Jazz at Lincoln Center

Jazz at Lincoln Center

The mission of JALC is to advance the appreciation and understanding of jazz through performance, education, and preservation activities and to ensure a vibrant future for the art form.

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Middle School Jazz Academy

Middle School Jazz Academy

Jazz at Lincoln Center

Jazz At Lincoln Center’s Middle School Jazz Academy is a skills- and aesthetic-based music education program that provides direct individual and ensemble training to students ages 11–13.

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The Patrick G. And Shirley W. Ryan Opera Center

The Patrick G. And Shirley W. Ryan Opera Center

Lyric Opera of Chicago

We provide comprehensive education and performance opportunities to some of the nation's most outstanding young singers, helping them transition from academic training to a successful opera career.

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Ballet West

Ballet West

Our mission is to entertain and excite audiences by presenting great classical ballets, historical masterpieces, and new, cutting-edge creations--and to build future ballet artists and audiences.

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Lyric Opera of Chicago

Lyric Opera of Chicago

Lyric Opera’s mission is to present grand opera of the highest international caliber and to nurture an appreciation of opera, music, and performing arts through education and community engagement.

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Essentially Ellington

Essentially Ellington

Jazz at Lincoln Center

Essentially Ellington aims to instill a broader understanding of the rich canon of jazz. Duke Ellington’s music is core not only to the jazz canon, but also to America's 20th century musical herita

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WeBop

WeBop

Jazz at Lincoln Center

WeBop is a jazz education program for youngsters 8 months to 5 years of age, providing a creative outlet for children and their caretakers to explore jazz through movement, songs, and storytelling.

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Education and Community Engagement Programs

Education and Community Engagement Programs

Lyric Opera of Chicago

Early exposure to the arts has a lasting impact on a person's ability to analyze and integrate knowledge and think creatively. Lyric Opera is dedicated to providing arts enrichment.

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Education and Outreach Programs

Education and Outreach Programs

Ballet West

Our programs offer students a wide range of exposure to all types of dance and life skills, such as the importance of staying in school and maintaining a healthy lifestyle.

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PBS Arts and Culture

PBS Arts and Culture

PBS Foundation

At a time when funding for music and the arts is at risk across the board, and especially in our schools, PBS and its member stations are committed to keeping the arts alive.

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