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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.
Apply for The ASCAP Foundation Morton Gould Young Composer Awards
Winners receive a cash prize. Submit by February 1, 2019.
Why Back to School Means Back to Basics for Music Education
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