Weather Announcement – Weather Delay

UPDATE (3/4/15 7:34pm) Due to inclement weather, Armstrong will open at 1:30pm Thursday, March 5th. Classes and lessons before 1:30 have been canceled. Further updates will be posted as necessary.

Amplify Austin Returns March 5th – 6th!

circlelogoHave you been thinking about how to support Armstrong and get the best stretch for your buck? Amplify Austin returns in just a few days! New this year: schedule your donation in advance! Worried you might miss out on supporting your favorite non-profits? Set up a donation beforehand!

Welcome to the Armstrong Community Music School!

 

Music In Our World

More than melody, benefits of a musical education

We found yet another article highlighting the effects of music education on our youth! This article from AustinFamily.com features a variety of suggestions on how to involve your children in music. Music: it's just good for you! [ full article ] … [Read More...]

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...]

School Calendar

Try an Early Childhood Music Class!

Interested in trying out an Early Childhood Music class? Call us at (512) 474-2331 to set up a demo here at Armstrong or feel free to catch us at one of our many events around town!
 

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...]


Support Our School

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 adults with developmental disabilities, and guitar instruction for veterans.

 

Support ACMS today!