2020-2021 School Year:

Musicopia’s Drum Corps Academy program at Olney Charter High School May Concert


NBC10 News Today coverage of Musicopia


Musicopia String Orchestra Spring 2021 Virtual Performance


Teaching Artist Spotlight: Cachet Ivey

MLK Day Instrument Give-away


Partnerships help students thrive at Cramp Elementary

The Philadelphia Tribune

Musicopia and Dancing Classrooms Philly featured on-air

Our Delaware Valley/Beasley Media Group


Grammy-Nominated Duo Helps Music, Dancing Nonprofits Celebrate Philly Kids



Black Violin with Musicopia and Dancing Classrooms Philly
Dosage Magazine 


Grammy-nominated Black Violin to headline special event
Scoop USA Media


The Rundown/curated weekly events featuring High Note High Step 
Philadelphia Weekly

Grammy-nominated Black Violin to headline special event
Philly Life & Culture

Musicopia and Dancing Classrooms Philly’s 2020 (virtual) High Note High Step Event featuring Black Violin

Black Violin to Appear as Special Guest at High Note High Step Event
Broadway World

Power Moves: Generocity Announces new Musicopia and Dancing Classrooms Philly Board Members

Things To Do: Dance On Philly

Dance On Philly Rocks The Fillmore
Dosage Magazine

Dance On Philly Announces City-Wide Virtual Dance Party


Dance On Philly Drops City-Wide Virtual Dance Party

The Philadelphia Globe

Just Dance: Philly Coming Together for Virtual Dance-a-Thon

NBC Philadelphia

"For the kids" weekly column - Dance On Philly

Philadelphia Inquirer

Dance On Philly Drops City-Wide Virtual Dance Party

Broadway World

Philadelphia’s First Virtual Dance-A-Thon Benefits Musicopia and Dancing Classrooms Philly

New Jersey Stage

Announcing New Board Members
Press Release


Power Moves: Generocity announces Catherine Charlton as new Executive Director of Musicopia and Dancing Classrooms Philly

Devon Scout, Conestoga Student Rounds Up Idle Musical Instruments

The Patch

Musicopia and Dancing Classrooms Philly announce leadership transition

Press Release


WHYY features Gift of Music Instrument Donation Program on “You Oughta Know”



Power Moves: Generocity announces Taia Harlos as new Artistic Director of MSO and Marcus Myers as new Artistic Director of Drumlines


Musicopia Welcomes New Artistic Directors for its Drumline and String Orchestra programs

Broadway World

2019-2020 School Year:

NBC10 News Today coverage of Musicopia


Philly Music and Dancing Schools Keep it Grooving Online

6ABC Action News


Musicopia, Dancing Classrooms Philly move programming online

The Philadelphia Tribune


Musicopia receives general operating grant from Presser Foundation in special round of grants in response to Covid-19 pandemic

The Presser Foundation


6ABC Action News and PHL17 coverage of Celebration 2020

6ABC Action News and PHL17


Celebration 2020 to Feature Musicians of the Philadelphia Orchestra and Musicopia

City Suburban News


6ABC Action News coverage of Musicopia String Orchestra Winter Concert

6ABC Action News


Musicopia String Orchestra Will Hold First Concert of the Season in February

Broadway World

Musicians from national touring company of The Band’s Visit give master class at Musicopia Adopt-A-School

6ABC Action News


Teaching Artist Spotlight: Leon Jordan, Sr.

Musicopia, Dancing Classrooms Philly, and School District of Philadelphia on Beasley Media’s public affairs radio program

Beasley Media Group


2019 High Note High Step Breakfast

6ABC Action News


The appeal of collective giving



Philly Chief Education Officer Otis Hackney to speak at Nov. 14th High Note High Step Breakfast

Press Release


The lesson is hope: Musicopia uses $100k grant from Impact100 Philadelphia to expand services



Jason Kelce’s Eagles Education Season Week 3

The Philadelphia Citizen

6ABC and CBS Philly coverage of Musicopia's 45th anniversary celebration at the Hard Rock

6ABC Action News

CBS Philly

Happy Back to School (and Beyond)!

The Philadelphia Citizen


Keystone Comic Con, Revolution Remix, and Musicopia tributes Woodstock this weekend

Broad Street Review


South Philly Acoustic Jam and Musicopia to host Woodstock Tribute event

South Philly Review


South Philly Jam & Musicopia Musical Mashup and Instrument Donation Drive

Broadway World

Musicopia awarded grants to expand Drumlines program
The Philadelphia Tribune

Musicopia and Dancing Classrooms Philly welcome seven new Board Members

Press release

Musicopia announces new partnership with Philadelphia Music Alliance

Press release

The RoundUP

The Philadelphia Inquirer

Free Live Music Series Throughout July At King Of Prussia Mall





Month-long music events at King of Prussia Mall
Montco Today


Month-Long Music Events And Instrument Donation Drive Announced At King Of Prussia Mall
Broadway World


Musicopia Drumlines awarded two major grants to expand program
Press release

Student Spotlight: Musicopia Young String Players have opportunities to be leaders and grow as musicians


South Philly Jam Woodstock Tribute Festival to accept instrument donations for Musicopia

Queen Village Quarterly Crier


Musicopia accepts $15,000 check from VFTCB

NBC's Inside Golf TV

Royer-Greaves students dance and sing at public event

Daily Local News

VFTCB presents Musicopia with $15,000 check to support arts education in four Montgomery County public schools

Montco Today

Musicopia And Dancing Classrooms Philly Prepare Royer-Greaves Students For May 18 Performance
Broadway World

Teaching Artist Spotlight: Ms. Jenny Florinicia


Drumlines participates in First Annual All-City Drumline Classic
6abc Action News


Faces of Philanthropy 2019: Great partnerships between businesses and nonprofits

Philadelphia Business Journal

Board Member Spotlight: Jeffrey Grossman honored by the Philadelphia Business Journal for his partnership with Musicopia


Student Spotlight: High School Sophomore Donates Proceeds From Teaching Practice to Musicopia

2019 Music Gala is a Hit! $7000 Raised for Musicopia
Garnet Valley High School Music


Philly Orchestra performs at Glenside's Keswick Theatre

PBS 39

Musicopia Drumlines performs at Philadelphia Foundation’s Centennial Birthday Celebration

Philadelphia Style

Arts Montco and VFTCB proudly present the Philadelphia Orchestra at the historic Keswick Theatre

Montco Today


The Philadelphia Orchestra Comes To The Historic Keswick Theatre For Arts Education Benefit

Broadway World

Future Leaders In Philadelphia #305 Musicopia

La Salle TV

Kensington Creative And Performing Arts High School Hosts Musicopia Drumlines Showcase


Bushwackers, ASPIRA, and Musicopia Boost Music Education in Philadelphia

Halftime Magazine


Growing as a musician: A PMAY Artist shares her experience

Annual High Note High Step Breakfast


Fox29 Good Day Weekend highlights Musicopia Drumlines


Dr. Hite Keynote Speaker at High Note High Step Breakfast




Musicopia Partners With Penn Band Camp

Broadway World


Bruce Kaminsky, Musicopia Teaching Artist, receives 2018 INSPIRE Award

Musicopia Recognizes Music Professor

Jewish Exponent


New work for Philly youth orchestra allows every musician to shine
WHYY/Peter Crimmins

Listen here as WHYY's Peter Crimmins Interviews Mark Laycock about the Musicopia Suite!


Musicopia String Orchestra to Premiere New Work by Composer/Conductor Mark Laycock
City Suburban News


Musicopia’s free spring concert is a musical journey for all ages
Broad Street Review/Kile Smith

Musicopia on WWFM with Classic Ross Amico


Musicopia String Orchestra premieres new piece
Common Good

 Composer/conductor Mark Laycock writes new work for Musicopia String Orchestra

The Butcher Bros. release hip-hop version of the Fly Eagles Fly fight song to benefit Musicopia
Phil’s Records



#hgMusic: An Evening with MSO



#hgMusic: Sweet Memories



#hgMusic: HOME Rock Band



WRTI-FM partners with Musicopia on Giving Tuesday

Elwyn partners with Musicopia

Musicopia Receives 2017 Eden Award
Enchantment Theatre Company

Chester County Youth Orchestra Concert Benefits Musicopia
Daily Local News



#hgMusic: Denise Kinney of Musicopia

Penn Band Receives Musicopia Inspire Award

Penn Today


Musicopia performance at Green Tree School & Services
Green Tree School & Services


An Eagle Scout Making a Difference!
Jane Kelly/WRTI

The English Chamber Orchestra's Benefit Concert for Musicopia
Susan Lewis/WRTI

The Musicopia Drumline on TEDxPhiladelphia

TedX Talks




Musicopia String Orchestra

Tom Purdom/Broad Street Review



GroundSwell & Musicopia Bring 'Gift of Music' to Phila, Chester-Upland Students
Greater Philadelphia Cultural Alliance

Dozens Of Philadelphia Students Prepare For Regional Drumline Competition



Musicopia's Gift of Music program hitting all the right notes
Mainline Media News

Musicopia notably good stuff for children!
Mainline Media New


Your Instrument Donations Making a Difference