A Powerful Partnership

Release Date: 
Friday, April 1, 2011

On April 4, all thirty-four 6th grade classes in the Worcester Public Schools attended a special concert at Mechanics Hall, “An Introduction to American Composers.” The concert was the culmination of a new CultureLEAP (Learning through Education and Arts Partnerships) Program developed in partnership with the Worcester Public Schools, Music Worcester’s Music Guild, Mechanics Hall and JOMP to enhance students’- exposure to classical music and integrate math and music concepts. Prior to the concert, each 6th grade received a visit from one of JOMP’s three Faculty Trios as part of Music Guild’s “Music-to-Go.”