New Members - Initiation Fees waived
if you join before Dec. 31, 2019
AFM Initiation Fees always waived for former AFM members
AFM & Local Initiation Fees always waived for former Local 56 members
Members: The next Local 56 Membership Meeting is Monday, Nov. 11, 6:00 PM.
The Local 56 Bylaws have been updated and are available from the Members Only page.
Mailing Address

918 Benjamin Ave NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49503
Office Hours: Mon - Fri  / 2 PM to 5 PM


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We are a Union OF Professional Musicians, run BY Professional Musicians FOR Professional Musicians - Local 56 of the American Federation of Musicians of the United States & Canada, which collectively represents 80,000 professional musicians. Our members live in West, Central and Northern Michigan. 
Visit the AFM's official website.
See the video by the Grand Rapids Symphony Musicians Association.

L56 Musicians Perform at GR Festival of the Arts

Also Visit Us at:

Grand Rapids Fed of Musicians
918 Benjamin Ave NE
Grand Rapids, MI 49503
(616) 451-4374
FAX (616) 451-2403