Our Mission


Our Business and Mission:

We provide professional development, career building & support, and a community of peers for all teachers of stringed instruments.

Our Impact and Vision:

Enriching lives through universal access to fine string playing and teaching.

Our Core Values:
  • Community
  • Excellence
  • Teaching & Learning
  • Integrity
  • Passion
  • Diversity & Inclusion


Our Goals:
  • Develop and deliver high-value, timely solutions that support the string teacher and player’s evolving needs.
  • Foster community among string teachers and players.
  • Ensure the organizational future of ASTA for upcoming generations of string teachers and players with membership growth and financial health.