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

  • 2017 Platinum Music Awards Featured On KVSF Radio

    2017 Platinum Music Awards Featured On KVSF Radio

    KVSF Radio’s Platinum Music Awards Feature with Richard Eeds New Mexico Music Commission Foundation president, David Schwartz, was recently interviewed by Richard Eeds on KVSF Radio in Santa Fe. A very nice interview, indeed. David is producer of the Platinum Music
  • 2017 Platinum Music Awards: Call for Nominations

    2017 Platinum Music Awards: Call for Nominations

    Who Are New Mexico’s Musical Heroes? From January 1 until February 15 you will have a chance to nominate the people and organizations that have made major contributions to the musical arts of New Mexico. ​Five Honorees will be celebrated on
  • 2017 Platinum Music Awards Featured in Santa Fe Reporter

    2017 Platinum Music Awards Featured in Santa Fe Reporter

    Thank you to the Santa Fe Reporter and Alex De Vore for the great article about the 2017 Platinum Music Awards! Here is a link to the Reporter’s article.     For more information about the awards: Platinum Music Awards
  • Music Commission to Meet in Albuquerque

    Music Commission to Meet in Albuquerque

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE January 5, 2017 Contact: Dan Stoddard, Interim Chair, New Mexico Music Commission Phone: 575-791-3393 dandjstoddard@gmail.com New Mexico Music Commission to Meet in Albuquerque January 10, 2017  Santa Fe – The New Mexico Music Commission will hold a
  • Music Commission to Meet in Albuquerque

    Music Commission to Meet in Albuquerque

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 10, 2016 Contact: David Schwartz, Chair, New Mexico Music Commission Phone: 415-730-7305 dsmedia@earthlink.net New Mexico Music Commission to Meet in Albuquerque November 10, 2016 Santa Fe – The New Mexico Music Commission will hold a meeting on Tuesday,