Important Dates and Deadlines to help you be prepared for CM 2020!

March 8, 2020 – Theory & Ear Training Test Day



May 19, 2020

All Branch CM Teachers should have received a May 18 MTAC email about CM Performance Evaluations recording dates!

Recording process guidelines were sent in April 30.

Pasadena CM students have between June 11-21 to upload their CM recording requirements onto the Acceptd platform. the CM student/parent will receive a link from MTAC to create their Acceptd account beginning on June 11.



April 30, 2020

MTAC State Office sent all CM Teachers an email with general guidelines for completing the CM season. Information is mostly about how to prepare video-recording for CM Performance Evaluations which will be in a video format. CM testing will resume sometime in late May through June 2020.

There is a small mention of Theory Testing going online in the email link.

There is no date given for either CM components.

Stay tuned and keep an eye out for more emails from MTAC as May progresses.

Thank you for your patience.



March 12, 2020

The Branch’s following CM 2020 Performance Evaluations and event dates are POSTPONED as directed by MTAC Executive Director until further notice.  Thank you for your patience. 

March 14 – March 15, 2020 – Piano Performance Evaluation Days

March 21, 2020 – Branch CM Theory Make-Up Test Day

March 22, 2020 –  Strings, Voice, Winds Performance Evaluation Day


Unfortunately, all other previously scheduled March/April/May Branch CM events are now either postponed or canceled due to the California stay-at-home state order.


Do visit this page in the future for updates.  Thank you.