For all members, you will be helping to bring internationally known performers to our area and you will help encourage local players.

For players, learning to play the guitar can be a solitary experience. By joining the society, you will meet people with a similar interest, and you will have the opportunity to form duos, trios, and ensembles. You will have the opportunity to play before other members and to play at sponsored performances.

Other benefits include:
Discounts on tickets at selected society-sponsored concerts
Priority in performing at society-sponsored events
An optional email account at
Members at the Friends and higher categories have the option of being listed in concert programs.

We offer the following categories of memberships:
Regular – $25
Student/Unemployed/Retired – $15
Family – $40
Friend – $50
Supporter – $100
Patron – $200 and above

Memberships run from January through December.

You may pay securely via PayPal below, or print this form and mail it with a personal check made out to “HICGS” to the address on the form.

We are a 501(c)(3) tax-exempt corporation. Dues and additional contributions are tax-deducible.

Important! You will receive via email two invitations to join mailing lists. One is to join our members mailing list and the other is to join our news mailing list. You MUST confirm both by clicking on the link in the invitations in order to be on the lists. The members mailing list goes only to members and and the news mailing list goes to everyone interested in the society. We will never pass your contact information to a third party without your permission.