The South African Society of Music Teachers is the oldest professional music society in South Africa. Since its inception it has represented music educators at Universities, Colleges, Schools, Music centres, and in Private practice.

SASMT celebrated its 90th anniversary during 2009.

The Aims of the SASMT 

  • The unification of the music teaching profession.
  • Furtherance of the interests of the profession collectively and individually.
  • The maintaining of a high standard of professional competence and dignity.

The Mission of the SASMT
The functions and aims of the Society are to work for the good of music in any way concerning the music teaching profession in South Africa, or members of the public requiring music teachers or concerned in their activities.

The vision of the SASMT
Our vision is to bring Music Education and our rich and varied culture to as many people as possible throughout all areas of South Africa.