The Percussive Arts Society(PAS®) is a not-for-profit service organization. Its purpose is educational, promoting drums and percussion through a viable network of performers, teachers, students, enthusiasts and sustaining members.

NAMM - International Music Products Association - represents the music products industry through trade shows, seminars, and lobbying.

American Federation of Musicians (AFM) - Union representing the professional interests of musicians in the United States and Canada.

ASCAP - the American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers, a membership association of over 110,000 composers, songwriters, lyricists and music publishers. ASCAP's function is to protect the rights of its members by licensing and paying royalties for the public performances of their copyrighted works.

This is a photo