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Merit School of Music

38 Peoria Street, Chicago, IL 60607.
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A community music school.

Date of Initial Accreditation: 02/01/2016
Year of Most Recent Comprehensive Review: 2013
Academic Year of Next Scheduled Comprehensive Review: 2022-2023

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 Tuition-Free Conservatory.
Early Childhood Program.
Instrumental Camps (Flute, Guitar, Horn, Percussion, Piano, Saxophone, Strings, Trumpet, Tuba and Euphonium, Voice).
Instrumental and Vocal Music Program (Band, Guitar, Piano, Strings, Voice).
Merit Music in Communities.
Private Lesson Program.