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Kix Brooks’ Little Sister Led Him To Get Music In Metro Schools

Kix Brooks’ Little Sister Led Him To Get Music In Metro Schools

About 10 years ago, there were few, if any, music programs in public schools here in Music City. Today, every Nashville public school kid has access to an instrument — and they can thank Kix Brooks’ little sister Lisa for that. Kix Brooks spearheaded the creation of the Keep the Music Playing campaign, funded from proceeds from the CMA Music Fest, which has dumped more than $7 million into M... »

The CMA Foundation Donates $1 Million to Metro Nashville Public Schools Through CMA’s Keep The Music Playing Music Education Program

The CMA Foundation Donates $1 Million to Metro Nashville Public Schools Through CMA’s Keep The Music Playing Music Education Program

Donation Brings CMA’s Total Financial Support of Music Education in Metro Schools to More Than $7.5 Million; Total for the Keep the Music Playing Program Tops $8.9 Million Including a Recent $18,000 Grant to the Tennessee Performing Arts Center  NASHVILLE – The CMA Foundation donated $1 million to benefit music education programs for Nashville public school students from 2013 CMA Music Festival th... »

The CMA Foundation Donates $1 Million to Metro Nashville Public Schools

The CMA Foundation Donates $1 Million to Metro Nashville Public Schools

Donation Brings CMA’s Total Financial Support of Music Education in Metro Schools to More Than $7.5 Million; Total for the Keep the Music Playing Program Tops $8.9 Million Including a Recent $18,000 Grant to the Tennessee Performing Arts Center NASHVILLE – The CMA Foundation donated $1 million to benefit music education programs for Nashville public school students from 2013 CMA Music Festival thr... »

CMA to Present Fifth Annual Keep The Music Playing All Stars Concert

CMA to Present Fifth Annual Keep The Music Playing All Stars Concert

NASHVILLE – Music City’s finest student musicians will once again take the stage during CMA’s Fifth Annual Keep the Music Playing All Stars Concert on Tuesday, Jan. 28 (6:00 PM/CT). Taking place for the first time at the CMA Theater at the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum, this year’s concert will be hosted by EMI Nashville recording artist and CMA Awards nominee Eric Paslay. “CMA’s sup... »

CMA Foundation Donates $1.2 Million to Metro Nashville Public Schools

CMA Foundation Donates $1.2 Million to Metro Nashville Public Schools

Donation Brings CMA’s Total Financial Support of Music Education in Metro Nashville Public Schools to More Than $6.5 Million; Total for the Keep the Music Playing Program Tops $7.6 Million Since 2006 NASHVILLE – The CMA Foundation donated $1.2 million to benefit music education programs for Nashville’s 81,000 public school students from 2012 CMA Music Festival through the Keep the Music Playing ca... »