Category: Notice Board

Teaching fees – 2023

MTA NSW sets out minimum rates for accredited music teachers in private studios. A variety of factors affect teaching rates, including employment status, years of experience, and whether the teacher travels to the student. Rates may be adjusted accordingly. The MTA of NSW has determined that the 2022 minimum Recommended Teaching Fees for Accredited Members of…
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Scholarships 2022

Entries now closed. Advanced Student Concert Saturday 23 July, 7:00 pm including the Margaret Chalmers Scholarship Performers will receive an adjudicator’s report and a certificate of attendance. 7pm, Saturday 23 July 2022The Garrison Church, Millers Point SydneyBookings now open

2021 Membership Renewals

 Members will be pleased to know that owing to the limitations of the year, in terms of hosting events, Council has agreed to provide funding to cover all current paid members with 12 months of continued membership throughout 2021. This will be a benefit to members as we settle into 2021 and restore our own…
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Piano Teaching Success Q&A (just like the ABC’s Q&A but just for piano teachers)

Piano Teaching Success Q+A (just like the ABC’s Q+A but just for piano teachers) Q+A is an online discussion program with a panel of piano teaching experts discussing a range of topics relevant to teachers. Some of the topics will include: Online teaching strategies Software & APP solutions What government support is available? Personal experience…
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Music Teaching Online – Information for Teachers during the current situation

Music Teaching Online – Information for Teachers during the current situation

Conference 2021 – Inspire

We wish to thank our sponsors, presenters and everyone who was involved in our Conference Inspire 2021, without your support it would not have been such a successful event.

Membership Fees – 2022

The following fees shall be payable for 2022: Membership Type Fee Full Metropolitan Member $136.00 Full Branch Member (Newcastle and Illawarra) $136.00 Full Country Member $118.00 International Full Member $118.00 Contemporary Member $136.00 Mailing List Only $60.00 Associate Metropolitan Member $126.00 Associate Branch Member (Newcastle and Illawarra) $126.00 Associate Country Member $110.00 International Associate Member…
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Sample Article from The Studio

The Studio journal offers articles of interest to members such as this one to assist teachers in preparing students for examinations. Some thoughts on music examinations by Sue Thompson The main benefits derived from music examination are to provide: an unbiased assessment of both the student and teacher’s progress; opportunities for intensive preparation and fine…
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Website Fees – 2021

To be listed on the MTA’s website, you must be either a Full Member of the Association or an Accredited teacher, therefore ensuring all teachers listed are fully qualified. The current website fees are as follows: Description MTA Member Non MTA Member Initial Setup Fee $NIL $50.00 Add New Photo/Biography and Weblink $NIL $55.00 Yearly…
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New Wirripang Initiative

The MTA is proud to be associated with Wirripang Pty Ltd and congratulates the publisher on their new initiative, ‘Wirripang New Composition’ to enable the winner of a recognised competition to have that work published. Please refer to for further details.