About Us

Harmony Project is a research-based multi-year mentoring program for low-income youth that uses music as a means of positive development and social inclusion.
Tanner Community Development Corporation (TCDC) is joining forces with Harmony Project to reach out to the families and communities of some remarkable young people in Phoenix.

 

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How It Works

bullet Our students participate in free after-school music classes six hours per week.

bullet Teaching artists and the in-school music teacher team up to lead small group lessons on various instruments.

bullet TCDC provides family engagement activities to build a strong sense of community.

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Our Values

bullet Musical Excellence

bullet Creativity

bullet Individual Responsibility

bullet Peer-to-peer teaching

bullet Family Engagement

bullet Community Outreach

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Results

Our students demonstrate increases in self-esteem, develop character traits and skills such as responsibility, discipline, cooperation and time-management.

The Harmony Project is teaming up with neuroscientists to contribute to research about how music positively affects child development and critical thinking abilities.
Click here to watch the PBS NEWSHOUR about the Harmony Project's research.

Our Mission

TO PROMOTE the positive development of children and families through the study, practice, and performance of music.
TO BUILD healthy communities by investing in the positive development of children through music.
TO DEVELOP children as ambassadors of peace, hope, and understanding amongst people of diverse cultures, backgrounds, and beliefs.

Our Schools

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Pan-American Charter School

26 Strings Students
Amanda Seyler - Musicianship Teacher
Luciana Gallo - Cello Teacher
Seychelle Duffield - Violin Teacher

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Southwest Elementary School

16 Winds Students
Starting later this year!

Our Partners

Meet the organizations and companies that help make Harmony Project Phoenix possible.

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Tanner Community Development Corporation

The Tanner Community Development Corporation (TCDC) is a non-profit organization dedicated to encouraging new approaches to solving problems in the African American community. Their mission is to improve the lives of African Americans by meeting their economical, educational, spiritual, health and housing needs.
TCDC is a nonprofit, tax-exempt, publicly supported organization under Sections 501 (c) (3) of the IRS Code.

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Harmony Project

Harmony Project is Los Angeles’ largest 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization solely dedicated to music education for youth in low-income communities. They have been recognized as one of the most effective arts-based youth interventions in the nation.

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Roosevelt School District

Roosevelt Mission:
Continuing the Path to Instructional Excellence....
Through the 6 Cs & A Disciplined Culture Where Accountability and Performance are Consistently High!

The Roosevelt School District #66 was established in Phoenix Arizona in 1912.

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Pan-American Charter School

The school's program is designed to improve the lives of all children the school serves. The school works hard to involve parents in their students' lives. Teachers speak with parents daily and send written progress reports to parents in English and Spanish every four-and-a-half weeks.

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St. Mary's Food Bank

St. Mary’s Food Bank Alliance offers an array of programs designed to help those in need receive food and other types of assistance, and offer opportunities for individuals and organizations to get involved, make financial donations, and volunteer their time, effort and resources.

Pictures & Videos

Check out some of the fabulous students and teachers of Harmony Project Phoenix.

  • All
  • Pan-American
  • Southwest
  • Strings Lessons
  • Winds Lessons
  • Musicianship
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Bucket Drumming

Pan-American Charter
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Cello Class

Pan-American Charter
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Violin Class

Pan-American Charter
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Teaching Violins

Pan-American Charter
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Teaching Rhythms

Pan-American Charter
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Teaching Violins

Pan-American Charter
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Concert at Valley Life

Pan-American Charter
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Concert at Valley Life

Pan-American Charter
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Concert at Valley Life

Pan-American Charter
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Concert at Grace Health Care

PanAmerican Charter

Contact Us

Please feel free to contact us about Harmony Project Phoenix.