August 1, 2021

AFM Conferences

International Conference of Symphony and Opera Musicians (ICSOM)
Recording Musicians Association (RMA)
Regional Orchestras Players' Association (ROPA)
Theater Musicians Association (TMA)

Associated Organizations

Grand Rapids Symphony
Lansing Symphony
St. Cecilia Music Society
Recording Industries Music Performance Trust Funds (MPTF)
Soundexchange - performance rights organization that collects & distributes royalties
American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers (ASCAP)

Entertainment News

Billboard Online
Blues Revue Magazine
Broadcast Music, Inc. (BMI)
Electronic Musician
National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences (NARAS)
Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA)
Rock and Roll Hall of Fame

Government Agencies

Department of Labor (DOL)

Labor Associations

American Guild of Musical Artists (AGMA)
International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees (IATSE)
Songwriters Guild of America

Musicians Health


Center for Black Music Research
Center for the Promotion of Contemporary Composers
Festival Finder
HotSheet Web Reference Guide
Indiana University Library--Music Resources
Library of Congress
Music Books Plus - 10% discount for AFM Members (type "AFM Member" in comment section of online order form)
Music Web Hunter
Musician's Atlas 2000
Pollstar Magazine

G.R. Area Businesses

J. W. Pepper Music Co.  @ 4500 Broadmoor (616)698-7000
** Music & Sheet Music Central
Marshall Music @ 4555 Wilson Ave, Suite 1, Grandville, MI 49418 (616)530-7700
**Music Equipment Sales & Repair - 10% discount for L56 members on everything except instruments and repairs.
River City Recording Studios
** Recording Studio
Audio Bay Studios
** Recording Studio

Member Recommended Sites

Musical Instrument Makers Forum
** World's Largest Instrument Building & Repairing Website
Merus Media
** Duplicating, Live & Onsite Recordings
Sound Post Recording Studios

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