ArtSmart provides youth mentorship through the power of music across the United States in communities that lack access to the arts.

Through weekly focused sessions over a full school year, ArtSmart students receive world class musical instruction and training from skilled mentors that instills responsibility, confidence, stability and invaluable transferable life skills in its participants. ArtSmart believes that all youth should have the opportunity to realize their full potential and is committed to providing an environment in which young people can thrive, achieve and succeed.

ArtSmart gives our students purpose

Our music mentorship program and one-to-one voice lessons provide our students with a safe space to express themselves.

56% of students

say they are excited to come to school on a standard day

79% of students

say they are excited to come to school on a ArtSmart lesson day


Find out how ArtSmart has made a difference to our students lives and helped them achieve success.

Katelyn – ArtSmart music student


Find out how ArtSmart helped Katelyn develop her singing skills and how her music lessons benefited her emotionally in other school lessons.

Isaias – ArtSmart music student


Read about how ArtSmart has encouraged Isaias to step out of his comfort zone and discover the power that music has to connect with people.

Nevontae – ArtSmart student


Read about Nevontae's ArtSmart experience and how music has helped develop his self-confidence and find unique learning techniques.

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