Why Join?

Why join the Bay Area Chapter of the American Harp Society?

Community: Join a community of people who love to play the harp, some professionally, others for recreation and enrichment.

  • Meet visiting harpists at concerts, master classes and receptions
  • Stay informed of concerts and activities by bay area harpists
  • Connect with local harpists
  • Find friends for playing ensemble works and networking
  • Get involved with local events of interest to harpists

Visibility: With community comes visibility. Performing harpists create demand and new opportunities for our beautiful instrument at special occasions and within daily life.

Support: As a member, your dues, talents and efforts contribute to the overall vitality of the harp community. Dues help to:

  • Fund Continuing Education, Student Competitions and local events making it affordable for members and families to attend
  • Host world class harpists of all styles from around the world for concerts, master classes and workshops

Continuing Education: Concerts, master classes and informal salons provide opportunities to learn from other professional harpists.

Competition: Our bi-annual regional competition offers students and teachers an opportunity to organize and achieve yearly goals.

Additional benefits:

  • Regional harp news
  • Bay Area Classifieds: Harps for sale and rent, services and accessories
  • Reduced rates on harp-related events, also extended to your family
  • National Conferences and Competitions, as well as access to low-cost insurance for your harp and other musical instruments through your concurrent membership with the national AHS (www.harpsociety.org)
  • Bay Area Chapter of the American Harp Society is a 501(c)3 corporation and, as such, both membership dues and all donations are tax-deductible, to the full extent allowed by law.

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