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Music Resource Center

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105 Ridge St
Charlottesville, VA 22902 United States
434-979-5478 http://www.musicresourcecenter.org/

June 2015

Test event

June 28, 2015 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Music Resource Center, 105 Ridge St
Charlottesville, VA 22902 United States
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$10

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July 2015

SONGWRITING CAMP

July 13, 2015 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Music Resource Center, 105 Ridge St
Charlottesville, VA 22902 United States
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$200

Hosted by guitarist, singer, and composer, Lucas Brown, the camp will lead students through the ins and outs of the creative process, covering a wide variety of music including Progressive Indie Rock; Pop; Folk-Americana, Garage and more! Students will explore song structure, melody, inspiration, prosody, rhyme, and rhythm. The week long workshop will include opportunities for writing, song feedback, visits and performances by professional songwriters, and a recording session. Lucas Brown started at the MRC as a member circa 2005…

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MRC / Mudhouse “Mud Jam”

July 24, 2015 @ 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Music Resource Center, 105 Ridge St
Charlottesville, VA 22902 United States
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For the rest of the year, Mudhouse Coffee Roasters will be selling MRC 20th Anniversary Roast and a portion of the proceeds will go directly towards benefitting the center. Join us Friday, July 24th for the first ever "Mud Jam" featuring MRC member performances and a jam session featuring MRC staff & students as well as Mudhouse staff musicians. FREE ICED COFFEE will be provided by way of the Mudhouse Mud Trike! Come out to support and pick up a bag…

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October 2015

Party Like a Rock Star

October 16, 2015 @ 8:00 pm - October 17, 2015 @ 12:05 am
Music Resource Center, 105 Ridge St
Charlottesville, VA 22902 United States
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You are invited to the Music Resource Center’s 8th annual PARTY LIKE A ROCK STAR event benefiting teens in your community! TICKETS SOLD OUT!

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December 2015

MRC End-of-Year Holiday Party

December 18, 2015 @ 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
Music Resource Center, 105 Ridge St
Charlottesville, VA 22902 United States
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OPEN TO ALL MEMBERS: Come celebrate the end of 2015 at the MRC on the last day before the break! We will be providing pizza, refreshments and music in the lobby. Bring your self and an appetite for both food and music. Impromptu jams, anybody? We'll see you there! RSVP Here

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April 2016

MRC Live at 5 Open House!

April 29, 2016 @ 5:00 pm - 6:45 pm
Music Resource Center, 105 Ridge St
Charlottesville, VA 22902 United States
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The MRC is bringing back our Live @ 5 shows on the last Fridays of every month! Members are encouraged to sign up to perform and display talents they've been honing right here at the center, upstairs at the LeRoi Moore Performance Hall. Family, friends and community members are welcome to come check out the music as well as take an open-house style tour downstairs. Pizza and refreshments will be provided! RSVP Here! FREE // ALL AGES

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June 2016

MRC Studio RevAmp, Thursday, June 2nd at 5pm

June 2, 2016 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Music Resource Center, 105 Ridge St
Charlottesville, VA 22902 United States
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Last month, State Farm joined Charlottesville-based Music Resource Center and a team of local volunteers to help refurbish and revitalize the arts education organization’s facilities. Now, the team behind Music Resource Center is kicking off its Summer Capital Campaign with the Studio RevAmp event on June 2, which includes a ribbon cutting ceremony and a talent show starring a diverse group of youth performers. Renovations were completed as a part of the upcoming State Farm Neighborhood Sessions® TV special featuring…

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July 2016

DJ Workshop

July 18, 2016 @ 9:00 am - July 22, 2016 @ 10:15 am
Music Resource Center, 105 Ridge St
Charlottesville, VA 22902 United States
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Ever been interested in learning how to spin tunes like a professional DJ? In our summer DJ Workshop, students will learn basic to intermediate operation of DJ gear, learn how to mix songs or perform basic scratches and turntable tricks. Some basic music theory will be applied as it pertains to song structure, so that students get a solid understanding of song structures and how to perform a solid mix of two or more songs. July 18-22, Mon.-Fri. 9am-10:15am Free…

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Digital Music Workshop

July 18, 2016 @ 10:30 am - July 22, 2016 @ 12:00 pm
Music Resource Center, 105 Ridge St
Charlottesville, VA 22902 United States
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Interested in creating your own hip hop, electronic or dance beats? At the MRC's Digital Music Workshop, members will be taught the ins and outs of digital music production. Topics covered include but are not limited to: Learning programs like GarageBand, Reason or ProTools Using and understanding MIDI controllers and keyboards Learning key components of digital music like sampling and looping By the end of the workshop, members will be familiar with our digital production software and will have created…

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August 2016

Creating Promotional Materials Camp

August 8, 2016 @ 9:00 am - August 12, 2016 @ 12:00 pm
Music Resource Center, 105 Ridge St
Charlottesville, VA 22902 United States
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Do you have some art, visual, musical or otherwise, that you'd like to show to the world? The MRC's Promotional Materials Camp will help to provide you with the tools you need to professionally promote yourself. Topics covered by the camp include but are not limited to: Learning programs like Photoshop and Illustrator Recognize visual elements key to creating a visually appealing promo package Basic online and social media platforms By the end of the week, members will have created original…

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October 2016

Party Like A Rock Star 2016

October 21, 2016 @ 8:00 pm - 11:55 pm
Music Resource Center, 105 Ridge St
Charlottesville, VA 22902 United States
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PARTY LIKE A ROCK STAR Dearly beloved, we will gather at the MRC on October 21 to get through this thing called life… and to party like a rock star for the Music Resource Center. Come dressed in your Prince-inspired get-up and dance the night away in the purple rain. “Band-a-oke” competition with guest performers and returning house band E3, rockin’ food, drinks and more! Info on sponsorships & tickets HERE

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November 2016

Garage Band Orientation

November 2, 2016 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Music Resource Center, 105 Ridge St
Charlottesville, VA 22902 United States
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Garage Band is an introductory DAW (digital audio workstation) perfect for realizing ideas and creating demos for all different genres of music. Members can utilize loops and basic recording capabilities in this easy-to-use program as an introduction to the world of recording. Join us for an hour-long orientation to help get started! From the Apple website: "GarageBand is a whole music creation studio right inside your Mac — with a complete sound library that includes software instruments, presets for guitar…

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Ableton Live Orientation

November 9, 2016 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Music Resource Center, 105 Ridge St
Charlottesville, VA 22902 United States
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Ableton Live is a software music sequencer and digital audio workstation for OS X and Windows. In contrast to many other software sequencers, Live is designed to be an instrument for live performances as well as a tool for composing, recording, arranging, mixing and mastering. Ableton is the premier DAW for performing digital music live and is one of the most popular and widely-used softwares in live music production. Come join us for an introductory course on Ableton Live and get…

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Maschine Orientation

November 16, 2016 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Music Resource Center, 105 Ridge St
Charlottesville, VA 22902 United States
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MASCHINE is a powerful tool you can use to make beats, melodies, demos, fully-produced songs and everything you could imagine. Equipped with sound packages ranging from orchestral instruments, vintage organs to West African percussion and more, Maschine is used by some of the top hip-hop producers to create amazing sounding tracks! From the Native Instruments website: "MASCHINE lets you effortlessly produce beats, melodies, and harmonies with powerful drum synths, premium sounds, an integrated sampler, and more – cutting-edge software meets…

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January 2017

Pro Tools Workshop Pt. I

January 4, 2017 @ 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
Music Resource Center, 105 Ridge St
Charlottesville, VA 22902 United States
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Pro Tools is the industry standard DAW (digital audio workstation) and is a powerful tool in the recording, mixing and production processes. Knowledge of Pro Tools will put you a step above the rest and set you on your way towards becoming your own producer. Pro Tools redefined the music, film, and TV industry, providing everything you need to compose, record, edit, and mix music and audio. Come take our introductory Pro Tools course to help get you started and to…

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Pro Tools Workshop Pt. II

January 11, 2017 @ 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
Music Resource Center, 105 Ridge St
Charlottesville, VA 22902 United States
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Pro Tools is the industry standard DAW (digital audio workstation) and is a powerful tool in the recording, mixing and production processes. Knowledge of Pro Tools will put you a step above the rest and set you on your way towards becoming your own producer. Pro Tools redefined the music, film, and TV industry, providing everything you need to compose, record, edit, and mix music and audio. This is the second course in a series of four and is for students…

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Pro Tools Workshop Pt. III

January 18, 2017 @ 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
Music Resource Center, 105 Ridge St
Charlottesville, VA 22902 United States
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Pro Tools is the industry standard DAW (digital audio workstation) and is a powerful tool in the recording, mixing and production processes. Knowledge of Pro Tools will put you a step above the rest and set you on your way towards becoming your own producer. Pro Tools redefined the music, film, and TV industry, providing everything you need to compose, record, edit, and mix music and audio. This is the third course in a series of four and is for students who…

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Pro Tools Workshop Pt. IV

January 25, 2017 @ 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
Music Resource Center, 105 Ridge St
Charlottesville, VA 22902 United States
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Pro Tools is the industry standard DAW (digital audio workstation) and is a powerful tool in the recording, mixing and production processes. Knowledge of Pro Tools will put you a step above the rest and set you on your way towards becoming your own producer. Pro Tools redefined the music, film, and TV industry, providing everything you need to compose, record, edit, and mix music and audio. This is the fourth course in a series of four and is for students who…

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April 2017

MRC Battle of the Bands 2017

April 28, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Music Resource Center, 105 Ridge St
Charlottesville, VA 22902 United States
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Are you in 6th-12th grade and in a band or want to start one? Now's your time to shine! On Friday, April 28th, the MRC will be hosting a Battle of the Bands for all area teens. The event is free to attend and it's free for bands to play. We'll have local guest judges select the best of the battle for the GRAND PRIZE of: OPENING FRIDAYS AFTER FIVE ON THE DOWNTOWN MALL. The CROWD FAVORITE, selected by vote,…

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May 2017

First Fridays at the MRC: Aaron Farrington

May 5, 2017 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Music Resource Center, 105 Ridge St
Charlottesville, VA 22902 United States
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Last Summer in the Mystery Woods - Aaron Farrington Photography Aaron Farrington, longtime photographer and video director for a variety of bands including the Dave Matthews Band, showcases large-scale panoramic and macro photographs of plants, animals, and artifacts found in the Mystery Woods, a strange forest located somewhere between Charlottesville and the end of the world. Stop by the MRC for the exhibit, light fare and drinks. FREE

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June 2017

First Fridays at the MRC: Tori Purcell

June 2, 2017 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Music Resource Center, 105 Ridge St
Charlottesville, VA 22902 United States
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Through these waters, an exhibition of photographs and video by Virginia-native Tori Purcell, explores the ways in which people remember their ancestors. Two specific cultures are investigated, the American South and Cuba. The historic building of the MRC, the former home of the Mt. Zion Baptist Church creates a reverent space for the viewer to engage in artwork that remembers the past. Through these waters will be on view at the LeRoi Moore Performance Hall at the Music Resource Center…

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MRC Rummage Sale

June 17, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Music Resource Center, 105 Ridge St
Charlottesville, VA 22902 United States
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he MRC is doing a bit of cleaning before we enter the summer and are parting with some equipment we can't fit in storage anymore. Come join us for deals on drums, amps, guitars, and more! This is the perfect opportunity for those looking for repair parts, beginner instruments, and improving your audio set-up. We accept cash and credit cards.

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August 2017

First Fridays: Adam Disbrow – A Portrait of Beauty

August 4, 2017 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Music Resource Center, 105 Ridge St
Charlottesville, VA 22902 United States
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Adam Martin Disbrow A Portrait of Beauty Friday, August 4th, 2017 5 - 7pm The Music Resource Center Charlottesville, VAAt home and abroad, Adam Disbrow is becoming known as an exceptional expressionist painter. His work has earned him representation from Alexander Salazar Fine Art in San Diego, California. He is a resident artist at the Sperryville ARTist Cooperative in Sperryville, VA. And His works have sold to collectors around the country. The Portrait of Beauty series addresses how we perceive…

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September 2017

First Fridays: Miguel “M.i.G.” Martinez – UNTITLED

September 1, 2017 @ 5:00 am - 7:00 pm
Music Resource Center, 105 Ridge St
Charlottesville, VA 22902 United States
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Film director and photographer Miguel “M.i.G.” Martinez comes back home to Charlottesville after showing his award winning film “Farewell Ferris Wheel” last year at The Virginia Film Festival, to show his new portrait series called UNTITLED. A collection of portraits of people here in the Charlottesville community. FREE // ALL AGES // LIGHT FARE AND WINE  

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Live at 5 & Open House

September 29, 2017 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Music Resource Center, 105 Ridge St
Charlottesville, VA 22902 United States
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Live at 5 is back! Check out our talented members perform in our upstairs venue, showcasing what hard work they've been putting into musicianship and songwriting. We'll provide pizza and soda, you provide yourself! Come take a tour of our facility and see what the MRC has to offer teens in the Charlottesville area. FREE & OPEN TO THE PUBLIC

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October 2017

Party Like A Rock Star 2017

October 20, 2017 @ 8:00 pm
Music Resource Center, 105 Ridge St
Charlottesville, VA 22902 United States
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For one night only, the doors to the city’s most infamous nightclub open, as we invite you to Party Like a Rock Star at Studio MRC. Join us for an evening of eccentricity, disco deviance and the most electrifying boogie-down this side of the city. Everybody who’s anybody will be on the dance floor. Can you dig it? Live “band-a-oke” with guest performers, house band E3, open bar, food and more! Visit www.musicresourcecenter.org or call (434) 979-5478 for more info. Sponsorships available…

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December 2017

MRC Karolaoke Party

December 15, 2017 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Music Resource Center, 105 Ridge St
Charlottesville, VA 22902 United States
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The MRC is having our end-of-year party! All members are welcome to join us for some food, soft drinks, music and karaoke! This year, we're also putting on a Toy & Coat Drive, and we're asking community members to bring by toys and coats to donate to International Neighbors! The mission of International Neighbors is to serve our refugee and SIV (special immigrant visa holders, who worked alongside U.S. military in Iraq/Afghanistan) neighbors by offering a network of support services, people,…

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January 2018

Party For Puerto Rico & US Virgin Islands

January 27, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Music Resource Center, 105 Ridge St
Charlottesville, VA 22902 United States
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From Cville4PRUSVI.com "After Hurricanes Irma and Maria hit Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands in September, the storms left both areas in terrible condition. The islands are still struggling to provide essential needs: power, cell phone service, clean tap water, and food. Thousands of homes need roofing and repair, and the death toll is significant. Many people remain because they have either no way out, or they want to stay with their family and community. Citizens are in desperate…

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February 2018

“You Do The Math” 2017 Compilation Release Party

February 23, 2018 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Music Resource Center, 105 Ridge St
Charlottesville, VA 22902 United States
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We're putting out our 2017 compilation - a best-of from last year's amazingly talented members! Come celebrate the release with us and help yourself to some free food, soft drinks, live music and more! We'll have copies of "You Do The Math", free for members and $10 for the general public. ALL AGES // FREE

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March 2018

March First Fridays ft. Sigrid Eilertson

March 2, 2018 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Music Resource Center, 105 Ridge St
Charlottesville, VA 22902 United States
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Free

The Chinese Zodiac in Mixed Media Collage - Sigrid Eilertson This series of mixed media collages seeks to explore the beauty and mystery behind the animals of the Chinese Zodiac. I have always been fascinated by the exotic artistic expression that is the allure of the Far East. Creatures both magical and mystical emerge in the ancient lore of far eastern texts and religious iconography. These beasts have always captivated me especially in the 12 year cycle of the Chinese…

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April 2018

Spring Break Rock n’ Roll Band Camp

April 2, 2018 @ 10:00 am - April 6, 2018 @ 12:00 pm
Music Resource Center, 105 Ridge St
Charlottesville, VA 22902 United States
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Ever wanted to play in a band? Well you're in luck! For our week-long Spring workshop, the MRC will be hosting a Rock n' Roll Band Camp where you and your friends can play rock hits together and receive instruction from professional musicians and experienced members in the music field. We're looking for students in 6th-12th grade with beginner to advanced experience in guitar, vocals, bass, drums, piano and more!  We've got the rehearsal space, equipment, instructors and instruments you…

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Nine Pillars Hip Hop Cultural Fest 2018: Rugged Arts All-Women’s Edition

April 5, 2018 @ 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Music Resource Center, 105 Ridge St
Charlottesville, VA 22902 United States
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For the special Nine Pillars Hiphop Cultural Fest edition, the team behind Rugged Arts: Charlottesville's Hip-Hop Showcase is putting on Charlottesville's first all-female hip hop show! That means a female host, a female DJ, and 5 dope ladies blessing the mic. Performing live: Bonnie Cash Sierra DeykawlmeJuicebox Stanton Kaiti Littlebird Lamicka MrsAmerica Adams Legendary Goddess (A'nija Johnson) Doors: 8:00/Show: 9:00 Host: Destinee Wright DJ: DJ Tova $5

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April First Fridays ft. Kevin Miller, Friday, April 6th, 5-7p

April 6, 2018 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Music Resource Center, 105 Ridge St
Charlottesville, VA 22902 United States
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New Works
Kevin Miller
Acrylic on Canvas, Paper, & Masonite

First Friday opening April 6th 5:00-7:00pm
for viewing until April 30th by appointment

A collection of paintings from 2017 through March 2018.

FREE // ALL AGES // Light Fare, Beer & Wine will be provided

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Spring Family Fun Fest

April 21, 2018 @ 2:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Music Resource Center, 105 Ridge St
Charlottesville, VA 22902 United States
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The MRC is happy to announce our first Spring Family Fun Fest! Join us on Saturday, April 21st for an afternoon of music, food, community, games and family. Local blues-smith Eli Cook headlines the afternoon, and the bill will be filled out by groove-sharks Cooler Heads and MRC's very own Isabel Bailey Band! Pizza will be provided by Christian's Pizza Downtown along with snacks courtesy of Feast. Wine, cider and beer will be on sale from Dreaming Tree, Bold Rock…

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POSTPONED – MRC Battle of the Bands 2018

April 27, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Music Resource Center, 105 Ridge St
Charlottesville, VA 22902 United States
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Free

THIS EVENT HAS BEEN POSTPONED. WE WILL ANNOUNCE THE MAKEUP DATE LATER IN THE YEAR. Are you in 6th-12th grade and in a band or want to start one? Now's your time to shine! On Friday, April 27th, the MRC will be hosting a Battle of the Bands for all area teens. The event is free to attend and it's free for bands to play. We'll have local guest judges select the best of the battle for the GRAND PRIZE…

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June 2018

June Live at 5 & Open House

June 8, 2018 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Music Resource Center, 105 Ridge St
Charlottesville, VA 22902 United States
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Free

Live at 5 is back! Check out our talented members perform in our upstairs venue, showcasing what hard work they've been putting into musicianship and songwriting. We'll provide pizza and soda, you provide yourself! Come take a tour of our facility and see what the MRC has to offer teens in the Charlottesville area. FREE & OPEN TO THE PUBLIC

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Summer Rock n’ Roll Band Camp

June 25, 2018 @ 9:30 am - June 29, 2018 @ 12:00 pm
Music Resource Center, 105 Ridge St
Charlottesville, VA 22902 United States
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Ever wanted to play in a band? Well you're in luck! For our week-long summer workshop, the MRC will be hosting a Rock n' Roll Band Camp where you and your friends can play rock hits together and receive instruction from professional musicians and experienced members in the music field. We're looking for students in 6th-12th grade with beginner to advanced experience in guitar, vocals, bass, drums, piano and more!  We've got the rehearsal space, equipment, instructors and instruments you…

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July 2018

First Fridays July ft. Sri Kodakalla “Women In Color”

July 6, 2018 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Music Resource Center, 105 Ridge St
Charlottesville, VA 22902 United States
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"Women In Color" by Sri Kodakalla mixed-media (acrylic paint & charcoal) Sri Kodakalla is an emerging self-taught mixed-media artist, working primarily in charcoal, acrylics, and embroidery on canvas. She often explores the nature of human emotions, drawing from caricatures of people and eclectic experiences of encounters in her daily life. Her art often pulls inspiration from the natural (the anatomical, botanical, and entomological) elements juxtaposed with geometric structures. Website: www.srikodakalla.com Social media handle: @dystopian_conditionals (Instagram) 5-7p // FREE // ALL AGES…

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Radio Lab

July 9, 2018 @ 10:00 am - July 13, 2018 @ 12:00 pm
Music Resource Center, 105 Ridge St
Charlottesville, VA 22902 United States
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For teens interested in both the performance and technical aspects that go into online radio and podcasting, the MRC is offering a week-long workshop into the next frontier of radio. During the camp, members will cover topics included but not limited to: Basic concepts, processes and technical aspects of running on online radio show Topics will include choosing a theme, creating a format and choosing gear to setting up, recording, broadcasting, posting ad promoting the final product. Use of DAWs like…

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Hip Hop Dance Workshop

July 9, 2018 @ 10:30 am - July 13, 2018 @ 12:00 pm
Music Resource Center, 105 Ridge St
Charlottesville, VA 22902 United States
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Interested in learning how to dance like the pros? MRC staffer Ike Anderson will be leading our summer dance workshop, guiding students through synchronized choreography and various styles of dance, focusing on hip hop, as well as providing you with the tools to bust a move on your own! It'll be an excellent way to start those slow summer days! Topics covered in the camp include but are not limited to: Mechanics and choreography of hip hop dancing Audition discipline and…

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Songwriting Workshop

July 16, 2018 @ 9:30 am - July 20, 2018 @ 12:00 pm
Music Resource Center, 105 Ridge St
Charlottesville, VA 22902 United States
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The MRC is happy to announce our summer songwriting workshop! In our one week workshop, students will work with staff and cover a variety of facets of the songwriting process, including but not limited to: - Basic Elements & Structure of Songs - Conceptualization of Themes - Genre Identification - Creation of Original Concepts - Lyricism By the end of the camp, it is our goal for students to have written or collaboratively composed their own original music! July 16-20 - Mon-Fri…

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Girls Ableton Live Workshop

July 19, 2018 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Music Resource Center, 105 Ridge St
Charlottesville, VA 22902 United States
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July 19th 1-3pm Ladies Only Ableton Live Workshop Learn tips, tricks, and workflow in Ableton Live Music Production & Performance software with Evangeline Calland. Ableton Live is a software music sequencer and digital audio workstation for OS X and Windows. In contrast to many other software sequencers, Live is designed to be an instrument for live performances as well as a tool for composing, recording, arranging, mixing and mastering. Ableton is the premier DAW for performing digital music live and is one…

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Audio Engineering & Production Workshop

July 23, 2018 @ 9:30 am - July 27, 2018 @ 12:00 pm
Music Resource Center, 105 Ridge St
Charlottesville, VA 22902 United States
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Participants in the Audio Engineering & Production summer workshop will receive instruction and hands on experience with multiple aspects of audio engineering from studio to live applications. Students will explore various mic’ing techniques, audio signal flow, routing and will be introduced to recording and mixing audio in ProTools. Participants will complete the camp with a foundational understanding of microphone types and their usages. Participants will also learn various effects for mixing and how to apply them to create the sound they desire. July 23-27, Mon. -…

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Making A Music Video Workshop

July 30, 2018 @ 9:30 am - August 10, 2018 @ 12:00 pm
Music Resource Center, 105 Ridge St
Charlottesville, VA 22902 United States
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The MRC is putting on a two-week Music Video summer workshop! If you've ever wanted to learn the ins and outs of the music video creative process, this is the camp for you! Members will work with staff to study and explore various topics such as but not limited to: - Storyboard Concepts - Scouting Locations - Talent - Actors, Extras - Video Shooting & Editing - Video Promotion Members will work together throughout the two weeks with the goal of…

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August 2018

Live At 5 Featuring Shure

August 3, 2018 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Music Resource Center, 105 Ridge St
Charlottesville, VA 22902 United States
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Join the MRC and Shure for Live at 5 on Friday, August 3rd from 5 to 7pm. Our main event will be the debut of a collaborative video featuring the talented summer students of the MRC and Shure MOTIV™ iOS and Android microphones. We'll have free food and beverages for all who come! Stick around for Shure product demonstrations, giveaways and your chance to shine at the open mic. FREE // ALL AGES RSVP

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End of Summer Rock n’ Roll Band Camp

August 13, 2018 @ 9:30 am - August 17, 2018 @ 12:00 pm
Music Resource Center, 105 Ridge St
Charlottesville, VA 22902 United States
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Ever wanted to play in a band? Well you're in luck! For our week-long summer workshop, the MRC will be hosting a Rock n' Roll Band Camp where you and your friends can play rock hits together and receive instruction from professional musicians and experienced members in the music field. We're looking for students in 6th-12th grade with beginner to advanced experience in guitar, vocals, bass, drums, piano and more!  We've got the rehearsal space, equipment, instructors and instruments you…

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December 2018

December First Fridays at the MRC: Musicians in Color- CHS Art students

December 14, 2018 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Music Resource Center, 105 Ridge St
Charlottesville, VA 22902 United States
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The MRC is featuring two bodies of work from CHS students. The first body of work is expressive musical portraits titled "Music and Color." The second body of work will include art from the AP art class. FREE // ALL AGES // Light fare and beverages provided  

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Student Showcase & Open House

December 14, 2018 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Music Resource Center, 105 Ridge St
Charlottesville, VA 22902 United States
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Come check out our talented members and local youth perform in our upstairs venue, showcasing what hard work they've been putting into musicianship and songwriting. We'll provide pizza and refreshments, you provide yourself! Take a tour of our facility and see what the MRC has to offer teens in the Charlottesville area. FREE & OPEN TO THE PUBLIC    

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January 2019

Special Hours Fri. Jan 18th & Tues. Jan. 22nd; open 12-7pm

January 18, 2019 @ 12:00 pm - 7:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Friday 1/18/19 and Tuesday 1/22/19
Music Resource Center, 105 Ridge St
Charlottesville, VA 22902 United States
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April 2019

The Company, with special guests, and Kerfuffle

April 12, 2019 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Music Resource Center, 105 Ridge St
Charlottesville, VA 22902 United States
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$5

Come out to hear The Company, with special guests, and opening band Kerfuffle perform on Friday April 12th! LeRoi Moore Performance Hall at the MRC Doors open @ 8pm $5 entry at the door

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May 2019

May Music Madness

May 11, 2019 @ 2:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Music Resource Center, 105 Ridge St
Charlottesville, VA 22902 United States
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$12 – $15

Help us ring in the warm weather with May Music Madness, a magnificent meetup of music, merriment, maybe a mite of mayhem, and marvelous morsels! Join us for live music, food trucks, and raffles in the LeRoi Moore Performance Hall at the Music Resource Center! Tickets are $12 in advance, $15 at the door! Kids 12 and under and MRC member are free. More details on raffle coming soon!! Buy Tickets Here!

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September 2019

Live @ 5 and Open House

September 27, 2019 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Music Resource Center, 105 Ridge St
Charlottesville, VA 22902 United States

Join us for Live at 5! Check out our talented members perform in our upstairs venue, showcasing what hard work they've been putting into musicianship and songwriting. We'll provide food and drinks, you provide yourself! Come take a tour of our facility and see what the MRC has to offer teens in the Charlottesville area. FREE & OPEN TO THE PUBLIC  

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October 2019

First Fridays Art Show featuring Charlotte Owens

October 4, 2019 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Music Resource Center, 105 Ridge St
Charlottesville, VA 22902 United States
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Come see the work of MRC member, Charlotte Owens! First Friday art show October 4th from 5:00-7:00 pm in the LeRoi Moore Performance Hall at the Music Resource Center FREE // ALL AGES // Light Fare and drinks will be provided

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Party Like a Rock Star

October 18, 2019 @ 8:00 pm - 11:59 pm
Music Resource Center, 105 Ridge St
Charlottesville, VA 22902 United States
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As if you'd miss the phattest throwdown of the year! Mark your datebook for Party Like a Rock Star on Friday, Oct 18th. We'll be getting jiggy all night, so throw on your ripped jeans and flannel, dust off those combat boots, and join us for an evening that's all that and a bag of chips. Grunge not your style? No biggie, this party is for all slackers, posers, and preppies too, duh!

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December 2019

Holiday Party and Open House

December 20, 2019 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Music Resource Center, 105 Ridge St
Charlottesville, VA 22902 United States
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Come check out our talented members and local youth perform in our upstairs venue, showcasing what hard work they've been putting into musicianship and songwriting. While here take a tour of our facility and see what the MRC has to offer teens in the Charlottesville area. Refreshments and pizza provided. Event is free and open to the public.  

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December 2021

MRC Rummage Sale

December 11, 2021 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Music Resource Center, 105 Ridge St
Charlottesville, VA 22902 United States
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The MRC is doing a bit of cleaning and are parting with some equipment we can't fit in storage anymore. Come join us for deals on drums, amps, guitars, and more! This is the perfect opportunity for last minute gifts as well as those looking for repair parts, beginner instruments, and improving your audio set-up. We accept cash, Venmo, and credit cards. For more information on the event and to RSVP visit our Facebook event page.

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