Music Performance

Resources for the YoFES Musician

Welcome to Resources for the YoFES Musician, a one stop shop for YoFES students, families, and music instructors alike. Here, you can find things like instrument rental options, sheet music, fun lesson plans, policy agreements, and more! This page is updated regularly. If you can't find what you're looking for, send us a note at and we'll do our best to add whatever resources you need. If you're a music educator with a new resource to submit to the page, click the button below to fill out the google form. Enjoy!  

Resources for Students & Families

Instrument Purchase, Rental, & Repair Options

General OAMEC Program Resources

Program Coordinator, Executive Assistant 

Akela Franklin,

Executive Director (direct financial aid questions here)

Mishella Etienne-Campbell,

Pou asistans nan kreyòl ayisyen, tanpri kontakte Mishella Etienne-Campbell nan (781) 964-7557. 

Virtual Concerts & Events

Sunday, November 22nd, 7:30 PM

New England Conservatory Saxophone Ensemble & Quartet

Free admission

Instrument Purchase, Rental, and Repair Recommendations

Bedrossian Music - Warwick, RI 

  • YoFES's #1 Pick for affordable instrument rental.

  • Great repair and purchase options.

Instrumental Angels - Greater Boston Area, MA

  • Donates refurbished instruments free of charge to qualifying families. 

  • Please first contact Akela so she can make introductions.

  • Possible repair options. 

Keyboard purchase recommendations -

  • Ideal for beginning & intermediate players.

Johnson String Instrument - Newton, MA

  • Purchase and rental options for violin, viola, cello, and bass.

Carriage House Violins - Newton, MA

  • Repair option for string instruments (branch of JSI).


Voice / Choir


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Info to follow, please stay tuned!

Resources for Teachers

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Advisory: Some of the following links are password protected, meaning they may contain information confidential to the OAMEC program. If you are not an OAMEC staff member, please do not request or try to gain access to these links. Thank you!

Vocal / Choral


Info to follow, please stay tuned!


Info to follow, please stay tuned!