Programs For Students

Benefits of your student studying with a member of SMTA

  • Students are mentored by a teacher dedicated to the musical education of their students
  • Teachers are part of an organization which is committed to the growth, professionalism and well-being of its members.
  • Students of SMTA members are able to participate in a variety of performance and educational programs at the local, state and national level to further their musical knowledge and skills

Program List

Music Literacy Program (MAP) 
Students are evaluated on a variety of musical skills including technique, theory, sight reading, ear training and rhythm.
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Music Artistry Program (MLP)  
Students perform and receive feedback from a highly qualified visiting artist.  For more information, Click Here
State Recitalist Competition  
Students compete for an opportunity to perform at the Washington State Music Teachers Association conference
Holiday Community Performances 
Students can give back to the community through performances at various retirement home throughout the Spokane area.
Celebrate Music Festival
Opportunity for students to play from a wide variety of musical styles and receive valuable feedback from a well-qualified local music instructor