Welcome to the MA-ASTA webpage!
MA-ASTA is the Massachusetts Chapter of the American String Teacher's Association. It is a membership organization for string and orchestra teachers and players, helping them to develop and refine their careers. ASTA's members range from budding student teachers to artist-status performers. ASTA's mission is to enrich lives through the joy of teaching and playing string instruments. Our chapter strives to foster a dynamic and interactive community of string educators in Massachusetts.
The organization provides a vast array of services, including instrument insurance, an award-winning scholarly journal, discounts on publications and resources, annual professional development opportunities, and access to collegial network of colleagues throughout the string profession.
Information for the ASTA Masters Solo and Chamber Music Competition is out!! Check it out!
Please click HERE to view the latest news from our President,