Music Teachers National Association records
Scope and Content
This collection contains records and photographs of the Music Teachers National Association (MTNA) from 1961 to 2005 with some undated items. Included in the collection are meeting minutes and memos, materials from annual national conventions, student composition contest applications and annual reports. Miscellaneous materials such as guides on management and committees, a undated map showing redrawn divisional boundaries and letters to and from various MTNA individuals. Photographs included in the collection show annual national conventions, annual leadership summits, holiday parties and past MTNA presidents. Photo negatives and CDs with digital photographs are also included in the collection.
- Music Teachers National Association (Organization)
Language of Materials
The records are in English
Restrictions on Access
This collection is open for research.
History of the Music Teachers National Association (MTNA)
The Music Teachers National Association (MTNA) was founded in 1876 by Theodore Presser and sixty-two colleagues in Delaware, Ohio. The mission of Music Teachers National Association is to advance the study and making of music and to support music teachers. MTNA's programs include student competitions, a national composers commissioning program, conferences, and a professional certification program. The organization is headquartered in Cincinnati, Ohio.
6.75 Linear Feet (6 boxes)
This collection contains records and photographs of the Music Teachers National Association (MTNA) from 1961 to 2005 with some undated items.
Statement of Arrangement
The collection is arranged into series by material type.
Archives and Rare Books Library
- Finding aid for the Music Teachers National Association records
- Edited Full Draft
- Finding aid prepared by ARB student
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description
- Script of description
- Code for undetermined script
- Language of description note
- Finding aid written in English