Music Education

Six U.S. schools will receive music education grants and get the opportunity to take part in the fourth annual Music In Our Schools Tour thanks to the Give A Note Foundation and the Country Music...
Thirty-three community groups received musical instruments and equipment worth $525,000 this year, thanks to the MusiCounts TD Community Music Program, Among the varied recipients, spread out...
Sharon Jones, the inimitable Grammy-nominated singer with soul/funk group the Dap-Kings, died from cancer Nov. 18 in Cooperstown, New York. The subject of the 2015 Barbara Kopple documentary, Miss...
After 40 years, 40 million albums, and numerous Juno awards, Rush have become Canadian rock legends and next April Toronto’s Canadian Music Week will honour the band with the Allan Slaight...
The Pros And Cons Music Mentoring Program is going to be making a lot more noise thanks to a $25,000 grant from the David Rockefeller Fund. The added funds will be used to expand the Pros And...
      Montreal hip hop artist/producer Kaytranada walked away with $50,000 and the declaration that his album 99.9% was the best Canadian album of the year, but the 2016...
Two valuable Canadian music education programs are amongst the beneficiaries splitting $600,000 in the latest round of grants from NAMM Foundation, set up by the music products trade association to...
Canadian rock trio Rush's classic 1977 hit song "Closer To The Heart" encourages blacksmiths and artists to "forge their creativity" and for philosophers and ploughmen to...
Beloved children's entertainer Fred Penner and a cast of musical friends will be taking people down memory lane to benefit the Canadian Music Therapy Trust Fund on March 11. The event, titled...
Canada's music education charity MusiCounts has been around for 19 years pairing up with the nation's music industry to provide young people across the country with musical instruments and...

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