Member Types & Benefits

ACSO's membership is made up of a dynamic network of organizations, individuals, and businesses. Learn more about our membership type and benefits below:

Organizational Membership Benefits

Orchestras, festivals, chamber orchestras, presenters, choruses and non-profit dues determined primarily by budget size. Click the button below to see the membership tier structure.

Organizational Membership Benefits Include:

  • Inclusion in California Concerts Calendar, a monthly roundup of concert performances available to the public on the ACSO website
  • Listing in and access to the Member Directory
  • Free or discounted rates to all ACSO events and programs, including the Annual Conference
  • Access to the Consulting Services Grant Program - this program connects you with experts who can help strengthen your organization's capacity
  • Free job postings on the ACSO website's Career Center

Plus these General Benefits:

  • Members-only access to Articles, Tools, and Resources, including our archive of On-Demand Webinars
  • Networking opportunities through webinars, regional gatherings, peer forums, and other professional development trainings
  • Connection to the field with the bi-monthly eNEWS, Advocacy Alerts, and ACSO News Blog
  • Access to our professional staff who are here to serve you
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Individual and Student Membership Benefits

For individuals looking to advance their career, deepen their knowledge of orchestra management, or currently not affiliated with a singular orchestra. It is also for those who wish to make a deeper connection with the classical music field and to make their voice heard by advocating for and supporting its future. Individual membership is $80 per year and individual student membership is $50 per year.

Individual Membership Benefits Include:

  • Discount rates to Annual Conference
  • Access to our Member Directory
  • Members-only access to Articles, Tools, and Resources, including our archive of On-Demand Webinars
  • Networking opportunities through webinars, regional gatherings, peer forums, and other professional development trainings
  • Connection to the field with the bi-monthly eNEWS, Advocacy Alerts, and ACSO News Blog
  • Access to our professional staff who are here to serve you
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Business Membership Benefits

ACSO serves a wide and influential array of orchestra leaders. A business membership provides access to these leaders, along with many other benefits. Business membership dues are $350.

Business Membership Benefits Include:

  • Discounts for advertising opportunities in ACSO's communications, including website and eblasts
  • Online access to our resources and articles
  • Free job postings on the ACSO website's Career Center
  • Discounts on exhibition space at our Annual Conference
Join/Renew as a Business