American Roots

Grab your string instrument and join an American Roots class in Bluegrass, Old-Time and more.  

Guitar, mandolin, fiddle/violin, bass, banjo, and Dobro are welcome!

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Private Lessons

Whatever your age, interest, or experience, we'll match you with an instructor who is just right for you.

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Group Classes

Learn together in a fun, rewarding setting.

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New! Saxophone Ensemble this Fall

Saxophone Ensemble

Learning the saxophone with others improves technical skills while having fun. Join the Saxophone Ensemble and you’ll have a chance to work on pop, rock, and improv skills in addition to jazz and classical. Learn more>>

Group Adventures in American Roots Guitar & Mandolin

Group Adventures in American Roots Guitar & Mandolin

Many of us are craving opportunities to make music socially in a welcoming, accessible, community setting. Such is the motivation behind our combined, mandolin-and-guitar group class, designed for advanced beginners through intermediate-level players. Learn more>>

Spring Group Registration is Open!

Spring Group Classes begin Tuesday, January 16th!  Whether you are interested in an instrument class, the Concord Youth Chorus Project, or a beginner banjo, guitar/mandolin or bluegrass class, CCM has an exciting and dynamic class experience for everyone.

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CCM Presents Chamber Music

CCM Presents Chamber Music

On Friday, November 17th at 7 pm, CCM presents Chamber Music performed by the Piano Trio featuring the faculty members violinist Angel Valchinov, and cellist Hyun-Ji Kwon, and with guest musician Keun Young Sun on piano. Purchase tickets>> 

May 20th All School Concert at 1 pm

CCM All School Concert

Saturday, May 20th at 1:00 pm, CCM goes to the movies--After working away on their own in private lessons all year, CCM students will have the chance to share the stage with their peers and perform in ensembles large and small at the All School Concert on May 20th. Our theme this year is timeless and classic music from memorable movies!

Fall Registration is Open

Choose the right private lesson! Whether you’re a child or an adult, individual instruction is the most effective way to make significant progress in musical skills. Private lessons are offered from beginning to advanced levels in piano, violin, viola, cello, double bass, guitar, banjo, mandolin, voice, flute, saxophone, clarinet, percussion, trumpet, jazz improvisation, and composition.

Jazz by CCM

Jazz by CCM

Friday, April 6th at 7:00 pm

To kick off National Jazz Appreciation Month, join the talented CCM jazz faculty as they perform in tribute to the heritage of jazz music as an original American art form.

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An Old-time and Americana Fiddling Workshop

An Old-time and Americana Fiddling Workshop

Saturday, March 25th from 1:00 - 3:00 pm

Join us on Saturday, March 25th from 1:00 pm until 3:00 pm, for a fun and lively workshop on Old-Time & Americana Fiddling. Grab your instrument and learn Old-Time and Americana Fiddling Songs that you can play with your friends.  Learn more...

CCM IS CLOSED today, Monday, March 4th, 2019

CCM is closed today
CCM is closed today due to the inclement weather. All lessons and classes will be made up at the end of the spring semester. Have a great day!

How Do You Listen To Music?

CCM Concert & Lecture Series

Friday, March 10, 7 PM

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Join CCM faculty Keith Kirchoff and the CCM piano faculty member, Yelena Beriyeva when they perform works by Liszt, Copland, Satie, and Bolcom.  Learn more...

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What's New at CCM

Why Study at CCM?

Outstanding Musical Instruction

A Community of Musicians

Exceptional Teachers

A Supportive Environment

Community Partnerships

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Barnes, Gordy, Walsh Trio

Friday night Bluegrass on November 22nd at 7:30 pm! CCM presents the newly formed bi-coastal trio of Danny Barnes on banjo, Grant Gordy on guitar, and Joe K. Walsh on mandolin. With their inquisitive, flexible, and spirited approach, they approach every tune with an open attitude. Join us for some fantstic roots music. LEARN MORE & PURCHASE TICKETS>>

CCM faculty member Gabriela Martina

CCM partners with the Acton-Boxborough Service Unit of the Girl Scouts of Eastern Massachusetts to offer a the Public Speaking Workshop - an opportunity for Cadette Girl Scouts to complete all the steps of the Public Speaking Badge! Join CCM faculty artist Gabriela Martina and learn what it takes to be an effective public speaker. Build your confidence, use empowering body language, and captivate your audience. ($25 fee) REGISTER TODAY>>

Music for All Ages

Music for all ages

Kids

CCM is the best place to sow the seed for lifelong interest. Our teachers know how to strike just the right chord between creating fun, playful learning and teaching solid musical concepts. Children as young as 4 years old and up explore the world of music in an age-appropriate and engaging environment. Even at these younger ages, students are given the fundamentals for their future study and enjoyment of music.

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Teens

CCM’s offerings for teens tap into their growing maturity and provide an exciting outlet to express themselves through music. Whether your teen is a first-time musician or conservatory bound, our teaching artists are exceptional at meeting the unique needs of this age group.

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Adults

Early and Always. Music instruction can start with young children and continue to welcome learners into their 90s. At any age and ability level, there's something for everyone. CCM’s faculty is experienced in teaching adult learners, and prides itself on its growing number of adult students and the offerings for the senior population.

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Music Matters

Music, like nothing else, can reach into our lives and affect us. Music changes our mood, sharpens our thoughts; it can transport us to places we visited, help us relive memories of special moments in our lives. Enjoy our video!

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