Current
news

Baltimore Symphony Orchestra raises $7.25M in one month as symphony plots turnaround. Were it not for the BSO Musicians organizing and pushing public engagement with their orchestra to historically high levels, this could have never happened. Read more here.

Music Director Gustavo Dudamel extends his contract with the Los Angeles Philharmonic. Read more here.

Washington National Opera’s American Opera Initiative 2020 is an essential take on opera in America. Read more here.

New Jersey Symphony Orchestra offers annual Winter Festival. Read more here.

The Jacksonville Symphony announces their selection of new President and CEO. Read more here.

Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra extends Music Director Louis Langrée's contract. Read more here.

The 2020 Classical Music Grammy nominees breathe new life into the genre. Read more here.

Grant Park Music Festival’s 2020 season has been announced. Read more here.

New York Philharmonic

Of continuing
interest

ICSOM has launched a campaign to save the pensions of AFM members and those of millions of other Americans in multi-employer pension plans. Read more here.

Bruce Ridge authors book on ICSOM. Read more here.

COMPOSED: A documentary about performance anxiety and orchestra musicians. Read more here.

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.

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.