Music Education

Ninety schools countrywide have received musical instruments and gear worth $900,000 from the MusiCounts Band Aid Program.  MusiCounts is the charity arm of the Canadian Academy of Recording...
The CMA Foundation, the philanthropic arm of the Country Music Association in America created to boost music education, has divvied up more than $2.5 million in grants to 56 grants organizations...
Wiz Khalifa is raiding his clothes closet to support Little Kids Rock, a nonprofit looking to expand music education programs in public schools across the U.S. as they face cutbacks. ...
The record collection belonging to the late Toronto radio host Dave “Bookie” Bookman will go on sale this Thursday (Nov. 21) at Rotate This with proceeds going to MusicCounts, the...
A new project is using the joy people feel experiencing their most favourite and moving songs and weaponizing those feelings to fund science that will fight anxiety and depression. The Awesome...
A new age recording including contributions from the Dalai Lama is being used to get underprivileged kids in developing countries musical instruments and spread the awareness about the concept of...
Canadian country musician Gord Bamford raised $464,755 during his 12th annual Charity Golf Classic for The Central Alberta Child Advocacy Centre and other children's charities.  The two-...
Four Hamilton, Ontario-based companies have come together to create 25 custom guitars out of wood from a historic local building that will be sold to support An Instrument For Every Child, a key...
The Grammy Museum is giving $200,000 USD ($262,450 CAD) to 15 different organizations to do scientific music-related research and preserve important musical archives. The money is coming from the...
The National Music Centre in Calgary has unveiled the programming for its Indigenous Music Week, happening at the Studio Bell from June 19 to 22, but it will be preceded by the reveal of a new...

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