Update From 2017 Summer NAMM

Summer NAMM was informative, productive, inspiring and fun! See the article and photo links below to read about NAMM Foundation events in Nashville, and, if your schedule allows, save the date to join us at 2018 Summer NAMM, June 28-30.

Check out complete show coverage and the photo gallery, here.
NAMM Members and Nashville Locals Celebrate Music at Summer NAMM.
NAMM Members Learn to Advocate for Music Education at Summer NAMM.
View Eagle Award Photo highlights.
Watch Talking Up Music Education podcast interviews on Entertalk Radio, with Kristian BushTOWNEArtie Kornfeld, and Phil Madeira.

Watch an Interview and Performance of TOWNE Music Live from Summer NAMM
Recorded live at Summer NAMM for a future Talking Up Music Education podcast, The NAMM Foundation’s Executive Director, Mary Luehrsen, interviewed Steevie Steeves & Jon Decious of TOWNE about their band and music education. This Nashville-based powerhouse duo consists of Pennsylvania bred, music theater geek (Steeves) and a straight-from-Kentucky, former bassist for a punk-rock band, The Pink Spiders, (Decious). The podcast will be available in August to download.

Watch the interview and performance, here.
Everything Parents Need to Know About Music Education 

Music is part of a well-rounded education. The NAMM Foundation's ESSA Parent brochure outlines the "three R's" of music and arts education advocacy to assure that ALL children have the opportunity to learn and grow with music and the arts. 

Parents- order your complimentary brochures today!
The NAMM Foundation Announces New Board of Directors

At Summer NAMM, The NAMM Foundation announced the appointment of industry leaders to the organization’s newly created board of directors. Each director will serve as follows: Board Chair, Chris Martin, President and CEO of C.F. Martin & Co.; Board President, Joe Lamond, NAMM President and CEO; Vice Chair, Tom Bedell, CEO of Two Old Hippies; Secretary Treasurer, Chuck Surack, Founder and President of Sweetwater Sound; and Director, Bernie Williams, four-time World Series champion, Turnaround Artist, and Latin Grammy®-nominated jazz guitarist. Read more, here.
A Gift to The NAMM Foundation Supports the Gift of Music

Help us bring the gift of music making into someone’s life by making a donation today. Your gift supports NAMM Foundation programs and projects that expand music making opportunities for people of all ages. 

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