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Merit School of Music

38 Peoria Street, Chicago, IL 60607.

A community music school.

Date of Initial Accreditation: 02/01/2016
Year of Most Recent Comprehensive Review: 2023
Academic Year of Next Scheduled Comprehensive Review: 2032-2033

Non-Degree-Granting, Not-for-Profit, Public.


Charles Grode, President and Executive Director
Telephone: (312) 267-4460
Facsimile: (312) 267-4489

Degree and Program Listing

Alice S. Pfaelzer Conservatory.
Early Childhood Program.
Instrumental and Vocal Music Program (Band, Guitar, Piano, Suzuki-Alegre/Traditional Strings, Voice).
Merit Music in Communities.
Private Lesson Program.
Summer Programs (Band, Chamber Music, Choir, Ensembles, Flute, Guitar, Horn, Orchestra, Percussion, Piano, Saxophone, Single Reeds, Strings, Trumpet, Trombone, Tuba and Euphonium, Voice).