Blues Hall of Fame | Kids Out and About Memphis

Blues Hall of Fame

Address: 
421 S. Main Street
Memphis , TN , 38103
Phone: 901.527.2583
35° 8' 6.6264" N, 90° 3' 32.2704" W
Contact name: 
Addison Hare
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The Blues Foundation is Memphis-based, but world-renowned as THE organization dedicated to preserving our blues music history, celebrating recording and performance excellence, supporting blues education and ensuring the future of this uniquely American art form. Founded in 1980, The Blues Foundation has 4100 individual members and 200 affiliated local blues societies representing another 50,000 fans and professionals around the world. Its signature honors and events' the Blues Music Awards, Blues Hall of Fame, International Blues Challenge and Keeping the Blues Alive Awards make it the international center of blues music. Its HART Fund provides the blues community with medical assistance. Blues in the Schools programs and Generation Blues scholarships expose new generations to blues music. Throughout the year, the Foundation staff serves the worldwide Blues community with answers, contact information and news.

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