Why join or renew your membership with American String Teachers Association?

You will receive

  • A subscription for American String Teacher quarterly journal for string education

  • Member pricing for National Conference and NHASTA activities

  • Access to members-only resources on ASTA website

  • Access to instrument insurance and other insurance programs - Access to Certificate Advancement Program (ASTA-CAP), a program of non-non-competitive student examinations

  • Ability for your orchestra to participate in the National Orchestra Festival - Professional development opportunities

  • String specific job listings

  • Mentorship program

  • Access to state connections through your local chapter (NHASTA for New Hampshire )

Local NHASTA benefits

In addition, New Hampshire ASTA provides:

  • Non-competitive student festivals: Stringfest for elementary and middle school students and Fall Festival for high school students

  • Teaching Resources & Sheet Music Library

  • Scholarship for a graduating senior who will pursue a music major with a string focus - Grant to cover a member’s early bird registration fee for the national ASTA Conference.