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Limited spots remaining in fall classes

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.

WHAT’S HAPPENING?

Fall registration is open! Register today for Merit’s line-up of group classes, private lessons, and Early Childhood programming.

Merit School of Music offers a variety of fun and engaging music classes for littles ones. Learn more about the benefits of music education for babies, toddlers, and kids!

Your health & safety are our priority. Learn more about what Merit is doing to keep our students, faculty, and staff safe this fall.

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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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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