In response to the COVID-19 pandemic and the CDC’s current recommendations, Merit School of Music has closed the Joy Faith Knapp Music Center and suspended all in-person activities until further notice. Virtual options are now available for private lessons, Early Childhood classes, and small group classes. We thank you for your understanding and continued support during this unprecedented situation.

To learn more about online offerings and supporting Merit during this time, please

COVID-Relief Summer Discount Application

Merit School of Music realizes that families’ circumstances may have changed over the last few months due to the ongoing global pandemic, but we are committed to working with you to ensure that your students are able to continue with Merit programming this summer. 

We are pleased to offer a COVID-Relief Summer Discount to qualifying families. You do not need to qualify for Merit’s need-based financial aid to qualify for our COVID-Relief Discount, but in many cases, you may receive both discounts on eligible programs. 

The COVID-Relief Summer Discount only applies to virtual Instrumental & Vocal Music Program group classes and five-week camps. It does not apply to virtual summer private lessons, workshops, or electives.

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