State Certificate


Royal ConservatoryMusic Development Program

  • Sequenced course of study from Beginner through Advanced Levels
  • Assessments provided biannually
  • Certificates of Achievement are awarded for each level of achievement
  • Certificates of Excellence awarded for the highest score per level at each testing center
  • State awards given to the two highest scores per level above 85.

 Student Activities



OhioMTA Scholarship Fund

  • Awarded annually to students for project to enhance their musical studies
  • Maximum award per student is $200.00
  • Projects selected in the past include: assessment fees, competition fees, attend a music camp and to support private lessons


OhioMTA is committed to music education by providing competitions, student events, and scholarships for students of independent and college music teachers in Ohio.



 OhioMTA State Buckeye Auditions

  • Highly Competitive Event for students residing in Ohio or studying with an Ohio Music Teacher
  • Preliminary Auditions at the District Level and Finals at the State Level
  • Auditions in Piano, Strings, Voice and Woodwind offered at the Elementary, Junior and Senior Levels


MTNA Competitions

  • Highly Competitive National Competition for students residing in Ohio or studying with an Ohio Music Teacher
  • Preliminaries at the State Level, Semi-Finals at the East-Central Division Level, Finals at the MTNA National Conference
  • Competitions in Brass, Chamber Music-Strings, Chamber Music-Woodwinds, Composition, Piano, Strings, Voice and Woodwinds, offered at Elementary, Junior, Senior and Young Artist Levels