SCSBOA Membership – Join Today!

SCSBOA Membership – Join Today! 2017-10-18T10:52:13+00:00
Membership is valid through June 30, 2018.
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Active

$120annually
  • Full Voting Rights
  • Can Hold Office

Honorary Life Member

$0annually
  • Full Voting Rights
  • Can Hold Office

Retired

$50annually
  • Full Voting Rights
  • Can Hold Office

Associate

$120annually
  • No Voting Rights
  • Cannot Hold Office

Retired Associate

$60annually
  • No Voting Rights
  • Cannot Hold Office

Student

$25annually
  • No Voting Rights
  • Cannot Hold Office

Active-Associate

$120annually
  • Full Voting Rights
  • Cannot Hold Office

Retired Active-Associate

$60annually
  • Full Voting Rights
  • Cannot Hold Office

Membership Classifications

Active Membership in the SCSBOA shall be open to instrumental music teachers, coordinators, or supervisors in the public and private schools; and instrumental music in the community colleges, colleges and universities of Southern California. These schools must be located in the counties of Imperial, Inyo, Kern, Los Angeles, Orange, Riverside, San Bernardino, San Luis Obispo, Santa Barbara and Ventura. Active members shall enjoy the full rights and privileges of SCSBOA membership.

Honorary Life Membership in the SCSBOA shall be conferred upon individuals selected by a two-thirds vote of the SCSBOA Board. Persons thus chosen shall be selected for significant contributions to instrumental music and the SCSBOA. Honorary Life Members shall enjoy full rights and privileges of Active Membership.

Retired Membership shall be open to those who have held Active Membership in the SCSBOA for 10 or more years, are 55 years of age or over and who are no longer teaching music. Retired members shall enjoy the full rights and privileges of membership. Dues of retired members shall be 50% of the dues of active members.

Active-Associate Members shall include:

  • Experts other than instrumental music teacher who render professional service to the SCSBOA in its activities.
  • Instrumental music teachers outside of eleven counties of Imperial, Inyo, Kern, Los Angeles, Orange, Riverside, San Bernardino, San Diego, San Luis Obispo, Santa Barbara and Ventura, who wish to participate in SCSBOA Activities.

Active-Associate Members shall enjoy the full rights and privileges of membership excluding the right to hold office.

Retired Active-Associate Membership shall include Active-Associate Members who have retired but do not qualify for Retired Membership classification as described above and those who have held Active-Associate Membership in the SCSBOA for 10 or more years, are 55 years of age or over and who are no longer working in their field of expertise. Retired Active-Associate Members shall enjoy the same rights as Active-Associate Members. Dues of retired Active-Associate Members shall be 60% of the dues of Active-Associate Members.

Associate Membership shall be open to any person, firm or organization interested in being identified with the SCSBOA. Associate members shall have limited membership privileges. They shall be excluded from the right to vote, to hold office, or to act in any official SCSBOA capacity without the approval of the Board.

Retired Associate Membership shall be open to those who have held Associate Membership in the SCSBOA for 10 or more years, are 55 years of age or over, and who are no longer working in their field of expertise. Retired Associate Members shall retain the same rights as Associate Members. Dues of Retired Associate Members, shall be 60% of the dues of Associate Members.

Student Membership in the SCSBOA shall be open to instrumental music students in grades eleven and twelve and in college. Student members shall have limited membership privileges. They shall be excluded from the right to vote, to hold office or to act in any official SCSBOA capacity without approval of the SCSBOA Board.