Awards

Marjorie Keller Outstanding Young Music Educator Award

The 2000 TexASTA Executive Board established the TexASTA Marjorie Keller Young Teacher of the Year Award in memory of Marjorie Murray Keller.  This annual award recognizes a young Texas Music Educator for meritorious service and outstanding promise in string education grades K-12.  Nominees for this award should epitomize every facet of excellence in string teaching in Texas.  The TexASTA Executive Board will select the award recipient(s) from the nominations submitted.  More than one nominee may receive this award in a given year.  The award will be presented at the TexASTA membership meeting during the TMEA Convention in San Antonio.

Marjorie Keller Award Nomination Form

Phyllis Young Outstanding Studio Teacher of the Year Award

Begun in 2006, the TexASTA Outstanding Studio Teacher Award is given in recognition of excellence in and contribution to the area of private studio string teaching.  Nominees for this award should epitomize every facet of excellence in string teaching in Texas.  The TexASTA Executive Board will select one or more award recipient(s) from the nominations submitted.

Phyllis Young Award Nomination Form