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Community Engagement

CPS Teaching Artist Partnership Program

DePaul Community Division partners with Chicago Public School music programs to offer quality instruction by DePaul School of Music graduate students. Weekly group lessons and sectionals are presented to the band and orchestra members at each school. In the past year, DePaul SOM teaching artists provided instruction at the following schools: Nicholas Senn High School, James Russell Lowell Elementary, and Hanson Park Elementary School. For more information please contact the CMD's Educational Programs Coordinator, 773-325-7262.

School Partnership Program

DePaul Community Music partners with a number of schools throughout Chicago to provide after-school private and duo musical instruction to interested students. Collaborations are tailored to the individual needs of each school and are designed to complement each school’s interests and curriculum. For information on this program please contact the CMD office at 773.325.7262.​