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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,

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

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

  • Music Commission to Meet in Albuquerque November 13, 2018

    Music Commission to Meet in Albuquerque November 13, 2018

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 6, 2018 Contact: Thomas Goodrich, New Mexico Music Commission Administrator Phone: 505-827-6454 Thomas.Goodrich@state.nm.us New Mexico Music Commission to Meet in Albuquerque November 13, 2018 Santa Fe – The New Mexico Music Commission will hold a meeting on Tuesday,
  • Dong, Wesley ~ violin & piano

    Dong, Wesley ~ violin & piano

    New Mexico Music Commission’s Student Musician Spotlight Featured Student: Wesley Dong ~ Albuquerque Wesley Dong is a violinist, pianist, and a junior at La Cueva High School in Albuquerque, NM. At the age of 6, Wesley started his music career
  • Chapman, Sydney ~ trumpet

    Chapman, Sydney ~ trumpet

    New Mexico Music Commission’s Student Musician Spotlight Featured Student: Sydney Chapman ~ Farmington | Kirtland Sydney Chapman has been playing the trumpet with the Kirtland schools for the past 8 years, 4 years with the San Juan College (SJC) Symphonic
  • Music Commission to Meet in Albuquerque August 14, 2018

    Music Commission to Meet in Albuquerque August 14, 2018

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 7, 2018 Contact: Thomas Goodrich, New Mexico Music Commission Administrator Phone: 505-827-6454 Thomas.Goodrich@state.nm.us New Mexico Music Commission to Meet in Albuquerque August 14, 2018 Santa Fe – The New Mexico Music Commission will hold a meeting on Tuesday,
  • Music Commission to Meet in Santa Fe June 12, 2018

    Music Commission to Meet in Santa Fe June 12, 2018

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 5, 2018 Contact: Thomas Goodrich, New Mexico Music Commission Phone: 505-827-6454 Thomas.Goodrich@state.nm.us New Mexico Music Commission to Meet in Santa Fe June 12, 2018  Santa Fe – The New Mexico Music Commission will hold a meeting on Tuesday,