Anyone with an interest in ensemble music making, whether professional, amateur, school or community-based. You do not have to be an ensemble director to join ABODA. Students with an interest in improving their level and understanding of music making are encouraged to join.


  • 12-month subscription to The Instrumentalist Magazine
  • ABODA members official pin
  • Discount card to Musicworks NZ
  • Discount to ABODA clinics and events including WeBO
  • Receive priority information about National Conferences, clinics, and conducting schools.
  • Meet and work with internationally renowned conductors and clinicians.
  • Access national network of collegiate support,
  • Latest information on professional issues through ABODA publications,
  • Opportunities for personal development through involvement in ABODA working parties & committees

2017 Membership prices

  • $75 – 12-month Individual Member
  • $40 – 12-month Concession Member
  • $150 – 12-month Organisation member*

Payment Options.

Direct Deposit/ Internet Banking :  Click Here

Credit Card Payment (there is a 50c charge on credit card payments)

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*Organisation Membership

(perfect for schools music departments or community ensemble organisations)


  • One 12 month subscription to The Instrumentalist Magazine for your organisation
  • One discount card for the organisation to Musicworks NZ for your organisation
  • Discount for your organisation to ABODA clinics and WeBO
  • Priority information about all ABODA events
  • Access for your organisation to ABODA support and mentoring
  • Listing of any of your events or concerts on the ABODA National Calendar