North Central NATS
Minnesota North Dakota South Dakota Wisconsin
Association of Teachers
of Singing, Inc. (NATS)
was founded in 1944 and is now the largest association of teachers of singing in the world -- over 7000 members in the United States, Canada and over 30 countries. (Read more about the history of NATS) Our membership consists of teachers of singing who hold positions at colleges and universities, maintain private studios as Independent Teachers, collaborative pianists, and voice scientists. Fourteen regions are organized in the United States and Canada, and the North Central Region has chapters in five states/provinces: Minnesota, North Dakota, South Dakota, Wisconsin, Manitoba, and Saskatchewan. For chapter officers and links to chapter websites, click on the "North Central Region Officers" tab above.
A Message from your Regional Governor...
Warm greetings to you from Wisconsin! As your Regional Governor, I'd like to welcome you to our North Central website, and encourage you
to visit it and the National Website often. There you'll find links to important information about upcoming auditions, workshops and national conferences, membership instructions for new and renewing members, education advancement through sites such as Vocapedia, and the complete archives of the Journal of Singing, the latest job postings and more.
I invite you to get in touch anytime you have a question or concern. My contact information can be found in the North Central Regional Officers tab above. All the best in your musical endeavors!
Coming up - mark your calendars!
June 27-29, 2019
NATS Summer Workshop
St. Olaf College, Northfield, MN
NSA Semi- and Final Rounds
will be held in conjunction with the workshop.
Saturday, October 5, 2019
NC Regional NATSAA
Concordia University - St. Paul, MN
June 25-30, 2020
NATS National Conference
75th Anniversary celebration