connects you with Musicians quickly and directly. All listed Musicians belong to Local 802,  American Federation of Musicians, one of the world’s largest unions of professional musicians. There is no fee for using the Musician Directory or contacting a Referral Specialist.

How It Works

  1. Browse our Musician Directory for Solo Acts, Bands & Ensembles. Read biographies, look at photos, watch videos and listen to audio clips. If you’re looking for a specific type of musical act, Search Musicians, Bands and Ensembles now to find the right fit for your special event.
  2.  Review sample contracts.
  3. Contact Musicians or Bands directly to receive quotes or to discuss availability.
  4. Receive a G-Contract, LS1 Agreement or other appropriate documents from the Musician or Band Leader.
  5. Agree to the contract terms, then return the signed document to the Musician or Band Leader. (Deposit may apply)
  6. Enjoy peace of mind and feel secure! You just hired the most professional, reliable musicians in the music business. You’re taking advantage of union contract privileges & protections!

   New York’s Best Kept Secrets

Not all of our Musicians post their information. For private access to some of New York’s eminent performers, contact a Referral Specialist today.

Visit us!

Located in the heart of the NYC Theater District, the Local 802 AFM office is easily accessible by public transportation (bus/subway/train). The Referral Service can be found on the fourth floor.
Local 802 AFM Building
322 West 48th Street, 4th floor
New York, NY 10036
(between 8th Ave & 9th Ave)