Community Music School at Appalachian State University (APP STATE-CMS)

Community Music School

Welcome to the Community Music School at Appalachian State University! We offer group lessons for students 5-18 and private lessons for all ages. Tuition assistance options are available for our lessons and classes. Our programs are currently all online for Spring 2021, so we welcome participants from near and far to join our virtual community! 

 Group Programs

 About Us 

 Private Lessons 

 Connect With Us

Who Are We?

The Community Music School is a non-profit organization that proudly serves Boone and the surrounding communities by making the musical arts accessible for people of all ages and backgrounds. We offer private music lessons, classes, ensembles, and community events. We invite you to learn more about our programs and events. Contact us for more information by emailing us at or call us at 828-262-3029. Join us in making music and get involved! 

Connect With Us

Follow the Community Music School on Instagram and Facebook! @appcommunitymusic


"I believe that everyone deserves the opportunity to have access to music instruction and performance opportunities in their community." Dr. Nicole Sonbert, Director