Welcome to the official website of MNSOTA, the Minnesota chapter of the American String Teachers Association (ASTA).  We are an enthusiastic group of orchestra and string instrument teachers and performers.  We offer a wide range of activities for students and teachers of all levels and experience.  Read below for upcoming events and announcements, or visit the links on the left for additional information. 

Congratulations Award Winners!

Please join us at the Fall Clinic and Luncheon to congratulate our 2016 MNSOTA Award winners:

Yuko Heberlein -- Master Teacher: studio
Michael Halstenson -- Master Teacher: school orchestra
Northfield School District -- Meritorious Orchestra Program
Kristine Wiese -- Community Service

Recent Announcements

  • Fall Clinic and Luncheon Thursday, October 20, 2016 at Capitol Hill Magnet School Clinic Schedule: 8:15 a.m. - Registration, 8:45 a.m. - What are they listening for? — Ray Shows, 10:30 a ...
    Posted Oct 15, 2016, 2:41 PM by Michael Watson
  • Mary West Solo Competition November 6, 1:00-6:00 p.m. — Competition at Augsburg College - map.More details: Mary West Solo Competition
    Posted Oct 15, 2016, 2:40 PM by Michael Watson
  • Fall String Camp Takes place at YMCA Camp St. Croix in Hudson, WI from October 28-30, 2016.  Student Registration Deadline was Tuesday, October 11th, 2016 and Teacher Registration Deadline was Friday, October ...
    Posted Oct 15, 2016, 2:42 PM by Michael Watson
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