Merit School of Music
provides access to high-quality music education so that all children can experience the transformative power of music.
All ages. All tuition-free.
School-age children across Chicago.
Register today to make music with Merit this fall! Explore our exciting line-up of group classes, private lessons, and electives – all available from the comfort of your own home.
Join KIDO Chicago and Merit School of Music for a special Bilingual Storytime. Watch the live recording today and get ready to dance, sing, and read along!
Join Merit’s Virtual Open House! Pop into virtual classrooms, meet our celebrated music teachers, watch our students perform, & save your spot in our online fall music classes.
“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, PIANO, FRESHMAN AT UNIVERSITY OF CHICAGO