A total of 25 music teachers from 25 cities across 15 states have been announced as semifinalists for the Music Educator Award presented by The Recording Academy and the GRAMMY Foundation. In total, more than 4,500 initial nominations were submitted from all 50 states.
The GRAMMY Foundation — one of the two affiliated charities of The Recording Academy — reelected Chair Tim Bucher, Silicon Valley entrepreneur and CEO of Lyve Minds Inc.; Vice Chair Geoff Cottrill, chief marketing officer of Converse; Secretary/Treasurer Rachna Bhasin, senior vice president of corporate strategy and business development at SiriusXM; and Chair Emeritus Rusty Rueff, venture startup investor and advisor.
GRAMMY-winning pop/rock group Los Lonely Boys (Henry Garza, Jojo Garza and Ringo Garza) presented a check worth $10,500 to support three years of a full GRAMMY Camp scholarship for qualified Texas-based applicants.
The Skirball Cultural Center and the GRAMMY Foundation announce GRAMMY-winning legend Gregg Allman, renowned founding member of the Allman Brothers Band, in conversation with GRAMMY-nominated country star Eric Church on Thursday, September 24, 2015, at 8:00 p.m.
For a donation, fans can enter to win a trip to New York to attend the band's concert on September 5, where they will be given tickets to the show, soundcheck access and a backstage hangout complete with playing hacky sack with the band members.
Artists are lending their time And talent to the GRAMMY Foundation using Prizeo