Share the Music Gala 2021 Live Music Auction
Our auction this year highlights the amazing talent of our faculty! Have you missed live music this year? This is a unique opportunity to have live music at your next party or event. All of the proceeds from this auction go to support financial aid and programming. If you win you’ll be supporting a great cause and either giving the most amazing gift ever or hosting the best party of 2021!
About Manchester Community Music School
The Manchester Community Music School (MCMS) serves the City of Manchester and State of New Hampshire as one of the most comprehensive centers for music education. MCMS serves over 1,500 individuals each year through a wide array of programs including early childhood classes, private lessons, chamber groups, the largest youth ensemble program north of Boston, summer community band, summer camps, the most comprehensive Suzuki program in the state, a high-quality music therapy program, and an extensive outreach program. From 6 months old to 90 years young our students and clients attend the school from 60 New Hampshire communities. They engage music at every level of learning across age, ability and interest, and we see it enrich lives.
MCMS’ mission is Changing Lives Through the Power of Learning, Sharing and Making Music. Core to that mission, the Music School is committed to ensuring that anyone wishing to study music or benefit from music therapy services can regardless of their financial situation. Since our founding in 1983, MCMS has awarded over $1,595,000 in need-based financial aid to more than 5,600 students and clients. We also subsidize our outreach programming through grant funding that averages over $100,000 per year.