Music is often left out as a tool that can bring forth deep social, cultural, economic and healing benefits. IAH Studio understands how developing vibrant music resources can spark economic and artistic growth, job creation, tourism and uplift the mental and physical well being of a community. IAH Studio aims to be a leading force and advocate in its local neighborhood and beyond--using string music to drive community reform, engagement and wellness while providing a meaningful and cultural impact in neighborhoods of need throughout NYC. IAH Studio is dedicated to increasing opportunities for learning and participating in string music as well as amplifying the number of events, programs and paid opportunities for professional musicians of color.
Increasing quality string music programs that are accessible to everyone.
Raising academic achievement through string music instruction for students in underserved neighborhoods.
Generating an increased number of receptive and engaged audiences that appreciate various genres of music.
Cultivating a thriving music scene in local neighborhoods--heightening awareness of compositions created by classical composers and musicians of color.
Expanding the number of music related job opportunities and innovative businesses--bridging the gap between creative skills and creative employment.
Developing more compassion, empathy and human connections through its music affiliations.