For detailed information about becoming a member of the Music Teachers' Association of California,
please click on the following link: Music Teachers' Association of California: Membership
What MTAC Membership has to offer:
Opportunities for professional growth and involvement
Receive our magazine, The California Music Teacher, which includes news of the profession, review articles and explanations of the latest music teaching techniques.
Receive access to the Grove Online Dictionary.
Receive preferred rates to the Annual State Convention, highlighting well-known artists, lecturers and pedagogues, master classes and outstanding student performances of all levels.
Be listed in our online find a teacher referral system.
Identify with others in similar careers.
Participate in local branch events including recitals, festivals, competitions and master classes.
Enable your students to participate in MTAC student programs.
Your students will be eligible for honors and recognition from the MTAC.
Be a part of an organization that is recognized and respected worldwide.
The MTAC requires a Bachelor degree in music or its equivalent to join; membership establishes you as a qualified music teacher in your community.
If you are a current MTAC member, your membership renewal must be completed by July 31. To renew your membership online, click on MTAC login at the upper left on this page and enter your username and password. After your are logged in, from your teacher home page, click on Shopping on the left hand side and then click Membership Renewal.