New Jazz Works – CMA’s commissioning and development program for jazz artists. By Gargi Shindé, Program Director, CMA Jazz – New Jazz Works grant provides up to $34,000 in funding for U.S. based jazz ensembles to create, perform and record new compositions. Since 2000, Chamber Music America has funded nearly
Tickets Now Available for Free Tribute Concert at the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts in Washington, DC By Elizabeth Auclair, Public Affairs, NEA – The National Endowment for the Arts will celebrate the 2017 NEA Jazz Masters – recipients of the nation’s
By Suzanne Lynch, Director of Marketing and Development – The spring quarterly Commission meeting will be held February 28, 2017, 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm CST at the TN Arts Commission office, 401 Charlotte Ave. The meeting will be attended by the Commission board and Commission staff.
By Hal Partlow, Associate Director of Grants – The FY2018 Creative Placemaking Grant deadline is extended until March 17, 2017, to encourage proposals from rural counties. The Tennessee Arts Commission is accepting Creative Placemaking Grant applications from local government or regional quasi-governmental entities (development district,
By Randall Hartzog, Director of Marketing and Communications – Theatre Memphis is one of the oldest, continuously operating community theaters in the country. With nearly a century’s worth of history, the most recent past 50 years have showcased and expanded on the success of the first
By Danielle Brown, Arts Education Special Projects Coordinator – Students who won their school poetry recitation competition will come to Nashville March 4, 2017 to compete for the state champion title. This year, The Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum will host the competition in