Orchestras and Youth Orchestras

Approximately 800 symphony, chamber, youth, and university orchestras are members of the League. Thousands of their musicians, conductors, managers, board members, volunteers, and staff also benefit from our programs and services.

If your orchestra would like to join the League, please contact Member Services at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 212 262 5161. Current members may renew online at my.americanorchestras.org.

For information about our Dues Structure, please click here.

As a member, your organization benefits from the League’s activities in a number of areas:

  • An ambitious research and information program that gives you critical data for making knowledgeable decisions.
  • Leadership and learning opportunities that help you and your colleagues meet the needs of your organization today.
  • Public policy and public relations work that amplifies your organization’s voice and helps to tell your story.
  • Publications and networking resources that connect you and others in your organization with peers and leaders in the field.

These benefits and the many others offered by the League are outlined in more detail in this brochure, Benefits of Belonging.