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Delta Blues Museum Awarded FY2020 Mississippi Arts Commission Grant
Ken Murphy
Delta Blues Museum Awarded FY2020 Mississippi Arts Commission Grant

Clarksdale, Mississippi -Mississippi's First Music Museum to Utilize Funds in Support of General Operations Delta Blues Museum has been awarded a $23,100 grant from the Mississippi Arts Commission (MAC) for general operating support for the 2020 f …

Delta Blues Museum Celebrates Its 40th Year
Delta Blues Museum Celebrates Its 40th Year

Clarksdale, Mississippi -Mississippi's first music museum reaching global audiences in new ways throughout milestone year Mississippi's oldest music museum and the world's first museum dedicated to the art form known as "the blues," the De …

Delta Blues Museum Awarded National Endowment for the Humanities Grant
Ken Murphy
Delta Blues Museum Awarded National Endowment for the Humanities Grant

Clarksdale, Mississippi -Substantial funds will help Mississippi's first music museum expand exhibits Delta Blues Museum is a recipient of a Public Humanities Implementation grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH), award …

Delta Blues Museum Awarded MAC Grant for Continuing Education
Delta Blues Museum Awarded MAC Grant for Continuing Education

Clarksdale, Mississippi -Delta Blues Museum has been awarded a $500 mini grant from the Mississippi Arts Commission (MAC) to allow Museum Director Shelley Ritter to attend the Southeastern Museums Conference annual meeting in September. "This conference is a …

Delta Blues Museum Hosts "Great Migration" Workshop For Educators Clarksdale Mississippi
Delta Blues Museum Hosts "Great Migration" Workshop For Educators Clarksdale Mississippi

Clarksdale, Mississippi -The Delta Blues Museum is pleased to offer a workshop on "The Great Migration" on Friday, September 23, 2016 from 9:00am - 4:00pm. Teachers of all subjects and grade levels are invited to participate and will have the opportunity to earn …

Delta Blues Museum Hosts First Annual Guitar And Drum Camp In Clarksdale, Mississippi
Delta Blues Museum Hosts First Annual Guitar And Drum Camp In Clarksdale, Mississippi

Clarksdale, Mississippi -The Delta Blues Museum will host its first annual Guitar and Drum Camp from June 20 - 24th, 2016. Students from ages 9 - 18 will focus on lead guitar, bass guitar, and drums - interested students should already have a basic knowledge of …

Delta Blues Museum Receives Mississippi Arts Commission Operating Grant
Ken Murphy
Delta Blues Museum Receives Mississippi Arts Commission Operating Grant

Clarksdale, Mississippi -The nation's first museum dedicated to the Blues awarded funds for general operating support The Delta Blues Museum of Clarksdale has been awarded a $27,000 operating grant from the Mississippi Arts Commission (MAC …

Delta Blues Museum Celebrates 35th Anniversary
Delta Blues Museum Celebrates 35th Anniversary

Clarksdale, Mississippi -Mississippi's oldest music museum to mark milestone with events throughout 2014 The Delta Blues Museum marks its 35th year on January 31st, with celebrations continuing throughout the year. Throughout the weekend, the museum will o …