Awarded Schools

In the 2020/2021 school year, 6,147 instruments and 326 accessories, such as mouthpieces, method books, and brass mutes, were donated to 36 schools and two districts across the nation.

We offered Music Education District Support Services® (MEDSS) to two new school districts, and provided ongoing support to our partner districts resulting in the implementation of new music programs and equitable access to quality music education programs for thousands of students. Learn more about MEDSS here.

  • Chester W. Nimitz Middle School, Huntington Park CA
  • Diego Rivera Performing Arts Community School, Los Angeles CA
  • John C. Fremont High School, Los Angeles CA
  • Mary McLeod Bethune Middle School, Los Angeles CA
  • MACES (Maywood Center for Enriched Studies), Maywood CA
  • Bell Middle School, San Diego CA
  • Lincoln High School, San Diego CA
  • Oak Park Elementary, San Diego CA
  • San Francisco Unified School District, San Francisco CA
  • High Horizons/Multicultural Magnet Schools, Bridgeport CT
  • D.C. Public Schools, Washington DC
  • Randle Highlands Elementary School, Washington DC
  • Piedmont Lakes Middle School, Apopka FL
  • Union Park Middle School, Orlando FL
  • Westridge Middle School, Orlando FL
  • Martin Luther King, Jr. Middle School, Atlanta GA
  • Midtown High School, Atlanta GA
  • Ralph J. Bunche Middle School, Atlanta GA
  • The H.J. Russell West End Academy, Atlanta GA
  • Curtis Guild Elementary School, Boston MA
  • Dante Alighieri Montessori, Boston MA
  • James Otis Elementary School, Boston MA
  • Manassah E. Bradley Elementary School, Boston MA
  • Mario Umana Academy, Boston MA
  • PJ Kennedy Elementary School, Boston MA
  • Samuel Adams Elementary School, Boston MA
  • Governor’s Village STEM Academy, Charlotte NC
  • Gibson Middle School, Las Vegas NV
  • P.S. 121 Throop, Bronx NY
  • Mount Pleasant High School, Providence RI
  • Trinity Academy for the Performing Arts (TAPA), Providence RI
  • Chavez High School, Houston TX
  • Evan E. Worthing High School, Houston TX
  • Heights High School, Houston TX
  • North Forest High School, Houston TX*
  • Blair Middle School, Norfolk VA
  • Northside Middle School, Norfolk VA
  • Norview Middle School, Norfolk VA
  • * Funded by Music Rising

    Hand written thank you notes from MACES students in Maywood CA!
    Celebrating the arrival of new instruments at Heights High School in Houston TX!