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SOUNDS Academy

SOUNDS teaches, mentors, and provides students with musical opportunities to enable them to pursue their aspirations in the field of music.

  • Stage Full Product Ready
  • Industry Education
  • Location Phoenix, AZ, USA
  • Currency USD
  • Founded 2014
  • Employees 2
  • Incorporation Type Other
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Company Summary

SOUNDS is a non-profit music education program for students in grades 3-12. Students receive individual lessons, group classes, and participate in public performances. Students also meet with different professionals in the field of music, as well as local and touring artists. SOUNDS provides music education opportunities to a wide variety of children and aims to remove any barriers that children may have in receiving quality music education.


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    Kirk Johnson
    Executive Director

    Kirk Johnson has been on a mission to provide music education to lower income schools and neighborhoods. As a musician and educator; Kirk believes that all children should have access to music education. Out of this belief, he founded SOUNDS Academy, a non-profit organization that teaches, mentors, and provides musical opportunities for underserved youth. They teach character values such as perseverance and resilience through music education.