On Friday, June 19 The Music Publishers Association will honor Ralph Peer II with its Lifetime Achievement Award at its Annual Meeting, recognizing him for his tireless advocacy for music creators and publishers around the world. Celebrated peermusic Classical composer Mohammed Fairouz will introduce Mr. Peer and present him with his award.
Please join us on Friday, June 19 at the Grand Central Westin Hotel in New York City as we honor Ralph Peer II of Peer Music with the MPA Lifetime Achievement Award, announce the 2015 Paul Revere Awards, elect our new Board members and discuss what's happening in the world of music publishing.
September 26, 2014
The MPA & the National Music Council are pleased to announce our 2014 Copyright Awareness Scholarship winners!
The National Music Council/ Music Publishers Association “Copy Kid” animated PSA that encourages young people to respect the rights of creators won best Community/Public Service Award at the 57th Annual New York Emmy® Awards. The animation, created by Bevin Carnes is part of a new, innovative education tool for primary school students designed to teach respect and admiration for creators, inventors and their works.
August 09, 2013
After sorting through hundreds of applications we are pleased to announce our 2013 winners!
1st prize: Sam Ennis
2nd prize: Samuel Stucky
3rd prize: Alice Gavish
June 07, 2013
MONTCLAIR, NJ – As part of the “Music in Our Schools Month” celebration of March, 2013, the National Music Council (NMC) and the Music Publishers Association of the United States (MPA) have announced the release of a new, innovative education tool for primary school students designed to teach respect and admiration for creators, inventors and their works.