THIS WEEK ONLY! 21% off summer camps & 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?

Registration for in-person and online summer camps and classes is still open! Browse available camps & classes to make music this summer!

Tune in on Monday, June 21 @ 6pm CT for Stringtacular! Experience the joy & power of music featuring 250 string students. Learn more about this year’s Stringtacular!

Join us in your neighborhood for Merit’s pop-up events & concerts! From musical storytimes to instrument demos, enjoy music with Merit this summer!

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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