Staying In Peak Condition

Staying In Peak Condition

When CMG’s President Karen Garrity and I heard about a free Alexander Technique (AT) workshop, we realized that every time we had asked colleagues familiar with it what AT was, we were given vague and unsatisfying answers. So, what IS it? From the Complete Guide to...
AB-5’s Hidden Agenda

AB-5’s Hidden Agenda

As we all scramble to understand how AB-5 works and what it will mean to our own livelihood, it is important to understand the hidden agenda behind the law.  It is a well-planned and heavily financed campaign to drive people back to labor unions. The AFL-CIO and...
Update on Gig Economy Law AB-5

Update on Gig Economy Law AB-5

Here is a recent article from the LA Times titled Freelancers fear California’s new gig workers law will wipe them out.  This latest article about the gig economy law titled AB-5 may change your ability to be classified as sub-contracted labor. It was written...
What’s Your Best Fit?

What’s Your Best Fit?

  Should I join the musicians union? Should I remain non-union? Should I go fi-core? The decision to join the union, remain non-union or assert your Beck status or fi-core status is a personal one. If you perform with a major symphony orchestra in your city and do not...