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Upcoming Events

Date Event Location Description
6 /04/2022 Performapaloozathon

There’s only one time where you can see all of your favorite student musicians in one place: Performapaloozathon!

Tune into this online extravaganza of a year-end showcase on June 4th at 1pm! With students from each TPMS location, never-before-seen performances, and a bittersweet senior send-off, you won’t want to miss this year’s heartwarming finale. Check out our Facebook page for more details!

7 /16/2022 Classical Invitations at Ravinia honors the Life of Dr. Rita Simó

Ravinia’s Classical Invitations program welcomes students enrolled in community music schools and their families to Chicago Symphony Orchestra and Steans Music Institute concerts and master classes. This year, to kick off the Classical Invitations season, Ravinia will be hosting a private reception with TPMS student performances to honor the life of the late Dr. Rita Simó, our founder.

7 /21/2022 Jeff Tweedy and the Students of The People's Music School Live in Concert Pritzker Pavillion
201 E Randolph St

Mark your calendars for July 21: The People’s Music School and Wilco’s Jeff Tweedy LIVE in concert!


Join People’s at Pritzker Pavilion from for a concert as part of the #MillenniumPark Music Series! Our students will join Jeff Tweedy, founding member and leader of the Grammy Award-winning American rock band Wilco, for an incredible summer evening of music. Event details


Past Events

Date Event Location Description
10 /04/2021 Virtual Classes Start October 4th

All new and returning students will start fall classes. All classes are virtual.

1 /14/2021 Thursday Music Nights Zoom

Join us every Thursday at 6pm for a community-wide, virtual Music Night featuring student and faculty performances! Email development@peoplesmusicschool.org to sign up. We’d love to see you there!

12 /13/2020 Virtual Winter Showcase 2020 Zoom/Facebook Live

Join The People’s Music School on Dec 13 at 3pm for an afternoon of virtual music fun, followed by some holiday-themed activities!

11 /28/2020 WFMT Broadcast WFMT 98.7fm

Catch four of our brightest students on WFMT’s Introductions program!

8 /23/2020 Virtual Summer Camp Showcase

Celebrate the end of summer with our Virutal Summer Camp Showcase!

6 /21/2020 Virtual Performapaloozathon Showcase Concert Facebook Live
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Our Virtual Performapaloozathon showcase performance, featuring all 800+ of our students.