Raleigh Piano Teachers Association

An Affiliate of the North Carolina Music Teachers Association

Welcome to the Website of the Raleigh Piano Teachers Association

The Raleigh Piano Teachers Association, founded in 1955, is a qualified body of professional music educators teaching music through the piano in an effort to foster the cultural and artistic aspirations of the surrounding community.  The purpose of this association is to exchange ideas and to discuss teaching problems, to create a love and understanding of the music we teach, and to promote cooperative interest in our professional activities.  The Raleigh Piano Teachers Association is affiliated with the North Carolina Music Teachers Association, founded in 1959, and the Music Teachers National Association, founded in 1876.  Please visit the About Us page to learn more. 

Ruggero Teacher Merit Award Winners

Marie Willet & Margaret Evans
Amy Gardner & Pamela Tsai
Tom Lohr
Chrissy Ricker & Rovanda Mormann

YAA Packet Forms Now Posted

The 2015 Young Artist Auditions Packet Forms are now posted and ready for download on the YAA Packet Form page.  Be sure to carefully read all directions due to the extensive revisions made to YAA this year.  

Yearbook and YAA Updated

The 2014-2015 Yearbook and Young Artist Auditions Guidelines and Repertoire List have now been posted.  The YAA Packet Forms are not available yet, but will be posted shortly.  

Calendar Updated for 2014-2015

The RPTA calendar page has been updated to reflect dates for the 2014-2015 school year.  More dates will be added as they become available.  

Are you on the RPTA email list?  News and announcements are periodically sent out to RPTA members, but you must sign up in order to receive them:
Send an email to  raleighpianoteachers-subscribe@yahoogroups.com  with "join RPTA group" in the subject line, and your name in the email.  You may also join through this link http://launch.groups.yahoo.com/group/raleighpianoteachers/
2) You will immediately get an email back from Yahoo to confirm your email address. Follow the instructions.