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About the Music Commission

Welcome to the New Mexico Music Commission. The Commission is made up of a diverse cross-section of New Mexico citizens who represent all facets of our musical community; education, performance, presenting, recording, and support services. As is benefiting New Mexico,

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Celebrating New Mexico’s Music

Showcasing New Mexico’s Extraordinary Talent. The New Mexico Music Commission is honored to showcase the rich and diverse talents of our state’s music industry. We proudly feature our state’s award winners, through the Governor’s Arts Awards and the Music Commission’s

photo: Jemez Historic Site Concert, June 2015

New Mexico Music Directory

A Clearinghouse of New Mexico’s Music Industry. The New Mexico Music Directory is an online listing of New Mexico performing artists and businesses supporting the music industry in New Mexico. The directory serves to connect artists and businesses with individuals

Latest News

  • New Mexico Music Commission to Meet in Albuquerque

    New Mexico Music Commission to Meet in Albuquerque

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 6, 2016   Contact: David Schwartz, Chair, New Mexico Music Commission Phone: 415-730-7305 dsmedia@earthlink.net   New Mexico Music Commission to Meet in Albuquerque July 12, 2016   Santa Fe – The New Mexico Music Commission will
  • New Mexico Music Commission to Meet in Santa Fe

    New Mexico Music Commission to Meet in Santa Fe

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 5, 2016 Contact: David Schwartz, Chair, New Mexico Music Commission Phone: 415-730-7305 dsmedia@earthlink.net New Mexico Music Commission to Meet in Albuquerque May 5, 2016 Santa Fe – The New Mexico Music Commission will hold a meeting
  • New Mexico Music Commission to Meet in Albuquerque

    New Mexico Music Commission to Meet in Albuquerque

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 3, 2016 Contact: David Schwartz, Chair, New Mexico Music Commission Phone: 415-730-7305 dsmedia@earthlink.net New Mexico Music Commission to Meet in Albuquerque March 8, 2016 Santa Fe – The New Mexico Music Commission will hold a meeting
  • Socorro Native wins 2016 Grammy for Producer of the Year

    Socorro Native wins 2016 Grammy for Producer of the Year

    The GRAMMYs 2016 Producer of the Year: Jeff Bhasker Bhasker, from Socorro, New Mexico, wins Producer of the Year for his work with: “Ain’t Gonna Drown” (Elle King) “Burning Doves” (Mikky Ekko) “Burning House” (Cam) “Grand Romantic” (Nate Ruess) “Last
  • Chamber Music America is accepting proposals for New Jazz Works

    Chamber Music America is accepting proposals for New Jazz Works

    Chamber Music America’s New Jazz Works program provides grants to U.S. jazz ensembles to create, perform, and if desired, record new works. The new work may be composed by the ensemble leader, a member of the ensemble, or by a