Benefits of SCASTA Membership
American String Teacher Journal. A quarterly scholarly journal that provides information on the string profession.
A Comprehensive Web Site. Information on all of the programs run by the national ASTA office.
National High School Honors Orchestra. A performing group of 150 competitively selected high school musicians that meets biennially at the national ASTA conference, under the direction of a world renowned conductor.
National Conference. A yearly conference that provides professional development and career opportunities.
Advocacy and Outreach. ASTA has materials to assist members in starting and supporting string programs.
Newsletter. A newsletter with information relevant to South Carolina string teachers is published quarterly.
Cellobration! A yearly event that celebrates cello solo and ensemble playing.
Becoming a member. Applications for membership
in ASTA and SCASTA are handled through the national
office. Or, to save a step, you can download this
it, and send it off to the national office