FAME Upcoming Public Performances & Events

The FAME Jazz Band and FAME Jazz Ensemble perform at public and private community and regional events. The members serve as dynamic musical ambassadors. Join our mailing list so you won’t miss a single event! If you would like to have the members perform at your event, email us at


FAME Jazz Ensemble

In Concert

Sunday, December 8, 2019 @ 6pm

Free – Ticketed Event

There is a ticket give away at 4:30.  Tickets are issued on a first-come, first-serve basis in the lobby.

The John F. Kennedy Center
for the Performing Arts
Terrace Theatre
2700 F Street, NW
Washington, DC 20566

FAME is a harmony of music and education. We prepare middle and high school youth for college and career through a four-pronged approach: Music Instruction, Educational Support, College Preparation, and Work Readiness.

Presented By FAME & NEWorks Productions


FAME Holiday Celebration

‘Tis the Season with Prince George’s County Council Member, The Honorable Derrick Leon Davis

DATE: Saturday, December 21, 2019 —  1:00 PM

A Majestic Musical Holiday Celebration
Featuring the talents of FAME Youth Musicians
And Special guests to be announced!
Location: closed event



Motown Revue 2020

Date: TBD



The FAME Jazz Band Annual Concert

Date & Location to be finalized.

Please check back for further information.

Race 4 FAME 2020!
A fun scavenger hunt with lots of prizes

Date: Saturday, May 2020 • 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM

Location: National Harbor, Fort Washington, MD

Race 4 FAME is a family-friendly and exciting “Scavenger Hunt”, it was created in 2016 by United Parcel Service (UPS) management and employees in the DC Region to provide a family-friendly and exciting “Scavenger Hunt” while helping local nonprofit FAME – Foundation for the Advancement of Music & Education provide academic and cultural programs for youth in the Greater Washington Region.



Summer Music Program 2020

Date: July 6-10 Middle School
Date: July 13-17 High School

Music Technology Workshop
Jazz Intensive Workshop
Vocal Workshop
Location: University of Maryland College Park


16th Anniversary Celebration and Awards Program

Date: Saturday, July 11, 2020 — 6:00 PM

Samuel Riggs IV Alumni Center
University of Maryland College Park
7801 Alumni Drive
College Park, Maryland 20742





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