Archives: August 2017

08/16/17 WALT DISNEY WORLD SEEKS MALE AND FEMALE MARIACHI MUSICIANS

FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 1, 2017 – ORLANDO SUBMISSIONS DUE

Disney Parks Live Entertainment is accepting submissions for Male and Female performers for a 5‐piece Mariachi band to activate an exciting new limited time offering running from November 22 to January 6 at the Mexico Pavilion at Epcot® during Holidays Around the World.

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08/01/17 Official Business

Elections

Please note that nominations are now open for elections for the 2018-20 term of office. For more information, please go to http://www.afm655.org/elections/ .

08/01/17 Last Month at the Local

Last month the AFM started its new leadership training program for Local officers.

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08/01/17 Member Profiles

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08/01/17 Membership Benefits

Special Payments Fund checks are in the mail! Distributions are made in August of each year, so be on the lookout for your check if you are a recording musician. For more information, please visit the Fund's website at:  http://www.sound-recording.org/ Last year, the Fund distributed $3.2 million to musicians.

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08/01/17 That Union Thing

After demands for "outrageous rollbacks" during their negotiations with the motion picture and television industry, SAG-AFTRA is asking its members for strike authorization.

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08/01/17 Local and Industry News

Live entertainment company AEG is building an entertainment district on four acres of the former LifeWay Christian Resources campus at Nashville Yards in Nashville.

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08/01/17 Membership Roster Changes

New, Reinstated, Resigned, and Suspended members for July 2017:

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