November is Music Fairness Awareness Month: NMC Call to Action
The National Music Council encourages you to add your name on the message below to legislators, and to share this message on social media. It is a quick and easy way to call attention to this important issue for the entire music community.
National Music Council Honors Take 6 and Music Educators of America With Annual American Eagle Awards
July 19, 2021 — The National Music Council honored iconic a cappella group Take 6, and in an unprecedented move, presented the prestigious American Eagle Award to all music educators across America for their extraordinary service during the
Assessing the Risk of Music Activities During the COVID-19 Pandemic (June 23)
A survey was conducted beginning April 28, 2021 to assess the level of spread events that occurred in school-based music programs. 3,000 surveys were returned and analyzed in June 2021.
National Music Council to Honor Take 6 and Music Educators of America at 37th Annual American Eagle Awards
June 1, 2021 — The National Music Council will honor iconic a cappella group Take 6, and pay tribute to music educators across America for their extraordinary service during the pandemic, at the organization’s 37th annual American Eagle Awards on
National Music Council’s Spring 2021 Newsletter
National Music Council to Honor Take 6 and American Music Educators at 37th Annual American Eagle Awards in Nashville on July 15, 2021.
Updates on Performing Arts COVID-19 Study
There have been some exciting new developments in the Aerosol Study over the past week. The bullet points below highlight the most recent updates. All of the links can be found here.
SIGN THE PLEDGE – Arts ARE Education
Join us in taking the pledge asserting that the arts are part of a balanced education. Signers commit to supporting equitable access to arts education. Any individual or any organization can sign it. The Pledge asserts that the arts are part of a
THANK YOU to music educators and administrators for keeping music alive during COVID
Artists from across the scope of music and songwriting have come together in collaboration with the National Music Council (NMC) and the National Federation of State High School Associations (NFHS) to thank music educators and administrators for
Paying Tribute to Chick Corea
The National Music Council of the United States mourns the loss of its longtime friend and colleague, the musical genius Chick Corea. Few artists and composers have ever given so much of their time and energies in support of music education and the