Founding Partner

Serving a vital role in our inception by providing seed funding, Knight Foundation helped spark close to a decade of social transformation through music within our community.

Strategic Partner

Miami-Dade County Public Schools is the fourth largest school district in the United States, comprised of 392 schools, 345,000 students and over 40,000 employees.

Funding Partners

Community Partners

National Partners

With the support of the Miami-Dade County Department of Cultural Affairs and the Cultural Affairs Council, the Miami-Dade County Mayor, and Board of County Commissioners.

Miami Music Project is sponsored in part by the Department of State Division of Cultural Affairs, the Florida Council on Arts and Culture, and the State of Florida.

Miami Music Project is funded by The Children’s Trust. The Children’s Trust is a dedicated source of revenue established by voter referendum to improve the lives of children and families in Miami-Dade County by making strategic investments in their future.

Miami Music Project programs are supported by The Jorge M. Pérez Foundation at the Miami Foundation.

Instruments of Collaboration

“This is not a story about charity, this is not a story about helping the underserved, this is a story about talent and getting access to fine training, the result being excellent Miami Music Project students moving into the national arena. At the heart of it all is talent and access. This is a model that can be replicated in Miami and for the betterment of the community.”
Howard Herring
New World Symphony President and CEO