The Studio

The Studio
The Studio Magazine

The Studio is the Association’s magazine that is published quarterly in February, May, August and November of each year, and encompasses both studio notes and articles of interest for the professional development of music teachers.

The Studio keeps members informed about upcoming events organised by the MTA and other relevant organisations.

MEMBERS are always invited to contribute.

As a MEMBER you receive this as part of your annual subscription.


The Studio has a circulation of around 700 with a readership of over 1000. It is distributed to private music teachers, music education institutions, various libraries and interested organisations, both in Australia and overseas.


Advertising rates as follows
(prices are inclusive of GST):

Membership TypeFee
Full A5 page$220
½ page$160
¼ page$110
Inside back cover$230
Outside back cover$250
Flyers inserted$240
Bulk Emails$120
Special Mailing - By Negotiation

Advertising space in the magazine may be arranged by contacting the MTA office.


February1st December (prior year)
May1st March
August1st June
November1st September

Directory of Accredited Private Music Teachers

An annual publication, which is distributed to accredited private music teachers in NSW, all major NSW Libraries, selected schools and educational institutions, along with selected retail outlets. It is made available to individuals and organisations seeking accredited private music teachers.

Advertising rates are available by emailing the MTA of NSW on The deadline for advertising is 20th October in the year preceding publication.

Analyses of Piano Works

Click here to download the list of works

Aural Tests for all Grades of Practical Examinations

Dr Miriam Hyde
Dr Miriam Hyde

This book was commissioned by the Music Teachers Association of NSW and was written by the late Dr Miriam Hyde. It is suitable for teachers preparing students for AMEB examinations at all grades, from Preliminary to Licentiate.

It is available by mail order through the MTA for $18.50, including postage.