Pompton Valley Music Teachers Association

News & Announcements

November Program Rescheduled
October 1st, 2017
The Wednesday Program for November with Magdalena Baczewska "Difficulties and challenges of Bach's music for young students" has been rescheduled to NOVEMBER 8th at ...
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Sofia Feigin Memorial Scholarship Awarded to William Oliner
May 20th, 2017
At the May 20th Recital William Oliner was awarded the Sofia Fegin Memorial Scholarship. Pictured here with his teacher Anna Katznelson.
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Seymour Bernstein Scholarship
May 20th, 2017
The 2017 Seymour Bernstein Scholarship was awarded to Elizabeth Amels, a student of Diane Battersby.
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Happy 90th Birthday to Honorary PVMTA member Seymour Bernstein!
May 1st, 2017
PVMTA was thrilled to host a birthday celebration for Seymour following his annual Master Class on Sunday April 23rd. (His birthday was Monday April 24.)  Members: Al Roberts, Ruth Kotik, Diane B...
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Seymour Bernstein

Seymour Bernstein, one of the original founders of PVMTA is an internationally known writer, composer, teacher, and lecturer, acclaimed for his "technical brilliance and penetrating interpretive skills." His unparalleled mastery of the piano repertoire in addition to his commitment to the education of musicians has added a prestigious dimension to his annual PVMTA master class. Mr. Bernstein's engaging and eloquent approach is valued by teachers, students and parents.
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