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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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ABOUT US
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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! 

Please CHOOSE to DONATE and /or SUPPORT NAMA Today!

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UPCOMING NAMA EVENTS

  • Every 4th MONDAY JAZZ  & BLUES NITE  at NAMA-MONTHLY!
    Every 4th MONDAY JAZZ  & BLUES NITE  at NAMA-MONTHLY!
    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
    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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  • APRIL- MONDAY NITE JAMS!- Music of the DIASPORA!
    APRIL- MONDAY NITE JAMS!- Music of the DIASPORA!
    Multiple Dates
    Mon, Sep 25
    NEW AMSTERDAM MUSICAL ASSOC. (NAMA)
    Sep 25, 7:00 PM – 11:00 PM
    NEW AMSTERDAM MUSICAL ASSOC. (NAMA), 107 W 130th St, New York, NY 10027, USA
    Sep 25, 7:00 PM – 11:00 PM
    NEW AMSTERDAM MUSICAL ASSOC. (NAMA), 107 W 130th St, New York, NY 10027, USA
    Come join us for the Longest running JAM Sessions in Harlem!!
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  • MASTER'S JAM-  EACH WEDNESDAY at NAMA with HARLEM LATE NIGHT JAZZ!
    MASTER'S JAM-  EACH WEDNESDAY at NAMA with HARLEM LATE NIGHT JAZZ!
    Multiple Dates
    Wed, Sep 27
    New York
    Sep 27, 8:00 PM – Sep 28, 12:05 AM
    New York, 107 W 130th St, New York, NY 10027, USA
    Sep 27, 8:00 PM – Sep 28, 12:05 AM
    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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  • PRE-VALENTINES TOAST with CAPTAIN! GAMBLE at NAMA!
    PRE-VALENTINES TOAST with CAPTAIN! GAMBLE at NAMA!
    Multiple Dates
    Tue, Oct 10
    NEW AMSTERDAM MUSICAL ASSOC. (NAMA)
    Oct 10, 7:00 PM – 11:00 PM
    NEW AMSTERDAM MUSICAL ASSOC. (NAMA), 107 W 130th St, New York, NY 10027, USA
    Oct 10, 7:00 PM – 11:00 PM
    NEW AMSTERDAM MUSICAL ASSOC. (NAMA), 107 W 130th St, New York, NY 10027, USA
    Come enjoy a Pre- Valentine's Day Celebration with Champagne & Roses for the Ladies with Keith the CAPTAIN Gamble & the NU GYPSIES BAND! * Featurd Performances only... NO OPEN MIC on this Night!
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  • MASTER'S JAM-  EACH WEDNESDAY!
    MASTER'S JAM-  EACH WEDNESDAY!
    Multiple Dates
    Wed, Dec 27
    New York
    Dec 27, 8:00 PM – 11:50 PM
    New York, 107 W 130th St, New York, NY 10027, USA
    Dec 27, 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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PAST EVENT HIGHLIGHTS

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