How music tutoring programs benefit young students
Provides an affordable outlet for young students to receive private music instruction. All of the benefits of private lessons - such as personalized instruction and pacing - for free or a heavily discounted price!
Serves low income students who may have no other way to learn music or receive one-on-one instruction.
Allows younger students to learn more about the high school music program and the later stages of their musical life such as youth ensembles and music camps.
Provides a fun, educational outlet for young students to interact with high school musicians.
How music tutoring programs benefit tutors
Provides an outlet for high school musicians to help younger students in their school, school district, or community. Tutors can inspire their students and pass on their knowledge, skills, and experiences.
Provides an opportunity for high school musicians to run their own organization.
Allows high school musicians to give back to the community that raised them.
Provides a great way to gain real world experience and invaluable leadership experience.
Offers a great way to earn side income or earn volunteer hours through tutoring or running the program.
How music tutoring programs benefit schools, school music programs & school districts
Builds a top-down, multigrade community of students. The younger generations are inspired by the older students, who will in turn stick to the music program and later serve as leaders to inspire the next generation.
Increases participant numbers and retention rates for the music program. Young students are inspired by their tutors and more informed about the high school music program, leading to more interest in continuing music through high school.
Helps avoid getting budget cuts for the music program, thanks to increased enrollment.
Helps revitalize interest in the music program amidst the pandemic. Tutoring can start online and transition to in person as the pandemic dies down, giving students hope and something new to look forward to for the coming months and years.
How music tutoring programs benefit the surrounding community
Helps foster and grow the community's involvement in music and the arts.
Offers an outlet for young students in the community to receive private music instruction.
Offers more business to professional private teachers. Many of the tutoring program students will "graduate" eventually and will look for a professional teacher to continue their musical journey.
Helps build musical unity across multiple schools and grades of students.