I have never seen a grant in the cultural sector that is so far-ranging and community-wide. Daniel Hart, executive director of the Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra, one of two Buffalo organizations that will receive $500,000 annually. Read more here.

Looking back and ahead as the San Francisco Opera prepares to turn 100. Read more here.

Congratulations to the ICSOM orchestras who were nominated for a 2022 Grammy award! Click here for the complete list of nominees.

Houston musicians protest alongside San Antonio Symphony musicians over SAS contract dispute. Read more here.

The Phoenix Symphony is eager to serenade concertgoers after their pandemic silence. Read more here.

ICSOM has issued a Call to Action to support the Musicians of the San Antonio Symphony who are on strike as of September 27, 2021. Click here for more information.

Click here to read Kevin Case’s Immunizing our Orchestras: Vaccine Mandates and the Law.

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COVID-19 ICSOM Orchestra CBA Status Survey results are available with login here.

Bruce Ridge authors book on ICSOM. Read more here.

Pension Fund Information:
Register on the AFM-EPF website "Participant Portal" to access your Pension Fund information. For assistance call the Fund Office at 1-800-833-8065, x1295. Visit website.

The ICSOM Directory is now searchable online. Current and Emeritus members must sign in to access this service, which can be found under the REFERENCE tab, or click here.