• Join the ISM, the UK's professional body for musicians

    Whether you're on stage, behind the scenes or nurturing new talent, get legal support, expert advice and much more. Join the ISM and help us fight for music's future.

  • ISM Global Literature Review: Music Performance, Education and COVID-19

    This literature review collates current research related to risk and transmission of COVID-19 during performance and music education activities.

  • ISM welcomes £1.57 billion arts investment

    The ISM welcomes this financial support for our world-beating creative industries but calls on Government to support freelance workers.

  • Coronavirus (COVID-19) advice for musicians

    ISM's advice hub covers issues including working online as a musician to understanding government work and economic measures.

  • Easing the lockdown: What the new measures mean for musicians

    Regularly updated guidance on social distancing measures in England, Northern Ireland, Scotland and Wales, and their effect on the music sector.

  • Fewer than 10 years’ experience as a music professional?

    Join as an early career member and receive our full range of membership benefits for less than £1 a week.