Membership Rates

$70 per year (students $40)

Orchestras: $200– $3,400 
(based on budget size)
Leagues & Guilds: $165
Youth Organizations: $165
Colleges & Universities: $165
Business/Corporations: $350

Join Today!

There are several ways to join:

  1. Sign-up online
  2. Call (916) 484-6744
  3. Download PDF Form and mail to ACSO:


ACSO is your source, your advocate, and your partner.

For almost 50 years, ACSO has been the professional network of organizations and individuals linked together by their passion for classical music- a focused and dynamic cohort of emerging leaders, arts professionals, musicians, conductors, artist managers, donors, patrons and trustees.

Organizational Membership Benefits

Orchestras, festivals, chamber orchestras, presenters, choruses and non-profit dues determined by budget 

2016/17 Organization Benefits Include:

  • Organization listing and key designated staff in our online Membership Directory
  • Online and hardcopy access to the directory
  • Annual conference and cohort convenings, with 25-50% off conference rates 
  • Members only access to Articles and Resources and Career Center on ACSO website
  • Organizational Consulting connecting you with experts that can help your organization thrive
  • Ability to post job announcements for free on website (Organizations)
  • The News You Need: through our online and print newsletters
  • The Network You Want: exchange ideas and innovation online through our upcoming peer forums
  • Exhibit Table Space at Annual Conference (Businesses)
  • Listing on ACSO's website (Organizations and Businesses)
  • Access to professional staff who are here to serve you


Individual Membership Benefits


For those looking to take their career and involvement to the next level, ACSO offers you the opportunity to join as an Individual Member. You'll have a world of experience waiting to help you-with personalized mentoring opportunities, access to job postings throughout the west, and a network of people just like you who are passionate about the field. Become an Individual Member and support the one that supports us all.

Individual Membership:  $70/ Student  $40            

Donations above your $70 membership are applied to the ACSO Annual Fund.

Member Con Brio: $100-149
All of the above, plus:

  • Recognition in ACSO News
  • Donor Ribbon at Conference

Member Con Spiritu: $150-249
All of the above, plus:

  • Recognition in Directory of Members and Conference Program

Member Con Bravura: $250-499
All of the above, plus:

  • Invitation to a reception at Conference

Member Con Amore: $500-999
All of the above, plus:

  • Preferred seating at a Conference keynote luncheon
  • Recognition on ACSO website

Member Molto Bellissimo: $1,000 and above
All of the above, plus:

  • Table signage at Conference luncheon
  • Recognition at Conference Annual Meeting
  • Full-page tribute in Conference program