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Q4 General Membership Meeting

Posted January 03, 2017 in Recent News

Our Holiday General Membership Meeting December 20th was small but cheery, with holiday goodies for all! Jennifer Odell, our part-time Website Content Manager, was there to meet our members and help them with setting up their profiles. She will continue to do so as our members need her until we...

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MusicianFest: Joe Saulsbury and Robert Dabon, Dec. 22, 2016

Posted December 16, 2016 in Recent News

MUSICIANFEST, a series of concerts sponsored by the Music Performance Trust Fund (MPTF) and the National Council on Aging (NCOA), continues to entertain and delight New Orleans audiences at our senior centers. Union members JOSEPH SAULSBURY, JR. (saxophone) and ROBERT DABON (piano) will conclude this years’ series on Dec. 22...

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General Membership Meeting: Dec. 20

Posted December 16, 2016 in Recent News

As 2016 comes to a close, the union would like to remind members of our Fourth Quarter and Holiday General Membership Meeting, scheduled for Tuesday, Dec. 20th from 6:00-8:00PM at the New Orleans AFM office (2555 Ursulines Ave. at the corner of Ursulines Avenue and N. Dorgenois Street). In addition...

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National AFM President Ray Hair visits Local 174-496

Posted November 21, 2016 in Recent News

AFM Local 174-496 New Orleans was pleased to welcome National AFM President Ray Hair to our office on Nov. 16th. In a meeting with members of the executive board, President Hair addressed focal points for the union’s work in the upcoming year as well as progressive plans in our efforts...

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MusicianFest: Union Gigs

Posted November 19, 2016 in Recent News

The Music Performance Trust Fund (MPTF) has launched a collaborative effort with the National Council on Aging (NCOA) to create 500 music performances at senior centers across the United States. The MPTF will implement this entire program via a one-time grant from the Film Fund.

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JEN Conference returns to New Orleans

Posted November 18, 2016 in Recent News

The Jazz Education Network (JEN) is set to bring four days of jazz-focused panel discussions, live music, research presentations and clinics back to the Crescent City from Jan. 4 – 7, 2017 at the Hyatt Regency. The conference — which features performances by New Orleans Musicians Union members including Delfeayo...

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Jazz in June Gigs

Posted August 23, 2016 in Recent News

St. Bernard Parish Government is introducing a new music series called "Jazz in June" in Chalmette, LA. They are soliciting interested performers who would like to be considered for this new concert series.

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