Get Started With Music

Grades PreK-5


Bring elementary music to your school for all students, establishing foundational music skills.

Our Intro To Music Grant includes everything a music teacher needs to provide all PreK-5 students with sequential standards-based general music instruction focused in active music making and engagement for all students. The grant package includes $26,700 worth of developmentally-appropriate and culturally-relevant instruments and resources, including a digital piano, acoustic guitar, Orff Instruments, world drums, recorders, hand-held percussion, Boomwhackers, a classroom set of ukuleles, method books, and program services.

Intro To Music Grant Requirements:
  • Be a traditional public elementary school
  • Hire at least one full-time certified music teacher and schedule general music as part of the regular school day
  • Schedule a minimum of 45 minutes of instruction per week
  • Have adequate, secure storage space for the instruments and a room dedicated for music instruction
  • Complete annual progress reports about the instrumental music program and allow representatives from the Foundation to visit
  • Accept full responsibility for the maintenance for the donated instruments and equipment

To learn more about our granting process, please visit our FAQ page.

Get Started With Music grant for music education