General Membership & Dues

General Membership & Dues

Section 1 – The membership of this organization is comprised of voluntary auditioned musicians, of which each member is required to re-audition bi-annually. Membership is not exclusive and can be revoked by Nashville Praise Symphony Music Director upon approval of the Nashville Praise Symphony Executive Board if deemed necessary.

Section 2 – Members will pay annual dues of $20.00 per member to help cover the costs of meals, recording, and advertising materials. Membership requirements responsibilities consist of:

Musician Member:

  1. Must be a professing Christian and member of a Bible-believing church
  2. Must be participating in church music ministry
  3. Must be at least age 16 or older
  4. Must have completed both an application form and audition prior to membership
  5. Must exhibit qualities of a teachable Christ-like attitude in rehearsal & performance
  6. Must strive for consistent excellence on his/her musical instrument(s)
  7. Must provide or arrange for instruments needed for each season
  8. Must re-audition every two (2) years to retain membership in symphony with the understanding that seating within sections may change
  9. No regular member is to receive monetary compensation for participation in the symphony; all participation in the orchestra is voluntary
  10. Should commit to all Nashville Praise Symphony events in order to retain membership/chair within the symphony