Founded in 1954, NJMTA is an affiliate of the Music Teachers National Association (MTNA), a professional music teachers' association. We seek to advance the musical knowledge, to promote professional growth among music teachers, i.e. to encourage and support teaching, performance, composition and the appreciation of music through various learning and performance opportunities.
We are a nonprofit organization whose funds are used solely to accomplish these objectives.
Call for Proposals NOW OPEN for 2018 State Conference!
Do you have a workshop or presentation you've been wanting to share with your colleagues? Do you have useful ideas or information that you find you are constantly sharing with other teachers? Please consider giving a session at this year's annual state conference on November 10 and 11, 2018.
Please submit your online proposals by June 30th. Thank you!
Dates for 2018 Fall Events:
September 12, 2018 - 3:00 PM(Eastern Time), MTNA Registration Deadline
September 24, 2018 - Registration Deadline for all NJMTA fall events
Saturday, October 27, 2018 - MTNA and High School Scholarship Competition
Sunday, October 28, 2018 - Young Musicians Competitions (Winds, Voice & Strings)
Sunday, November 4, 2018 - Young Musicians Competitions (Piano, Chinese Instruments, Master Class)
Congratulations to NJMTA board member Christina Xie for being elected to the position of Eastern Division Director for the 2020-2022 term! She will serve as Director-Elect from now until that time.
Thank you to all of the NJMTA members who supported Christina!
Being a member of NJMTA has many benefits.
Visit the MTNA site to join.