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Mission: Music Center of the Northwest is a non-profit community music school located in North Seattle. We believe in the transformative power of music in the lives of people and our community. With a commitment to music education and live performance, Music Center provides access to exceptional musical experiences for people of all ages and abilities.
At Music Center no child is turned away. We offer a variety of tuition discounts, waivers and scholarships. Please call us and speak with our staff about your specific financing needs.
Results: Over the last 20 years, we have had thousands of students of all ages participating in our Music Together classes, private instruction, and performance ensembles.
Target demographics: Music Center programs are open to all. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, age, gender, sexual orientation or economic status
Direct beneficiaries per year: over 100 kids and adults take private lessons or music classes; as well as untold numbers of kids and adults through outreach programs in schools and in the community!
Geographic areas served: Seattle and surrounds
Programs: Individual Instruction for the following instruments:
Our Suzuki Program Includes:
Suzuki Violin, and
A variety of classes and programs for kids:
Kids Rock Band
and adults (New Perspectives):
Oak Lake Strings
Jazz Theory and Combo
Rock Theory and Rock Band
Mixed Voice Chorale
Chamber Music and Orchestral Workshops
We are also hosts to resident ensembles:
Around the Sound Community Band
Rain City Symphony
Centerpiece Jazz Band
All City Clarinets and Northwest Clarinet Choir
Greenwood Concert Band (Summer)