Individual Membership  


Membership rates are in effect July 1, 2016, through June 30, 2017. Dues are non-refundable.

Professional ($116 annually)

Join as a Professional

Open to all string teachers, performers, and supporters of the string community. Professional members receive all benefits, including the ability to vote and elect officers.

Senior ($85 annually)

Join as a Senior

Open to those members who are 62 or older. Senior members enjoy all of the benefits of Professional membership at a reduced rate.

Dual ($162 annually)

Open to all Professional couples residing at the same address. One membership fee covers both Professional memberships; however, only one copy of the American String Teacher journal is received per household.

Join as a Dual Member

Student ($57 annually)

Open to full-time undergraduate students only. Students receive all benefits except the ability to vote and elect officers. To qualify under this category, students MUST provide 1) date of birth, 2) anticipated graduation date, and 3) evidence of full-time enrollment (i.e., copy of current school ID card, copy of class schedule or tuition payment receipt, confirmation from registrar on school letterhead, birth certificate, etc.). If student joins ASTA online, he or she must submit proof of full-time status within 10 business days (via mail, fax, or email). Otherwise, it should accompany the mailed application form.

Join as a Student

Online Application Form
Join ASTA now via secure server with VISA, MasterCard, or American Express.

Standard Application Form
Mail your form, with check or credit card payment, to ASTA, 4155 Chain Bridge Road, Fairfax, VA 22030, or fax your form, with credit card payment, to ASTA Membership Department, 703-279-2114.