LINKS (including other Locals):

Utah Symphony Musicians– 

Utah Symphony and Opera –

Ballet West –

JamWest – Non-profit organization aiding and promoting jazz musicians.
IAMA Intermountain Acoustic Music Association, Salt Lake City, Utah.

The Utah Arts Festival – one of Utah’s largest music festivals – applications are online at

College Scholarships  – This page has an extensive listing of both national and college specific music scholarships.

Music Performance Funds

Union Plus at:


AFM Local 104 Member Businesses

 Merrill G. Smith – Piano Tuning and Sevicing – Lessons/Dances/Parties/Receptions/Weddings – 801-272-6554

NO STRINGS ATTACHED: (Roberta Zalkind, owner) Large inventory of string and brass products.

STATE FARM INSURANCE – Cy Schmidt Insurance Agency Inc. est 1987 – 2022 South 2100 East, Suite 202, Salt Lake City, Utah 84108-3136 – Phone 801-483-1150 Fax: 801-483-1152

Ken Breinholt, independent AFLAC agent and Local 104 musician. If you are interested in obtaining information about AFLAC insurance policies, access this link and leave information on how you can be contacted, or call 801-918-9275.

Expert Brass and Woodwind work – Repair, restoration and modification. Scot Devey – experienced technician 801-450-3897

Paul Fredrick – music site –

Instrument-specific links:

Flute: National Flute Association at:

Clarinet: International Clarinet Association at:

International Trumpet Guild –

International Trombone Association –

International Horn Society –

Tuba –

Violin: Violin Society of America

Viola: American Viola Association

Violincello: International Cello Association

International Stringbass Association –

Percussion: Percussive Arts Society –

Piano: Music Teachers’ National Association; National Federation of Music Clubs    

AFM Conferences and Associated Organizations

International Conference of Symphony and Opera Musicians (ICSOM)
Recording Industry Music Performance Trust Funds (MPTF) 

Music Library and Research Sites of Interest:

Library of Congress at:

Indiana University Library–Music Resources at:

Musicians’ Health

Musicians and Injuries
Entertainment Organizations/Labor Unions and Related Sites:

The Actor’s Fund at:

AFL-CIO Union Privilege Program
American Federation of Television and Radio Artists (AFTRA)
American Music Center at:

British Musicians’ Union at: 
Bureau of Labor Statistics
Department of Labor at:

Electronic Musician   
Festival Finder  
Graduate Employees Organization  
International Association of Theatrical Stage Employees (IATSE)  

Utah Jobs with Justice or email

Jazz Central at:

Jazz Education Associaton–jazzeducationassoc

National Labor Relations Board

National Music Council
Rock and Roll Hall of Fame at:
Unions Online 

AFM Locals–United States

Baltimore, MD, AFM Local 40-543
Chicago, IL, AFM Local 10 
Dallas-Fort Worth, TX, AFM Local 72-147  
Denver, CO, AFM Local 20-623 
Indianapolis, IN, Local 3   
Los Angeles, CA, AFM Local 47
Minneapolis/St. Paul, MN, AFM (Twin Cities) Local 30-73 
Omaha, NB, AFM Local 70-558    
San Francisco, CA, AFM Local 6 
San Jose, CA, AFM Local 153

Traveling Musicians’ Local : Nongeographic AFM Local 1000 at:
Brockville, ON, AFM Local 384  

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