MAS members enjoy a wide variety of benefits, including:
- Twenty-four meetings per year
- Knowledgeable face-to-face reviews at meetings
- Knowledgeable online reviews if you cannot regularly attend meetings
- Workshops on the craft of songwriting and related topics
- Videotaped showcases aired on public-access TV channels (SongCasters)
- Live, public-performance showcases throughout the year
- Co-writing opportunities
- Discounts with participating merchants
- Personal online profile
- Networking with fellow songwriters
- Membership E-Mail Distribution List: A private internal list of MAS members for receiving information from MAS and sending information to other members regarding your songwriting activities. You can subscribe to or unsubscribe from this list at any time.
- MAS Newsletter and Announcements List: This list is to provide members with the MAS monthly newsletter of upcoming events, reminders, and special announcements. You can subscribe to or unsubscribe from this list at any time.
- MAS members may send a note to email@example.com. This email will be forwarded to our social media director who will then post your gigs or other music news on Twitter and Facebook.
"MAS is dedicated to helping songwriters improve their craft! With workshops, pitch opportunities, and showcases they are constantly working on giving writers inspiration to create better songs. Even if you live outstate, it's a great way to stay connected with the MN songwriting community!"
– Steve Buttell
The vendors listed here offer various discounts to MAS members:
Mark Grim Piano Tuning & Repair
$10.00 discount off of the regular price of tuning for MAS members.
Noiseland Industries – 1000 free SoundTrax digital download cards with CD package order
1325 Winter Street NE
Minneapolis, Minnesota 55413
SongU.com Discounted Membership
Email firstname.lastname@example.org to acquire your MAS membership promotional code, which will give you your first 3 months of membership at the discounted rate of $50, with a recurring quarterly rate of $75. Additionally, SongU credits will be added for one complimentary Standard Song Evaluation (13 credits).