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2018 - 2020 ASTA/NJ Board

President: Arvin Gopal

President Elect: Elizabeth Guerriero

Past President: Sarah Mederos

Treasurer: Naomi Youngstein

Secretary: Cooper Ford

Editor/Newsletter: Robert Anderson

Webmaster: Mimi Butler

Membership: Angel Liu

Chamber Music: Peg Roberts

Historian: Betsy Maliszewski

Nominations/Private Teacher List: Sheila Mendel

ASTACAP/Cadet Teachers: Leslie Webster

K-12/Collegiate: Brian Verdi

Alternative Styles: Joe Deninzon



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Welcome to the website of the American String Teachers Association, New Jersey Chapter (ASTA/NJ)! 



The objectives of ASTA/NJ are to: support and encourage the teaching of string instruments at all educational levels; to promote and improve orchestras at all educational levels, and; to establish the highest artistic and pedagogical standards.

If you are not yet a member of ASTA, please consider becoming a member today! 

Click here for membership details and an online application form


Thanks to all who attended our Fall General Membership Meeting! 

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