OhioMTA Certificate Program

The Royal Conservatory Certificate Program is endorsed by OhioMTA as its state student certificate program. Check the Teacher Portal for the most up to date information regarding assessment registration and deadlines.

Royal Conservatory Certificate Program  takes  students on a journey from the very beginning levels to professional  certificates of achievement by organizing repertoire and skills in  gently advancing levels to guarantee successful growth and development.  Appropriate for students of ALL ages, the Royal Conservatory Certificate  Program focuses on building instrumental and musicianship skills by  integrating diverse repertoire, technique, aural training, sight reading  and theory to “Inspire the desire to aspire.” Join scores of your  OhioMTA colleagues and hundreds of their students in the Royal  Conservatory Certificate Program!

Royal Conservatory Certificate Program is distinguished by:     

  1. Complete and comprehensive nature of its curricula
  2. Professional assessments of progress conducted by trained and certified adjudicators
  3. Specialist adjudicators for piano, strings, winds, voice and more. Click for a complete list
  4. Growth toward advanced repertoire for pianists with origins designed around mainstream and popular method series.
  5. Flexibility to welcome choice repertoire at all levels.

Getting started:

For help getting started, please contact  Sheila Vail, the OhioMTA State Certificate Program Chair.  Click  HERE to  learn more!


Ohio State Medal of Excellence

The Ohio Music Teachers Association will award the State Medal of  Excellence to all Royal Conservatory Certificate Program candidates who  earn “First Class Honors with Distinction” (a score of 90 or higher) on  their Performance Assessment.

Candidates  or the candidate’s teacher must forward  a copy of the PDF via email  or send a copy via USPS of the Performance Assessment mark sheet to the  OhioMTA Certificate Program Chair:

Sheila Vail

Indian Springs Academy of Music

9690 Cincinnati-Columbus Road (U.S. rte. 42)

Cincinnati, Ohio 45241

E-mail: Sheila.Vail@rcmusic.ca

Phone: 866-716-2223  x872

Medals  will be sent directly to the recipients in March and October each year.  Submission deadlines are February 15 and September 15. Medals will be  awarded to students of OhioMTA members.

Medal Winners, September 2019