• 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 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

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

  • Upcoming Calendar


    23feb2:00 PMBring your child to Music Millennium DayYouth Music Project's Intern and Advanced Track Bands will rock an in-store performance at Music Millennium as part of their Bring Your Kids to Music Millennium Day!

    25febAll DayGeneral Spring Term Registration Opens

    25febAll DaySummer Camp Registration OpensHave fun in the sun this summer, learn music, and make friends!


    15mar6:00 PMYouth Open Mic Night!Join us for Youth Open Mic Nights on the third Friday's of every month - Age 8-12 from 6:00 - 7:00 p.m. Teens from 7:00 p.m. til the end!

    16marAll DayLast Day of Winter Term

    18marAll Day23Winter Term Concert WeekWinter Concert Week at YMP!

    25mar7:00 PM10:00 PMYouth Music Project Halftime Show: Trailblazers vs. Nets!Join Youth Music Project at the Trailblazers vs. Nets Game

    31marAll DaySpring Term General Registration Closed!Registration Closes Today!