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Winter Concerts

Join us December 16 & 17 as the Alice S. Pfaelzer Tuition-free Conservatory students perform in their winter concert. Performances are free and open to the public at Merit’s West Loop facility.

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Annual Report

Review Merit's 2015-2016 Annual Report.

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Upcoming Events At Merit

Early Childhood: Fall Session Classes Conclude

Date: Monday, December 12th, 2016

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

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Storytime

Date: Monday, December 12th, 2016
Time: 11:00 am

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

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Conservatory: Wind Symphony Rehearsal

Date: Tuesday, December 13th, 2016
Time: 6:15 pm

Location: Merit School of Music

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"I love the family environment that Merit provides for me. It makes me feel like I am contributing to a community and it makes me feel safe."

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