Category Archives: Overture Online

December 2019 Overture Online: ‘Tis the Season… for Mentoring!

Inside This Issue:

 ‘Tis the Season… for Mentoring!

MusicWorks project connects youth with professional music mentors
 

#BandTogether Update

Musicians reach tentative deal with film and TV studios
 

Bill Green Mentorship Program

Applications now available for 2020

and more!

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Overture Online is optimized for reading via smartphone or tablet. For those without access to a smart device, issues may be viewed on a web browser here. Local 47 members may download archived pdf versions from the members section at afm47.org.

November 2019 Overture Online: Giving Thanks and Giving Back

Inside This Issue:

#BandTogether Update

Musicians continue fight for a fair film/TV contract

Support the Butch Lewis Act

Act now to help save our pension

We Are California

25 Years Beyond Prop 187 – LA County Fed event Nov. 9

and more!

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Overture Online is optimized for reading via smartphone or tablet. For those without access to a smart device, issues may be viewed on a web browser here. Local 47 members may download archived pdf versions from the members section at afm47.org.

October 2019 Overture Online: #BandTogether

Inside This Issue:

  • #BandTogether
    Musicians mobilize for a fair contract
  • Sweetwater: 50 Years After Woodstock
    The first band to play at Woodstock recalls the historic festival that defined a generation
  • Career Pathways Mentorship Program
    Musicians changing lives one student at a time

and more!

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Overture Online is optimized for reading via smartphone or tablet. For those without access to a smart device, issues may be viewed on a web browser here. Local 47 members may download archived pdf versions from the members section at afm47.org.

September 2019 Overture Online: Labor Day History

Inside This Issue:

    • Labor Day – Celebrating the People Who Build America // Join us Sept. 2 at the Labor Day Parade!
    • #BandTogether – Musicians across the nation are banding together in new media contract campaign
    • Woodstock Turns 50 – A look back at a concert that changed a generation

and more!

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Overture Online is optimized for reading via smartphone or tablet. For those without access to a smart device, issues may be viewed on a web browser here. Local 47 members may download archived pdf versions from the members section at afm47.org.

August 2019 Overture Online: Summer Concerts in the Southland ☀🎶

Inside This Issue:

    • Member Spotlight
      P. Blake Cooper elected to Local 47 Executive Board
    • Pension Update
      Butch Lewis Act Passes Through House; Local 47 Board Sends Letter to Trustees
    • ‘Playin’ Around’
      Enter to perform in our Member Showcase concert series
  • and more!

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Overture Online is optimized for reading via smartphone or tablet. For those without access to a smart device, issues may be viewed on a web browser here. Local 47 members may download archived pdf versions from the members section at afm47.org.

July 2019 Overture Online: Streaming Tech + the Music Industry

Overture Online July 2019

Streaming Tech + the Music Industry
How new media is changing the game

#ListenLA Spotlight
Spider-Man: Far From Home

Pension Update
News from the AFM-EPF

Know Your AFM Contracts
AFM Single Song Overdub Scale & Joint Venture Agreement

and more!

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Overture Online is optimized for reading via smartphone or tablet. For those without access to a smart device, issues may be viewed on a web browser here. Local 47 members may download archived pdf versions from the members section at afm47.org.

June 2019 Overture Online: Celebrating Pride Month

Inside This Issue:

Celebrating Pride Month 
Musicians send letters of love to the LGBTQ+ community

Melissa Etheridge to Headline Pride Festival
Iconic singer/songwriter will perform at the celebrations in San Diego

Organizing Update
Musicians kick up efforts to win fair contracts in streaming era

Member Spotlight
Tom Morello: Cultural Warrior to be honored at Labor 411 Blue Tie Gala

and more!

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April 2019 Overture Online: SJO – Music in the Schools

Overture Online
April 2019

SJO: Music in the Schools
Orchestra brings music 
education to inner-city youth 


Musicians Take on Streaming at Motion Picture/TV Film Negotiations 
Fight continues as contract is extended

Member Spotlight: Maki Mae Hsieh
Local 47 musician named 2019 Woman of the Year

Learn Orchestration This Summer – Free!
Sign up for an exclusive AFM member benefit

and more!

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Overture Online is optimized for reading via smartphone or tablet. For those without access to a smart device, issues may be viewed on a web browser here. Local 47 members may download archived pdf versions from the members section at afm47.org.

March 2019 Overture Online: All Music, All People

Overture Online
March 2019

All Music, All People
Music in Our Schools Month

Women’s History Month
Member spotlight: Linda Ronstadt

Awards Season 2019
The results are in!

Streaming is the Future
What are we doing about it?

and more!

 

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Overture Online is optimized for reading via smartphone or tablet. For those without access to a smart device, issues may be viewed on a web browser here. Local 47 members may download archived pdf versions from the members section at afm47.org.