Music Makes Kids Feel Good

SONG provides free musical education for children and youth in Northumberland County.

Through music, SONG members learn social engagement and development, inclusiveness, and leadership, opening doors and helping them achieve brighter futures.

The Heart of SONG, Explained

Sing & Play

SONG offers free choral and string programs for kids from grades 1 to 9, at locations in Cobourg and Port Hope.

Join us up to 4 times a week. Music, instruments, uniforms, healthy snacks, and community are provided for free.

Volunteer

We are always looking for volunteers to assist with our choral and string programs.

Join our musical community where children and youth can learn, create, and be part of a team.

Donate

Help music change lives.

Your gift provides music education that builds skills like confidence, creativity, resilience, and social development. Please help us change lives, one rehearsal at a time.

"I love coming to SONG. During the concerts, you just get this amazing feeling. The whole audience is just looking at you and other SONG players, and it just sounds so beautiful.

It's an amazing experience. Learning the violin means a lot to me. You should join and try it out. It's really good for your brain."

Sama, long time SONG member

Summer of SONG

For 8 weeks in July and August we’ll be coming to you every Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday with fun and challenging music games and activities that will keep your voice strong, your bow hand steady, and your smile bright.

News & Events

October 22, 2020
Family ChoirWhat is it and how does it work?

We are so excited to invite you to join our new Family Choir beginning Monday November 2nd. Since it’s a brand new program, there have been some questions about how it works. We’ve compiled them into this little FAQ, and we invite yo...

October 8, 2020
What colour are you today?

Many a SONG rehearsal starts with this simple question:“what colour are you today?” In school our students learn about the zones of regulation, which allow them to express and understand their emotions in a clear and simple way. We...