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STM Director Wins Casio Award

By Christian Perry

Congratulations to our Senior Director of Programs & Policy, Chiho Feindler, for receiving the Leadership in Music Education Award presented by Casio Music Gear! “We looked at a number of very worthy possibilities for this award, but felt that what Chiho and...

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Music Builds Self-Esteem

By Samantha Manus

We say music helps you realize your full potential in many different ways. For Alondra, it helped her with self confidence and self-esteem.

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Spencer raised $1,125 streaming video games for 18 hours.

By Samantha Manus

Spencer did a fundraiser for us back in April 2017. Here is his story: “Hi, my name is Spencer and I am raising money for Save The Music organization. During my 8th grade year at Montgomery School, I am required to do a project in which I research a problem and...

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Thank You from the Class of 2017

By Lia Peralta

In 2014, we started a music program at Park Place Middle School in Brooklyn, NY. We received an email from the principal updating us on the class of 2017, the first group of students to experience the full benefits of our instrument grant: “Our Valedictorian and...

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Music builds self-confidence

By Samantha Manus

Motivation is crucial in how well children perform at school and is closely linked to self-perceptions of ability, self-efficacy and aspirations. “If active engagement with music increases positive perceptions of self, this may transfer to other areas of study...

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