Do I have to join all three associations (MTNA, WSMTA and SMTA) or can I join just one?

Yes, when you join, you become a member of all three associations.

Where are the meetings held?

Meetings are held in the Recital Hall of Holy Names Music Center on the campus of  Mukogawa Fort Wright Institute, just west of the Spokane Falls Community  College Campus, 3910 West Custer Drive

When are the meetings held?

Meetings are held starting at 9:40 AM on the second Wednesday of the following months:  September, October, November, January, February, April and May.

Do I have to be a member to attend a meeting?

Non-members are welcome at our meetings!

What is Certification?

Certification is a process that validates an individual’s qualifications for a specific field of professional practice. It demonstrates to employers, clients, and peers that which the individual knows and is able to do. Teachers may obtain certification on the state and/or national level.  For more information, click here 

Do I have to be a member in order to enter my students in the various programs offered?

You do not have to be a member in order to enter students into programs of the local and state levels, however, additional fees may apply.  

Do SMTA members teach instruments other than piano?

Yes! Our teachers offer instruction on a wide variety of instruments, voice, composition, music theory and other areas.

How do I find a teacher for my child?

To access our Find a Teacher page, click here 

How can I find out about current and upcoming events of SMTA?

Our newsletters contain a great deal of information on what’s happening in our association.  To access our newsletters, click here