Feb
4
11:30 am11:30

22nd Annual Serita Doyle Lattimore Scholarship Luncheon

  • DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel - Campbell Centre

The annual Serita Doyle Lattimore Scholarship Luncheon provides DMMA an opportunity to recognize and honor individuals who have made extraordinary contributions to their communities in the field of music.

A highlight of the Luncheon is the gala celebration of music! All of those attending the Scholarship Luncheon will be treated to magnificent performances by accomplished musicians, some of whom are past scholarship recipients.

Tickets must be purchased in advance. (Purchase information will be coming soon.)

A Concert of Unity
Nov
6
6:00 pm18:00

A Concert of Unity

  • First Presbyterian Church of Dallas

The South Dallas Concert Choir, Alfrelynn Roberts, Conductor, and the First Presbyterian Church Chancel Choir, Joshua Taylor, Conductor, join voices for a powerful concert of unity. At First Presbyterian Church of Dallas, 1835 Young Street, Dallas (free parking).

A Night to Remember ...
Nov
5
5:00 pm17:00

A Night to Remember ...

  • The Black Academy of Arts & Letters

The African American Museum of Dallas presents The Scott Joplin Chamber Orchestra of Houston in "A Night to Remember...", 5PM, Saturday, November 5, 2016 at The Black Academy of Arts & Letters, 1319 Canton, Dallas, TX 75202. Benefiting The South Dallas Children's Choir. Tickets available at The African American Museum or Ticketmaster. Group rates available 214-565.9026 ext. 304.

Jun
25
4:00 pm16:00

Sacred Choral Music Concert

  • Pearly Gates Baptist Church

The weeklong Sacred Choral Music Workshop culminates in a public concert that is not to be missed.  Clinician Patrick Lundy will direct the workshop choir in performing gospel works learned and practiced throughout the week of the workshop. Attendance is free.

Jun
20
Jun 24

Sacred Choral Music Workshop

  • Pearly Gates Baptist Church

A well known, credentialed choral director provides five consecutive evenings of training for one hundred plus participants from area churches, developing a repertoire of hymns, anthems, gospels, and Negro spirituals composed or arranged by African American musicians. The rehearsals culminate in a concert on Saturday evening that is open to the public. The clinician for 2016 is the esteemed Patrick Lundy.

Apr
9
3:00 pm15:00

The Jowanda Jordan Festival of Negro Spirituals (Kwei Kwei)

  • St. Luke Community United Methodist Church

Individuals, high school choral groups, church choirs, and community groups from Texas, Oklahoma, Arkansas, and Louisiana perform Negro Spirituals. The event will be at St. Luke "Community" United Methodist Church in Dallas. Attendance is free.

Mar
12
4:00 pm16:00

Young Musicians Showcase

  • Barack Obama Male Leadership Academy

Area high school students perform vocal and instrumental arrangements of classical and semiclassical music in a noncompetitive environment. 

Jan
30
11:30 am11:30

Serita Doyle Lattimore Scholarship Luncheon

  • DoubleTree Hotel Campbell Center

The annual Serita Doyle Lattimore Scholarship Luncheon provides DMMA an opportunity to recognize and honor individuals who have made extraordinary contributions to their communities in the field of music.

A highlight of the Luncheon is the gala celebration of music! All of those attending the Scholarship Luncheon will be treated to magnificent performances by accomplished musicians, some of whom are past scholarship recipients.

Seating is limited and tickets must be purchased in advance. Tickets are $50 each. Persons interested in attending should contact Clara Woods at 214-801-6859 or scholarship.dmma@gmail.com to reserve tickets. Tickets may also be purchased online at 2016dmmascholarship.eventbrite.com .

Jan
31
11:30 am11:30

Scholarship Luncheon

  • Park Inn by Radisson

The annual luncheon provides an opportunity to extend special recognition of individuals for contributions to DMMA and the community. Performers include members, local musicians, and scholarship recipients.

Seating is limited and tickets must be purchased in advance. Tickets are $50 each and may be purchased online at dmmascholarship.eventbrite.com or by calling Ms. Clara Woods at 214-801-6859.

Jan
24
2:00 pm14:00

2015 Scholarship Competition for Piano

  • St. Luke "Community" United Methodist Church

Attendance at the competition is open to the public.

Prize

First place local winner competes at the regional level in April, 2015. First place regional winner receives a trip to the NANM National Conference and will compete for scholarship funds up to $2,500.

Requirements

Competitors must be at least 18 years old and no more than 30 years old before July 31, 2015.

Must perform 3 selections from the repertoire list, which includes a major work by an African American composer.

To Enter

To be considered for competition, mail a completed application form with a nonrefundable $35 application fee and proof of age to DMMA, PO Box 763785, Dallas, TX 75376-3785 by December 15, 2014.

If you have questions, please contact Alfrelynn Roberts at scholarship.dmma@gmail.com.

Resources: Repertoire List, Application Form, Flyer