Avoid the rush and register online for SICA membership here!

You will receive a confirmation email from SICA and your membership card will be ready for pick up at the next SICA event. Once registering online, you must pay your fees either via Interac e-transfer to or in person to a SICA committee member at the next SICA event. The total amount owed will be listed in the confirmation email that you receive. Please check your spam folder if you do not see a confirmation email in your inbox.

Prospective members with financial difficulties or those who join SICA after the half-year mark may be eligible for a discounted membership fee.

Members are encouraged to contact the committee with questions or comments regarding fees by emailing

2017 Membership Fee Structure

Membership type  Proposed Fee for 2017 
Family  $160 
Couple  $125 
Single  $75 
Couple – Senior  $110 
Single – Senior  $60 
Students  $60 
Non members (per program)  $30 
Organizational membership  $250 

SICA Membership Notes

  • Memberships purchased in 2017 will be valid until March 1st 2018 
  • A family membership will cover 2 adults and 2 children 21 years of age or below. Additional dependent children may be added for $30 per dependent child 21 years of age or below.
  • Organizational membership package is available exclusively to teachers of Carnatic music and dance across North America. Similar to the family membership, the organizational membership package will cover 2 adults and 2 children below 18 years of age. Further, this membership will include: 
    • Attendance at all programs and performance opportunities for any 2 students of the teacher’s choosing at SICA talent programs 
    • An advertisement on the SICA website as well as select event brochures and promotional material
  • Non member fee is a standard entry fee that will be charged to each non-member for entry to a single SICA event 
  • Members with financial difficulties are encouraged to contact SICA to explore alternate fee arrangements

SICA Membership Benefits 

  • Entry to a minimum of two concerts by prominent Carnatic musicians 
  • Entry to and participation opportunities in a minimum two local talent programs 
  • Entry to select Bharatiya Sangeetha Sangham (BSS) Montreal programs for a discounted rate 
  • Group discount rates for SICA members for select non-SICA events 
  • Other benefits and opportunities to be outlined throughout 2017