The Music Teachers' Association of California
incorporated in 1897 is a professional organization of approximately
4,500 members. MTAC is among the largest and most highly respected
professional music teacher associations in the nation. Throughout it
over 100 year history, MTAC has dedicated its efforts toward the pursuit
of excellence in music education, to promote the welfare of the music
teacher and to elevate the educational and teaching standards of its
members. The San Fernando East Valley Branch was chartered
in 1948 and currently has over 70 members teaching a variety of
instruments and voice.
Our teachers strive to instill the love of music, to
develop the students’ skills and help them realize their musical
We are your resource for finding private music instruction in piano,
strings, woodwinds, voice and other instruments. We offer diverse and
enriching local music programs in addition to state association
The mission of the Music Teachers' Association of California is:
- To promote the stability of the music teaching profession.
- To maintain the high professional standards of our members.
- To maintain the exaction qualifications for membership in the
organization establishing the active member as a qualified accredited
- To promote the development of musical potential and ability in students.
Through our Certificate of Merit
program over 28,000 students are annually adjudicated in performance,
ear-training, sight-reading and music theory.
MTAC teachers must fullfill the educational and
professional requirements put forth on the State MTAC organization
website : http://mtac.org