January 14, 2019

Going to NAMM? Check Out These NAMM Foundation Events

Each year at the end of January, the music industry gathers in Anaheim, CA for the renowned NAMM Show, where music creators come to learn about the newest innovations in music, recording technology, sound, stage and lighting products.

Coalition partner the NAMM Foundation of course has a huge presence at the show. If you’ll be at NAMM this year, look for these NAMM Foundation events:

  • The Grand Rally for Music Education features Conductor/Composer Eric Whitacre
    Sign up to Sing with composer Eric Whitacre who headlines The Grand Rally for Music Education on Jan. 26, featuring a pre-show performance by trumpet soloist Jonathan Dely and special guest Bernie Williams.  Learn more
  • Defying Stereotypes!  The NAMM Foundation Celebration for Music Education Concert Featuring Black Violin
    Black Violin performance to kick off The 2019 NAMM Show to celebrate music education! Learn more
  • You & 2,640 Keys at the Second Annual Roomful of Pianos
    The second annual Roomful of Pianos takes place in Lounge 88 Friday and Saturday during The NAMM Show. Join us there!  
  • GenNext Starts with The Sugartone Brass Band @ The CMS Plenary
    Kick off GenNext @ The NAMM Show  with an inspiring performance by the  Sugartone Brass Band, followed by a Q&A moderated by The NAMM Foundation Executive Director Mary Luehrsen. Gather  information and get inspired to maximize your NAMM Show adventure. View all sessions here.
  • Careers in Music Summit, Featuring J. Dash
    This special session is hosted by NAMM President and CEO Joe Lamond and features a series of up-close interviews, during which Lamond will speak with a diverse lineup of music industry professionals, including artist J. Dash, owner of SlapDash Productions; Randy Shayler, owner and CEO of Zeswitz Music; Heather Farr Edwards, PR and communications manager of Reverb; and Mary Keenan, director of Fender Play.
  • Nonprofit Musical Organizations Invited to Participate in Second Annual Nonprofit Management Institute
    The NAMM Foundation invites nonprofit music service organizations to attend The 2019 NAMM Show and to participate in the Nonprofit Management Institute on Jan. 24–25 and grow organizational effectiveness. View sessions here. Also join us for the Nonprofit Networking Reception on Jan. 24 at 4 pm in the NAMM Member Center.