Cincinnati Musicians Association

Welcome to the website of the Cincinnati Musicians’ Association, which is Local 1 of the American Federation of Musicians. Since 1881 this organization has been the source for some of the finest professional musicians in the Midwest.

Members of the CMA make up the personnel of top performance ensembles in the region, such as, The Cincinnati Symphony and Pops Orchestra, the Cincinnati Chamber Orchestra, the Blue Ash/Montgomery Symphony Orchestra, the Cincinnati Ballet Orchestra, the Blue Wisp Band and many other well-known ensembles.

If you are looking for a private teacher you can check out potential instructors right from this site. If you are looking to book one or more professional musicians please contact us and we can assist you. You can be guaranteed the highest level of musicianship when you hire our members!

Be sure to check out events listed on our calendar. You will find performances of many different styles in locations all over the Greater Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky region.