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Iowa Music Teacher Association

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


 2023 Sales Tax Change RESCINDED

Iowa Administrative Code rule 701-216.3(423) has been RESCINDED.
Under this rule, piano/music teachers who provide individual lessons
would have been required
to collect and remit sales tax beginning in January 2023.
Visit this link for more information:

RESCINDED Sales Tax Change – Recreational


Mark your calendars for
State Auditions:  March 11, 2023


District Auditions

CLICK to view Audition Results
Registration Deadline Audition Location Audition Date
December 24 Closed Southwest IMTA January 21
December 24 Closed Grand View University January 21
December 28 Closed Des Moines / Ankeny January 28
December 28 Closed Northeast Area IMTA January 28
December 31 Closed Fort Dodge January 28
December 31 Closed MTCI (Ames) January 28
January 4 Closed Cedar Rapids February 4
January 4 Closed Dubuque February 4
January 7 Mason City February 4
January 7 Quad Cities February 4
January 8 ECMTA February 5
January 11 SIMTA February 11
January 14 Des Moines Suburbs January 21
January 14 SLAMTA February 11

Click here for more information

Plan now to attend the

MTNA National Conference
Reno, Nevada

March 25-29!

 

Rates are extremely reasonable
and we are finally back in person!

Click here to learn more …

IMTA STATE CONFERENCE
June 4 – 6, 2023  at Coe College in Cedar Rapids
Click here for more information

 

Mark your calendar for the July 2023
(Date TBA)
NAMTA PEDAGOGY WORKSHOP
at Wartburg College in Waverly, Iowa


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, 2022.  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. If you are a new member and wish to take part in IMTA student activities the first year, you must be paid by October 1st.
  • * 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, 2019 Board meeting.)  Please contact imtafinance@gmail.com or imtamembers@gmail.com for more information.

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 Allison Chenoweth, NCTM, partnership chair: imtamentorchair@gmail.com

and membership chair: imtamembers@gmail.com