Become A Member

For well over a century, MTNA has been the backbone for a collaborative community of music-teaching professionals, connecting both the seasoned educator and those at the beginning of their career. Membership with MTNA does more than simply complement your career as a music professional—it supports, supplements and shapes it. It empowers music teachers nationwide to become better educators through networking, leadership, mentoring and educational opportunities. Membership has its benefits! Whether you are joining for the first time, or renewing your membership, MTNA is your source for connecting to peers, ongoing education and countless resources to support your music teaching career.

Membership Dues
Membership dues go to three organizations. Music Teachers National Association (MTNA) is the national organization. Ohio Music Teachers Association (OhioMTA) is the state organization. The Central East District represents 17 counties in central and eastern Ohio. The dues schedule is as follows:
MTNA: $79
OhioMTA: $40
Central East District: $15
Total membership dues: $134

How to Join
Go to and Click on Join+Renew to create an account.

Benefits To Membership
The benefits to membership are many, including:
-Searchable database for local students looking to find YOU
-Free local workshops, forums, and conferences
-Discounts on state and national conferences
-Student events such as Pianorama, Scale Olympics, Competitions, and Recitals
-Connecting with other teachers
-Opportunities to serve the musical community in leadership roles
-American Music Teacher magazine
-And Much More!!!

Membership Meeting
On Friday, April 17, 2020 we are holding our annual membership meeting for all members and potential members in conjunction with our Spring Conference at Stantons Sheet Music.

Membership meeting: 9:30AM
Stanton’s Sheet Music
330 S 4th St
Columbus, OH 43215

RSVP by March 31, 2020 to Julie Chambers, Membership Chairman

Spring Luncheon
On Monday May 4, 2020 we are holding our spring luncheon for all members and potential members at 11:30am at Grove City United Methodist Church, 2650 Columbus St Grove City, OH.

RSVP by April 17, 2020 to Julie Chambers, Membership Chairman



Updated January 27, 2020