Join PEIRMTA

All active members of the Prince Edward Island Registered Music Teachers’ Association (PEIRMTA) are automatic members of the Canadian Federation of Music Teachers’ Association (CFMTA). A portion of the annual PEIRMTA provincial membership fee is designated as the CFMTA annual membership fee. One benefit of CFMTA membership is access to liability insurance coverage. Visit www.cfmta.org for further information on CFMTA.

Click here to download our Membership Application Form.

Benefits of a PEIRMTA Membership
  • Increased publicity through our annual directory and our website (www.peirmta.ca)
  • Opportunities for our students;
    • PEIRMTA Young Musicians Recital Series (entry fee discount for students of members)​
    • Canada Music Week ® Competition: awards for Composition, Art, Writing (open to students of PEIRMTA members only)
    • Adult Student Socials
    • National competitions with prize money in excess of $13,000.00
    • Eligibility for CFMTA's Atlantic Young Artist Series
  • Professional development opportunities (free or discount to members) through
    • Seminars​
    • Workshops
    • Pedagogy Meetings
    • The Canadian Music Teacher Magazine (from CFMTA) three times per year
  • Liability Insurance is included with membership. This provides up to $5,000,000.00 coverage for claims (e.g. due to injuries) which may arise from music teaching and related activities occurring in the teacher's home-based studio or on the premises. Members are also covered for activities performed outside of the home as they act in their capacity as members of the PEIRMTA.
  • The PEIRMTA Young Musicians Recital Series and other fund-raising projects help fund various Music Festival Scholarships.
  • Fellowship and sharing of common interests
  • Annual Provincial and Biennial National Conventions are held across Canada.
  • The CFMTA provides service to membership in representation, advocacy, resources and professional development.
  • Part of a National Body helping to shape music education in Canada.

Click here to download our Membership Application Form.

Click here to download our By-Laws.