Here at PROJECT MUSIC, we are committed to providing high quality music education and creative opportunity to disadvantaged youth in the Stamford community. Our free afterschool programs are located in Boys & Girls Club, Chester Addison Community Center, Yerwood Center and Toquam Tiger Academy.
Behind every instrument is an incredible musician
Students receive ensemble music lessons four days a week, musical instruments free of charge, and individual training and mentorship from professional educators and musicians.
We create an environment that fosters opportunity through creative confidence, discipline, and leadership.
An immersive after-school program serving over 100 students aimed at closing the achievement gap and exposing young people to the beauty of an opportunity of a world filled with music.
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Schools with music programs have an estimated 90.2% graduation rate and 93.9% attendance rate compared to schools without music education, which average 72.9% graduation and 84.9% attendance.
Students who take music in middle school score significantly higher on algebra assignments in 9th grade than their non-music counterparts.
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