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The North Carolina Music Teachers association is affiliated with Music Teachers National Association.  We are a non-profit organization founded in 1959. Today we consist of 550 music teachers throughout the state.  The primary purpose of this association is the advancement of musical knowledge and education through discussion, investigation, performance, publication, and the promotion of the general welfare of music teachers in the state of North Carolina. Activities of this organization are aimed both at the promotion of the art of music and of the advancement of musical knowledge both by disseminating the knowledge of educational activities and by promoting the appreciation of music throughout the state. We invite you to look through our website for additional information regarding our services and programs.

2019 NCMTA State Conference
October 31-November 2, 2019 - Resource, Refresh, and Retain
Western Carolina University
Cullowhee, NC

We are excited to announce the 61st annual state conference entitled "Resource, Refresh, and Retain," to be held on October 31 - November 2, 2019, at Western Carolina University in Cullowhee, NC. Please mark the dates on your calendar and make plans now to attend this special event. Registration and schedule information will be forthcoming at