Join the Guild!

Free Membership for Young Organists (anyone under age 30)

AGO Year of the Young Organist
July 1, 2021–June 30, 2022

Investing in the Future

The AGO National Council is committed to membership recruitment, retention, and growth within our organization. During the Year of the Young Organist, July 1, 2021–June 30, 2022, any individual under the age of 30 can become a member or renew her/his membership for free as part of this program.

The Year of the Young Organist will provide opportunities for both personal and professional development. Programs will include master classes and webinars on a wide variety of topics including:

  • Organ Maintenance

  • Insurance

  • Retirement and Healthcare

  • Conducting

  • Video Recording

  • Vocal Pedagogy

Click here for more information and to register for your free membership!

Join Our Chapter!

The American Guild of Organists is comprised of more than 300 Chapters located across the United States and abroad. Chapter membership allows you to get to know and work with other organists in your local area. Chapters activities and benefits often include

  • Local substitute lists so you can earn extra income by filling in for other chapter members

  • Chapter newsletters with news of local events and personal updates

  • Chapter Directories

  • Local recitals and other events



Chapter & Independent Member Dues

Regular-TAO Print & Online - $105
Regular-TAO Online only - $97
Special-TAO Print & Online (65 and over  or disabled) - $80
Special-TAO Online only (65 and over or disabled) - $72
Young Organist-TAO Print & Online (under 30) - $50
Young Organist-TAO Online only (under 30) - $42

Other Member Dues

Dual Chapter Regular (paid to second chapter) - $41
Dual Chapter Special (paid to second chapter) - $33
Dual Chapter Young Organist (paid to second chapter) - $18
Chapter Friend (contact your chapter)
Lifetime Membership* - $3,000
*Contact AGO National Headquarters for payment options and additional information


TAO Subscription Rates                              Within the U.S.    Outside the U.S. 
TAO Printed Copy with Online Access              $70                             $90    
TAO Online Access Only                                      $62                             $62



If you are a current AGO member and have already paid your membership dues through AGO, you can add a dual membership with the RCCO by visiting the RCCO’s website.  When adding or renewing dual membership with the RCCO, please select ‘Dual AGO/RCCO’ as both your member type and your Centre affiliation.  The cost will be $90*.

If you are a current RCCO member, you can add a subscription to The American Organist (TAO) or a dual membership with AGO (which includes all national AGO benefits, including a subscription to TAO and access to the national job board) by visiting the RCCO’s website.  The cost of being a TAO Subscriber is $63* (TAO Print & Online) or $52* (TAO Online Only).  The cost of a dual membership with AGO is $85* (TAO Print & Online) or $75* (TAO Online Only).

*All prices in Canadian Dollars

Click here to begin your online registration

Click here to visit the Nation American Guild of Organists Website

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