Arthur Bloom

Founder and Director, MusiCorps; Founder and Director, Renovation In Music Education (RIME)

Arthur Bloom is a composer, pianist, and the founder and director of Renovation In Music Education and MusiCorps, which helps severely wounded warriors play music and recover their lives. Bloom’s credits span from the Kansas City Symphony to “The Colbert Report.” He created the Concert Curriculum, a program in which students collaborate and perform with a professional orchestra, and, working with NASA, he created a science version of the Concert Curriculum. Bloom leads the MusiCorps Wounded Warrior Band, the performance component of MusiCorps, which has performed with Yo-Yo Ma, Roger Waters, Aaron Neville, and Oleta Adams, among others.

Videos/Audio of Arthur Bloom

This remarkable documentary captures the power of music. Director Michael Rossato-Bennett: “Alive Inside is about how... See more
Far from a luxury of the leisure class, the arts offer therapeutic power as essential to healing as food and medicine.... See more
How can the arts enable healing? In healthcare facilities and veterans' hospitals, the arts are doing crucial work... See more