Useful Links and Other Resources.

Zac Condon of Beirut
New Mexico artist Zac Condon of Beirut

The Music Commission provides resources to the state’s music industry and to the general public. In this section, you will find information about Grant funding opportunities through New Mexico Arts, the state’s Arts Agency, funded primarily through the National Endowment for the Arts. You will also find information about private and corporate funding, useful links for musicians, as well as access to our New Mexico Music Directory and our statewide music performance calendar.

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  • State Grants
    New Mexico Arts is the state arts agency and a division of the Department of Cultural Affairs. Its primary function is to provide financial support for nonprofits and governmental organizations for arts activities in the following discipline areas: performing arts, visual arts, literary arts, media arts, multidisciplinary arts (involving more than one artistic discipline), and interdisciplinary arts (relating two or more artistic disciplines).
  • Private Grants
    Private Funding Available to New Mexico Musicians This page examples private, corporate, and government funding sources that may be available to New Mexico musicians, music educators, and music-related organizations or projects. The list was compiled by querying current and past
  • 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