Member Benefits


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Membership in MMTA includes the following benefits:

  • Programs for students and teachers, including contests and comprehensive examinations for piano, voice and other instruments, as well as for composition;
  • Ensemble festivals and other programs designed to nurture and inspire the developing musicians;
  • Syllabi and teaching materials that support students as they learn repertoire, music history, theory and sightplaying skills;
  • Membership publications, including newsletters, and an annual Member Handbook (online or via hard copy upon request);
  • Annual state convention offering a variety of presentations on pedagogy and performance and features guest artists and concerts with opportunities for continuing education;
  • Mentoring program to help new members become acquainted with programs and procedures;
  • Network of Local Associations throughout the state where members can meet for collegiality and support.


MTNA offers its members a variety of programs, services and benefits, including:

  • American Music Teacher, an award-winning bi-monthly journal containing features on various topics of importance to the music teaching profession;
  • National conference, held annually, offering opportunities for education and networking;
  • National certification program, a path to recognition and promotion of the highest standards of music teaching
  • Financial services;
  • Blanket music licensing agreement with ASCAP;
  • National performance and composition competition for students;
  • Office Max/Office Depot Discount and other discounts
  • And more!  Visit MTNA's website for additional membership benefits and discounts.


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