June 3-5, 2018 – Crowne Plaza Aire, Bloomington, MN

Starting late Sunday and going through Tuesday, the MMTA state convention is a must-do event. This convention offers so many choices for sessions to attend that it is hard to choose. The topics include pedagogy, performance practices, music history, new music, technology and teaching issues plus many beautiful performances.


Kristin Yost is the founder and executive director of the Centre for Musical Minds in Frisco Texas.  She is also an active performer, author and teaching artist. Her teaching credentials include an M.M. with Alfred Mouledous and Sam Holland, as well as MTNA Teacher Certification from 2006, and in 2016 she became a certified teacher with The Royal Conservatory. Career highlights include a few competition wins, awards, scholarships, academic and performance honors as well as publication of
How I Made $100,000 My First Year as a Piano Teacher. Additionally, she has had numerous articles appear in The Music Teachers Association of California, Clavier CompanionCompose Create, and has been mentioned numerous times in The American Music Teacher for her creativity, innovative teaching and savvy business advice.

For more information about Convention see:  www.mnmusicteachers.com