National Museum of African American Music (NMAAM)

Artistic Category
Music
Populations Served
K-12
Special Needs
Online Presence
NMAAM is a museum dedicated to the preservation education and conservation of all musical genres that were influenced or created by African Americans. As part of its educational outreach "From Nothing to Something" or FN2S is an interactive program that educates children (K-12) about history cultural significance & geography of musical styles through five (5) music instruments: spoons playing harmonica banjo washtub bass & cigar box guitar. In some of the programs children receive their own instruments.