FAME Programs

  • fame jazz band
    More than just a band, the FAME Jazz Band Program (FJBP) was established in 2015 as a community-based, year-round initiative that improves students’ musicianship and appreciation for Jazz, and provides opportunities for them to showcase their talents, improve their academic skills, and prepare for college and career success.
  • summer music
    This unique and fun-filled summer program is designed for students, grades 7 through 12, who are interested in careers or learning more about music composition, recording or production, and singing. The program is conducted at the state-of-the-art and friendly atmosphere of the University of Maryland College Park School of Music.
  • Music is Central
    Supports school-based and after-school music programs by providing supplemental music instruction, materials, supplies, instruments and opportunities to share a performance stage with the Fame Jazz Band and professional musicians.
  • Career Readiness
    Students develop technical skills for music industry-related occupations as well as soft skills such as organization, time management, goal setting, and networking necessary for employment in any industry.