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Month: December 2016

How To Travel With Instruments Containing Endangered Species

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Posted on the AFM website: Thursday December 8th, 2016 Did you miss this week’s webinar providing an overview of the new rules for crossing international borders with musical instruments that contain protected species? No worries! The webinar was recorded and may be viewed here. The one-hour webinar featured experts from the U.S. Fish and Wildlife […]

Grammy In My District 2016: Education Is The Answer by Alex Walsh

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On October 26th, I attended a meeting with Congresswoman Nancy Pelosi’s staff representatives Alex Lazar and Jocelyn Yow as part of the Recording Academy’s annual GRAMMYs in My District day of advocacy. More than 20 San Francisco Chapter Recording Academy members attended the meeting held at the San Francisco Conservatory of Music. This was one […]