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Friday, July 12 – Saturday, July 13, 2024

OMTA is heading back to Portland in 2024 to team up with one of our favorite organizations, Portland Piano International (PPI), for our annual conference! PPI will bring phenomenal performing talent alongside OMTA’s master presenters for a conference no teacher is going to want to miss. Located in the beautiful performing arts center on the PCC Sylvania campus in the wooded hills of Southwest, this conference is guaranteed to stimulate and inspire you as you join your colleagues from across the state to collaborate, refine your teaching craft, and reenergize.


Portland Community College, Sylvania Campus
Performing Arts Center
12000 Southeast, SW 49th Ave
Portland, OR 97219

Financial Incentives for OMTA Members

  • New members of OMTA/MTNA since April 1, 2023 get free registration.
  • Room rebates of $50/night (3 night max) are available thanks to the Nellie Tholen Grant to help defray hotel costs. The application form will be in the registration packets at conference.


Check back for information about a group rate at a local hotel.

Advertise in the 2024 Conference Program

Conference registrants and advertisers benefit from a beautiful, printed program book available to all registrants. This full color program booklet, with a finished size of 8.5”x11”, includes schedules, artist bios, recital programs, annual honors, and more!

Advertising ordering will be available in 2024. If you would like to be notified when it is open, please email

2024 Conference Presenters/Artists Bios

OMTA is honored to welcome the following acclaimed artists to our 2024 conference.


bio coming soon


bio coming soon


Check back soon for additional presenters!


See you in Portland!