Welcome to the Mount Rainier Music Teachers' Association

The Mount Rainier Chapter, affiliated with Music Teachers National Association (MTNA) and Washington State Music Teachers Association (WSMTA), is dedicated to the advancement of musical knowledge and education. It aims to promote the art and knowledge of music by providing educational programs that further the appreciation of music throughout the Puyallup area and surrounding communities.

From its inception in 1978, its members have included independent teachers with varied and diverse backgrounds. The organization is constantly upgrading and expanding educational opportunities for students, teachers, and our community.

The Mt. Rainier Music Teachers' Association meets every month on Wednesdays. Chapter meetings begin at 9:30; programs begin at 10:30 a.m.


  • To promote growth and professional development of our members by the exchange of ideas
  • To provide programs that encourage and support teaching, performance and composition
  • To elevate the standard of scholarship among music teachers
  • To further musical culture in the surrounding communities
  • To conform to the Code of Ethics of MTNA

Mt. Rainier Chapter is a non-profit association affiliated with the Washington State Music Teachers Association (WSMTA)
and the Music Teachers National Association, Inc. (MTNA), whose funds are used solely to accomplish its objectives.