BAMTA (Bluegrass Area music Teachers Association) is a local chapter of KMTA (Kentucky Music Teachers Association), which is affiliated with MTNA (Music Teachers National Association).  It is a nonprofit educational organization representing music teachers in studios, music schools, public schools, private schools, colleges, and universities in the area. 

  • First meeting of the 2018-19 year: September 9 (Sun) 2:30pm at Willis Music Store featuring local Patch Competition participants.  There will also be a business meeting and a reception
  • October 27 (Sat) Lois McCoy Festival at the Central Christian Church (more details, incl. the registration form, on the Performance Opportunities page)
  • October 28 (Sun) 4pm Business Meeting at Paneras (Richmond Rd.
  • February 10 (Sun), 2019 "I Love Music" Recital  (a non-adjudicated event whose purpose is to share the love of music and the joy of music-making.)  More information on the Performance Opportunities page
  • April 20 Nathaniel Patch Piano Competition. More information on the Performance Opportunities page,
  • May 10 Lunch Year-End meeting