There are many benefits to joining OMTA including
- OMTA has seventeen local associations, giving you a network of caring professionals, meeting quarterly to monthly, depending on the location.
- We also offer auditions and competitions for a variety of levels, some resulting in public performance at district and state conferences, others designed just to encourage students to excel at their own pace and level
- We have an extensive syllabus of theory instruction comprising twelve levels with theory testing and awards at the district achievement auditions
- We host conferences for professional development, East and West Districts in November and our State Conference in May/June
- As an affiliate of MTNA, you will also receive the American Music Teacher journal and have access to a variety of benefits including group health insurance, instrument insurance, and others; various types of award programs; an exceptional annual national conference; opportunity to qualify for national certification
- OMTA also offers National Certification through MTNA. Interested in becoming a Nationally Certified Teacher of Music (NCTM)? Click here for a short informational video created by Davis Dorrough. OMTA will pay 50% of the certification fee for its members to become Nationally Certified.
MEMBER DISCOUNTS AVAILABLE TO OMTA/MTNA MEMBERS
The Music Teachers National Association has partnered with Office Depot® to bring you a FREE national discount program. Save up to 80 percent off preferred products! Click here. From the landing page, their members and supporters will be able to print a copy of the SPC Card, view the Best Value List and Member FAQ, and access the customized portal for online shopping.
Free MTNA Prescription Savings Card:
Download your free card now and start saving today! Members can save up to 55 percent on prescription drugs with your free MTNA Prescription Savings Card. No fees and it never expires. Accepted at over 59,000 pharmacies. One card covers your entire family including pets.
Making Music is a different kind of music magazine. Instead of being dedicated to one instrument, to performing musicians or “gearheads,” the magazine is a lifestyle resource for all recreational music makers and music hobbyists, regardless of instrument or ability. Read stories about music makers from all walks of life, learn about the benefits of making music, find music destinations and camps, hear about new and unique instruments and different genres of music, and much more.
Musical America is the web’s leading resource for the performing arts. receive 10 percent off their regular subscription cost of $135. Subscribe online using the Code MTNA1.1
MTNA and Oxford University Press are thrilled to announce the launch of the MTNA-OUP partnership webstore!The online store features hundreds of OUP Music Education and Performance titles at discounts exclusive to MTNA members. Visit the site regularly to take advantage of author spotlights and special offers on the latest books in music education, piano, voice, choir, technology, music history and more. Start shopping now!
Kindermusik educators and business owners are a remarkably diverse group, from parents and teachers to music lovers and entrepreneurs. What they all share is a love for children, a talent for music, and a passion for bringing them together. MTNA Members now receive a discount of 50 percent off Kindermusik training. Simply click here to find out more. To receive your discount, enter one of the following codes in the “Promotion Code” field on the sign-up page:
• 10-14-1MTNA – if you choose to run your own program, or
• TO-14-1MTNA – if you plan to teach for an existing Kindermusik program.
Going on a trip? MTNA members can save up to 25 percent off a rental car while experiencing the comfort and reliability of Avis from over 4,800 locations in more than 140 countries! Make sure to use your Avis Worldwide Discount-AWD-Number: B291076. For more information call toll free: (800) 331-1212 or click here.
Renting a car? MTNA members can save up to 25 percent off of already great prices, plus you can take advantage of specials on daily, weekly and weekend rates and upgrades in the U.S. and Canada with this friendly service provider. Be sure to use your Budget Customer Discount-BCD-Number: R198176. For more information call toll free: (800) 527-0700 or click here.
Motel 6 has partnered with MTNA to provide all members a 10 percent discount at any of the 1,100+ pet-friendly Motel 6 locations in the U.S. and Canada. Motel 6 offers a clean, comfortable room and great service for the lowest price of any national chain, and the discount will help you save you even more. To book your reservation, call 1-800-4-Motel 6, and use the code CP569011 to receive the discount. You can also book online by clicking here. We’ll leave the light on for you®.
MTNA members receive a 15 percent discount on stays at all locations.
Red Roof Inn has over 350 hotels across 41 states in the U.S. Take advantage of accommodations like free Wi-Fi, HBO, ESPN, CNN, and pets stay free! You will find great rooms, comfy beds, budget-conscious rates, and nice people devoted to making your stay a great one. Make reservations 1 of 3 different ways to receive your discount:
- Online through MTNA’s Red Roof Inn website
- Call (800) RED-ROOF [(800)733-7663] and use promo code: 615794
- On site at any Red Roof Inn location, by mentioning promo code: 615794
MTNA members can save up to 20 percent off the Best Available Rate at all participating properties. Choose from 15 different hotel brands and more than 7,000 hotels worldwide. Click here! Make sure to Redeem Wyndham RewardsID: 1000010791.
For an additional list of discounts available to MTNA members, please click here.