Current News

  • The Hawai’i Symphony Orchestra has announced that Dane Lam will be their new Music Director, beginning with the 2023-24 season. Read more here.

  • The Philadelphia Orchestra's free digital video series Our City, Your Orchestra returned this month, providing an opportunity for the musicians to go into the community and introduce viewers to positive happenings in their region. Read more here.

  • The Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra has agreed to extend Music Director Robert Spano’s contract through their 2027-28 season. Read more here.

  • The 2023 nominees for GRAMMY awards in classical music have been announced. Read more here.

Of Continuing Interest

  • ICSOM is pleased to publish a video with highlights from the opening day of our 60th annual conference, held in Grand Rapids MI. Click here to view.

  • ICSOM's monthly video series Musician Profiles: Celebrating Racial Diversity features one-on-one interviews with our ICSOM Musicians of Color, their experiences, and how they view the need for racial diversity within our orchestras. 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.

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