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JAM believes

that children who are actively engaged in traditional mountain music are more connected and better prepared to strengthen their communities for future generations.

We envision

a world in which all children have the opportunity to experience community through the joy of participating in traditional mountain music together.

Our mission

is to provide communities with the support and tools they need to teach children to play and dance to traditional old time and bluegrass music.

What’s Happening in the JAM World

JAM Kids to Perform at Blue Ridge Music Center

Saturday, May 24 - Concert at 3 p.m. - Activities Begin at 12 p.m. Catch Galax JAM, Alleghany JAM and Ashe JAM Students in Concert at the Blue Ridge Music Center, Milepost 213. FREE ADMISSION! The JAM kids are opening for the Whitetop Mountain Band at 4 p.m.! Don't miss it.

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Great Music from JAM Kids!

These are just a few clips of so many talented students in JAM and YAM programs throughout Virginia, North Carolina and South Carolina. Check out your local JAM kids to see such talent and creativity for yourself. If your area does not have a JAM program, contact JAM, Inc today! Awesome dulcimer duet with harmonies of 'Bile Them Cabbage Down' by Alleghany JAM students! Great rendition of Western Swing classic 'San Antonio Rose' by two great Alleghany JAM fiddlers If you have a Facebook, check...

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JAM Kids in Concert!

Just a few of the JAM affiliated program events this month!  For more information, see the details below the calendar. Please go out and support your local JAM program! Galax JAM will be ending their year with a special student concert at the Rex Theater in Downtown Galax, VA starting at 6:30 on Monday, May 12. Transylvania JAM will be joining Transylvania Youth Strings in concert at the Brevard Davidson River Presbyterian Church located at 249 E. Main St. in Brevard, NC. on Tuesday, May 13 at...

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