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Press Releases

June 2020 marks the 41st anniversary of Black Music Month.

‘Black & Proud’ is this year’s Black Music Month theme in conjunction with Pride Month which is also observed in June. Black & Proud represents NMAAM’s attempt to highlight the historic and ongoing contributions of Black LGBTQ music artists. Check out this...

#TriviaTuesday – 6/16/20

Virginia MOCA is a non-collecting museum which means they change out all the work in their galleries multiple times a year. However, there is ONE artwork that is always on display. What is it, and who is the artist? Clue: They built an addition onto the building for...

#MusicMondays – Jazz Pioneers

Did you know that five WWI African American Army Bands are credited with pioneering the emergence of jazz music in America and throughout the world? The most famous was James Reese Europe and the 369th Harlem Hellfighters who became international celebrities and known...

Share your #StandingOvation

Share your #standingovation right here on the Virtual Stage. We applaud all the selfless individuals and businesses that have supported our community through these challenging times.  


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