OUR VISION & MISSION
Safety We provide a physically and emotionally-safe space where youth develop music skills toward expressing themselves among like-minded youth.
INTEGRITY We do the right thing. We keep our promises. Always.
AFFININTY Our passion for musical achievement nurtures interpersonal connection and trust through teamwork.
DIVERSITY We value inclusion and the diverse perspectives that reflect a cross-section of voices in our community. We view diversity to include race, color, nationality, ethnicity, class, religion, disability, age, sex, gender identity, gender expression, and sexual orientation.
VERACITY We do not act on perception, speculation or assumption. We rely on facts and evidence in support of the truth.
TRANSPARENCY Our transparency facilitates accountability to one another and the community-at-large.
RESPECT Compassion, friendliness and respect for all guides us to build bridges with those we serve and the community-at-large.
FOCUS We only pursue projects that reflect our vision and serve our mission.
EXCELLENCE We seek excellence among our leadership, staff and students.
OUR PROMISE Salt Lake Academy of Music will become a trusted, reliable and established source of youth music instruction in rock, blues, classical, jazz, Americana, electronic music, hip-hop, recording and production regardless of students' societal and/or economic advantages or disadvantages.