A 40 year-old music school in Uptown is taking a tech-forward approach to improving music education.
The People’s Music School, a free music school in Uptown, is partnering with five music tech startups to launch pilot programs that infuse tech into their lessons and classes. In return, the startups will get feedback and data from teachers and students to aid product development. President and artistic director Jennifer Kim Matsuzawa, a former consultant at Bain and accomplished pianist, believes taking a startup and tech approach could improve access and efficiency in music education. Full story.
Karis Hustad (Streetwise Media) / February 19, 2016