• Members of the VdGS/GNY receive and are listed the Society's annual membership list, an essential tool for New York area viol players to make contacts and stay in touch.
• Members vote to elect the VdGS/GNY Board of Directors.
• Members have access to the VdGS/GNY collection of rental instruments including both viols for new students and a small number of fine instruments reserved for the use of artist performers.
• Members of the VdGS/GNY receive notice of VdGS/GNY activities and the opportunity to participate in them. Each year the VdGS/GNY sponsors: a Fall Play Day, open for members at all levels of ability to play consort music; an all-day workshop in the spring featuring outstanding guest faculty; a Soirée and a Matinée, two opportunities for VdGS/GNY members to perform for one another and to hear one another; several mini-workshops and masterclasses.
• Members are eligible for scholarships to help defray the expenses of workshops.
How to Become a Member
To become a member, please send the following information to our treasurer by email:firstname.lastname@example.org
Or by post to:
99 Bank Street #2R
New York, NY 10014.
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Pay membership dues of $20 (or $15 for students, $30 for households). Dues may be paid here on line by clicking on the 'Add to Cart' button below, or by check made out to VdGS/GNY and mailed to:
The Viola da Gamba Society of Greater New York
99 Bank Street, #2R
New York New York 10014
Our membership year runs from September 1 through August 31.