About the RMHC

A 501(c)(3) Non-Profit Corporation

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  • Welcome to the Regional Music Heritage Center !

    A place to study, celebrate, and share our region's musical contributions to America and the world

    The above image shows the future location of the Regional Music Heritage Center

    Mission Statement

    To provide a center for research, education, and performance of the genres of music originating in and evolving from the region surrounding Texarkana and to promote public knowledge, understanding, and appreciation of the role of the area in the American and world musical heritage.

    Vision Statement

    To achieve our mission by helping other regional arts, education, and humanities groups, institutions, and organizations in our region achieve theirs.

    Important Note

    Please note that there are many quotes from historic sources. These are NOT edited. We are acutely aware of cultural and racial sensitivities and want this to a be positive experience for everyone. If you find anything offensive or questionable, let us know immediately. We care!

    Please report any issues or errors in facts or bugs via the "Contact" page

    Many images and files used here are from the web. We wish to ensure that no copyrights are violated. Those who may feel their rights have not been respected please phone or email immediately. We will either credit as you see fit or take down the material immediately.

    Enjoy your visit, and come back often. The new site will feature a regional music events calendar to help you learn of great performances near you.