The Richmond Music Teachers Association
was established in 1973 as a local chapter of the
Virginia Music Teachers Association and the Music Teachers National Association. RMTA is
a nonprofit organization representing music teachers in Richmond and in surrounding
The goal of RMTA is the advancement of musical knowledge through discussions, research, and
performance opportunities for our students. We provide opportunities for music teachers to meet
and exchange ideas and offer continuing education for members through an excellent series of
workshops, which include topics in music literature, interpretation, psychology, technique
Our students participate in local, state and national competitions including the Virginia
Music Teachers Association Fall Festival and the RMTA sponsored Bach Competition.
Members include Nationally Certified Music Teachers who are recognized by the Music Teachers
National Association for their professional and pedagogical competence.
We hope you enjoy browsing our website and will be inspired to join us as a new member!
The Richmond MTA was selected as the 2014 MTNA Local Association of the Year!!
October Music Events:
Piano Pedagogy Forum
Sunday, October 9 – 10:00 A.M. - 5:00 P.M.
VCU - W.E. Singleton Center for the Performing Arts
Postmark Deadline for VMTA Fall Festival
Monday, October 17
Mail to Lois Broadwater
VMTA Fall Conference
October 27 – 30
Shenandoah Conservatory Of Music, Winchester VA
Postmark Deadline for November 13th Student Recital
Monday, October 31