Music Teachers


For information on issues that affect college teachers, contact the American Association of University Professors.

1133 19th Street, NW, Suite 200
Washington, D.C. 20036-3655
Tel: (202) 737-5900
Fax: (202) 737-5526

For information on union membership and earnings, contact the American Federation of Teachers.

555 New Jersey Avenue, NW
Washington, D.C. 20001-2029
Tel: (202) 879-4400

For information on string and orchestra teaching and playing, contact the American String Teachers Association.

4155 Chain Bridge Road
Fairfax, VA 22030-4102
Tel: (703) 279-2113
Fax: (703) 279-2114

For a list of institutions with accredited teacher education programs, contact the Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation.

1140 19th Street, NW, Suite 400
Washington, D.C. 20036-6610
Tel: (202) 223-0077

For information on student membership and certification, contact the Music Teachers National Association.

1 West 4th Street, Suite 1550
Cincinnati, OH 45202-3611
Tel: (888) 512-5278
Tel: (513) 421-1420

The National Association for Music Education provides advocacy, education, research, and other resources for music students and teachers.

1806 Robert Fulton Drive
Reston, VA 20191-5482
Tel: (800) 336-3768
Tel: (703) 860-4000
Fax: (888) 275-6362

For information on choosing a music school and a database of accredited music schools in the United States, visit the NASM Web site.

11250 Roger Bacon Drive, Suite 21
Reston, VA 20190-5248
Tel: (703) 437-0700
Fax: (703) 437-6312

The NEA is a membership organization for public school teachers at all academic levels.

1201 16th Street, NW
Washington, D.C. 20036-3290
Tel: (202) 833-4000
Fax: (202) 822-7974

The CMS is a consortium of college, university, conservatory, and independent musicians and scholars interested in all aspects of music and music teaching. Visit its Web site for a directory of U.S. and Canadian music programs and statistics on music education.

312 East Pine Street
Missoula, MT 59802-4624
Tel: (406) 721-9616