong Award

louis-armstrongWhen – May 17, 2011

Where – John Paul II High School

Details – MIchael Maschmann was awarded the Loius Armstrong Award at his music awards program. Congrats.

AMA Students Involved – Michael Maschmann

2011 TPSMEA All State Jazz Band

TPSMEAlogoWhen – January 27-29, 2011

Where – San Marcos, TX 78666

Details – Students auditioned from schools all over the state and where selected to participate in the all state jazz band.

Alliance Music Academy Students Involved – Michael Maschmann on Bass guitar. Great job! [Read more…]