A joint effort of Metro Nashville Public Schools, the mayor's office and music industry and community leaders, the Music Makes Us® initiative aspires to be a national model for high quality music education. With a focus on music literacy and student participation, Music Makes Us® is strengthening traditional school music while adding a contemporary curriculum that embraces new technologies and reflects our diverse student population.

Click here to see our most recent year in review.

Watch former Mayor Dean, former Director of Schools Dr. Register, and other community leaders describe this collective effort here.

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