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New Amsterdam Musical Association 

Musician

ABOUT NAMA

107 W 130th St, New York, NY 10027

Founded in 1904, NAMA (New Amsterdam Musical Association), is the oldest African-American musical organization in the United States. It was founded at the time that the American Federation of Musicians Local 310 did not admit minority musicians. Taking matters in their own hands, NAMA became the first black music union thus allowing black musicians to perform in and around New York City!

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Milestone Celebration!

The NAMA Brownstone Celebrates a Milestone Centennial in Harlem!

NAMA has been headquartered in Harlem in the same location for 100 Years, 

an amazing accomplishment and show of dedication by the organization to 

support black musicians. A historic landmark, the NAMA brownstone has

been the cornerstone of black culture in Harlem, New York City. 

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After 100 Years serving the community from its Historical Landmark  location,

Upgrades the NAMA Brownstone Building has begun!

Please help us do necessary repairs and renovations.

Join us for a recap of Centennial Fundraiser Gala highlights, evening of appreciation music

and more as the celebration of a Century of service here in the Harlem Community continues,

or click below to make a donation to help ensure NAMA's community-nurturing work can continue into the next century for generations of Artists to come!

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UPCOMING NAMA EVENTS

  • NAMA's MONTHLY --JAZZ  & BLUES NIGHT!
    Mon, Aug 22
    New Amsterdam Musical Association (NAMA)
    Aug 22, 2022, 11:00 PM – Dec 24, 2024, 1:00 PM
    New Amsterdam Musical Association (NAMA), 107 West 130th St , NYC 10027
    NAMA's Legendary Jazz & Blues Jam Nite
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  • DECEMBER 2022- MONDAY NITE JAMS!
    Multiple Dates
    Mon, Dec 05
    New York
    Dec 05, 7:00 PM – 11:00 PM
    New York, 107 W 130th St, New York, NY 10027, USA
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  • Weekly Monday Nite Jams & Open Mic
    Multiple Dates
    Tue, Dec 06
    New York
    Dec 06, 7:00 PM – Dec 07, 7:00 PM
    New York, 107 W 130th St, New York, NY 10027, USA
    NAMA Weekly Monday Nite Jams
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  • MASTER'S JAM-  EACH WEDNESDAY!
    Multiple Dates
    Wed, Dec 07
    New York
    Dec 07, 8:00 PM – 11:50 PM
    New York, 107 W 130th St, New York, NY 10027, USA
    Join us for these Fabulous MASTER'S JAM events EACH WEDNESDAY hosted by HARLEM LATE NIGHT JAZZ at NAMA HARLEM!
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  • NAMA MEMORIAL DAY & BACK YARD JAM 2022
    Feb 25, 2023, 12:00 AM – Feb 26, 2023, 6:00 AM
    New York, 107 W 130th St, New York, NY 10027, USA
    LIVE BANDS, GUESTS ARTISTS, FOOD & FUN! featuring Michael Young & the Soul Guard Band & More
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PAST EVENT HIGHLIGHT

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