Want to know how you can make a difference?
Put an instrument in a child's hand. We're currently in immediate need of:
- Full size (4/4) violins, bows and cases
- Violas (13", 14", 15")
- Full (4/4) and 3/4 size cellos, bows and cases
- 3/4 size flexible (but durable) bass cases
- Double French horns
- Auxiliary percussion equipment
- Metronomes (Mechanical or Electronic/DB90 Dr. Beat)
- Wenger or Manhassett music stands (30-40)
Saturday December 7, 2013 at 7pm
Park West in Chicago
322 W. Armitage Avenue
Chicago, IL 60614
This year's event is a benefit for The People's Music School, to aide in their mission to cultivate access to free quality music education for Chicago children.
Youth Orchestras Winter Concert
Wednesday, December 18, 2013 at 7pm
Hibbard Elementary School, Entrance 1
3244 W. Ainslie Ave. Chicago, IL 60625
Please join us for an evening of life-changing orchestral music performed by the People's Music School Youth Orchestras.
Uptown Academy Winter Concert
10am Saturday, December 21
Uplift Community High School
900 W. Wilson Avenue, Chicago, IL 60640
All students in a performing ensemble (e.g. choir, orchestra, jazz ensemble, etc.) will be partcipating and all families are welcome to attend this free concert!
Access to the performance area will be through the door on the west end of the Uplift building which is closest to the Uptown Academy. There will be parent volunteers at the door to greet you. Parking can be found on the east (access from Wilson) and west (access from Eastwood) sides of Uplift. Parents of students, please remember to put your parking pass on the dashboard of your car.
Visit our events page for more information and a full list of upcoming events.
The People's Music School is one of the only completely free, community music schools in the United States. We provide free music education with an emphasis in classical music. Our curriculum includes music theory as well as instruction in the particular instrument of the child's choice. Read more about our school's program and how you can help support.
We currently have several open positions! Find out more details on our jobs page!