Posted March 21, 2018 in Articles
When jazz guitarist Dan Bruce's wife was offered a job in her home city of Cleveland, the couple decided to move back to Northeast Ohio after a decade in Chicago. The move allowed them to... read more
Posted March 08, 2018 in Articles
Many schools and organizations offer options for extracurricular and after-school activities.
According to Matthew Charboneau, chair of the Center for Music at The Music Settlement, and Kristin Thompson-Smith, adjunct professor of liberal arts at the... read more
Posted March 01, 2018 in Articles
...Therapy through restorative music
Art therapy extends beyond the visual arts. The healing power of music—whether through creating or listening—has long been proven to have physical and mental benefits. At The Music Settlement’s Center for Music... read more
Posted January 16, 2018 in Articles
Note: Afi Scruggs is an outreach general music teacher at The Music Settlement.
CLEVELAND, Ohio - Learning to play bass guitar was on Afi Scruggs' bucket list for a while.
The musician, who regularly performs at Cleveland... read more
Posted January 09, 2018 in Articles
Learning enriched by the arts: The Music Settlement has a play-based, child-centered, creative arts infused curriculum that provides students with weekly specials, including science, drama, and music, as a regular part of its program. The... read more