Community Music School
Welcome to the Community Music School at Appalachian State University! We offer group programs, ensembles, and private lessons for all ages. Tuition assistance options are available for our lessons and classes.
Interested in classes and lessons this Spring? Take our Interest Survey!
Help us plan for our class numbers and make sure you're first to enroll. See each class's page for beginning dates.
For private lessons, visit our Private Lessons page to learn more and reserve your Spring lesson time!
Registration will open and classes/lessons will begin in mid-February. All recent students and anyone who completes the Interest Survey will be notified by email when it is time to register.
Explore Our Programs!
Programs We Offer
Boone Programs (App State's Broyhill Music Center)
- Let's Play Piano!
- App Rocks!
- Appalachian Youth Chorale
- Youth Drum and Dance
- Community Drumming
- Appalachian Community Orchestra
Hayes School of Music ensembles open to the community
- Appalachian Chorale (App State ensemble - non-credit)
- Appalachian Symphony Orchestra (App State ensemble - non-credit)
Hudson Programs (HUB Station Arts Center)
Group Programs (Youth)
Online Programs (ZOOM)
Who We Are
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. Connect with us at firstname.lastname@example.org or call us at 828-262-6629. Join us in making music and get involved!