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Welcome to the Iowa Music Teachers Association! Iowa Music Teachers Association Active Membership offers a mentoring program for young teachers and those who are new to the Association. Members are also afforded the opportunity to register for the Iowa Music Teachers State Conference at the reduced members rate.

Additional benefits of membership include:

  • Local Association meetings
  • Workshops by professional clinicians
  • Competitive and non-competitive student performance opportunities
  • Guest artist performances
  • Masterclasses
  • Student scholarships
  • New music reviews
  • Professional Certification
  • Quarterly issues of the award-winning Iowa Music Teacher Magazine

IMTA’s proprietary repertoire list offers an extensive list of over 14,000 piano solo pieces at six different performance levels to assist with programming for your students.

Active members who teach in any area of music enjoy all benefits of membership and are entitled to participate in all IMTA activities, vote and hold office. Please join the many musicians and teachers who have benefitted from our important connections and ongoing professional development.

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WELCOME TO THE IOWA MUSIC TEACHERS ASSOCIATION WEBSITE


IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENTS


JOIN US AT THE IMTA STATE CONFERENCE!

Registration deadline is

MAY 1, 2019

IMTA CONFERENCE- June 2-3-4, 2019  PLEASE PLAN TO ATTEND our 2019 IMTA Conference in Lamoni, Iowa at Graceland University.  Registration rates are reasonable and our Conference Chair, Rachel McCoy and her committee lined up a fabulous program of events!  To register online click here. Registration and additional information is also available in the Spring 2019 IMT magazine.


IMTA/MTNA & LOCAL DUES

IMTA/MTNA Dues deadline is July 1 for all renewing members.  A grace period is offered between the time statements are issued at the end of April until September 1.   *Student members must be paid by October 1, 2019.  All other members are in good standing provided they have paid before September 1.  New MTNA/IMTA members may pay at any time the first year and are offered a half price membership after January 1.

*Any student member wishing to enter their students in IMTA competitive or non-competitive events must pay full IMTA and MTNA membership, due July 1, no later than September 1. (Effective immediately as of April 6 Board meeting.)


Sharon Jensen, State Local Associations Chair is always accepting “From the Heart” submissions for our magazine.  Send to Sharon or imtamagazine@gmail.com. You may submit your name or ask to remain anonymous.


HAVING TROUBLE WITH LOGIN?

Please refer to your Fall IMT magazine.  If you continue to have difficulty, send a description of the problem to imtawebmaster@gmail.com or submit the question in the CONTACT area on this website.


REPERTOIRE LIST

Should you find errors on the repertoire list please go to the CONTACT area in the right corner of the home page and offer specifics so we can correct with the additions posted in July 2019.


IMTA PARTNERSHIPS

Please support our sponsors by checking out the advertisers at the bottom of the home page.  Many of them have clickable links to their businesses and/or schools.  If you have students or parents who are researching music programs or summer camps in Iowa schools, please encourage them to explore those links.  Teachers- you now have many quick links to order music supplies.  Show them your appreciation of their partnership with IMTA!


WANT TO KNOW MORE ABOUT BECOMING A MEMBER of IMTA/MTNA?

Contact Joan Hopkins, mentor chair at imtamentorchair@gmail.com for valuable information.


LOGIN and REGISTERING STUDENTS

Paid members are able to login to access documents, the repertoire list, practice tests and registrations for IMTA festivals and auditions.  All student information may be deleted or edited on your private dashboard (top left after you login). 

The best reason to start early is the system is not built to accept registrations after the deadline dates. You may start entering student information as soon as our new repertoire list is posted in July! 


IMTA SUMMER MAGAZINE DEADLINE

Articles: May 30, 2019

Advertising deadline: May 15, 2019

Submit to imtamagazine@gmail.com or imtaadvertising@gmail.com