Victoria is home to some of the nation's finest musicians. View our members' websites.
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Welcome to Local 247 Island Musicians Online
The Island Musicians Association is a non-profit organization of professional musicians who work on Vancouver Island and the adjacent Gulf Islands; Local 247 of the Canadian Federation of Musicians. We advocate for musicians and are committed to raising industry standards and to placing the music professional in the forefront of the cultural landscape. Here is where you can learn more about what we do for businesses, cultural organizations and musicians.
There are many good reasons for becoming an AFM member. Why go it alone? As a member you get:
Free professional contracts
A network of music professionals
The AFM Pension Plan
And plenty more. Go to our Services page to learn more.
for our members
Members in good standing can access the members' area here.
You'll find recent announcements, gigs on the Job Board, our Membership Directory and more. Don't have a password? You have to register first.
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Not a member yet? Fill out an application and mail it or bring it into the office.
Crossing the Border
A service we provide is to assist you in obtaining a work visa to enter and perform in the United States. Processing times vary due to US Homeland Security changes that can occur on short notice (at present 120 days). Always obtain current information when planning work in the US
Local 247 Internet Radio
Listen to Our Members
Listen to sample sound clips of our members’ music (requires Flash).
It’s “Local 247...24/7!”