Where music grows.
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.
Multi-Platinum Recording Artist & Activist Natalie Merchant and Groundbreaking Composer Francisco J. Núñez Receive Top Awards at 2019 ASCAP Foundation Honors in NYC
Inspiring event also honored The ASCAP Foundation’s 2019 scholarship recipients
Watch the 2019 ASCAP Foundation Honors featuring multiple presentations and performances by rising talent in various musical genres as well as multi-platinum recording artist, songwriter and social justice activist Natalie Merchant and Francisco Núñez, composer, conductor, artistic director and founder of the Young People's Chorus of New York City conducting the Chorus performing one of his original works.
Black Cowboys, Korean Percussion Music and The Band Among Subjects of 51st ASCAP Foundation Deems Taylor/Virgil Thomson Award-Winning Music Books, Articles, Liner Notes and Broadcasts
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The ASCAP Foundation Musical Theater Songwriting Program at the Professional Performing Arts High School
In the spring of 2019 Tita Cahn & Paul Williams hosted a benefit for The ASCAP Foundation at the home of Tita Cahn. The fundraiser featured a special performance by Oscar, Tony and Grammy Award-winning composer/lyricist Stephen Schwartz. Thank you to everyone who made this event such a success!
The ASCAP Foundation “Songwriters: The Next Generation” Showcases ASCAP Artists at The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts
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We benefit the entire music community with an ever-expanding series of awards, scholarships, career development workshops and humanitarian programs.
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