Remembering Tony Rice

Beloved Bluegrass guitarist and musician, Tony Rice, passed away on Friday December 25, 2020. He was known for his headway in the newgrass movement and improvisational style. Tony/s mark on the industry and culture of Bluegrass music has proven significant and will...

1976 D-28 Martin Guitar for Sale!

  Thanks to a very generous donor, we are selling this 1976 D-28 Martin Guitar! All of the proceeds will go toward the purchase of student level guitars to be distributed to affiliate programs. For more information, check out the video or contact...

WFXR Spotlights JAM

                    This morning WFXR spotlighted Junior Appalachian Musicians in one of their Living Local stories. Program Director, Jim Lloyd sat down with Kianna Price to discuss the program. Click here to...

Blue Ridge JAM Featured in Plateau Daily News

              “Jammin’ out at the Village Green” Blue Ridge Junior Appalachian Musicians was featured this past month in the Plateau Daily News. Lessons are still being held weekly (while socially distanced) at The...

FREE Virtual Workshop!

Junior Appalachian Musicians, Inc., PineCone, and the North Carolina Department of Natural and Cultural Resources are excited to present this FREE interactive training session for instructors of traditional music, facilitated by professional educators and...

New River JAM Band to Perform at Instrument Tree Lighting

On Saturday, Nov. 7th, the New River JAM Band, Jim Lloyd and others will be performing at a local art installation dedication event in Mt. Jackson, Virgina. The event will take place from 3-6pm at Hungry for Music Headquarters in Mt. Jackson, VA. For more information...