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Asian American Music Society (Uncredited)

Asian American Music Society

The Asian American Music society (AAMS) was founded in 1989 as an organization dedicated to the continued appreciation of all music.  AAMS has performing members, regular members, an executive committee and a board of directors representing China, India, Indonesia, Japan, Korea, Philippines, Sri Lanka, Thailand, Vietnam, and other Asian American cultures.  AAMS supports the Asian Pacific American Council (APAC), the Federal Asian Pacific American Council (FAPAC), and the National Association of Professional Asian American Women (NAPAW) functions, as well as other Asian embassy events to promote cultural diversity by blending eastern and western styles, and creating opportunities for musicians from all corners of the world.  AAMS produced the world premiere Chinese contemporary opera Lang-Ying for the Asian Song Festival and Asian Chamber Music Festival at the Kennedy Center for the Asian American Heritage Month celebration, as well as the Lunar New Year Festival.  They have performed at NASA, GSA, NIH, HUD, FDA and the Japanese and Korean Embassies during past Asian American Heritage Months.

Upcoming Millennium Stage Performances

Watch these performances free at the Kennedy Center or online.

Video

11/12/14: Asian American Music Society 2014 Woodwind, Piano, String, and Voice International Competition


Watch Past Performances

Asian American Music Society 5/2/14: Asian American Music Society

In celebration of Asian/Pacific American Heritage Month, the George Mason University India Classic Music Group, Alice Gu-Zheng Ensemble, International Sounds band, and a number of sing-along vocalists perform.

Asian American Music Society

In celebration of Asian/Pacific American Heritage Month, the George Mason University India Classic Music Group, Alice Gu-Zheng Ensemble, International Sounds band, and a number of sing-along vocalists perform.
Asian American Music Society 11/25/13: Asian American Music Society

Young winners of its 2013 woodwind, piano, string, and voice international competitions perform.

Asian American Music Society

Young winners of its 2013 woodwind, piano, string, and voice international competitions perform.
Asian American Music Society 11/25/12: Asian American Music Society

The organization presents its young artists in a musical program.

Asian American Music Society

The organization presents its young artists in a musical program.
Target Family Night: Asian American Music Society 5/5/12: Target Family Night: Asian American Music Society

Performances by Fairfax Chinese Dance Troupe, Japanese Taiko Club, Washington Korean Dance Company, Natyabhoomi School of India Dance, Wrhatnala Indonesia Music & Dance, and Sri Lanka Dance Group of Washington. Part of Asian-Pacific American Heritage Month.

Target Family Night: Asian American Music Society

Performances by Fairfax Chinese Dance Troupe, Japanese Taiko Club, Washington Korean Dance Company, Natyabhoomi School of India Dance, Wrhatnala Indonesia Music & Dance, and Sri Lanka Dance Group of Washington. Part of Asian-Pacific American Heritage Month.
Target Family Night: Asian American Music Society 1/7/12: Target Family Night: Asian American Music Society

The group presents its young artists in a musical program.

Target Family Night: Asian American Music Society

The group presents its young artists in a musical program.
Asian Traditional Instruments Ensemble and Chorus 5/6/11: Asian Traditional Instruments Ensemble and Chorus

The Asian American Music Society presents “Celebrate Asian/Pacific American Heritage Month” with a concert featuring members from the Chinese Music Society of Greater Washington's Chinese Traditional Orchestra, Nova Music and Arts Academy, Washington Japanese Choral Society, Korean Traditional Music Ensemble of New York, and the Korean Washington Soloist Ensemble. Presented in cooperation with the Asian American Music Society.

Asian Traditional Instruments Ensemble and Chorus

The Asian American Music Society presents “Celebrate Asian/Pacific American Heritage Month” with a concert featuring members from the Chinese Music Society of Greater Washington's Chinese Traditional Orchestra, Nova Music and Arts Academy, Washington Japanese Choral Society, Korean Traditional Music Ensemble of New York, and the Korean Washington Soloist Ensemble. Presented in cooperation with the Asian American Music Society.
Asian American Music Society’s International Competition 12/7/10: Asian American Music Society’s International Competition

Elementary, middle, and high school student winners perform in categories of woodwind, piano, string, and voice.

Asian American Music Society’s International Competition

Elementary, middle, and high school student winners perform in categories of woodwind, piano, string, and voice.
Asian American Music Society 5/7/10: Asian American Music Society

The Asian American Music Society presents a festival that celebrates Asian/Pacific American Heritage Month with performances by Somapa Thai Dance Company and Dhroopad featuring Bangladeshi, Burmese, and Sri Lankan music and dance.

Asian American Music Society

The Asian American Music Society presents a festival that celebrates Asian/Pacific American Heritage Month with performances by Somapa Thai Dance Company and Dhroopad featuring Bangladeshi, Burmese, and Sri Lankan music and dance.

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