LAST CHANCE TO JOIN SUMMER!

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?

Summer registration is still open! Merit’s exciting line-up of camps & classes are a great way to stay social & creative all summer long. Click here to learn more.

Fall early bird registration is now open! Join Merit’s vibrant community of music lovers. Register today!

It’s not too late to join Merit’s Early Childhood summer music classes! Click here to learn more about programs ranging from newborn to 8 years old.

Merit By The Numbers

2500 music students
1.4 million financial aid
25 school music programs
100 music graduates
60 percent students renting instruments

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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