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Competitions Chair
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Southern Division


January 13-16, 2017
University of South Carolina
Columbia, South Carolina

Competition Schedule:
Click here for a PDF of the Program Book.

Division Competition Location:
University of South Carolina
813 Assembly St.
Columbia, SC 29208

Lodging Information:
Courtyard By Marriott Downtown at USC

  • $119/night plus tax; complimentary wifi and parking
  • Reservations must be made by December 13, 2016, by calling (803) 799-7800 and referencing the MTNA Group Block.
  • Within reasonable walking distance of the school of music

Inn at USC-Wyndham Garden

  • $125/night plus tax; complimentary cooked-to-order breakfast, complimentary parking, complimentary Internet
  • Reservations must be made by December 16, 2016, by calling (803) 779-7779 and referencing Music Teachers National Association Competition.
  • Shuttle available to the USC campus.

Special Events:

Saturday, January 14, 2017, at 6 P.M.
Spigner House
915 Gregg St.
Columbia, SC 29201

Deadline to Register: January 3, 2017
Cost: $36 per person

Checks made out to Columbia Music Teachers Association and mailed to:
Debbie Ruth
242 Greenview Court
Lexington, SC 29072
Entrees: Roasted Chicken Florentine or Pan-Seared Pork Tenderloin

Sunday Evening Dinner will be at California Dreaming, 401 Main St., Columbia, SC 29201, and the full menu will be available.