Honoring a deserving individual each year through the MTNA Foundation Fellow Program.
2024 Foundation Fellow Nominee
Dr. Robert Groves
Dr. Groves has been a long time contributor to the NDMTA and has often presented at NDMTA Conferences. A member of the NDSU faculty since 1972, Dr. Groves taught piano performance, pedagogy, chamber music and history. He has also been an active performer, clinician, adjudicator, author and maintained a private studio for students from early elementary through high school.
Foundation Fellow Award
The NDMTA honors a deserving individual each year through the MTNA Foundation Fellow Program. With a total contribution of $1500 to the MTNA Foundation Fund in the person's name, the individual will be recognized as a Foundation Fellow at the MTNA National Conference Gala with a MTNA Fellow pin and certificate. Anyone can help fund an MTNA Fellow.
To support the NDMTA nominee, contribute to the MTNA Foundation Fund by clicking on the link below, fill out the form, check the box that reads "Foundation Fellow (enter name below)" and enter the name of this year's fellow nominee and payment information.
NDMTA Foundation Fellows
The following NDMTA members have been honored with the Fellow designation:
|2004||Dr. Frank Pearson||Dickinson|
|2005||Carole Flatau||Valley City|
|2006||Beth Klingenstein||Valley City|
|2007||Sharon Wesbrook||Detroit Lakes, MN|
|2009||Diana Skroch||Valley City|
|2010||Ruth Stenson||Thief River Falls, MN|
|2012||Sara Bloom||Grand Forks|
|2020||Gloria Bethke||Grand Forks|