The Nebraska Music Teachers Association is an organization of over 300 musicians dedicated to a practical role of artistic service in today’s society. NMTA provides cultural leadership through a wide variety of activities for teachers, students, and professional musicians. It promotes high professional standards in music and fulfills its responsibility to artistic and educational leadership in the state.

NMTA was founded in 1916. NMTA is affiliated with Music Teachers National Association (MTNA), which has a membership of over 24,000 musicians nationwide.

Please look through our website to learn more about us or to find a music teacher.

Latest NMTA News

FTC Antitrust Compliance Guide

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Current Announcements

  • New scholarship forms are up! Look under Student Activities--Thomas Ediger Scholarships for new scholarship forms and information. 
  • If you forgot to register for the state conference, late registration is still being accepted. Look under Teacher Programs--Conferences--2022 Conference. 
  • Any NMTA member or NMTA-affiliated group may apply for an NMTA Workshop Grant of up to $1,000. See application details under Teacher Programs—Grants. Application deadline is November 15, 2022. Contact Gail Dunning at: nebmtainfo@gmail.com for more information.
  • NMTA members canapply for a Travel grant to help with conference attendance. See application details under Teacher Programs--Grants. Deadline is November 15th, 2022. Contact Gail Dunning at nebmtainfo@gmail.com for more information. 

Newsletter Online

The Summer 2022 Newsletter is now available online, just click "About Us/Newsletter" at the top of this page. The Newsletter is published online only. If you need a hard copy and are unable to print it yourself, please contact Gail Dunning at nebmtainfo@gmail.com,  or 402.333.7613.