Sept. 4th (Tuesday): LESSONS BEGIN (Monday students will have a lesson on October
Sept. 28 - Oct. 1 (Friday - Monday): Master Lessons with Sean Chen (UMKC and Schmitt
Music). Contact Dr. Fetterman if you are interested. The fee for the event is $60
for 45 minutes or $75 for 60 minutes.
Sept. 30th (Sunday): Master Lesson Concert at 5:00 pm at UMKC White Recital Hall
(Rockhill Rd. @ UMKC Campus). This is an OPTIONAL and FREE concert being held in
conjunction with the Master Lessons occurring from September 28 through October 1.
Oct. 7th (Sunday): PERFORMANCE CLASS: 5:30 - 6:30 pm or 6:45-7:45 pm whichever fits
better into your schedule. This is in ADDITION to regular lessons. All students are
encouraged to attend.
Oct. 13–14 (Saturday – Sunday): FALL FESTIVAL: There is an entrance fee ($25), and
the student will perform one piece by memory from the Classical era in a recital
format with other students from around the Kansas City area in front of an adjudicator
while earning points towards a plaque. Entries are due by September 10. This is located
at the Bell Cultural Events Center on the campus of the Mid-America Nazarene University
Oct. 27th (Saturday): HALLOWEEN RECITAL: 1:00 pm Kingswood Senior Living Community
(10000 Wornall Rd.) Dress in Halloween costumes if you would like and trick or treat
with the residents!
Oct. 29th (Monday): Monday’s student lessons (Make-up from Labor Day)
Oct. 30st – Nov. 2nd: NO LESSONS (working hard on assignments and Holiday pieces)
Nov. 3rd (Saturday): Meet the Composer event. A day of recitals featuring Wynn-Anne
Rossi’s compositions ($15 fee). Also, for young composers out there, she will work
with you on your compositions in a master class format ($25 fee).
Nov. 5th: LESSONS RESUME
Nov. 11th (Sunday): GROUP LESSONS: I will send out an email with a list of which
students should attend which class. Below is a GUIDELINE for the classes. This is
in ADDITION to regular lessons. The times below may change!
3:30-4:30 pm – Younger students and beginners
4:45-5:45 pm – Students with 2-4 years of study
6:00-7:00 pm – Students with 4-6 years of study
7:15-8:15 pm – Teens
Nov. 19 – 23: NO LESSONS (Thanksgiving Week)
Nov. 26th: LESSONS RESUME
Dec. 2nd (Sunday): PERFORMANCE CLASS: 12:00-1:00 pm or 1:15-2:15 pm (you pick whichever
class works the best in your schedule). This is in ADDITION to regular lessons. Adult
performance class: 2:30 pm
Dec. 9th (Sunday): HOLIDAY RECITAL: 2:00 pm Country Club Congregational United Church
of Christ (65th and Brookside)
Dec. 9th (Saturday): ADULT SOIREE: 6:00 pm (This is for adult students only.)
Dec. 10th: WINTER BREAK – NO LESSONS: (Extra lessons can be given during the break
and are scheduled individually by contacting Dr. Fetterman)
Jan. 7th: LESSONS RESUME
Feb. 15 - 18: Master Lessons. This is an OPTIONAL event that has an additional charge
and is the opportunity to have an additional lesson with another professional piano
teacher. This will be held at Schmitt Music and is geared towards the older, more
advanced students. The fee for this event is $60 for 45 minutes and $75 for 60 minutes.
Mar. 3rd (Sunday): GROUP LESSONS: I will send out an email with a list of which students
should attend which class. Below is a GUIDELINE for the classes. This is in ADDITION
to regular lessons.
4:00-5:00 pm – Younger students and beginners
5:15-6:15 pm – Students with 4-6 years of study
6:30-7:30 pm – Teens
March 11 – 24: NO LESSONS (Spring Break and National Music Teachers Convention)
March 25th: LESSONS RESUME
April 7th (Sunday): PERFORMANCE CLASS: 5:00-6:00 pm or 6:15-7:15 pm. This class is
open to anyone who wishes to attend and is in ADDITION to regular lessons.
April 13 - 14(Saturday – Sunday): JUNIOR FESTIVAL: There is an entrance fee ($25)
and entrants will perform two pieces by memory in front of an adjudicator earning
points towards gold cups. The Festival will be held at Bell Cultural Events Center
on the campus of the Mid-America Nazarene University in Olathe.
April 28th (Sunday): PERFORMANCE CLASS: 4:00-5:00 pm or 5:15-6:15 pm. This class
is open to anyone who wishes to attend and is in ADDITION to regular lessons. Adult
performance class: 6:30 pm.
May 4th (Saturday): KEYBOARD MERIT DAY: 15-30 minutes by appointment throughout the
day at the piano studio. This is not set in stone, but is the probable day for this
activity. 15 minute time slot is $22; 30 minute time slot is $44.
May 6 – 10: BONUS/MAKE-UP WEEK: (regular lesson times) Let Dr. Fetterman know if
you will NOT be attending, otherwise I will plan on seeing you at your regular lesson