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Mission + Vision

Concord Conservatory of Music is a nonprofit music school serving Concord, MA and 15 surrounding communities. We are a creative and supportive community of musicians at all ages and levels.

To foster a sense of community through music by providing accessible, high-quality music education and performance opportunities for people of all ages, backgrounds, and skill levels.

To provide a community center for high-quality 21st century music instruction for all who desire it.

CCM values:

  • Comprehensive, high-quality music instruction
  • Creating a community of music lovers
  • Collaboration with schools and other community institutions
  • Accessibility—making music available to everyone
  • Broadening people’s horizons through music
  • Performance opportunities
  • Lifelong opportunities for music education
  • Convenience for our family of users
  • Our faculty and staff
  • Fiduciary accountability and organizational excellence

If you listen to people talk, when people actually talk, they talk in melodies. If they get angry, their voice rises, and it's more of a staccato thing. When they ask for something, they're real sweet. It's all music.

- John Prine