Join us for these special Early Childhood Music classes! Research shows children need four to six involved, caring adults in their lives to fully develop emotionally and socially. In our Music Together: Generations class, children have the opportunity to share music and bond with senior citizen residents of Querencia at Barton Creek. With so many… More »
ACMS is privileged to host the Austin Chamber Music Center on Saturday. It is also our pleasure to have in residence at our school the Texas Early Music Project and LOLA (Local Opera, Local Artists), and we enjoy having the Austin Jazz Workshop rehearse in our studios. Please learn more about the work these fine… More »
Class length: 45 minutes Bilingual Boogie is a dancing, singing, grooving, moving language class. Through singing and movement, children are taught basic Spanish phrases like greetings, family, colors, counting, body parts, animals, and more! Classes last 45 minutes, and are appropriate for children ages 6 weeks – 5 years. Children must be accompanied by a… More »
We know what a big step starting private instruction can be for a student. We’re here to help make that step meaningful, rewarding and long lasting. The more information we have about interests, goals, previous experience and expectations, the better we’ll be at personally placing you or your child with one of our fine instructors.… More »
Class length: 45 minutes If your child has completed the parent-child curriculum, she may be ready for a class on her own. Or perhaps you are looking for a way to prepare your preschooler for a lifelong love of music while her “window of opportunity” for lifetime musical aptitude is still open. These weekly, 45-minute… More »
The Armstrong Community Music School provides lifelong access to the musical arts through instruction and performances for all regardless of age, skill, ethnicity or income. Our school was established in 2000 and offers learning opportunities in a wealth of musical styles. Our core mission is to provide excellence in music instruction with a commitment to… More »
Class length: 45 minutes Music Together® is a series of mixed-age classes featuring music, playful movement activities, and instrumental jam sessions for infants, toddlers, and preschoolers. The class offers a research-based, developmentally appropriate music curriculum with emphasis on adult involvement and entire families enjoying and making music together. A parent or caregiver must accompany each… More »
Class length: 45 minutes Musical movement is a magical exploration of music using the body as the primary instrument. Children delight in using their imagination as they dance and move like soft raindrops or thunder along as a herd of elephants. They explore spatial awareness and dramatics, develop gross motor skills and accurate rhythm, and… More »
Week of September 12th – Week of November 14th Class fee: $200, 10 weeks Ages: 7 – 10 years Class length: 45 minutes Bring a few friends and join the fun! In this dynamic new class offered exclusively at the Armstrong Community Music School, children ages 7-10 will learn about healthy singing, practice vocal and… More »
Still looking for that perfect stocking stuffer? Or maybe a special way to commemorate that perfect performance? Stop by our brand new gift boutique and see what magic catches your eye! Handmade by a local Austin artist specifically for the Armstrong Community Music School, these items feature genuine Czech crystal, laser engravings, and birch wood.… More »
Group Piano has come to Armstrong Community Music School with Music for Little Mozarts. Students join the adventures of Beethoven Bear and Mozart Mouse as they learn about music and the piano. Music for Little Mozarts helps students develop singing and music listening skills, and at the same time, provides a bridge between the discipline… More »
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
Fall 2016 Class Registration ONLINE!
Registration for our Fall 2016 session of Early Childhood Music (including Music Together®, Bilingual Fun: ¡Canta y Habla!, Musical Movement, and Little Drummers, Big Voices) is now online! Online registration is also available for our new Singing with Friends (formerly ACMS Youth Chamber Singers) for ages 7-10.
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Summer II 2016 Early Childhood Music
Our Summer II 2016 sessions of Early Childhood Music — including Music Together®; Bilingual Fun: ¡Canta y Habla! (formerly Bilingual Boogie); Musical Movement; Little Drummers, Big Voices; and Intergenerational Early Childhood Music — is underway! Classes run from Monday, July 25th through Sunday, September 4th.
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.
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