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The MusicianShip uses music to alter the life trajectory of youth, thereby creating a more vibrant, educated, empowered, and well-intentioned world.

Undercover Musician: John Simson

We’re doing a series on “Undercover Musicians” – folks who are accountants, nurses, and lawyers – but who also have previous or current careers as singers, songwriters or musicians. First up is John Simson, the Executive in Residence at American University’s School of Business. Mr. Simson is an entertainment attorney, professor, advocate for artists’ rights […]

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So Why Do You Teach Kids Classical Music?

Do you ever hear Top 40 music and wonder “Where’s all the jazz? Where’s the chamber music? Doesn’t anyone enjoy a good symphony these days?” Today’s youngest generations may laugh at the thought of Beethoven or Miles Davis cracking the BillBoard list, but many classicalized art forms were the standard  in previous decades. Music that formerly […]

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The MusicianShip has a new website!

Same Address – New Website! In our 6 year history, The MusicianShip has had the opportunity to provide music lessons, opportunities and experiences, and in short – change lives with music. In these six years, we’ve created countless memories, inspired futures, and we humbly believe we’ve contributed to music education in a meaningful way. But it’s […]

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Dianne’s Recital is Tonight!!!!

WHY SUPPORT? These are some of the reasons our students say you should come out to support Dianne’s recital tonight… Dianne’s Recital  Wednesday, August 5th, 2015 || 7 PM Woodrow Wilson High School || 3950 Chesapeake St NW Tickets Here Buy Your Tickets Here

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The Perfect Date…

The Perfect Date Live Music. A Great Cause. Drinks Afterward. You In? Buy Tickets Here Wednesday, August 5th, 2015 || 7 PM Woodrow Wilson High School || 3950 Chesapeake St NW || Washington, DC 20016 Tickets: $10 (General Admission) and $25 (VIP) Buy Tickets Here In 2009, The MusicianShip was created by 3 people and founded by […]

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8 Days Until Dianne’s Recital!!!

We are eight days away from our student showcase — Dianne’s Recital! They have been working so hard this summer and we’re excited to hear their musicianship. Check out our band from last year’s camp! Wow! We can’t wait to show you what our students have been up to this summer! Click here for your Dianne’s Recital tickets today! August […]

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Doing our part…

Yesterday, the US Senate passed a bipartisan bill to reform the much criticized, 8 year-expired “No Child Left Behind” bill. Generally, the reforms will give more control over standardized tests and educational core standards to individual states. More specific to our interests, the reformed bill makes eleven provisions for K-12 arts education, making it clear that arts education […]

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