Caleb Owens Named Division Finalist in MTNA Competition

Caleb Owens

Congratulations to Caleb Owens on being named winner of the Music Teachers National Association, Senior Performance (Piano) Competition for the state of Mississippi! Caleb will compete as a Division Finalist in the MTNA Southern Division this upcoming December and then on to the National Finals in 2021. The National Finalists will be announced in January.

Caleb, a CWRU sophomore Music (BA) and Computer Science (BA) double major, studies piano with Gerardo Teissonnière through the Joint Music Program with the Cleveland Institute of Music. 


Music Teachers National Association is a nonprofit organization comprised of 20,000 independent and collegiate music teachers committed to advancing the value of music study and music making to society and to supporting the professionalism of music teachers. Founded in 1876, Music Teachers National Association is the oldest professional music association in the United States.

The three-tiered MTNA competitions begin at the state level. Winners of each State Competition advance to the Division Competition. Division winners then proceed to the National Competition Finals.

Read more about the MTNA Competitions