In an effort to keep our Members and other colleagues as informed as possible about current and on-going studies related to orchestras, bands, choruses, and other performing arts, during this pandemic time, we are providing the following resources. 

Please understand that we provide these articles for informational purposes, only.  It will be necessary for individuals to determine which research or article may be most appropriate for you, or your organizations, to use.

Unprecedented International Coalition led by Performing Arts Organizations to Commission COVID-19 Study
By Chairs, Mark Spede (CBDNA) and James Weaver (NFHS) on June 30, 2020


Fort Collins (CO) Symphony Orchestra - Drive-In - July 4th Concert, 2020

Bavarian Radio Chorus - Risk of Infection with COVID-19  - 3 July 2020

Reshaping the concert stage 26 June 2020

The Science Behind Orchestras' Careful Covid Comeback  8 June 2020 - WIRED

Danish Research - 0.5 to 4 metres -  Measurement - aerosol - brass & woodwind instruments - 15 May 2020

Bamberg Symphony Orchestra - Scientists Measure Aerosol Emissions
- 5 May 2020

Vienna Philharmonic Instrument Study - 17 May 2020

Institute of Aerodynamics of the University of the Bundeswehr in Munich 

ICSOM Update: How Coronavirus is Affecting our Orchestras  - 30 March 2020