Legacy of Candye Kane – 1961-2016

On Friday night, May 6th,  Candye Luise Kane passed away.  Over the next days and weeks, much will be written, said, sung, cried and shouted about Candye and her place in the music world. People will share their personal stories and photos.  There is much for us to say, but as we gather ourselves to… Continue Reading

The Blues: Backwoods to Broadway

Tix are now available … www.pdxgmc.org The Blues: Backwoods to Broadway Sponsored in part by Dale Boss & Bob Mensel Renowned Portland musician Dave Fleschner and acclaimed blues singer Earl Thomas Bridgeman Jr. along with featured PGMC soloists Billy Mixer and Jimmy Wilcox join the Chorus for a The Blues Cabaretthis spring. Built on a… Continue Reading

The 2016 Performance Season Begins!

These first two months of the year have found our wonderful United by Music artists and mentors involved in full rehearsals, focused group practice sessions and individual coaching. Come join us at any of these upcoming activities! Saturday March 12th Winter Blues Music Festival Milwaukie OR www.winterbluesfest.net Sunday March 13th DME Back Porch Blues Gig Harbor, WA –… Continue Reading

House Concert Benefitting United by Music North America

NICK! BEN & JOE! DOUG! An Award Winning Line-up! DOUG MACLEOD * BEN HUNTER & JOE SEAMONS * United by Music artist NICK BAKER Sunday, March 13th 3-6 PM @ Wurlitzer Manor, Gig Harbor, WASpace is limited! Get your tickets by March 8th. It’s easy to Reserve Now with your donation. Purchase your tickets by clicking… Continue Reading

DOUBLE YOUR CONTRIBUTION through December 31st

Year-end matching donation level announced! ANONYMOUS DONOR WILL DOUBLE YOUR CONTRIBUTION through December 31st, 2015! Please consider a tax-deductible donation in ANY amount TODAY to United by Music North America. Donate to UBMNA Your Gift Today will Support a Grand 2016 for our artists! THANK YOU FOR MAKING DREAMS COME TRUE for the talented artists of… Continue Reading

40th Annual Conference for TASH #2015TASHconf

Find out more and tweet. Twitter hashtags: #2015TASHconf  -and- #UnitedbyMusicNA United by Music is honored and excited to be invited to perform for the attendees at the 40th Annual Conference for TASH, one of the leading advocacy for inclusion organizations in the country.   From the TASH website (http://tash.org/):  This year’s theme, “Celebrating 40 Years of Progressive Leadership,”… Continue Reading

Celebration of the 25th Anniversary of the passage of the Americans with Disabilities Act!

 “The Americans with Disabilities Act celebrates 25 years of removing barriers and empowering people.” United by Music North America is honored to be participating in activities and events celebrating this historic legislation which has advanced equal access throughout the country. We at United by Music have turned to the power of music to provide performance… Continue Reading

YOU’RE INVITED! 3 Different Shows, 3 Cities

YOU’RE INVITED! 3 Different Shows, 3 Cities plus chance to strut-your-stuff during Open Mic+ Auditions!  It’s a party with United by Music North America professional mentors, company artists, fans and aspiring performers!  YOU are our TALENT SCOUTS! PLEASE SHARE this Invitation with your friends. Very Special Guests from The Netherlands, United by Music Founder and CEO,… Continue Reading

Join us July 19 for Back Porch Blues in Portland

SUNDAY JULY 19TH! A very special event happening at The Lehrer Pub & Eatery! Great afternoon time 3-6 PM. All ages!  Amanda Gresham Delta Music Experience Back Porch Blues showcase featuring Mr. Bobby Rushand Mizz Lowe sitting in for a few songs and stories with United By Music North America. in their intimate LOWEdown RUSH configuration. Also, enjoy the excellent musicianship of the… Continue Reading

Join UBMNA daily from July 2-5 for a free Blues Brunch

Everyday during the Portland Blues Fest, July 2-5, join UBMNA for a FREE Blues Brunch, presented by Delta Music Experience, featuring workshops and performances. The action takes place between 11 AM-1 PM each day, across the festival grounds at Hotel Rose, 50 SW Morrison, Portland, Oregon. UBMNA BLUES BRUNCHES feature some of our United by Music mentors… Continue Reading