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To positively impact student motivation, achievement, and self-confidence by partnering with under-resourced schools to integrate music education into the core curriculum.

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the education through music 2024 gala celebration

You’re invited to Education Through Music’s 2024 Gala! This year’s theme – Making Music, Changing Lives – celebrates our community’s commitment to the importance of music education and the positive impact it has on the lives of today’s youth. Please join us on May 16, 2024 at 583 Park Avenue for an event not to be missed!

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new etm: The Podcast episode! 

What are the steps to establishing a great music program? In this episode, we take a behind-the-scenes look at ETM’s unique and exemplary model for music education. ETM’s Davian Alleyne (Teacher at P.S. 236), Stephanie Nantell (Senior Director of Programs), and Arielle Lewis (Instructional Supervisor) share the many levels of planning and support that go into making a successful program, starting from the first day of school to its culminating winter concert. We also hear from the Principal of P.S. 236 and a parent of students at the school to learn about the impact music education has made on the community. Listen here!

etm is featured on abc7 new york

On Tuesday, December 26th, Education Through Music was on the news! The segment highlighted students, teachers, and the principal from ETM partner school PS 154 in Queens, as well as ETM’s CEO, Janice Weinman, speaking about the impact of ETM’s music programs. See how ETM is changing lives through the power of music education. Watch here!

etm students on the main stage!

The Grammy-Award string trio Time for Three invited ETM students from Baychester Academy and One World Middle School in the Bronx to perform together the trio’s original piece, “Joy,” at their sold-out performance at PAC NYC on December 22nd. It was a remarkable experience for the students, teachers, and their families. Thank you, Time for Three and PAC NYC, for your support of music education and partnering with us to co-create this unforgettable opportunity.

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