Our mission of expanding access to music education is made possible through our partnerships.
SCHOOLS & COMMUNITY CENTERSWe partner with schools and community centers to bring instrumental music instruction to young people in the communities where they live and learn. With our after-school partners, we create valuable educational opportunities while supporting the development of our students and the greater community.
CULTURAL INSTITUTIONSOur cultural partnerships introduce Harmony families to a variety of performances and cultural venues. Visiting artists, field trips to performances, master classes, and professional coaching all enhance the learning experience for our teachers and students alike.
COLLEGES & UNIVERSITIESHarmony’s college and university partners make invaluable contributions to our work, from hosting classes and performances, to assisting in teacher recruitment, training, and evaluation.
We work with schools, community organizations, universities, and cultural institutions to create learning opportunities that have a lasting impact on students and families.
Our partner programs:
PS 124At PS 124 in Chinatown, students participate in after-school group violin lessons. Our Harmony Program Youth Orchestra (South) also meets at PS124 for their rehearsals.
Castle Bridge SchoolAt the Castle Bridge School in Washington Heights, students learn violin, cello, flute, clarinet, trumpet, and trombone. Students in our Harmony Program Youth Orchestra (North) also meet at Castle Bridge for rehearsals.
PS 107Through a partnership with PS 107, we provide after-school woodwind instruction in the Bronx.
D’Addario FoundationOn Long Island, students from a local elementary school participate in group lessons on the violin, viola, and cello through our partnership with the D’Addario Foundation.
PS 128At PS 128 in Washington Heights, we provide instruction on violin, viola and cello to children from 7 local public schools.
MS 358QAt MS 358 Q in Jamaica, Queens, we provide after-school group violin lessons to middle school students. In addition, MS 358Q houses the Queens branch of our Harmony Program Youth Orchestras..
Meet our partners
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