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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


Meet our instructors, experience instrument demos, and learn what it means to be part of our vibrant community. Sit side-by-side with your kids, and watch our VIDEO
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Why Study at CCM?

Why Study at CCM?

Outstanding Musical Instruction

A Community of Musicians

Exceptional Teachers

A Supportive Environment

Community Partnerships

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Faculty Concert

We're kicking off our concert season early, with our first concert Friday, September 19th at 7:00 pm with the Xonor Trio, who will perform works by Beethoven, Piazzolla, and Mendelssohn.

Ragtime: Roots & Rhizomes Lecture

Ragtime: Roots & Rhizomes

Join us online February 3rd from 5:30 - 6:30 pm for the CCM lecture Ragtime: Roots & Rhizomes presented by faculty member Peter Evans. Everyone is welcome, this complimentary lecture is open to the community. This lecture will explore where Ragtime came from, who its composers and performers were, and the types of success and influence it had. LEARN MORE

Getting Started with GarageBand

January 12, 2021 |

By Lydia Yoder
If you've used a Mac computer, iPhone, or iPad in the past 15 years, you've probably heard of GarageBand. It's Apple's audio design software that lets you record your tunes and utilize a huge library of pre-recorded sounds to produce music. Music production involves designing things like the form, instrumentation, and sound of a piece.

Rasa Vitkauskaite’s Inspired Touch Develops Well-Rounded Musicians

December 15, 2020 |

by Holly Lobowitz Rossi, Benjamin Hitzrot has been taking piano lessons at CCM for half of his young life. Now a 14-year-old who is applying to private high schools, he faced an essay question about an influential person who had shaped his life. The choice was obvious—he wrote about Rasa Vitkauskaite, his beloved piano teacher.

CCM's Gift of Music to You!

CCM's Gift of Music to You

Be sure to click ourGIFT BOXES to hear the wonderful music. Check back periodically to experience all of them.

Beginner Group Piano for Adults: Keys 101

It's time to tickle those ivories and learn the basics of playing the piano, including good technique, note reading, ear training, and the foundation of chord reading. With this under your belt, you'll be able to navigate the keys as we learn tunes that will satisfy and keep you motivated to learn more. You will learn music adapted for your level of playing for those who already have a year of experience and are re-learning the piano. 

Calling All Adult Learners!

December 1, 2020 |

It's Never Too Late to Learn an Instrument - Covid Safe and Good for Your Health, By Joan Mankoff Are you struggling to figure out what to do safely during the upcoming winter days amidst a global pandemic? Do you feel the need to enrich your life, health, and emotional well-being during these challenging times? Learning music may be the answer.

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Thank You!

We are celebrating 15 years of providing music education in our community, and we want to sayTHANK YOU!

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Have a Tendency to Play “Too Safe” Under Pressure? Here’s a Daily Habit That Could Help You Play More Fearlessly on Stage.

November 23, 2020 |

By Noa Kageyama, Ph.D. (BulletProofMusician) Whether it concerns private lesson students or ensemble members, receiving positive and constructive feedback before their recitals usually helps prepare them. It boosts their confidence. But is that enough?

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Why Study at CCM?

Outstanding Musical Instruction

A Community of Musicians

Exceptional Teachers

A Supportive Environment

Community Partnerships

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Ragtime: Roots & Rhizomes

Join us online February 3rd from 5:30 - 6:30 pm for the CCM lecture Ragtime: Roots & Rhizomes presented by faculty member Peter Evans. Everyone is welcome, this complimentary lecture is open to the community. This lecture will explore where Ragtime came from, who its composers and performers were, and the types of success and influence it had. LEARN MORE

Track Builders Class and more for this spring!

Classes begin on Tuesday, January 19th so register today!  Music creates happiness, improves our well-being, keeps us sharp, and moves us along! And, learning and making music in a group provides a social, supportive, and fun environment, even while meeting remotely. Taught by world-class instructors, a CCM online group class this spring is just what's needed for everyone.  

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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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