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Summer and Fall MLM Options!

Registration is now open for our 3-week Music for Little Mozarts Summer Intro and 18-week Fall Book 1 classes. Has your child just finished book 1, 2, or 3 and want to keep their skills up? We have 3-week Summer Supplementary classes also open for registration! Classes begin Monday, July 16th.

If you're registering for a supplementary class, sign up for the book number your child just finished. For example, if your child just finished Book 2 (green covers) in June, sign up for a Book 2 supplementary class.

Register for Summer Classes!

Registration for our Summer I and Summer II sessions of Early Childhood Music begins Monday, April 30th. Register by Sunday, May 6th and receive $50 off registration per child per session!

Summer I includes the ACMS Original Class Woody Guthrie's 20 Grow Big Songs for ages 0-5 years with a caregiver, and the Little Drummers, Big Voices version for kids ages 3-5 all by themselves. Bilingual Fun and Canta y Baila will also run. Session I runs from Monday, June 4th through Sunday, July 15th.

Summer II includes Music Together® for ages 0-5 with a caregiver as well as Rhythm Kids for ages 5 through 2nd grade. Our Little Drummers, Big Voices class for kids age 3-5 explores Prokofiev's Peter and the Wolf. And everyone's favorite bilingual class, Bilingual Fun runs again! Summer II runs from Monday, 23rd through Sunday, September 2nd. 

For maximum flexibility, we're also offering per-class "drop-in" rates. Do you know your travel plans preclude you from taking the entire session? Not to worry, you can just pay for classes a la carte. Drop in rates are $28 for the first child and $10 for additional siblings.

* Early Registration discounts do not apply towards drop-in options. Music Together requires a minimum of 4 class experiences per child.

In Loving Memory

A Life of Music
The Margaret Perry Memorial Concert

Austin artists and groups gather for a musical tribute honoring Armstrong Community Music School founder, Margaret Perry

May 25th, 2018
11 am – 1 pm

St. Martin’s Lutheran Church
606 W. 15th St.
Austin, TX  78701

This event is free and open to the public
A gathering and light lunch will be available in the fellowship hall following the concert

Austin – Beloved arts advocate, educator, musician, and founder of the Armstrong Community Music School, Margaret Perry passed away on April 5th, 2018. It was her wish to have a memorial concert in honor of her life’s work after her passing. This concert was programmed by Ms. Perry with instructions that the event be music only – no photos and no speeches.

Every piece that will be performed was chosen by Margaret and the musicians were hand-picked as well. This will be a glorious celebration of Margaret Perry’s legacy and a celebration of all that goes into making Austin a strong and beautiful arts community.

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Help ACMS Grow the Grove

We would love for you, your family, or tribute, to be permanently honored in our school by dedicating an engraved leaf or apple in our beautiful grove of trees. Please help us reach our $20,000 goal to fill all three trees by our 20th Anniversary in 2020. 100% of the proceeds benefit our Community Partnership Programs, where music is a tool for healing, rehabilitation, and skill building.

Join the Key Club!

Support Music Education for as little as $10 a month!  100% of your Key Club membership supports our Early Childhood Music Tuition Assistance Fund.  Help us bring music into the lives of our community! Join now!

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Welcome to Austin’s own Community Music School!

We offer exciting opportunities to learn the joys of music for students of all ages and skill levels, from early childhood to adult. Join us today! Visit our beautiful main campus at 404 Camp Craft Road in Westlake or our early childhood campus at 300 East Monroe in Travis Heights, or call us at (512) 474-2331

Every week at Armstrong Community Music School, children and adults of all ages gather to make music. Little ones love playing along in family classes. Caregivers take part in their children’s growth into confident music-makers. Grandparents, who have never had music instruction, take their very first piano lesson.

Sign up to visit a class and see why we’re so excited to make music with you. Classes are offered seven days a week. Check out our schedule to find the best class time for your family. Download the Music Together Hello Everybody app to hear our music!

"Hello Everybody" is available on the App Store"Hello Everybody" is now available on Google Play

Armstrong Community Music School is a certified 501(c)(3) tax-exempt non-profit organization. All donations are tax deductible.