Becoming a member

Membership of TMTA has many benefits which are listed below. If you want to become a member of the Tasmanian Music Teachers’ Association just follow these easy steps!

Student Opportunities

  • The TMTA Annual Awards provides an opportunity for your students to develop their performance experience as well as listen to other student performers.
  • Local branches organise regional opportunities for student participation.

Professional Development

  • The TMTA Annual Journal distributed to each member includes articles and reviews by qualified members of the musical community.
  • The Annual Conference usually includes an appealing  high-profile specialist, and is always exhilarating, inspiring and memorable.
  • Local branches provide regional professional development activities.


  • Make connections locally, nationally and internationally
  • The Australian String Teachers Association
  • The Australian National Association of Teachers of Singing
  • Music Examination bodies
  • The Tasmanian Conservatorium of Music
  • National Music Teachers’ Associations
  • Tasmanian Education Department
  • Arts bodies
  • International contacts


  • TMTA places a prominent advertisement in the yellow pages throughout the State and online. This provides a way of referring TMTA teachers to the enquiring public.
  • TMTA members are automatically added to the Find a Teacher database available on this website.
  • Additional publicity and advertising is made according to individual Branch requirements

Recommended minimum fee 2021

  • The TMTA recommends a minimum fee of $80 per hour for one-on-one lessons for fully registered qualified teachers.
  • Individual teachers may have higher rates.