Our mission is to inspire learning and build community through collaborative music-making.

Kids Count

Help us raise $60,000 by May 29!

Four teenagers are smiling and laughing.

We all know music brings us together. Help us raise $60,000 from May 11-29 to support FREE music education for Philly youth. Donate today!


Can you help the WCL Emergency Fund?

Image of band on stage at WCL in front of a full audience.

World Cafe Live & LiveConnections will be closed through at least April 30.
With our doors closed, we won’t have the funds to pay most of our staff.
Can you help? Donate HERE.


We empower students to create their own music.


Hill-Freedman World Academy has just released their newest album in collaboration with LiveConnections. Stream it today!


We create music of the highest caliber.


Our programs use music to build bridges, spark innovation and foster global citizenship.


We believe everyone deserves access to music.


Our interactive programs allow youth from public schools and people with disabilities to be active participants in music-making.


We believe in the people-connecting power of music.


Collaboration is at the heart of our mission. We focus on bringing people together through music.

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Bridge Sessions

Apr. 8

Elena Moon Park holds a jarana and opens her hands wide. Next to her is Ami Yares with his guitar and oud.
Live Connections Presents:

Bridging the Distance: Online Educational Resources

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