Welcome to the Music Teachers’ Association of NSW Website

The Music Teachers' Association of NSW is the professional organisation for studio music teachers of all instruments.

Founded in 1912, it is a non-profit organisation dedicated to providing professional development in the form of conferences, seminars and workshops to support private music teachers and encourage high standards of music teaching and musical education in NSW.

Membership extends to all teachers and supporters, and eligible teachers may apply also for Accreditation.  Others services include a teacher referral service (for teachers in Sydney and across the state) via this website.

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St George Community Award 2017

Conference 2018 Flourish

Junior Music Festivals 2018

Upcoming Events

Strategies for Learning and Teaching Australian Classical Piano Repertoire with Dr Cathy Aggett and 2019 AGM
28th Apr - 1:00 pm - 4:45 pm

2019 Annual General Meeting
28th Apr - 4:00 pm - 4:45 pm

The Wendy Ireland Award for Young Cellists
25th May - 10:00 am - 12:30 pm

Mind Your Meter with Andrea Calilhanna
2nd Jun - 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Nuggets of Wisdom for Pianists with Slobodan Zivkovic
28th Jul - 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

The MTA strongly recommends any parents to verify the Working With Children Check status of any private music teacher they engage to work with their child. (A child is anyone under the age of 18 years.) The verification can be completed on the NSW Office of the Children’s Guardian website.