May 7th, 2016 - 2016 Mississippi Music Awards | Landers Center in Southaven, MS.

December 5th, 2015 - Christmas in Hernando Symphony Concert featuring the Germantown Symphony Orchestra and the Mississippi Youth Chamber Orchestra is back for the third year on Saturday, December 5th at 7 PM. Tickets ONLY $25. Proceeds from the tickets sales will be invested back into the parks of Hernando. Buy your tickets now before they sell out by visiting Fairway Mortgage in Hernando, or online at HernandoParksFoundation.org. Special thanks to our sponsors Fairway Mortgage, Southern Bancorp, Angelfish Media, Stewart Plumbing, Sherry & Richard Patridge, Mary Joyce & Larry Sandridge, Krewe of Hernando, and BankPLUS. Without them this would not be possible.

September 29th, 2015  - Preparing For Your First Studio Experience Open To Members and Guests – FreeCall to rsvp seating is limited.

Techniques and practices for getting the most out of your first recording session, including rehearsal schedules, click tracks, vocal warm ups and practice - Host: Peter Whitham Producer/ Engineer

Location: Infused Studio Hernando, MSTime: 7PM    Call to rsvp seating is limited.

October 27th , 2015  - Preparing For Your First Studio Experience Open To Members and Guests – Free Call to RSVP, seating is limited.

Techniques and practices for getting the most out of your first recording session, including rehearsal schedules, click tracks, vocal warm ups and practice - Host: Peter Whitham Producer | Engineer: Chuck Nardi

Location: Infused Studio Hernando, MSTime: 7PM. Call to RSVP, seating is limited.

November 14th, 2015  - Mississippi Youth Chamber Orchestra will be performing at the 2015 Heritage Awards in North Carolina. Also participating, Mississippi Music Award Winners Aaron Coker and Sam Mooney. 

November 24th, 2015  - Preparing For Your First Studio ExperienceOpen To Members and Guests – FreeCall to rsvp seating is limited.

Techniques and practices for getting the most out of your first recording session, including rehearsal schedules, click tracks, vocal warm ups and practice - Host:  Producer - Peter Whitham | Engineer: Chuck Nardi

Location: Infused Studio Hernando, MS - Time: 7PM.  Call to RSVP, seating is limited.


Past events

December 16, 2010 - Mississippi Music Foundation Songwriter Showcase at Harrah's Casino Tunica MS. The Mississippi Music Foundation and Toby Keith's I Love this Bar & Grill will band together in hosting a Singer/Songwriter showcase featuring the best of Mississippi's talent on Thursday December 16, 2010 from 8 to 12 am to be held inside Harrah’s Casino in Tunica MS. This showcase will spotlight the musical talents of KC Johns, Stuart Patterson, Driving Eternity, Brother Chuck, Lance Strode, Tori Tollison, Zealous and  Mike Tapley. No cover charge; benefits from the event will go toward the Mississippi Music Foundation's Money Match program.

Jan 11, 2011 – Live Sound Basics

Basic Sound System Design and Operations - Host: Chris Walker Sound Engineer Sound Guy Audio

Location: Sound Guy Audio Southaven, MS   Time: 7PM

Feb 3, 2011 - Mississippi Music Foundation Singer/Songwriter Showcase at Harrah's Casino Tunica MS. The Mississippi Music Foundation and Toby Keith's I Love this Bar & Grill presents a Singer/Songwriter showcase featuring the best of Mississippi's talent on Thursday February 3, 2011 from 8 to midnight to be held inside Harrah’s Casino in Tunica MS. This showcase will spotlight the musical talents of Burning Waco, Two Dollar General, Brother Chuck, Angel Down, Tori Tollison,. No cover charge; benefits from the event will go toward the Mississippi Music Foundation's Money Match program.

Feb 9, 2011 – Church Sound Design

Design and service outline and operations for modern worship - Host: Ben Williams Essential Audio Nashville, Tn

Location: MSMF Offices Eudora, MS - Time: 7PM   We will be taking the shuttle to Memphis for this event. Room for 10 people

Please RSVP   662-429-2939

March 3, 2011 –MS musicians All Four Glory will be featured on WREG Live at 9 at 9am/10am central time. Christian group All Four Glory will be performing songs from their self-titled CD.

March 3, 2011 –The Mississippi Music Foundation and Toby Keith's "I Love This Bar & Grill" will present a singer/songwriter showcase, featuring the best of Mississippi's talent, Thursday, March 3 from 8 p.m. to midnight at Harrah's Casino in Tunica. The event spotlights the musical talents of MS musicians Modern Slag, Jp and the JackRollers, Hancock Co., Blake Ryan and Tori Tollison. There is no cover change. Benefits from the event go toward the Mississippi Music Foundation's Money Match program, which is for artists living in Mississippi seeking to record and release an original CD.

April 21, 2011 - The Mississippi Music Foundation and Toby Keith's "I Love This Bar & Grill"  present a singer/songwriter showcase featuring the best of Mississippi's talent, Thursday, April 21 from 8 p.m. to midnight at Harrah's Casino in Tunica MS. The event spotlights the singer/songwriter talents of MS musicians Tori Tollison, Stuart Patterson, Ashes of Time and Craig Davis Band. There is no cover change; benefits from the event go toward the Mississippi Music Foundation's Money Match program, which is for artists living in Mississippi seeking to record and release an original CD.

May 4, 2011 – Mississippi Music Foundation and “The Spot”  present a singer/songwriter showcase featuring the best of Mississippi's talent Wednesday, May 4th from 7 p.m. to 11 p.m. 210 Commerce Street, Hernando  MS. The event spotlights the singer/songwriter talents of MS musicians Tori Tollison, Joel Richardson, and Brother Chuck. There is no cover change; benefits from the event go toward the Mississippi Music Foundation's Money Match program, which is for artists living in Mississippi seeking to record and release an original CD.

June 1, 2011 – Mississippi Music Foundation presents a singer/songwriter showcase Wednesday, June 1 from 7 p.m. to 11 p.m. to be held at The Spot Sports Bar and Grill located in the shopping center next to the railroad tracks off of Commerce Street in Hernando MS. The event spotlights the singer/songwriter talents of MS musicians. There is no cover charge; benefits from the event go toward the Mississippi Music Foundation's Money Match program.

July 6, 2011 – Mississippi Music Foundation and “The Spot”  present a singer/songwriter showcase featuring Tori Tollison and Ashes of Time Wednesday, July 6th from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. 210 Commerce Street, Hernando  MS. The event spotlights the singer/songwriter talents of MS musicians Tori Tollison and Ashes of Time . There is no cover change; benefits from the event go toward the Mississippi Music Foundation's Money Match program, which is for artists living in Mississippi seeking to record and release an original CD.

July 12, 2011  – Beginning Songwriting and Song Showcase    Open To Members and Guests – Free   Beginning songwriting techniques - Practices for developing good lyric writing, including how and what to draw influence from for lyrics and concepts, Open Mic for songwriter showcase

Host: Dr. Reginold Martin – University of Memphis – Peter Whitham Composer -  Robert Picone Songwriter

Location: Infused Studio Hernando, MS                  

Time: 7PM     Call to rsvp seating is limited.

Aug 3, 2011 - Mississippi Music Foundation singer/songwriter showcase Wednesday, Aug 3 from 7 p.m. to 11 p.m. to be held at The Spot Sports Bar and Grill located in the shopping center next to the railroad tracks off of Commerce Street in Hernando MS. The event spotlights the singer/songwriter talents of MS musicians. There is no cover charge; benefits from the event go toward the Mississippi Music Foundation's Money Match program.

Aug 9, 2011  - Preparing For Your First Studio ExperienceOpen To Members and Guests – Free  Call to rsvp seating is limited.

Techniques and practices for getting the most out of your first recording session, including rehearsal schedules,

click tracks, vocal warm ups and practice - Host: Robert Picone Producer/ Engineer

Location: Infused Studio Hernando, MS  Time: 7PM    Call to rsvp seating is limited.

Sept 13, 2011 – Your First Recording Session/Musician     Call to rsvp seating is limited.

Open To Members and Guests – Free

What to expect in your first recording session. Recording studio procedures. - Host: Robert Picone Producer/ Engineer

Location: Infused Studio Hernando, MS

Time: 7PM       Call to rsvp seating is limited.

Oct 11, 2011  – Recording Basics

Open To Members and Guests – Free

Equipment overview. Basic signal flow.  - Host: Robert Picone Producer/ Engineer

Location: Infused Studio Hernando, MS

Time: 7PM     Call to rsvp seating is limited.

Nov 8, 2011 – Recording In Depth    Open To Members and Guests – Free Recording Software.   

Microphone techniques. Compression basics. Equalization Basics    

Host: Robert Picone Producer/ Engineer   Location: Infused Studio Hernando, MS    Call to rsvp seating is limited.

Dec 13, 2011 – Internet Marketing and Sales

Music sales and marketing via internet - Host: Peter Whitham CEO www.qtrnote.com

Location: MSMF Offices Eudora, Ms

Time: 7PM    Call to rsvp seating is limited.

Feb 11, 2012 - The Mississippi Music Foundation gets kids off the street and into music.                                                                          

The Mississippi Music Foundation and Epic Entertainment are teaming up to bring North Mississippi the largest Teen Music Event ever. The event will be complete

with a laser light show and performances by Mississippi natives Skyelor Anderson from The X Factor TV show, Cannon Moyer Pop singer, and other special guests.

DJ Epic will be on hand so spin tunes and host. A portion of the proceeds of this event will benefit the Mississippi Music Foundation Money Match Program.

Money Match program is for artist seeking to record and release an original CD. MSMF will match a portion of funds raised by an artist to complete

one song or group of songs. All genres are accepted but all groups or artist must apply. Please contact the Mississippi Music Foundation at 662-429-2939

Event: Stoplight Party – get kids off the street and into music!

Loc: Southaven Arena

Time: 9:30pm to 12pm

Date: Feb 11, 2012

This event is for ages 15 to 19.  "VALID ID REQUIRED" (at door)

(this is a non-alcoholic event – Chaperoned event)

http://www.mississippimusicfoundation.org/

Mississippi Music Foundation

Contact: Peter Whitham 662-429-2939 ….. msmusicfoundation@gmail.com

Feb 14, 2012  – Beginning Songwriting and Song Showcase    Open To Members and Guests – Free   Beginning songwriting techniques -

Practices for developing good lyric writing, including how and what to draw influence from for lyrics and concepts, Open Mic for songwriter showcase

Host: Dr. Reginold Martin – University of Memphis – Peter Whitham Composer -  Robert Picone Songwriter

Location: Infused Studio Hernando, MS                  

Time: 7PM     Call to rsvp seating is limited.

Mar 7th 2012   Singer/Songwriter Showcase

from 6:30 p.m. to 9 p.m.  Mississippi Music Foundation and the Brick Oven will band together to host the Singer Songwriter Showcase

Brick Oven Pizza Company is located about a half mile west of I-55 in Hernando MS. The event spotlights the

singer/songwriter talents of Cannon Moyer  and Rusty Hartfield, There is no cover charge; benefits

from the event go toward the Mississippi Music Foundation's Money Match program.

March 13, 2012 – Your First Recording Session/Musician     Call to rsvp seating is limited.

Open To Members and Guests – Free

What to expect in your first recording session. Recording studio procedures. - Host: Robert Picone Producer/ Engineer

Location: Infused Studio Hernando, MS

Time: 7PM       Call to rsvp seating is limited.

April  4th 2012   Singer/Songwriter Showcase

from 6:30 p.m. to 9 p.m.  Mississippi Music Foundation and the Brick Oven  Pizza Company.will band together to host the Singer Songwriter Showcase

Brick Oven Pizza Company is located about a half mile west of I-55 in Hernando MS. The event spotlights the

singer/songwriter talents of Autumn Redd  and Rusty Hartfield, There is no cover charge; benefits

from the event go toward the Mississippi Music Foundation's Money Match program.

May 2, 2012 – Mississippi Music Foundation and “Brick Oven Pizza Company”  present a singer/songwriter showcase featuring the best of Mississippi's talent Wednesday, May 2th from 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. The Brick Oven is located about half mile west of I-55 in Hernando MS.. The event spotlights the singer/songwriter talents of MS musicians, The Big Time Rhythm & Blues Band  (2010 International Blues Challenge Regional Contest 2nd Place Winners)

With Special Guest Autumn Redd . There is no cover change; benefits from the event go toward the Mississippi Music Foundation's Money Match program, which is for artists living in Mississippi seeking to record and release an original CD.

May 15, 2012  – Beginning Songwriting and Song Showcase    Open To Members and Guests – Free   Beginning songwriting techniques -

Practices for developing good lyric writing, including how and what to draw influence from for lyrics and concepts, Open Mic for songwriter showcase

Host: Dr. Reginold Martin – University of Memphis – Peter Whitham Composer -  Robert Picone Songwriter

Location: Infused Studio Hernando, MS

Time: 7PM       Call to rsvp seating is limited.

June 16th 2012 -   Mississippi Music Foundation and Fantastic Sams band together for

“Hair, Harleys and Rock & Roll”

Saturday June 16th, 2012 from 11:00 am until …..  Located Fantastic

Sams,  4935 Pepperchase Dr. Suite 30, Southaven, MS  38672 Parking Lot

A Fathers Day Event Celebrating all the Special Men in our lives:

Fathers, Sons, and  Brothers. $11.00 haircuts for all the guys, Hot Dogs on the grill, 2 LIVE Bands

Southern Thunder Harley Davidson  will be there displaying their rides.Come on out ….Roll On In,,, and get Rockin Hair for your Rock-N-Roll Life.

July 4th  2012 Singer/Songwriter Showcase from 6:00 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.

Mississippi Music Foundation and the Brick Oven Pizza Company.

will band together to host the Singer Songwriter Showcase. The Brick Oven

Pizza Company is located about a half mile west of I-55 in Hernando MS.

The event spotlights the singer/songwriter talents of  Rusty

Hartfield, Bret Ross

and special guest Steve Rose ( Elvis Songs ) . There is no cover

charge; benefits from the

event go toward the Mississippi Music Foundation's Money Match program.

July 13th 2012

Mississippi Music Foundation and Lolliops Skating Rink are releasing

Cannon Moyer  ( MSMF Money Match Recipient )  July 13th @ 7:45pm

Lolipops Skating Rink is located at 9099 Hwy 51 , North Southaven . MS. 38671

come support a mississippi Songwriter / Musician .....

Aug 1st  2012

Singer/Songwriter Showcase Aug. 1st . 2012 from 6:00 p.m.- until Mississippi Music Foundation and the Brick Oven Pizza Company.

will band together to host the Singer Songwriter Showcase. The Brick Oven Pizza Company is located about a half mile west of I-55

in Hernando MS. The event spotlights the singer/songwriter talents of  Danny McGreger, Josh Pompa and Craig Arwood.

There is no cover  charge; benefits from the event go toward the Mississippi Music Foundation's Money Match program.

which is for artists living in Mississippi seeking to record and release an original CD.

Aug 14, 2012  - Preparing For Your First Studio Experience Open To Members and Guests – Free  Call to rsvp seating is limited.

Techniques and practices for getting the most out of your first recording session, including rehearsal schedules,

click tracks, vocal warm ups and practice - Host: Peter Whitham Producer/ Engineer

Location: Infused Studio Hernando, MS  Time: 7PM   

Call to rsvp seating is limited.

Aug 21st 2012 - Songwriter Guild Meeting

Will be held at Infused Studios Hernando MS. 7pm

Time: 7PM       Call to rsvp seating is limited.

Sept 5th 2012   Singer/Songwriter Showcase Sept  5th . 2012 from 6:00 p.m.- until

Mississippi Music Foundation and the Brick Oven Pizza Company.

will band together to host the Singer Songwriter Showcase. The Brick Oven Pizza Company is located about a half mile west of I-55

in Hernando MS. The event spotlights the singer/songwriter talents of  Craig Arwood, Vanessa Winter and Jeff Hamrick.

There is no cover  charge; benefits from the event go toward the Mississippi Music Foundation's Money Match program.

which is for artists living in Mississippi seeking to record and release an original CD.

Sept 12, 2012 – Your First Recording Session/Musician     Call to rsvp seating is limited.

Open To Members and Guests – Free

What to expect in your first recording session. Recording studio procedures. - Host: Peter Whitham Producer/ Engineer

Location: Infused Studio Hernando, MS

Time: 7PM       Call to rsvp seating is limited.

Oct 3rd 2012   Singer/Songwriter Showcase Oct 3rd . 2012 from 6:00 p.m.- until

Mississippi Music Foundation and the Brick Oven Pizza Company.

will band together to host the Singer Songwriter Showcase. The Brick Oven Pizza Company is located about a half mile west of I-55

in Hernando MS. The event spotlights the singer/songwriter talents of  Vanessa Winter , Autumn Redd and Maddie Robinson.

There is no cover  charge; benefits from the event go toward the Mississippi Music Foundation's Money Match program.

which is for artists living in Mississippi seeking to record and release an original CD.

Oct 9, 2012  – Recording Basics

Open To Members and Guests – Free

Equipment overview. Basic signal flow.  - Host: Peter Whitham Producer/ Engineer

Location: Infused Studio Hernando, MS

Time: 7PM     Call to rsvp seating is limited.

Oct 19th 2012 - Cultural Exchange - Basic Song Writing

M. R. Dye Public Library - Basic Song Writing   Hosted by: Cannon Moyer, Autumn Redd, Ashley Harris & Peter Whitham

Workshop Starts 6pm - 8pm    2885 Goodman Rd , Horn Lake . MS. 662-393-5654 

Nov 11, 2012 – Recording In Depth    Open To Members and Guests – Free Recording Software.   

Microphone techniques. Compression basics. Equalization Basics    

Host: Peter Whitham  Producer/ Engineer   Location: Infused Studio Hernando, MS    Call to rsvp seating is limited.

Dec 5th 2012 - Singer Songwriter Showcase

Mississippi Music Foundation and “Brick Oven Pizza Company”  present a singer/songwriter showcase featuring the best

of Mississippi's talent Wednesday, Dec 5th  from 6:30 p.m. to until........ The Brick Oven is located

about half mile west of I-55 in Hernando MS.. The event spotlights the singer/songwriter talents of MS musicians.  

There is no cover change; benefits from the event go toward the Mississippi Music Foundation's Money Match program,

which is for artists living in Mississippi seeking to record and release an original CD.

Dec 8th 2012

Musical entertainment will be 

provided by the MS Music Foundation.

Friends of the Horn Lake Library will host the first annual 

Southern Author Celebration on Saturday, 

December 8 from 1:00-4:00. From fantasy to self-help, western romance to historical 

with a helping of children’s and young adult fiction, nine award winning Southern 

authors will share their inspirations, perspectives 

and challenges with book talks and signings. Musical entertainment will be provided 

by the MS Music Foundation. Featuring Songwriters Autumn Redd

and Vanessa Winter. Refreshments are courtesy of Friends of the Horn Lake Library. Featured are historical authors Nancy Gentry 

and Julie Hawkins, fantasy authors Devin Graham and M.R. Williamson, 

self-help authors Dr. Helen Harper, Jan Knight and Mary Anne Doolittle Byrne, 

western romance author Debra Parmley and prolific children/young 

adult author Steve Pridmore.

Dec 11, 2012 – Internet Marketing and Sales

Music sales and marketing via internet - Host: Peter Whitham CEO www.qtrnote.com

Location: MSMF Offices Eudora, Ms

Time: 7PM    Call to rsvp seating is limited.

Jan 2nd,  2013 - Singer Songwriter Showcase

Mississippi Music Foundation and “Brick Oven Pizza Company”  present a singer/songwriter showcase featuring the best

of Mississippi's talent Wednesday, Jan 2nd 2013  from 6:30 p.m. to until........ The Brick Oven is located

about half mile west of I-55 in Hernando MS.. The event spotlights the singer/songwriter talents of MS musicians.  

There is no cover change; benefits from the event go toward the Mississippi Music Foundation's Money Match program,

which is for artists living in Mississippi seeking to record and release an original CD.

Jan 8, 2013 – Live Sound Basics

Basic Sound System Design and Operations - Host: Corry  Zurhorst - Sound and Audio Engineer  

Location: Mississippi Music Foundation, Hernando, MS   Time: 7PM

Feb 6th , 2013  Singer/Songwriter Showcase  from 6:00 p.m.- until

Mississippi Music Foundation and the Brick Oven Pizza Company.

will band together to host the Singer Songwriter Showcase. The Brick Oven Pizza Company is located about a half mile west of I-55

in Hernando MS. The event spotlights the singer/songwriter talents of  Mississippi Musicians.

There is no cover  charge; benefits from the event go toward the Mississippi Music Foundation's Money Match program.

which is for artists living in Mississippi seeking to record and release an original CD.

March 6th, 2013  Singer/Songwriter Showcase  from 6:00 p.m.- until

Mississippi Music Foundation and the Brick Oven Pizza Company.

will band together to host the Singer Songwriter Showcase. The Brick Oven Pizza Company is located about a half mile west of I-55

in Hernando MS. The event spotlights the singer/songwriter talents of  Mississippi Musicians.

There is no cover  charge; benefits from the event go toward the Mississippi Music Foundation's Money Match program.

which is for artists living in Mississippi seeking to record and release an original CD

Mar 12th, 2013 – Your First Recording Session/Musician     Call to rsvp seating is limited.

Open To Members and Guests – Free

What to expect in your first recording session. Recording studio procedures. - Host: Peter Whitham -  Producer / Engineer 

Location: Infused Studio Hernando, MS

Time: 7PM       Call to rsvp seating is limited.

April 3rd , 2013  Singer/Songwriter Showcase  from 6:00 p.m.- until

Mississippi Music Foundation and the Brick Oven Pizza Company.

will band together to host the Singer Songwriter Showcase. The Brick Oven Pizza Company is located about a half mile west of I-55

in Hernando MS. The event spotlights the singer/songwriter talents of  Mississippi Musicians.

There is no cover  charge; benefits from the event go toward the Mississippi Music Foundation's Money Match program.

which is for artists living in Mississippi seeking to record and release an original CD

May 1st , 2013  Singer/Songwriter Showcase  from 6:00 p.m.- until

Mississippi Music Foundation and the Brick Oven Pizza Company.

will band together to host the Singer Songwriter Showcase. The Brick Oven Pizza Company is located about a half mile west of I-55

in Hernando MS. The event spotlights the singer/songwriter talents of  Mississippi Musicians.

There is no cover  charge; benefits from the event go toward the Mississippi Music Foundation's Money Match program.

which is for artists living in Mississippi seeking to record and release an original CD

June 5th , 2013  Singer/Songwriter Showcase from 6:00 p.m.- until

Mississippi Music Foundation and the Brick Oven Pizza Company.

will band together to host the Singer Songwriter Showcase. The Brick Oven Pizza Company is located about a half mile west of I-55

in Hernando MS. The event spotlights the singer/songwriter talents of  Mississippi Musicians.

There is no cover  charge; benefits from the event go toward the Mississippi Music Foundation's Money Match program.

which is for artists living in Mississippi seeking to record and release an original CD

July  3rd , 2013  Singer/Songwriter Showcase from 6:00 p.m.- until

Mississippi Music Foundation and the Brick Oven Pizza Company.

will band together to host the Singer Songwriter Showcase. The Brick Oven Pizza Company is located about a half mile west of I-55

in Hernando MS. The event spotlights the singer/songwriter talents of  Mississippi Musicians.

There is no cover  charge; benefits from the event go toward the Mississippi Music Foundation's Money Match program.

which is for artists living in Mississippi seeking to record and release an original CD

July 9th, 2013  – Beginning Songwriting and Song Showcase    Open To Members and Guests – Free   Beginning songwriting techniques - Practices for developing good lyric writing, including how and what to draw influence from for lyrics and concepts, Open Mic for songwriter showcase

Host: Dr. Reginald Martin – University of Memphis – Peter Whitham - Composer 

Location: Infused Studio Hernando, MS                  

Time: 7PM     Call to rsvp seating is limited.

Aug 6th, 2013  - Preparing For Your First Studio Experience Open To Members and Guests – Free  Call to rsvp seating is limited.

Techniques and practices for getting the most out of your first recording session, including rehearsal schedules, 

click tracks, vocal warm ups and practice - Host: Peter Whitham - Producer/ Engineer

Location: Infused Studio Hernando, MS  Time: 7PM    Call to rsvp seating is limited.

Aug 7th , 2013  Singer/Songwriter Showcase from 6:00 p.m.- until

Mississippi Music Foundation and the Brick Oven Pizza Company.

will band together to host the Singer Songwriter Showcase. The Brick Oven Pizza Company is located about a half mile west of I-55

in Hernando MS. The event spotlights the singer/songwriter talents of  Mississippi Musicians.

There is no cover  charge; benefits from the event go toward the Mississippi Music Foundation's Money Match program.

which is for artists living in Mississippi seeking to record and release an original CD

Aug 7th, 2013

Mississippi Music Foundation and Tunica County join together to present the Singer/Songwriter and Band Competition..

Contestant Participation:  Choose 1 of 3 options:

1.Go to Mississippimusicfoundation.org to Submit information . /join-mmf/

2.Submit information & mp3 to msmusicfoundation@gmail.com

3.Mail CD to Mississippi Music Foundation .2130 HWY 301 S. Hernando MS. 38632. (662-429-2939) Deadline is July 31st 2013.

All Contestants that are accepted will perform and compete at the Tunica Music and Arts Festival and People’s Pizza Awards at the

Paul Battle Arena 3873 U.S 61. Tunica MS. 38676 August 17th 2013 in conjunction with the Black American Softball Association Tournament .

The winner from the Competition will get to record a 6 Song EP at Infused Studios.

Singer/Songwriter and Band Competition is open to all ages for participation .

Aug 17th 2013

Mississippi Music Foundation and Tunica County join together to present the

Mid-South People's Pizza Awards and Rock - N - Rumble Showdown at the Paul Battle Arena, 3873 U.S 61.

Tunica MS. 38676. August 17th 2013 from 12pm - 12am. 

Sept  4th , 2013  Singer/Songwriter Showcase from 6:00 p.m.- until

Mississippi Music Foundation and the Brick Oven Pizza Company.

will band together to host the Singer Songwriter Showcase. The Brick Oven Pizza Company is located about a half mile west of I-55

in Hernando MS. The event spotlights the singer/songwriter talents of  Mississippi Musicians.

There is no cover  charge; benefits from the event go toward the Mississippi Music Foundation's Money Match program.

which is for artists living in Mississippi seeking to record and release an original CD

Sept 10th, 2013 – Your First Recording Session/Musician     Call to rsvp seating is limited.

Open To Members and Guests – Free

What to expect in your first recording session. Recording studio procedures. - Host: Peter Whitham -  Producer / Engineer 

Location: Infused Studio Hernando, MS

Time: 7PM       Call to rsvp seating is limited.

Oct  2nd , 2013  Singer/Songwriter Showcase from 6:00 p.m.- until

Mississippi Music Foundation and the Brick Oven Pizza Company.

will band together to host the Singer Songwriter Showcase. The Brick Oven Pizza Company is located about a half mile west of I-55

in Hernando MS. The event spotlights the singer/songwriter talents of  Mississippi Musicians.

There is no cover  charge; benefits from the event go toward the Mississippi Music Foundation's Money Match program.

which is for artists living in Mississippi seeking to record and release an original CD

Oct 8th, 2013  – Recording Basics

Open To Members and Guests – Free

Equipment overview. Basic signal flow.  - Host: Peter Whitham -  Producer/ Engineer/ Composer

Location: Infused Studio Hernando, MS

Time: 7PM     Call to rsvp seating is limited.

Nov. 5th , 2013 – Recording In Depth    Open To Members and Guests – Free Recording Software.   

Microphone techniques. Compression basics. Equalization Basics    

Host: Peter Whitham -  Producer/ Engineer   Location: Infused Studio Hernando, MS    Call to rsvp seating is limited.

Nov. 6th , 2013  Singer/Songwriter Showcase from 6:00 p.m.- until

Mississippi Music Foundation and the Brick Oven Pizza Company.

will band together to host the Singer Songwriter Showcase. The Brick Oven Pizza Company is located about a half mile west of I-55

in Hernando MS. The event spotlights the singer/songwriter talents of  Mississippi Musicians.

There is no cover  charge; benefits from the event go toward the Mississippi Music Foundation's Money Match program.

which is for artists living in Mississippi seeking to record and release an original CD

Dec. 4th , 2013  Singer/Songwriter Showcase from 6:00 p.m.- until

Mississippi Music Foundation and the Brick Oven Pizza Company.

will band together to host the Singer Songwriter Showcase. The Brick Oven Pizza Company is located about a half mile west of I-55

in Hernando MS. The event spotlights the singer/songwriter talents of  Mississippi Musicians.

There is no cover  charge; benefits from the event go toward the Mississippi Music Foundation's Money Match program.

which is for artists living in Mississippi seeking to record and release an original CD

Dec 10th, 2013 – Internet Marketing and Sales

Music sales and marketing via internet - Host: Peter Whitham CEO www.qtrnote.com

Location: MSMF Offices Eudora, Ms

Time: 7PM    Call to rsvp seating is limited.

Jan 16th 2014

Singer/Songwriter Showcase - Jan 16th,  2014 - 6pm - until................... Mississippi Music Foundation and The Fins and Grill .

Will band together to host 2nd monthly Singer Songwriter Showcase.

The Fins & Grill  is located  ( 2631 McIngvale Rd )  about a half mile east of I-55 across from Walmart  in Hernando MS. 38632

The event spotlights the singer/songwriter talents of Autumn Redd, Cullen Moore & Ivan Duran, Erica & Richard Massey , Allie Purvis , Wilson Harris, and Martin Carver.

There is no cover charge; benefits from the event go toward the Mississippi Music Foundation's 

New Artist Programs which is for artists living in Mississippi seeking to record and release an original CD.

Feb 5th , 2014     Singer/Songwriter Showcase from 6:00 p.m.- until

Mississippi Music Foundation and the Brick Oven Pizza Company.

will band together to host the Singer Songwriter Showcase. The Brick Oven Pizza Company is located about a half mile west of I-55

in Hernando MS. The event spotlights the singer/songwriter talents of  Mississippi Musicians.

There is no cover  charge; benefits from the event go toward the Mississippi Music Foundation's Money Match program.

which is for artists living in Mississippi seeking to record and release an original CD

Feb 20th  2014

Singer/Songwriter Showcase - Feb 20th,  2014 - 6pm - until................... Mississippi Music Foundation and The Fins and Grill .

Will band together to host 2nd monthly Singer Songwriter Showcase.

The Fins & Grill  is located  ( 2631 McIngvale Rd )  about a half mile east of I-55 across from Walmart  in Hernando MS. 38632

The event spotlights the singer/songwriter talents of Mississippi Musicians ......................

There is no cover charge; benefits from the event go toward the Mississippi Music Foundation's 

New Artist Programs which is for artists living in Mississippi seeking to record and release an original CD.

Feb 24th , 2014 – Your First Recording Session/Musician     Call to rsvp seating is limited.

Open To Members and Guests – Free

What to expect in your first recording session. Recording studio procedures. - Host: Robert Picone Producer/ Engineer

Location: Infused Studio Hernando, MS

Time: 7PM       Call to rsvp seating is limited.

Mar 5th , 2014     Singer/Songwriter Showcase from 6:00 p.m.- until

Mississippi Music Foundation and the Brick Oven Pizza Company.

will band together to host the Singer Songwriter Showcase. The Brick Oven Pizza Company is located about a half mile west of I-55

in Hernando MS. The event spotlights the singer/songwriter talents of  Mississippi Musicians.

There is no cover  charge; benefits from the event go toward the Mississippi Music Foundation's Money Match program.

which is for artists living in Mississippi seeking to record and release an original CD

Mar 10th 2014  – Your First Recording Session/Musician     Call to rsvp seating is limited.

Open To Members and Guests – Free

What to expect in your first recording session. Recording studio procedures. - Host: Peter Whitham Producer/ Engineer

Location: Infused Studio Hernando, MS

Time: 7PM       Call to rsvp seating is limited

Mar  20th 2014

Singer/Songwriter Showcase - Mar. 20th,  2014 - 6pm - until................... Mississippi Music Foundation and The Fins and Grill .

Will band together to host 2nd monthly Singer Songwriter Showcase.

The Fins & Grill  is located  ( 2631 McIngvale Rd )  about a half mile east of I-55 across from Walmart  in Hernando MS. 38632

The event spotlights the singer/songwriter talents of Mississippi Musicians...

There is no cover charge; benefits from the event go toward the Mississippi Music Foundation's 

New Artist Programs which is for artists living in Mississippi seeking to record and release an original CD.

Apr 2 , 2014     Singer/Songwriter Showcase from 6:00 p.m.- until

Mississippi Music Foundation and the Brick Oven Pizza Company.

will band together to host the Singer Songwriter Showcase. The Brick Oven Pizza Company is located about a half mile west of I-55

in Hernando MS. The event spotlights the singer/songwriter talents of  Mississippi Musicians.

There is no cover  charge; benefits from the event go toward the Mississippi Music Foundation's Money Match program.

which is for artists living in Mississippi seeking to record and release an original CD

Apr 10th 2014

Our first show in Southern MS. benefiting Mississippi Music Foundation

Zach Myers of Shinedown & Justin Moore of Ingram Hill ..............................April 10th, 2014 in Biloxi MS.

Apr 17th 2014

Singer/Songwriter Showcase - Apr. 17th,  2014 - 6pm - until................... Mississippi Music Foundation and The Fins and Grill .

Will band together to host 2nd monthly Singer Songwriter Showcase.

The Fins & Grill  is located  ( 2631 McIngvale Rd )  about a half mile east of I-55 across from Walmart  in Hernando MS. 38632

The event spotlights the singer/songwriter talents of Mississippi Musicians...

There is no cover charge; benefits from the event go toward the Mississippi Music Foundation's 

New Artist Programs which is for artists living in Mississippi seeking to record and release an original CD.

Apr 24nd , 2014 – Your First Recording Session/Musician     Call to rsvp seating is limited.

Open To Members and Guests – Free

What to expect in your first recording session. Recording studio procedures. - Host: Peter Whitham Producer/ Engineer

Location: Infused Studio Hernando, MS

Time: 7PM       Call to rsvp seating is limited

May 7th , 2014     Singer/Songwriter Showcase from 6:00 p.m.- until

Mississippi Music Foundation and the Brick Oven Pizza Company.

will band together to host the Singer Songwriter Showcase. The Brick Oven Pizza Company is located about a half mile west of I-55

in Hernando MS. The event spotlights the singer/songwriter talents of  Mississippi Musicians.

There is no cover  charge; benefits from the event go toward the New Artist Programs which is for artists living in

Mississippi seeking to record and release an original CD.

May 15th 2014

Singer/Songwriter Showcase - May 15th,  2014 - 6pm - until................... Mississippi Music Foundation and The Fins and Grill .

Will band together to host 2nd monthly Singer Songwriter Showcase.

The Fins & Grill  is located  ( 2631 McIngvale Rd )  about a half mile east of I-55 across from Walmart  in Hernando MS. 38632

The event spotlights the singer/songwriter talents of Mississippi Musicians...

There is no cover charge; benefits from the event go toward the Mississippi Music Foundation's 

New Artist Programs which is for artists living in Mississippi seeking to record and release an original CD.

May 19th , 2014  - Preparing For Your First Studio ExperienceOpen To Members and Guests – Free  Call to rsvp seating is limited.

Techniques and practices for getting the most out of your first recording session, including rehearsal schedules,

click tracks, vocal warm ups and practice - Host: Peter Whitham Producer/ Engineer

Location: Infused Studio Hernando, MS  Time: 7PM    Call to rsvp seating is limited.

June 4th , 2014     Singer/Songwriter Showcase from 6:00 p.m.- until

Mississippi Music Foundation and the Brick Oven Pizza Company.

will band together to host the Singer Songwriter Showcase. The Brick Oven Pizza Company is located about a half mile west of I-55

in Hernando MS. The event spotlights the singer/songwriter talents of  Mississippi Musicians.

There is no cover  charge; benefits from the event go toward the New Artist Programs which is for artists living in

Mississippi seeking to record and release an original CD.

June 19th 2014

Singer/Songwriter Showcase - June 19th,  2014 - 6pm - until................... Mississippi Music Foundation and The Fins and Grill .

Will band together to host 2nd monthly Singer Songwriter Showcase.

The Fins & Grill  is located  ( 2631 McIngvale Rd )  about a half mile east of I-55 across from Walmart  in Hernando MS. 38632

The event spotlights the singer/songwriter talents of Mississippi Musicians...

There is no cover charge; benefits from the event go toward the Mississippi Music Foundation's 

New Artist Programs which is for artists living in Mississippi seeking to record and release an original CD.

July 2nd 2014  

Singer/Songwriter Showcase from 6:00 p.m.- until

Mississippi Music Foundation and the Brick Oven Pizza Company.

will band together to host the Singer Songwriter Showcase. The Brick Oven Pizza Company is located about a half mile west of I-55

in Hernando MS. The event spotlights the singer/songwriter talents of  Mississippi Musicians.

There is no cover  charge; benefits from the event go toward the New Artist Programs which is for artists living in

Mississippi seeking to record and release an original CD.

July 3rd 2014

Mississppi Youth Chamber Orchestra will perfrom at the July 3rd Fireworks...

Event will be at the Hernando Baseball Fields @ 4:00pm Hernando MS 38632

Bands to Perform : Sing for Glenn,Matt Hines,Flirting with Sincerity, Turnrow Cowboys, New Discovery Church Praise Band

Woodstomp, Spelbound and Brother Chuck ..................

July 17th 2014 

Singer/Songwriter Showcase - July 17th ,  2014 - 6pm - until................... Mississippi Music Foundation and The Fins and Grill .

Will band together to host 2nd monthly Singer Songwriter Showcase.

The Fins & Grill  is located  ( 2631 McIngvale Rd )  about a half mile east of I-55 across from Walmart  in Hernando MS. 38632

The event spotlights the singer/songwriter talents of Mississippi Musicians...

There is no cover charge; benefits from the event go toward the Mississippi Music Foundation's 

New Artist Programs which is for artists living in Mississippi seeking to record and release an original CD.

July 20th 2014   -  Preparing For Your First Studio ExperienceOpen To Members and Guests – Free  Call to rsvp seating is limited.

Techniques and practices for getting the most out of your first recording session, including rehearsal schedules,

click tracks, vocal warm ups and practice - Host: Peter Whitham Producer/ Engineer

Location: Infused Studio Hernando, MS  Time: 7PM    Call to rsvp seating is limited.

Aug 6th  2014  

Singer/Songwriter Showcase from 6:00 p.m.- until

Mississippi Music Foundation and the Brick Oven Pizza Company.

will band together to host the Singer Songwriter Showcase. The Brick Oven Pizza Company is located about a half mile west of I-55

in Hernando MS. The event spotlights the singer/songwriter talents of  Mississippi Musicians.

There is no cover  charge; benefits from the event go toward the New Artist Programs which is for artists living in

Mississippi seeking to record and release an original CD.

Aug 21st  2014 

Singer/Songwriter Showcase - Aug 21st ,  2014 - 6pm - until................... Mississippi Music Foundation and The Fins and Grill .

Will band together to host 2nd monthly Singer Songwriter Showcase.

The Fins & Grill  is located  ( 2631 McIngvale Rd )  about a half mile east of I-55 across from Walmart  in Hernando MS. 38632

The event spotlights the singer/songwriter talents of Mississippi Musicians...

There is no cover charge; benefits from the event go toward the Mississippi Music Foundation's 

New Artist Programs which is for artists living in Mississippi seeking to record and release an original CD.

Sept 11, 2014 – Your First Recording Session/Musician     Call to rsvp seating is limited.

Open To Members and Guests – Free

What to expect in your first recording session. Recording studio procedures. - Host: Peter Whitham Producer/ Engineer

Location: Infused Studio Hernando, MS

Time: 7PM       Call to rsvp seating is limited.  662-429-2939

Sept. 18th  2014 

Singer/Songwriter Showcase - Sept. 18th ,  2014 - 6pm - until................... Mississippi Music Foundation and The Fins and Grill .

Will band together to host 2nd monthly Singer Songwriter Showcase.

The Fins & Grill  is located  ( 2631 McIngvale Rd )  about a half mile east of I-55 across from Walmart  in Hernando MS. 38632

The event spotlights the singer/songwriter talents of Mississippi Musicians...

There is no cover charge; benefits from the event go toward the Mississippi Music Foundation's 

New Artist Programs which is for artists living in Mississippi seeking to record and release an original CD.

Oct. 16th  2014 

Singer/Songwriter Showcase - Oct. 16th ,  2014 - 6pm - until................... Mississippi Music Foundation and The Fins and Grill .

Will band together to host 2nd monthly Singer Songwriter Showcase.

The Fins & Grill  is located  ( 2631 McIngvale Rd )  about a half mile east of I-55 across from Walmart  in Hernando MS. 38632

The event spotlights the singer/songwriter talents of Mississippi Musicians...

There is no cover charge; benefits from the event go toward the Mississippi Music Foundation's 

New Artist Programs which is for artists living in Mississippi seeking to record and release an original CD.

Nov. 20th  2014 

Singer/Songwriter Showcase - Nov. 20th ,  2014 - 6pm - until................... Mississippi Music Foundation and The Fins and Grill .

Will band together to host 2nd monthly Singer Songwriter Showcase.

The Fins & Grill  is located  ( 2631 McIngvale Rd )  about a half mile east of I-55 across from Walmart  in Hernando MS. 38632

The event spotlights the singer/songwriter talents of Mississippi Musicians...

There is no cover charge; benefits from the event go toward the Mississippi Music Foundation's 

New Artist Programs which is for artists living in Mississippi seeking to record and release an original CD.

Dec. 18th  2014 

Singer/Songwriter Showcase - Dec. 18th ,  2014 - 6pm - until................... Mississippi Music Foundation and The Fins and Grill .

Will band together to host 2nd monthly Singer Songwriter Showcase.

The Fins & Grill  is located  ( 2631 McIngvale Rd )  about a half mile east of I-55 across from Walmart  in Hernando MS. 38632

The event spotlights the singer/songwriter talents of Mississippi Musicians...

There is no cover charge; benefits from the event go toward the Mississippi Music Foundation's 

New Artist Programs which is for artists living in Mississippi seeking to record and release an original CD.

Jan 29th 2015

The Mississippi Music Foundation presents its new series “The Business of Music.”  Listen to trade secrets while industry professionals break down the keys to being a successful musician.  Whether you are performing musicians, aspiring artists that have or are about to start a band, or a parent that sees a musical gift in your child, this is the seminar for you.  The business of music focuses on both sides of the equation discussing principals that can easily be transferred to all types of business where you have to thoroughly understand your product, fan base and customers.  Listen to Mississippi’s finest up and coming artists as we give you the information to help you achieve your goals.  All shows are free to the public and start at 6:00pm ending at 7:30pm. We will be at the Lee County Library, 219 N. Madison Tupelo, MS. featuring Bonfire Orchestra and Down South 78.   Get your advanced ticket by liking us at http://www.spreaker.com/user/msmf-radio and send an email to sjones.mmf@gmail.com.

Feb 12th 2015

The Mississippi Music Foundation presents its new series “The Business of Music.”  Listen to trade secrets while industry professionals break down the keys to being a successful musician.  Whether you are performing musicians, aspiring artists that have or are about to start a band, or a parent that sees a musical gift in your child, this is the seminar for you.  The business of music focuses on both sides of the equation discussing principals that can easily be transferred to all types of business where you have to thoroughly understand your product, fan base and customers.  Listen to Mississippi’s finest up and coming artists as we give you the information to help you achieve your goals.  All shows are free to the public and start at 6:00pm ending at 7:30pm. We will be at M.R. Davis Public Library, 8554 Northwest Drive , Southaven, MS . 38672 . featuring Flirting with Sincerity & A & D.  Get your advanced ticket by liking us at http://www.spreaker.com/user/msmf-radio and send an email to sjones.mmf@gmail.com.

Feb 26th 2015

The Mississippi Music Foundation presents its new series “The Business of Music.”  Listen to trade secrets while industry professionals break down the keys to being a successful musician.  Whether you are performing musicians, aspiring artists that have or are about to start a band, or a parent that sees a musical gift in your child, this is the seminar for you.  The business of music focuses on both sides of the equation discussing principals that can easily be transferred to all types of business where you have to thoroughly understand your product, fan base and customers.  Listen to Mississippi’s finest up and coming artists as we give you the information to help you achieve your goals.  All shows are free to the public and start at 6:00pm ending at 7:30pm. We will be at Lafayette County and Oxford Public library, 401 Bramlett Blvd Oxford, MS . 38655  featuring Bonfire Orchestra and The StoneCoats.  Get your advanced ticket by liking us at http://www.spreaker.com/user/msmf-radio and send an email to sjones.mmf@gmail.com.

April 25th 2015 - Mississippi Music Awards

Press:  http://www.jacksonfreepress.com/events/2015/apr/25/mississippi-music-awards/?et=16815

Fine Arts Auditorium at Northwest Community College 4975 Hwy 51 North,  Senatobia, MS, 38668  Saturday, Apr 25, 2015 from 1-6 p.m (CT)The Mississippi Music Foundation Proudly presents the  Mississippi Music Awards

Both established and up and coming artists battle for best in the state.  This black tie affair provides a diverse all-star line-up of Mississippi’s best singers and songwriters, from folk to country to alternative American Roots.  Voting for individual categories will take place from March 20, 2015 to April 20, 2015.  Awards for in house categories will be awarded at the culmination of the event. 

June 18, 2015  - Preparing For Your First Studio Experience Open To Members and Guests – FreeCall to rsvp seating is limited.

Techniques and practices for getting the most out of your first recording session, including rehearsal schedules, 

click tracks, vocal warm ups and practice - Host: Peter Whitham Producer/ Engineer

Location: Infused Studio Hernando, MSTime: 7PM    Call to rsvp seating is limited.

July 9th , 2015  - Preparing For Your First Studio Experience Open To Members and Guests – FreeCall to rsvp seating is limited.

Techniques and practices for getting the most out of your first recording session, including rehearsal schedules, 

click tracks, vocal warm ups and practice - Host: Peter Whitham Producer/ Engineer

Location: Infused Studio Hernando, MSTime: 7PMCall to rsvp seating is limited.

Aug 6, 2015  - Preparing For Your First Studio ExperienceOpen To Members and Guests – FreeCall to rsvp seating is limited.

Techniques and practices for getting the most out of your first recording session, including rehearsal schedules,

click tracks, vocal warm ups and practice - Host:  Producer - Peter Whitham

Location: Infused Studio Hernando, MSTime: 7PM    Call to rsvp seating is limited.

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