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
GIG Magazine
National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences (NARAS)
National Association of Negro Musicians (NANM)
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
Musicians and Injuries


Center for Black Music Research
Center for the Promotion of Contemporary Composers
Classical Search
Festival Finder
HotSheet Web Reference Guide
Indiana University Library--Music Resources
Instrument Recovery Service
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

Malecki Music @ 4500 Broadmoor (616)698-7000
** Music & Sheet Music Central
Marshall Music @ 545 28th St SW (616)530-7700
**Music Equipment Sales & Repair
River City Recording Studios
** Recording Studio
Dynamite Sound Project
** Recording Studio
Audio Bay Studios
** Recording Studio

Member Recommended Sites

OgreOgress Productions
** Local Recording Label
Musical Instrument Makers Forum
** World's Largest Instrument Building & Repairing Website
Merus Media
** Duplicating, Live & Onsite Recordings
Sound Post Recording Studios @ 6806 Old 28th., SE (616) 940-8686