The Paterson Music Project is a vital and exciting part of the Wharton Institute’s mission.

We are thrilled to be able to provide top-notch music education to students in
four locations for very low or no cost.

We follow the highly successful El Sistema model, which relies upon intensive music
instruction, in our case 6 hours each week, to enable Paterson students to change
the trajectory of their lives.


NJYS 40th Anniversary Concert

Event Date: May 19, 2019

The New Jersey Youth Symphony will honor a milestone with its 40th Anniversary Concert and Gala on Sunday, May 19 at 3:00 p.m. at the New Jersey Performing Arts Center located at 1 Center Street in Newark. Under the baton of Helen Cha-Pyo, the celebratory concert will showcase the youth symphony’s extensive talent with Carl […]

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PMP Spring Concert

Event Date: June 01, 2019

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