Why Become a Member of AOSA?

Join AOSA to form associations with other talented arts educators who continue to seek professional renewal and growth in the same atmosphere of playful spontaneity and musical discovery that your students will experience in the Orff Schulwerk classroom. Benefits of membership include:

  • Exclusive Web Access to Teaching Resources: lesson ideas · videos · tech tips · and more!
  • Professional Development: national conference – members save hundreds on registration · digital mentorship program · on-line professional learning community
  • Grants/Scholarships: professional development · classroom instruments · research · creative projects
  • Networking: national conference sessions and events · AOSA’s social media presence
  • Professional Publications: AOSA Journal, The Orff Echo · publishing opportunities: articles, research, book reviews

Join or renew today to take advantage of the rates listed below!

You can now join or renew any time and enjoy member benefits for one year.

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You may also print out a Membership Form and mail to the address printed on the bottom of the form.

Membership Categories

To accommodate the needs of our diverse community, AOSA offers the following membership options:

Category Dues as of July 1, 2012
Regular Membership $85.00
Three-Year Regular Membership $215.00
Student Membership* $25.00
Online Student Membership** FREE
Retired Membership*** $56.00
Music Industry Member $120.00

* Available to full-time undergraduate and graduate students; copy of student ID and proof of full-time status required. (Note: On-line enrollment for Student Membership may not be processed via a mobile device at this time.)
** No subscription to The Orff Echo; available to full-time undergraduate and graduate students; copy of student ID and proof of full-time status required. (Note: Enrollment for On-line Student Membership may not be processed via a mobile device at this time.)
*** Available to those at least age 55 and retired

For all memberships outside of the U.S., an additional $30.00 shipping surcharge will be added for each year purchased to cover international postage charges.

Institutional Subscriptions

Libraries and Institution may purchase subscriptions of The Orff Echo at the following rates.

Type of Subscription Rate
One Copy Subscription $50.00
Two Copy Subscription $80.00
Three Copy Subscription $100.00