BEAM Initiative

Andrew W. Mellon Foundation awards $2.5 million to the New England Conservatory of Music (NEC), in a partnership consortium with Project STEP, the Boston Youth Symphony Orchestras, the Community Music Center of Boston, and the Boston Symphony Orchestra.

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Apple Hill String Quartet Masterclass

Join us on November 18th for this exciting masterclass

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A Global Giving Movement

#GivingTuesday is a day of giving fueled by the power of social media, community, and collaboration. This year STEP is raising crucial funds to support summer lessons for our students, so they can experience the joys of music year-round.

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Learn about FOCUS today!

FOCUS is Project STEP's introductory music class for Kindergarten students.

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Dan Palant

In memory...

We are extremely saddened to hear of the passing of our friend Daniel Palant. Dan was a past member of our Board of Directors, a member of our Board of Advisors and a generous soul to our program over many years. His family is in our prayers and he is in our hearts.

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Support STEP When You Shop

Shop on AmazonSmile this holiday season and register Project STEP as our charity of choice. Every purchase donates money to our program. Happy Holidays.

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Make a Gift!We envision a world in which the classical music profession reflects the racial and ethnic diversity of our communities.
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Learn about our Student of the Month

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