The Northside World Music School is a non-profit, one of a kind educational institute where music meets culture. The campus is quiet and covered with trees with multiple studios for various genres of world music – an oasis of music where creativity can thrive.
Our Mission is to provide quality performing arts education, encourage performances and collaborations across various genres and showcase world music in order to promote cultural awareness and unity across ethnic, religious and geographic boundaries.
Our Vision is to promote cross-cultural awareness through the performing arts. Our unique program:
- Provides hands-on performance experience in music and dance integrating global cultures — Southeast Asia, America, Africa, and Europe.
- Is inspired by El Sistema — a visionary global movement that transforms the lives of children through music, a new model for social change.
- Has faculty of the highest pedigree who are high-quality performers and teachers.
- Is conducted in a facility that is conveniently located in North Central San Antonio.
The Northside World Music School admits students of any race, color, national and ethnic origin to all the rights, privileges, programs and activities generally accorded or made available to students at the school. It does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national and ethnic origin in administration of its educational policies, admissions policies, financial aid programs, and other school-administered programs.