We transform the lives of children in Houston through the power of music.     

The Prelude Music Foundation's sole purpose is to bring Music Together®, a research-based music and movement program, to children in need in the greater Houston area.  Our goal is for children to experience, experiment, create, heal and learn from the power of music.

Read more. 

In-School Music Residency Program

Our In-School Music Residency Program brings the research-based music and movement program, Music Together® to Pre-K and Kindergarten classrooms in low-income schools in the Houston area. For a minimum of two years, the Foundation sends our trained Music Together teachers to lead each classroom in a weekly music and movement session, utilizing the Music Together recordings and songbooks in playful, developmentally appropriate activities.

Read More . . . 



Cognitive, Language, Physical, Social and Emotional Development

Music Together’s curriculum, which is aligned with Texas Pre-K and Kindergarten Guidelines, uses a variety of songs, sounds, rhythms, and activities to help support children’s cognitive, language, physical, social and emotional development.

Read More . . . 






Family Engagement Concerts and our Partnership with the Houston Symphony

Twice a year, before the semester's Family Engagement Concert, the Community Embedded Musicians from the Houston Symphony visit each classroom, bringing their violin, cello, bass, and viola.

Read More . . .










Upcoming Events


In celebration of Father's Day, Prelude Music Classes is offering Daddy & Me Music Classes at all three locations. These special, one-time classes will be led by Jonathan Godfrey and Dave Sharma. This is a wonderful opportunity for daddies to experience what we do in music class and learn how they can support their child's development through music-making. Mommies, take sometime to yourself to relax ... daddies, come make music with the children who love you. Classes are $25 per family and all proceeds will be donated to the Prelude Music Foundation.
Register for class here.