Cost – £85 per year


Professional Development
  • Discounts at events organised by ESTA
  • Arco, our highly regarded quarterly journal, which includes reviews of new repertoire
  • Jesta, our magazine for young players
  • Reference videos, books and reports including the Paul Rolland films available on loan
  • Repertoire database for finding and suggesting repertoire suitable for students at all levels and searchable by musical and instrumental technique
Insurance and Legal Cover
Available to Full Members resident in the UK, Channel Islands, Isle of Man and the Republic of Ireland
  • Public Liability
  • Employers Liability Insurance (excluding residents of the Republic of Ireland)
  • 24-hour Legal helpline
  • 24-hour Tax helpline
  • Legal cover including legal defence costs in cases of Allegations of Abuse
  • DBS check
  • Unlimited copies of Jesta magazine for your students
  • 24/7 access to the Members’ Area of the ESTA website
  • Access to online register of ESTA UK members
  • A customisable online profile page you can use to promote your teaching, playing or publishing
Financial benefits
  • Nannie Jamieson Nutshell Fund for assistance with short courses relating to teaching string instruments
  • Joan Dickson Chamber Music Fundfor help in introducing young players to chamber music
  • For detailed information about our Bursary Funds please click here
  • 10% discount on Instrument Insurance policies from Allianz (just quote your membership number)