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The ASCAP Foundation is dedicated to nurturing the music talent of tomorrow, preserving the legacy of the past and sustaining the creative incentive for today's creators through a variety of educational, professional, and humanitarian programs and activities which serve the entire music community.
The ASCAP Foundation Partners with the Newport Jazz Festival
Herb Alpert Award recipient Estar Cohen to perform at esteemed festival’s Storyville Stage
Apply for The ASCAP Foundation/Symphonic Jazz Orchestra Commissioning Prize
$5000 prize honors the late ASCAP Board member & SJO Co-Music Director, George Duke. Apply by 8/31.
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The ASCAP Foundation Names Recipients of 2018 Morton Gould Young Composer Awards
The ASCAP Foundation "Songwriters: The Next Generation" Showcases ASCAP Artists at The Kennedy Center
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