book-bowlThe Institute of Registered Music Teachers of New Zealand-is the professional organisation I belong to which supports music teachers by providing ongoing professional development and upholding standards of excellence in musicĀ  teaching.

whew! Sounds a bit serious. Hopefully we don’t take ourselves TOO seriously but learn ways to make music fun for our pupils.

Our aims are to bring out the potential in your child; to support music education- let’s not take it out of the school system! To be mentors to each other…to be on the ball, aware of all the latest research and developments in music education!

IRMT are holding the Sonata Competition on Sunday September 24th at Queen Margaret College, Thorndon, Wellington; morning for the preliminaries and afternoon for the finals.

Starts 8.30am.