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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.

Save The Date: The MusicianShip Gala on November 15, 2019

  As we approach our 10 Year Anniversary Gala on November 15th, 2019 we have so much to celebrate! It’s our 10th year of ‘Changing Lives with Music’ and we’re continuing to grow! This year, we will return to the French Embassy to dance the night away with Honorary Chairs such as Senator Chris Van […]

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Funk Parade Live Photo Gallery @ Google HQ on 9.29

The Inaugural Funk Parade Photo Event Join your Funk Family on September 29th from 2 – 6 PM as we display the most iconic photos captured by the 2019 Funk Parade Photography Team led by Michael Harrison in partnership with StreetMeetDC. We’ll also debut the FIRST ever Funk Parade Documentary produced by Candace Carrington and host […]

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Thank You – Dianne’s Recital Was a Hit!

Dianne’s Recital, as usual, was a festive affair that featured nearly 150 student performers. This student-run production was a day to remember, jam-packed with musical, dance, oral, and media presentations. If you’d like to feel a part of the action, take a look at pictures from the evening! To donate to our most worthy cause, […]

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Wammie Weekend – The Winners, Photos, and a Survey!

The DC Region’s famous Wammie Awards returned this year with a two-day weekend experience that celebrated the beauty and diversity of the region’s arts and music scene. 2019 Wammie Awards Winners To see who took home the prizes, visit our Winners List. Wammie Weekend Photo Collection To relive the weekend through photos, visit our collection […]

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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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