.…where music takes flight

Established in March 2016, San Diego South Chapter is a local music association affiliated with California Association of Professional Music Teachers (CAPMT) and Music Teachers National Association (MTNA). San Diego South Chapter is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization serving the community of San Diego and beyond. CAPMT is the only state affiliate of MTNA.

Who we are…

Mission: The purpose of San Diego South Chapter is the advancement of musical knowledge and education. Activities of the chapter are aimed to promote the art and appreciation of music as well as the advancement of musical education in San Diego and its vicinities.

Membership Benefits: Join a network of dedicated music educators committed to advancing the study of music and enriching society with music-making while supporting the growth, development, and professionalism of music teachers.

  • Chapter Membership includes dual membership with CAPMT  and MTNA
  • Access to all chapter, state CAPMT, and MTNA opportunities for students and teachers.
  • Exclusive and timely communications from CAPMT and MTNA


Flash News

We are on Instagram!

WELCOME NEW MEMBERS: Catherine Carella and Nathan Wellington Lackey!

Upcoming Events

April 22: San Diego Young Protege Music Competition, Chinese Community Church, San Diego 92124. May 6: Spring Pop and Contemporary Music Festival: Scripps-Miramar Branch Library. March 1- May 1: Online application for High School Senior Scholarship Awards.


Here are the results from festivals, auditions, competitions. A huge congratulations to participating teachers and students! Read more.