MOTOWN MIC: The Spoken Word Competition
Ages 16+ | Open Auditions
Motown Mic: The Spoken Word was created to pay homage to Motown Records’ Black Forum Label— a Motown spoken word label created by Berry Gordy and the Motown Corporation in the ‘70s.
Ignite Summer Camp
9 - 12 Grade | July 11 - 21
Ignite offers a day program for high-school-age singers and songwriters to engage deeply in artistic visioning, collaborative performance, group lessons, and workshops focused on artist development.
Spark Summer Camp
6 – 8 Grade | August 1 - 11
Spark is a day camp that provides middle-school-aged participants the opportunity to write and perform music together, explore career opportunities in the music industry, dig into the legacy of Motown, and foster creativity and artistry.
Ages 14-18 | June 20 - 30
During this two-week workshop, participants will be immersed in the foundations of songwriting, music production, and the art of communicating powerful and authentic emotion.
Amplify: The Sound of Detroit
Ages 16+ | November 2022 - March 2023
An open to the public, family-oriented event, AMPLIFY seeks to build on the rich legacy of Motown, celebrate the unique voices of Detroit.
10 - 12 Grade | January 25 - March 29
BONUS TRACKS–DETROIT is a collaboration between Motown Museum’s Hitsville NEXT and Universal Music Group.