Where music grows.

Our mission

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 mission

Jazz Luminary Dee Dee Bridgewater to Receive ASCAP Foundation Champion Award

The ASCAP Foundation Hosts Summer Benefit

Richie Sambora, Orianthi, Cinco Paul and more perform at intimate fundraiser for the Foundation's vital programs

David Leon's New Thing at Newport

ASCAP jazz composer/musician talks music, upbringing and playing the Newport Jazz Festival on 8/5, as part of The ASCAP Foundation/Newport partnership

The ASCAP Foundation programs

We benefit the entire music community with an ever-expanding series of awards, scholarships, career development workshops and humanitarian programs.

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