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There are no membership restrictions for CAPMT. It is not necessary to have a music degree or to be affiliated with a music school. As a CAPMT member you will automatically become a member of Music Teachers National Association (MTNA).


  • Members receive a quarterly CAPMT newsletter, and the American Music Teacher magazine.

  • Members are eligible to participate in a local referral service.

  • Members are eligible for national certification. This provides recognition of teaching accomplishments and ensures adherence to professional standards.

  • Members are eligible for group insurance, including instrumental,medical, high limit major medical, disability and life.

How to Join

Go to the MTNA national website and become a member, specifying CAPMT as your state organization and District 3 Los Angeles County (Southern), South Bay/Santa Monica Bay as your chapter. MTNA will collect the national, state and local dues and distribute them. We look forward to seeing you!