Who We Are

Salem District OMTA members are a dynamic group of independent music teachers in the mid-Willamette Valley. Salem District OMTA is a subdivision of the state organization Oregon Music Teachers Association (OMTA). OMTA is an affiliate of Music Teachers National Association (MTNA), the oldest professional organization of music teachers in the United States.

Our Mission

Salem District OMTA is dedicated to furthering excellence in music education by:

Helping our members meet the highest standards of professionalism by providing educational advancement opportunities.

Encouraging student achievement in music through adjudication, masterclass, and performance events.

Building relationships with colleagues, schools, organizations,
businesses, and the media with the purpose of advancing the value of music study and music-making in our world.

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