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Regional affiliations

Geographical breakout of member regions.


The offical Bylaws of Local 1000. Read online or download in PDF format.

Download forms and contracts

Quicklinks to all our downloadable documents (permit applications, contracts, etc.).

Membership 101

So, what is a union anyway? The most commonly asked questions are answered for prospective members.

Canadian member info

Commonly asked questions about Canadian membership in Local 1000.

Performing and recording contracts

How to file contracts with Local 1000 using the union form. For U.S. and Canadian musicians.

Pay scales

The complete lowdown on pay scales for solo and ensemble performers.

Dues and fees

All you need to know about Local 1000 membership dues and fees.

Crossing the border

Music may know no borders, but work visas can involve a lot of red tape. Local 1000 helps its members through the border-crossing maze.


  • 27 Sep 2017 - 1 Oct 2017
    Southwest Regional Folk Alliance Conference
    Austin, TX
  • 5 Oct 2017 - 8 Oct 2017
    Folk Alliance Region West (FAR-West) Conference
    Bellvue, WA
  • 16 Oct 2017 - 17 Oct 2017
    L1K Executive Board Meeting
    New York, NY

New Deal

  • New Deal Winter 2017

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322 West 48th Street, 3rd Floor
New York, NY 10036

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212-489-6030 fax

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10:00 am – 6:00 pm ET