The Lithuanian Music Teachers Association is an organization which unites music teachers of pre-school institutions, comprehensive , music and art schools, and gymnasiums, music pedagogues from universities and colleges as well as scientists. The association was founded in 1936 in Kaunas at the Lithuanian Music Society. The restored conference of the association was held in Klaipeda on the May 8th, 1996.
The goals of the Association are:
In LMMA there are such sections functioning:
At present LMMA unites about 400 members. There are departments in Kaunas, Vilnius, Panevezys, Siauliai, Telsiai, Alytus. The president of LMMA – dr. Ruta Girdzijauskiene, professor of Music Pedagogics Department of Lithuanian Academy of Music and Theatre, Klaipėda Faculty. The vice-president of LMMA – dr. Sandra Rimkute-Jankuviene, professor of Music Pedagogics Department of Lithuanian Academy of Music and Theatre, Klaipėda Faculty.