The Harmony Program provides after-school music education programs in underserved communities across New York City.

 

OUR STUDENTS

 
Harmony Program for Students and Families
   
  We work every day to bring the many benefits of music making into the lives of more New York City school children.  More ›

OUR TEACHERS

    We recruit and train college students and recent graduates to teach with us and strengthen our communities through music.  More ›

OUR PARTNERS

    We unite colleges, public schools, community-based organizations, and cultural institutions in creating intensive and high quality after-school music programs.  More ›

OUR MISSION

  At the Harmony Program, music changes lives every day. Through collective music making, children from under-served communities explore new avenues and realize their full potential. Our specially trained teachers guide students from beginner group instruction to orchestral performance, building life skills and community from a shared love of music. Learn more about who we are and what we do →
 

BY THE NUMBERS

 
500
Students receive up to 500 hours of instruction each year.
90%
Student attendance at daily after-school lessons exceeds 90%.
95%
In annual surveys, 95% of parents rate our programs as “very good” or “excellent.”
98%
98% of teachers rate our training program as “very good” or “excellent.”

 
Support Music Education

Play Your Part

 
SUPPORT HARMONY
  Our students and teachers make a tremendous commitment to music education, but it’s your commitment as a Harmony Program supporter that makes it possible. Donate today and help change lives through music.  

After-school Music Education teaching jobs with the Harmony Program

Get Involved

 
APPLY TO TEACH
  If you’re passionate about using music to inspire students and families, we want to hear from you. Apply to teach with the Harmony Program and share your talents while developing new skills.