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Five orchestra musicians recognized with Ford Musician Awards from League of American Orchestras

Five orchestra musicians will receive Ford Musician Awards for Excellence in Community Service from the League of American Orchestras at the Opening Session of the League’s online National Conference...

June 3, 2021

Register now for League’s National Conference, before rates rise on Friday, May 28

Over one thousand orchestra professionals have already registered for this year’s League of American Orchestras’ Conference, Embracing a Changed World. Join them online for two full weeks of new...

May 26, 2021

League announces recipients of 2021 Catalyst Fund grants advancing equity, diversity, and inclusion at orchestras

The League of American Orchestras has awarded grants to 25 U.S. orchestras to strengthen their understanding of equity, diversity, and inclusion (EDI) and help transform organizational culture. Ranging from...

May 20, 2021

Free League webinar, “Climate Emergency: Artistic Responses and a Call to Engagement”

Climate change is one of the greatest challenges confronting modern society. How are artists and orchestras responding? How can orchestras connect the dots between classical music and the effects...

April 20, 2021

League announces dates, programming for 2021 National Conference

“Five days of the League of American Orchestra’s annual conference—to be held June 7-17 and, for the second consecutive year, online—will each be devoted to specific topics that fall...

April 14, 2021

Shuttered Venue Operators Grants portal on hold as SBA resolves technical problems

The Small Business Administration (SBA) is continuing to revise guidance for the application process to the Shuttered Venue Operators Grant program, which opened on Thursday, April 8, and then...

April 9, 2021

Free League webinar: Orchestrating a Better Future with New Audition and Tenure Guidelines from NAAS

On Thursday, April 8, the Orchestrating a Better Future with New Audition and Tenure Guidelines from NAAS webinar will present new guidelines from the National Alliance for Audition Support...

April 6, 2021

League releases findings from COVID-19 Impact Survey

The League of American Orchestras has announced key findings from its most recent COVID-19 Impact Survey. Approximately 200 orchestras across all budget groups participated in the League’s third COVID-19...

March 24, 2021

Free League webinar: “Musicians’ Voices: Adversity and Innovation in the Time of COVID”

On Wednesday, March 24, the League of American Orchestras and Classical Movements will co-present “Musicians’ Voices: Adversity and Innovation in the Time of COVID,” a webinar in which five...

March 19, 2021

League issues statement condemning violence against Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders

On March 19, the League of American Orchestras issued the following Statement on Violence and Discrimination Against Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders: The League of American Orchestras stands in...

March 19, 2021