Welcome from the Governor

Regional Governor Ruth Ellis welcomes you to NATS Cal-Western Region

Mission Statement

The mission of the NATS Cal-Western Region:

To cultivate ongoing professional development in classical, music theater and 

contemporary vocal genres, provide growth opportunities for our students, 

create a collaborative culture of service for students and teachers alike, foster a spirit of mentoring new teachers, 

and encourage the use of our art to unite and heal the communities in which we live.   


Happy 75th Birthday NATS!!

If you can give a NATS a birthday gift, 

click on the link below: 


NATS Cal-Western Region Map


Why Join NATS?

By joining the National Association of Teachers of Singing, you become part of the largest organization of teachers of singing in the world, with 7,000+ members in more than 35 countries. Whether working in independent studios, community schools, elementary and secondary schools, or higher education, NATS members represent the diversity of today’s music landscape, teaching in all vocal styles.