Acts of Kindness Cabaret - A volunteer, not-for-profit association of cabaret professionals (performers and technical artists) who provide cabaret performances, largely free of charge, as fundraising events for other Chicago-area non-profit organizations.
Chicago Music Commission - An all-inclusive advocacy organization for live
music in Chicago. CMC organizes the Musicians at Work forums - see their
website for future dates and topics.
Chicago Symphony Orchestra's African American Network - The mission of the CSOA's African American Network is to engage Chicago's culturally rich African American community through the sharing and exchanging of unforgettable musical experiences. The AAN seeks to serve and encourage individuals and families; educators and students; musicians and composers; and churches and businesses to experience the timeless beauty of music.
Boston Association of Cabaret Artists - Promotes
public awareness of cabaret and provides advocacy and support for cabaret
artists and audiences in the greater Boston area
Cabaret West - Promotes awareness and advancement of
cabaret on the west coast
Manhattan Association of Cabarets and Clubs Represents New
York cabaret, jazz, live comedy performance
Washington DC cabaret network
American Society of Composers, Authors, and Performers - A
performing rights organization created and controlled by composers,
songwriters, and music publishers
Mabel Mercer Foundation – The first not-for-profit
arts organization to perpetuate the American Popular Song through the Art of
Cabaret Scenes – The Magazine of the American Songbook Association
American Songbook Association – An arts and education not for profit dedicated to stimulating and promoting public interest in the legacy of American song. Through the talents of composers, lyricists, singers, music directors, arrangers, and other creatives, America has given this gift to the world.