Austin Federation of Musicians


It’s a Great Time to be a Member!

If you are a full-time or part-time musician, it is to your advantage to belong to the only organization that truly represents the interests of musicians and performers. For a detailed explanation of the numerous benefits and services Local 433 and the AFM have to offer the professional musician, please read the Membership Benefits page. Once again, thank you for your interest, and we look forward to the opportunity to support you!

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Ready To Join
Join online here or print these AFM applications (PDF):
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Membership Rates

Regular/Youth/Student Annual Membership Dues: $200.00
Dues if Paid Annually in the month of January ONLY: $190.00
Dues if Paid Semi-Annually: $100.00

Active Life Annual Membership Dues: $150.00
Dues if Paid Annually in the month of January ONLY: $135.00
Dues if Paid Semi-Annually: $75.00

Late Fee: $5.00 (per month)
Local 433 Initiation Fee (one-time): $40.00
Local 433 Reinstatement Fee: $35.00
Federation Initiation Fee (one-time): $65.00

Are you a group of 2 or more players?
Per Article 9, Section 2b of the AFM Bylaws:
When non-AFM members of a self-contained band or musical unit (consisting of two or more musicians) make applications together to join, the total cost to join Local 433 is only $200.00 per member. This is a huge savings whereas your group does not have to pay the Local Initiation Fee of $40.00 or the national initiation fee of $65.00. So organize your group and join today!