Category: Help Yourself

Essential programs and services from the League of American Orchestras, including seminars, Conference news, and League awards and grants. Plus: information on competitions, grants, and other opportunities from outside organizations. No log-in required. For more, visit About the Hub.

League webinar: EDI as an Imperative in Stakeholder Engagement and Fundraising

At a time when orchestras are developing innovative new ways to serve all constituents, it is critically important to apply better practices in equity, diversity, and inclusion (EDI) to...

December 15, 2020

Less than one month left in 2020 to donate to the League of American Orchestras

The League of American ​Orchestras gives heartfelt thanks to everyone who has donated to the League in 2020. The League shares your passion for orchestral music and believes that...

December 14, 2020

Global Ode to Joy project celebrates Beethoven’s 250th birthday online

To celebrate the 250th anniversary of the birth of Ludwig van Beethoven and raise awareness of classical music, the #GlobalOdetoJoy project is inviting orchestras in the U.S. and Canada...

December 10, 2020

Sponsored Webinar: “Successful Orchestra Fundraising in 2021”

On Wednesday, December 2, the League of American Orchestras will present Successful Orchestra Fundraising in 2021: Core Practices for the Current Environment, a sponsored webinar—free to League members—in which...

December 1, 2020

Register now for the League’s 2021 Midwinter Managers Meeting

Registration is open for the League of American Orchestras’ 2021 Midwinter Managers Meeting, to take place online Thursday and Friday, January 21-22, 2021. With inspiring speakers and presentations, the...

November 30, 2020

The Hub’s Thanksgiving hiatus

The Hub will take a break starting on Thanksgiving, and will return on Monday, November 30.

November 25, 2020

League​ webinar: “Shifting from Stage to Screen”

How and why are orchestras moving musical content to digital platforms and creating entirely new experiences for virtual audiences? Is this a short-term response to the pandemic or the...

November 18, 2020

“A World More Embracing”: essay by League President and CEO Simon Woods examines orchestras in the present moment and proposes new roads forward

“After more than 30 years working with orchestras, I was honored earlier this year to accept the position of president and CEO of the League of American Orchestras,” writes...

November 17, 2020

League launches Ford Musician Impact Fund, grant program for orchestra musicians to strengthen digital presence

The League of American Orchestras is launching the Ford Musician Impact Fund, which will distribute $25,000 to orchestra musicians to assist in making their virtual presence stronger. Generously supported...

November 16, 2020

Shop for a cause and support the League!

Now is the time to help support the League of American Orchestras by registering with AmazonSmile. Holiday shopping may look a little different this year. However, there is a...

November 16, 2020