Action Music Tanzania (AMTZ) was established in 2011 by a group of professional, enthusiastic and talented musicians and music teachers of Tanzania who attended the first Global Music Campus held in 2010 in Dar es Salaam. It’s a registered organization by the National Arts Council of Tanzania with Reg:# BST/4733
Their motto is: What are you playing?
Their main Objective is to create a country-wide platform for music teacher-training in Tanzania
Their specific objectives are:
• Strengthening music education
• Developing music training curriculum
• Creating a country-wide network of music schools and music teachers
• Capturing and documenting Tanzanian music traditions
• Developing AMTZ as an important regional hub for music teacher training in East Africa
• Twelve (12) Week Regular Music Classes in Guitar, Keyboard, Drum set, Saxophone, Trumpet, traditional percussion instruments (drums, marimba) and music theories.
• Extensive music teacher-training for two weeks
• Extensive instrument training for two weeks
• Live band music rehearsals and performance skills
• They conduct music research
• An annual national and East Africa music education campus
Their partners include: The Department of Fine & Performing Arts-UDSM, UDOM, Goethe Institut, Global Music Academy, German Embassy, Bayimba, Ketebul Music, DCMA Zanzibar, MuDa Africa, Lumumba Theatre Group, Dogodogo Centre, Police Band, T.P.D.F Bands, JKT Band and Music Crossroads.