Welcome to GSMTA!


Shreveport, Louisiana

Affiliated since 1962 with:

Louisiana Music Teachers Association
Music Teachers National Association

Our Mission

The object of this organization shall be to unite the teachers of music in Shreveport and vicinity, to protect their interests, to improve teaching methods, encourage participation in the MTNA and LMTA Certification programs, develop higher degrees of musical education and culture in the community, and broaden social relationships among the members.

MTNA Code of Ethics

Helen Curtis Gaw

This website is dedicated to the memory of Helen Curtis Gaw (1917-2014), who was the founder of the Greater Shreveport Music Teachers Association.