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New Evidence of Mental Benefits From Music Training

Harvard-based researchers find a link between early musical training and cognitive capacities that allow for planned, controlled behavior. [ full article ] … [Read More...]

Led Zeppelin “Whole Lotta Love” on the dulcimer? What?

Sam Edelston tackles the Zeppelin classic "Whole Lotta Love" on a 3-string electric mountain dulcimer. Click the "about" if you're interested in finding out more about his set-up. … [Read More...]

ACMS La La Palooza (Summer Early Childhood Music Classes)

Four Great Options! Are you ready for some easy-going summer fun at your favorite music school? Welcome to the ACMS La La Palooza! We know summer is a time for travel and adventure. That’s why we are offering you NEW flexible choices so you can … [Read More...]

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About Us

The Armstrong Community Music School in beautiful Austin, TX provides lifelong access to the musical arts through instruction and performances for all regardless of age, skill, ethnicity, or income. We are an active member of the Austin arts community and proud members of The National Guild for Community Arts Education. [Read More...]


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The Armstrong Community Music School is deeply devoted to serving the Austin community and to bringing music into many lives. Your generous support makes it possible for us to provide Early Childhood Music scholarships, programs for the children at SafePlace, guitar classes for veterans, art and music classes at the Gardner-Betts Juvenile Detention Center, weekly classes for a choir for mentally challenged adults, and guitar instruction for veterans.

 

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