"Enriching lives through universal access to
fine string playing and teaching."

What's New

  • 2017 summer camp programs are now available! Click here for more information. 
  • 2018 National Orchestra Festival information is now available! Deadline to apply is April 15, 2017

2017 National Conference - March 1-4, 2017 in Pittsburgh, PA

  • See who's attending
  • Earn college credit from Shenandoah University. More information here
  • New this year! Visit College Row in the exhibit hall 


  • ASTACAP- ASTA's certificate advancement program! Discover this program of noncompetitive examinations to assess your students. Click here for more information! 
  • Check out the ASTA Calendar -- Complete with deadlines and State Chapter activities!
  • Need someone to guide you through the first few years of teaching? Check out ASTA's Mentoring Program.