Individual music lessons are available for all ages and abilities at one of our convenient locations. The student meets one-on-one weekly with a CMS faculty member. For a list of teachers with instruments and subjects offered, click here
-You need your own instrument and/or regular access to an instrument for practice. A traditional piano is preferred for piano students and is essential after the first semester of lessons.
-All students should be prepared to attend lessons weekly with instruments in good order.
-Regular practice and attendance are essential to music study. Attendance at musical concerts and recitals enhances students’ progress.
-All Community Music School students have the opportunity to perform in CMS recitals and/or performance classes.
Recommended minimum beginning age of students
- Piano: 6 years
- Guitar: 6 years
- Traditional strings: 7-8 years (click here for CMS Suzuki Strings)
- Woodwinds & brass: 9-10 years
- Percussion: 9-10 years
- Voice: 12-13 years
- Composition: 12 years (must have basic note-reading skills)
- Theory: Reading age
Lesson Length 30, 45, or 60 minutes / week
- Fall & Spring: 18 weeks
- Summer: 6 weeks
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*Tuition for Suzuki lessons and Special Arrangement teachers are at higher hourly rates.To register: Come to a registration session before any semester or call 314-968-5939.