Transforming lives through music mentorship

Over a 28-week program year, ArtSmart provides evidence-based music mentorship to help students develop life skills beneficial beyond the classroom.

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One-to-One Mentorship Program

  • Individualized instruction from highly-qualified artist-mentors through private voice and instrumental lessons
  • Explore diverse repertoire
  • Develop a healthy self-image
  • Spark intrinsic motivation to continue in their artistic journey and excel academically

Vocal Theater Program

  • Small groups of three paired with one mentor
  • Create original theatrical piece with music and dialogue
  • Explore social issues and personal values through team-building exercises, acting, and singing lessons
  • Learn to express oneself creatively and develop artistically
  • Develop transferable skills in teamwork and communication

Virtual Remote Outreach Program

  • ArtSmart collaborates with local organizations and schools in regions that lack access to music education and mentorship due to geographical barriers. Students receive virtual one-to-one music mentorship and instruction from highly-qualified artist-mentors.
  • Local organizations and educators act as site ambassadors to run and oversee the program specific to the needs of the local community, while ArtSmart provides experienced mentors and curriculum.
  • ArtSmart currently partners with We Are Instrumental in the Adirondacks. To join the Adirondack program, email Regional Coordinator Evan Mack.
  • To inquire about bringing the Remote Outreach Program to your region, email

Performance Opportunities

  • Mid-year studio performance with ArtSmart peers and mentors
  • End-of-year performance open to the public, friends, and family

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