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Berklee City Music Network ConferenceSeptember 5, 2014
 The annual Berklee City Music Network Conference will take place November 2-5, 2014, in Los Angeles, California. The Berkley City Music Network is a music education initiative run out of Berklee College of Music that currently reaches more than 27,000 students at 47 partner sites throughout North America.
Digital Resource Exchange About Music (DREAM)September 5, 2014
 Music educators, students, researchers and software developers from The Royal Conservatory (RCM), Queen’s University, and Concordia University worked in collaboration to develop Digital Resource Exchange About Music (DREAM).
2014 NTD International Piano CompetitionAugust 19, 2014
he NTD International Piano Competition will take place October 2-5, 2014, in New York City. The competition with Semi-Final and Final rounds will take place at Engleman Hall at Baruch College and the Future Stars Recital and Award Ceremony will be at Zankel Hall at Carnegie Hall. It is produced by NTD Television, and will be televised around the world via satellite, cable and the Internet. 
NMC “Copy Kid” PSA Wins New York Emmy AwardAugust 13, 2014
 The National Music Council/ Music Publishers’ Association “Copy Kid,” an animated PSA that encourages young people to respect the rights of creators, won best Community/Public Service Award at the 57th Annual New York Emmy Awards.
New PSA Promotes Music MakingAugust 12, 2014
 The NAMM Foundation’s 2014 public service announcement (PSA) titled “Bring More to Life” is now playing for potential music makers worldwide. The second TV-ready PSA in the “Just Play” campaign focuses on the power of playing music. NAMM members are encouraged to share the beautiful new NAMM Foundation PSAs in their stores, on websites, social media and with local TV and radio stations.