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Victorian Music Teachers’ Association

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Welcome to the Victorian Music Teachers' Association

  • VMTA is the voice of the studio music teaching profession in Victoria
  • VMTA seeks to advance the professional interests of its members
  • VMTA encourages and supports excellence in all music teaching contexts

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Introducing VMTA Post-Nominals

We are pleased to announce that members will now be able to use professional post-nominals. If you are a full member you will be able to place the letters MVMTA after your surname as evidence of your full accreditation. Associate, Graduate and Student members can apply to be upgraded at any time providing they can meet the full membership criteria. To upgrade or apply for membership, call us on (03) 5243 4200 or download an application form here.

Upcoming Events

Autumn Workshop 2017
Sun 12 & Mon 13 March
Bookings now open!

2017 Kault Piano Prize

Applications are invited for the 2017 Kault Piano Prize.

The Kault Piano Prize for a diploma student of a VMTA member is awarded annually by the VMTA. The prize was established in 1998 by David Kault in memory of his mother, piano teacher Lyndall Kault and his father, Mendel Kault. Entries are open to piano students of VMTA members only. Applicants must have completed the requirements of the AMusA or LMusA Diploma in 2016 and have achieved the required level of theory or musicianship. 

Age: Open
Minimum Requirement: Completion of AMEB AMusA or LMusA Piano Diploma in 2016
Closing Date for Applications: Friday 24 February 2017
Prize Value: $420

​Click here to download an application form.

The winner will be advised in early March and the result announced in the Autumn Edition of Music and the Teacher magazine. The winner will be asked to submit a photograph and a short biographical note for publication in the magazine.