Music Education Advocacy Tools

Orchestras are committed to improving music education opportunities in local schools. Consider using these national resources to support your advocacy at the local level.

General Guidance

Banner: National Orchestral Institute + Festival’s local community outreach. Photo: Geoff Sheil

Music Education is Essential section: Young violinist Luis of BRAVO Youth Orchestras solos alongside Kevin Sylvester of Black Violin at the Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall in Portland, OR. Photo: Richard Kolbell

Contact Congress

Raising your voice about key issues before Congress is essential. Contacting Congress is easy to do, and your communication with elected officials will ensure that communities nationwide continue to benefit from orchestral music.

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