Welcome to the Community Music School located in Trappe, PA
Since 1991 Community Music School has been the region’s leading resource for quality music education. Community Music School’s twofold mission is to enrich lives and communities by offering excellent, affordable music instruction to all people and to provide performance opportunities that contribute to the cultural life of the communities we serve. This dual mission is based upon the notion that music should play a central role in the life of any healthy community and that each and every individual has the capacity for music expression at some appropriate level of understanding and skill.
Barber, Bernstein, Copeland, Ellington, Floyd, Gershwin, Ives, Joplin, Rodgers, Sondheim, Sousa – these are just a few of the celebrated names that come to mind when you think of the distinct and innovative composers of American music. Drawing influence from American folk music, jazz, blues, and pop styles, American composers took the European classical music tradition and made it their own! From classical and jazz, to big band and Broadway, American composers embrace the heart and spirit of the people, cities…Find out more »
CMS will be closed until Monday, April 20th due to the COVID-19 State Mandated Closures. CMS Faculty will be teaching lessons remotely during this time. All other ensembles, concerts, recitals, and events are canceled during this time. Please email any questions or lesson inquiries to firstname.lastname@example.org.Find out more »
Our April Musical Story Hour will be a virtual event! We will be live-streaming this on our Facebook page. Join us there for a fun event!Find out more »
Attention CMS Students and Parents!
In the case of inclement weather, please check our Facebook for the most up-to-date school closing information.
Regardless of your age, or prior musical experience, Community Music School a program that is perfect for you. From private lessons, to ensembles, to concerts, click on a link below to view our programs!