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EAT. SLEEP. GIVE.

EAT. SLEEP. GIVE.

Child poverty affects a child’s ability to learn, it breeds low self-esteem and emotional impairments such as depression, anxiety and/or related behavioral problems.  Music builds reasoning skills and helps children learn and remember. Playing an instrument trains the brain to think critically and strategize abstract concepts.  Children who regularly play an instrument do well in […]

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11th Anniversary Celebration

11th Anniversary Celebration

>>ORDER TICKETS<<   FAME’s 11th Anniversary Celebration Thursday, July 23, 2015, 6PM Newton White Mansion   Featuring Pieces of a Dream 6:00 PM Honoree Reception • 7 PM Program Semi-Formal or Business Attire $60  >> CLICK HERE TO ORDER TICKETS << Click here for Sponsorship & Advertising Packet Click here for Sponsor Commitment Form  

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Songwriting Workshop 2015

Songwriting Workshop 2015

With hit Songwriter and National Recording Artist Eric Roberson aka Erro. Moderator, Derrick Leon Davis, Vice Chair, Prince George’s County Council Click here to register http://events.r20.constantcontact.com/register/event?oeidk=a07eb406b2aff73846f&llr=46qbr6iab WHEN: Friday, June 26, 2015 Registration: 9:30am; Program 10am – 4pm WHERE: Fine and Performing Arts Center Recital Hall, Bowie State University 14000 Jericho Park Road, 2nd floor Bowie, MD 20715 WHO: […]

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Music is Life

Music is Life

  Join Us For A Soulful Musical Celebration Music is Life   CELEBRATING THE LEGACY OF THE HONORABLE WAYNE K. CURRY Saturday, June 27, 2015 • 6PM   Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center • Kay Theater University of Maryland College Park >> Buy Tickets <<   Sponsorship and advertising Opportunities   Click here for Flyer in a […]

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Celebrate Cinco de Mayo: Sunday, May 4, 2014 4PM

Celebrate Cinco de Mayo: Sunday, May 4, 2014 4PM

Council Member Will Campos Prince George’s County Council District 2 and Foundation for the Advancement of Music & Education, Inc. Celebrate Cinco de Mayo ALL ARE WELCOME! Sunday, May 4, 2014 4PM   FEATURING Actress, Alina Collins Maldonado performing pieces from her One Woman show: Bag Lady Blues AND Actor & Poet, Quique Aviles Clarice […]

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FAME: Join us Thursday, July 24, 2014 Get tickets here!

FAME: Join us Thursday, July 24, 2014 Get tickets here!

  Co-Chairs Leon Harris Anchor,WJLA/ABC7 News and  Nat Adderley, Jr.,  International Pianist & Composer   Host Tony Richards The Steve Harvey Morning Show, Sirius/XM/WHUR-FM 96.3   Thursday, July 24, 2014 6:30 PM VIP/Honoree Reception 7:00 PM General Reception 8:00 PM Program 9:00 PM After-Party Newton White Mansion 2708 Enterprise Road Mitchellville, MD 20721   Black Tie or […]

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FAME – Requests the pleasure of your company at our 10th Anniversary & Awards Celebration

FAME – Requests the pleasure of your company at our 10th Anniversary & Awards Celebration

    *** Ticket Sales Are Closed!*** Thursday, July 24, 2014 6:30 PM VIP & Honoree Reception • 7 PM General Reception 8 PM Program • 9 PM After-Party Newton White Mansion ǀ 2708 Enterprise Road ǀ Mitchellville, Maryland 20721   Co-Chairs Leon Harris                         […]

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FAME Summer Music Programs

FAME Summer Music Programs

FAME’s music camps are designed to prepare rising 8th through 12th graders for successful futures by fostering the development of proficiency in computer technology, increased proficiency in music, critical thinking skills, and academic enrichment.  There are four one-week sessions conducted on the campuses of, and in partnership with, the University of Maryland College Park School […]

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10th Anniversary & Awards Celebration

10th Anniversary & Awards Celebration

  Click here to FAME’S 10th Anniversary & Awards Celebration Booklet   Co-Chairs Leon Harris Anchor,WJLA/ABC7 News and  Nat Adderley, Jr.,  International Pianist & Composer Host Tony Richards The Steve Harvey Morning Show, Sirius/XM/WHUR-FM 96.3   Thursday, July 24, 2014 6:30 PM VIP/Honoree Reception 7:00 PM General Reception 8:00 PM Program 9:00 PM After-Party Newton White Mansion 2708 […]

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Bring Pianos To PGCPS

Bring Pianos To PGCPS

UPPER MARLBORO, MD – Bowie State University donated a total of seven pianos to three Prince George’s County Public Schools (PGCPS). The donation was made possible through combined efforts of The Foundation for the Advancement of Music and Education (FAME) and Council Member Derrick Leon Davis. FAME aims to provide quality music and music education for children, […]

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FAME Music Technology Summer Camp

FAME Music Technology Summer Camp

For students interested in careers in music composition, recording or production, the FAME Summer Music Technology Camp is a dream come true. Launched in 2011, The Foundation for the Advancement of Music & Education (FAME) Summer Music Technology Camp gives Prince George’s County students in grades 8 through 12 the opportunity to: Explore cutting edge […]

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Winner in Guinness World Records

Winner in Guinness World Records

Guinness World Records Confirms Arena Stage And Fame Achieve Title For Largest Trombone Ensemble   January 11, 2013  FAME Contact: Shayna Bayard  76trombones@fameorg.org, 301-805-5358  Arena Stage Contact: Greta Hays  press@arenastage.org, 202-600-4056  GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS CONFIRMS  ARENA STAGE AND FAME ACHIEVE TITLE FOR  LARGEST TROMBONE ENSEMBLE  (Washington, D.C.) Inspired by The Music Man’s signature song “76 […]