It's a Wrap! Thanks for Attending The 2020 NAMM Show

Thank you to the music educators, music college students and faculty, and nonprofit organizations who joined us at The 2020 NAMM Show! We hope your time at the show was informative, productive and inspiring. Revisit your time with us by viewing photo galleries and videos - see links below- and be sure to save the dates for the upcoming NAMM Shows.

What Attendees Had to Say About GenNext at The 2020 NAMM Show

Each January, college music students and faculty from across the U.S. gather in Southern California for GenNext at The NAMM Show. This music industry event is the largest music products trade show in the U.S. and, as a result, has been the industry trendsetter in unveiling cutting-edge technologies.

Music Educators Gather at The 2020 NAMM Show to Discover ‘What’s New’ in Music Education

Each January, music educators from across the U.S. gather in Southern California for Music Education Days (MED) at The NAMM Show. The program offers pre-K through 12 music teachers and administrators informative sessions, inspiring performances, and the opportunity to preview the latest instruments, products and tools relevant to today’s music classrooms.

Community Music Making Sparks Joy in Southern California

The NAMM Foundation hosted several Community Music Making (CMM) events at The 2020 NAMM Show. Programming kicked off on January 18 with the All-industry Drum Circle, and was followed by Roomful of Pianos performances on Jan.19 and 20, and a Ukulele Circle on Jan.19.

Organizations Convene at the Third Annual Nonprofit Management Institute to Share Best Practices at The 2020 NAMM Show

Each winter, music nonprofits, NAMM Foundation partners and grantees gather in Anaheim, Ca, to participate in a unique networking opportunity at The NAMM Show. This year 135 organizations and 460 individuals attended the third-annual Nonprofit Management Institute.
middle school child learning the uke during NAMM's Day of Service at The 2020 NAMM Show

A Joyful Day of Music Making for Students and NAMM Member Volunteers at Horace Mann Elementary School

On Jan. 14, 2020, NAMM members participated in a Day of Service, as part of The 2020 NAMM Show. Volunteers supported Anaheim Elementary School District’s (AESD) effort to bolster music education at Horace Mann Elementary School.

MAC Corner: Defining the Difference

Every teacher we had made a difference in our lives; some greater than others. We all aspire to make a difference in this world, our classrooms, rehearsals and performances.
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The SWIM Fund Announces The 2020 NAMM Show Awardees

Six emerging leaders to annual industry gathering in Anaheim, California.
2019 Innovation Award winners

The NAMM Foundation Recognizes 103 College Students with The President’s Innovation Award

The NAMM Foundation has recognized 103 college music students with the organization’s President’s Innovation Award.

NAMM Foundation Events at The 2020 NAMM Show

Planning your 2020 NAMM Show schedule? Add these NAMM Foundation events to your calendar and see you there!