Visit FAME Jazz Band Website: www.FAMEJazzBand.org The Artistic Director is an international pianist, songwriter, and composer Nat Adderley, Jr.; also known for his work as music director for music icon Luther Vandross. Dr. Clarence Knight, esteemed educator, and musician is the Assistant Artistic Director. Auditions are now Open! Click Here! Deadline: October 2, 2017 […]
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Click for Facebook Video Link! This was the close out song from the 3rd annual songwriting workshop with FAME – Foundation for the Advancement of Music & Education, Inc.. From 9 am to 4am the FAME Students wrote and performed songs and learned from Eric Roberson, D Maurice DMo Macklin, Aaron Hardin, Reginald Payne & […]
FAME 12th Anniversary Highlights
Congratulations! Thank you for celebrating FAME’s 13th Anniversary and the esteemed 2017 awardees who made significant contributions to improving the lives of our youth and communities, with a special thanks to all of our Anniversary & Corporate Sponsors. 13TH ANNIVERSARY & AWARDS CELEBRATION booklet!
FAME’s 13th Anniversary & Awards Celebration Thursday, July 27, 2017 • 6PM Newton White Mansion 2708 Enterprise Road Mitchellville, MD 20721 Awardees to be Announced Host Tony Richards, WHUR-FM 96.3/ Sirius/XM General Admission Ticket $90 VIP Ticket $125 SPONSORSHIP & ADVERTISEMENT OPPORTUNITIES CLICK HERE Anniversary & Corporate Partners Prince George’s County Government […]
Dear Friends This year FAME celebrated 12 years of providing youth of many socioeconomic and cultural backgrounds with access to rigorous educational experiences, scholarships, instruments, intensive summer technology camps, cultural and artistic excursions, and much more. Statistics indicate that children who participate in music, likely to earn higher grades and score better on standardized […]
Dear Friends This year FAME celebrated 12 years of providing youth of many socioeconomic and cultural backgrounds with access to rigorous educational experiences, scholarships, instruments, intensive summer technology camps, cultural and artistic excursions, and much more. Our goals are to increase student’s enthusiasm for learning, improve academic achievement, incentivize youth to stay in school, and […]
Get A Slice of FAME: A Fundraiser for Arts Education – Thursday, October 20th at The Original Ledo’s Restaurant – The Marcos Family
Join us! A Fundraiser for Arts Education Thursday, October 20, 2016 11AM – 10 PM Live Music 4 PM – 9 PM The Original Ledo’s Restaurant – The Marcos Family 4509 Knox Road College Park, MD 20740 301-422-8122 http://www.ledorestaurant.com A portion of the proceeds will be donated to FAME-Foundation for the Advancement of Music & Education […]
To submit your contribution by mail, complete this donation form and mail to FAME at P O Box 2228 Bowie, MD 20718-2228 FAME relies on private support to fund and maintain its music and education programs. There are several options for you to help us keep the music playing in the hearts of our youth. […]
FAME 12th Anniversary Awardees Host – Tony Richards Co-Chairs Todd M. Turner, Council Member (District 4) & Doug J. J. Peters, State Senator (District 23) with FAME Executive Director A. Toni Lewis – 4831 Awardees 1) Government Leadership Award (State), The Honorable Carolyn J B Howard 2) Government Leadership Award […]
FAME was pleased to participate in the launch of Prince George’s County Inaugural Family Summit, Saturday, September 10, 2016 with a performance by FAME Jazz Ensemble. Keynote speakers included Hill Harper (Actor, philanthropist, author) and Marian Wright Edelman (Founder and President, Children’s Defense Fund). View clip of FAME Ensemble’s performance: Left to Right: […]