Regional Governor Ruth Ellis welcomes you to 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.
NATS strives to be a welcoming and supportive community of members and students who celebrate the unique identities, varied backgrounds, and experiences of all individuals. We are dedicated to ensuring that all voices are valued and heard in an inclusive environment with equitable treatment for all.
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.