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What's New At Merit?

Instrumental & Vocal Music Spring Concerts

Join us as the Instrumental & Vocal Music program concludes with Spring Concerts.

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Summer Camps & Classes

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Video: Merit Means Family

Watch Merit's latest video story about a Merit student's hard work, combined with the dedication and support of the entire Merit family, to overcome life's challenges.

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Upcoming Events At Merit

Private Lessons: Sherman Guitar Studio Recital

Date: Friday, May 26th, 2017
Time: 6:00 pm

Location: Merit School of Music, Joy Faith Knapp Music Center

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Private Lessons: Rustandi Violin & Viola Studio Recital

Date: Friday, May 26th, 2017
Time: 6:00 pm

Location: Merit School of Music, Joy Faith Knapp Music Center

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Private Lessons: Norris Piano Studio Recital

Date: Saturday, May 27th, 2017
Time: 12:00 pm

Location: Merit School of Music, Joy Faith Knapp Music Center

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