A new three-year labor agreement is reached for the Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra musicians. Read more here.

The Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra moves into a restored movie palace. Read more here.

The Boston Symphony Orchestra kicks off its 2021-22 season. Read more here.

The San Antonio Symphony proposes cutting the size of its orchestra by almost half. Read more here.

Jaap van Zweden to step down as the New York Philharmonic’s Music Director. Read more here.

The Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra rehearsed together for the first time in 18 months. Read more here.

Important news for non-profit organizations! Those who already have received Shuttered Venue Operator Grant (SVOG) funding may qualify for an additional grant of up to 50% of the original grant amount. For FAQs, click here (scroll down to Q238). 

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

North Carolina Symphony

Bassist Bruce Ridge and community outreach

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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.

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.