Join IDRS/Renew Membership

The international Double Reed Society is a member-based organization made up of professional double reed players, amateurs, hobbyists, university/college instructors, music teachers, institutions, instrument manufacturers, double reed product retailers, reed makers, and enthusiasts.

As an IDRS member you will join a vibrant community of double reed enthusiasts from around the world. The community has over 3,000 members and continues to grow. Our annual conference brings together the largest gathering of oboists, English hornists, bassoonists, and contrabassoonists from around the globe while featuring world-class performances, master classes, and vendors of double reed instruments, merchandise, and music. Most importantly, members will be able to network with other members – a true community!

Please choose the membership category below that best fits you and start enjoying the benefits of IDRS. We are glad to have you in our community!


Our regular membership for individuals. Includes the printed quarterly journal, The Double Reed, mailed to your home.


A discounted rate for currently enrolled students. Includes digital PDF access to our quarterly publication, The Double Reed.


Business membership provides advertising and conference exhibiting benefits for your company in addition to regular member benefits.


Institutional members receive a subscription to printed editions of The Double Reed, but receive no other membership-related benefits.


This is an online only option for those who are already members of a qualifying Associate Organization (no printed publication).

Prefer to mail your join/renewal form? Download the PDF Form