The Foundation is involved in many music related programs, projects and events taking place within the Fox Valley River area of Illinois. From organizing, promoting and sponsoring the Blues on Water Street festival in Batavia, to providing Songwriter Workshops and Performances in a variety of locations throughout the Fox Valley, the Foundation is executing it’s mission of Preserving, Promoting, Protecting and Educating.

Support for the Living Music History program has been provided by the Kane County Board, through its Office of Community Reinvestment, with funds from the Grand Victoria Riverboat Casino.

Here are some of the more involved programs and projects of the Fox Valley Music Foundation:


Songwriter Workshop and Performance Series

Poetry in Public Places

The Leland Bluebird Sessions

Music History and Education