Welcome to CSMTA

The Colorado State Music Teachers Association exists to encourage and advance the standards of teaching and performance, to enhance the professional status of its members, to provide a collegial and fraternal relationship among its members, and to foster the advancement of music education in Colorado through relationships with schools and community organizations.

You may easily join online through the MTNA Website.

2017 Rising Stars Festival Results

Please join us in congratulating the winners of the 2017 Rising Stars Festival and their teachers! We are very proud of their accomplishments and wish them the best in their future musical endeavors. See below for the results of the 2017 Competitive Division.

Lower Elementary  Piano
1st Place: Flora Quan (Jasmine Steadman, teacher)
2nd Place: Sara Basheer (Jasmine Steadman, teacher)
3rd Place: Annabeth Town (Jeannette Howell, teacher)
Honorable Mention: Sophia Yang (Irene Wong-Ashworth, teacher)

Hunter Ewen is 2017 CSMTA Commissioned Composer

The Commissioned Composition premiere will take place during the CSMTA State Conference on June 1-3 at UNC, Greeley, Colorado.

Hunter Ewen is a dramatic composer, educator, and multimedia designer. During the day, Dr. Ewen teaches students strategies for digital creativity. At night, he composes, solders, choreographs, and videographs solo and collaborative projects around the world.

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A new policy regarding Notes & News distribution was adopted at the June 5, 2015, CSMTA General Membership Meeting.

In an effort to reduce our costs as well as our carbon footprint, starting in October 2015, the Notes & News will be posted on the CSMTA website only. If you would like to continue to receive physical printed copies in the mail, you must opt in by filling out this form.