SUMMER REGISTRATION OPENS MAY 3

Merit School of Music

removes barriers to high-quality music education so that all children can experience the transformative power of music.

OUR PROGRAMS

EARLY CHILDHOOD

Newborns – 8 years

SUMMER CAMPS

All ages. By experience.

ALICE S. PFAELZER CONSERVATORY

All ages. All tuition-free.

MERIT MUSIC IN COMMUNITIES

School-age children across Chicago.

Merit By The Numbers

3000 merit music students
1.4 million dollars in financial aid and and direct student support
25 community sites
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WHAT’S HAPPENING?

Registration for in-person and online summer camps and classes opens May 3. Learn more and sign up to be notified when registration opens!

merit virtual gala

On May 19, Merit’s annual fundraiser returns to a computer, mobile device, or TV near you for our 2nd Annual Virtual Gala. Learn more and support the Gala today!

Music classes are a fun, effective way to develop your child’s imagination, social skills, and brain! This summer, join one of Merit’s in-person or online music classes for kids ages 0 – 7.

GIVE THE GIFT OF MUSIC.

“Merit has changed my life.

It’s changed the entire trajectory of where I’m going, who I believe I am. Merit has given me these opportunities, this vision, this hope for a better dream of myself.”

 

OSCAR, MERIT ALUM, STUDENT AT UNIVERSITY OF CHICAGO

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