Opportunity Music Project

Equal access for every child in New York City to learn an instrument.

We provide full scholarships for all students in need.

If your child needs financial assistance or access to a high-quality instrument, we can help.

Holiday Concert!

Opportunity Music Project’s Annual Holiday Concert! Come hear our dedicated students across all ages and levels perform in a huge 100-student orchestra at the glorious Blessed Sacrament cathedral in New York City’s Upper West Side. All proceeds support our student scholarships! Doors open at 6:45 PM. Pre-Concert Reception at 7 pm.

Summer Intensive 2019

Applications will open soon for our 2019 Summer Intensive, generously sponsored by the Heineman Foundation! Students will study chamber music, orchestra, and perform a city-wide tour at the end of the intensive. Save the dates for August 5-15, 2019!

Individual Attention

Every child at Opportunity Music Project receives private music lessons on violin, viola, cello, or the double bass.


Students learn to play in a group, honing their skills and working collaboratively towards a final performance.

OMP Prep

Students ages 4-8 participate in small group classes and start learning on their instrument of choice.

Sponsor a student

Make it possible for students to gain access to consistent, quality musical instruction that inspires them professionally and personally.