Supporting Local Musicians
Evanston In-School Music Association is a nonprofit arts and education organization that believes music is fundamental to a child’s education and personal development. Since 1971, EISMA has provided Evanston’s students the opportunity to enjoy and appreciate a diversity of live music performances throughout their elementary and middle school years...
Season Dedicated to D65 Music Teacher
EISMA’s 2015-2016 Season is dedicated to Michael Reiniger, devoted public school music educator and long-time EISMA board member, who passed away in August...
Generous Support for Rice Concerts
Thank you to NCJW Chicago North Shore and Lincolnwood Elementary families for their generous support of Rice Education Center’s EISMA performances.
Curriculum Guides and Programs
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P.O. Box 1945
Evanston, IL 60204
Upcoming Concerts for Kids Series
Orquestra de Samba to Perform Spring 2016 Concerts for Kids Series
From the driving percussive beat of Samba, to the subtle expressionism of Bossa Nova, to the sophistication of the music of Villa-Lobos, Luciano Antonio and his group will provide Evanston students and teachers with an unforgettable glimpse into Brazilian culture...
News & Announcements
The music of Haydn, Mozart, and folk music in the Middle Eastern Levantine tradition will be in Evanston's schools for the 2016-2017 season...
“One strong aspect of the program is the musical relationship created on stage. Showing our students how music must have a ‘give and take’ quality in playing with others is so important.”
-- Chute Middle School teacher
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