Membership Levels

 Membership
Rates are effective May, 2015
 New
1 Year
1 Year
Renewal 
 2 Year
Renewal
 Electronic Membership* (online access only)   $45 $80
 USA Standard Membership $25 $50 $90 
 Canada Standard Membership $30 $60  $110 
 International Standard Membership $35 $70  $130 

Standard members receive a subscription to the quarterly American Recorder magazine; access to member profiles on the ARS website and to an online membership directory showing contact information for all ARS members; the opportunity to vote for ARS board members and bylaw changes; eligibility for low-cost instrument insurance; monthly online newsletters of current recorder news; information and discount opportunities for recorder workshops throughout the world; the opportunity to network with recorder players from all over the US and internationally, including professionals, students, amateurs, and educators.

*Electronic Membership available!
No hard copy of American Recorder magazine, Newsletter or Members' Library. The publications are available for download.

 
 Student Membership  $25 Electronic Membership one year*  
   $30 USA one year  
   $40 Canada one year  
   $50 International one year  
Student members receive the same benefits as standard members. To apply for this level, member must be a full-time student at a qualified institution. Attach proof to application.

 
 Lifetime Membership $1,000                                           
Life members receive the same benefits that standard members receive. Life members make a one-time payment, valid for the life of the member.

 
 Business Membership $125 Electronic Membership one year*  
  $150 Standard Membership one year  
Business memberships are available to for-profit organizations that cater to the recorder community. Business members receive the same benefits that standard members receive. They are linked to ARS website and are eligible for a 10% reduction on advertising. Also they are listed in a separate section in the annual roster of membership.

 
 Partner Membership  $65 Electronic Membership one year*  
   $70 Standard Membership one year  
Partner memberships are available to those non-profit organizations that cater to the recorder community. They receive the same benefits as standard members. They are linked to the ARS website and are listed in a separate section in the annual roster of membership. They may request up to 1,000 electronic labels annually with ARS member addresses (according to privacy settings) for event publicity.


*Electronic Membership
No hard copy of American Recorder magazine, Newsletter or Members' Library. The publications are available for download.

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Although not categorized as members, libraries can subscribe to the American Recorder magazine. They do not receive any other ARS mailings or benefits. Please contact your subscription agency to subscribe now, or contact ars.recorder@americanrecorder.org.