Special Events

Virtual Graduation

Sunday, April 25 @ 11:00am CT

Congrats to the Alice S. Pfaelzer Conservatory Class of 2021!

Join us online for a commencement ceremony celebrating the graduates and highlighting their talent through a series of inspiring performances.



Save the Date

Virtual Gala 2021

Wednesday, May 19 @ 7:00pm CT

This May, Merit’s annual fundraiser returns to a computer, mobile device, or TV near you for our 2nd Annual Virtual Gala.

Everyone is welcome, so save your suits and dresses for another day and join us from your couch for an unforgettable evening celebrating the unstoppable power of music.


Virtual Open House


Want to see what virtual music classes with the best music educators in Chicago look like? Join Merit’s Virtual Open House! Pop into virtual classrooms, meet our celebrated music teachers, & watch our students perform.




Join Us!