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Click here – 2016 Membership Directory 1st Quarter January to March

Note:  The contact information contained in the Members Directory is private and confidential and intended for use only by members of Local 293 and only for Hamilton Musicians’ Guild business.  The contact information in these documents is not to be sold or distributed in any manner or used for any other purposes other than for Local 293 business.

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Click here – Musical Instrument Directory 1st Quarter 2016



AFM Bylaws revised 15 Sept 2016

Local 293 Constitution & Bylaws revised 22 Oct 2014

Tariff of Fees HMG 293 revised 22 Oct 2014


Exclusive Member Services Links

AFM GoPro Music – Your Single Source For Live Music
AFM GoPro Music on MySpace – Add us as a friend!
AFM GoPro Lessons – Learn From a Pro – Play Like a Pro
AFM GoPro Hosting – Professional Web Hosting Services



 Form T2C – Travelling Engagement Contract (U.S. engagements only involving Canadian musicians)  

Live Performance Contract for Canada (2015 Revision)

Local 293 Music Teaching/Coaching Contract for Pension 



Changes to Musicians’ Instrument, Equipment & Liability Insurance effective 01 March 2014

click here for information regarding Insurance Program Enhancements

click here for Insurance Application Form – Note: for Members Only


Misc. Info

AFM Freelance Touring
AFM-EPW (Canada) Brochure
AFM-EPW (Canada) Brochure (French)
An Introduction To Neighbouring Rights (English)
An Introduction To Neighbouring Rights (French)
Border Crossings: Work Permits and Other Rules
GoPro Music Help Guide – A step-by-step guide on how to register and place your FREE listing on the AFM’s international booking/referral website.
GoPro Music Helps Keep It Live
Takin Care of (Freelance) Business
Unity Group Musicians’ Insurance – Brochure and application