• The only non-profit music school in Clackamas County. Enrolling 3,000+ kids annually!

  • Youth Music Project’s mission is to provide outstanding rock, pop, and country music education for youth by offering tuition assistance, instrument rental, and exceptional, state-of-the-art performance opportunities!

    • Our Seasons

      YMP offers four 10 week terms per year: Fall, Winter, Spring, and Summer.

    • Our Assistance

      Youth Music Project is very happy to offer Tuition Assistance to those who qualify. Tuition Assistance eligibility is determined by the Federal Financial Income Guidelines for Free and Reduced School Lunch. If your student qualifies for Free/Reduced Lunch then YMP offers one 100% free activity registration per 10 week term.

    • Our School

      By making use of our state-of-the-art performance space, YMP students show what they’ve learned at end of term Student Concerts, Summer Camp Performances and events like Open Mic Night or Karaoke Sing-Along!

    We are a tightly-knit group of inspired, engaged and encouraging educators and musicians who believe that every student deserves to access music education, regardless of income.

    YMP students can sign-up for Group Music and Art classes or Private Music Lessons in Guitar, Drums, Electric Bass, Violin, Piano, Ukulele or Vocal for kids, teens and adults. Rock Band and Tools of Rock are available for students starting the fourth grade. We also provide Early Childhood Music Classes geared toward ages 1-6 years.

    Youth Music Project also offers Tuition Assistance for students who qualify for the free or reduced lunch program at school.


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    • Group Classes

      Group music classes for kids and teens

    • Private Lessons

      Private music lessons with our talented, supportive educators

    • Early Childhood

      Check out our Early Childhood Classes classes for kids ages 1-6 years

    • Summer Camps

      Songwriting, Rock Band and Rock & Pop. Here comes the sun

  • Upcoming Events

    december, 2018

    10dec - 15All DayFall Term Concert WeekFall Concert Week at YMP!

  • Community, Foundation and Corporate Support

  • The gift of music can change a child's life!