South Carolina Music Teachers Association is dedicated to furthering the art of music and to promoting the growth and professional development of its members through programs that encourage and support teaching, performance, composition, and research. Organized in 1960, our non-profit organization is affiliated with Music Teachers National Association. Please browse these pages to learn about our activities and opportunities for members and their students.

Calling All Composers

The SCMTA Composer Commissioning Program is now accepting proposals for 2014. The SCMTA CCP is an opportunity for composers that permanently reside in South Carolina to receive funding to compose a new work that will be premiered at the state conference on November 7th at Anderson University. Read more...

SCMTA Pre-College Piano Auditions

Please note that, effective with the 2014 auditions, the concerto category is available only in Divisions III and IV. For more information, contact your district chair.

Save the Date

The Fifty-fourth Annual SCMTA Conference will be held at Anderson University, Nov. 6-8, 2014.