Neighborhood Music School
100 Audubon Street, New Haven, CT
Classes and instruction offered in New Haven, Guilford and Woodbridge. Neighborhood Music School offers music, dance and drama for children and adults of all ages and experience levels. It is the largest community arts school in the state, serving more than 2700 individuals from over 80 towns across Connecticut. Both individual instruction and group classes are offered in over 30 instruments. Traditional and Suzuki methods available for select instruments. Group classes are offered in Cabaret, Dance, Early Childhood Music & Movement, and Music Theory and Appreciation, plus a wide variety of Ensembles. Auditioned ensembles include the Greater New Haven Youth Orchestra, Concert Band, Concert Orchestra, Symphonic Wind Ensemble and the Premier Jazz Ensemble, Premier Wind Ensemble and Premier String Ensemble. Popular summer programs include: Audubon Arts - a theater-based, full-day program which runs for two 3-week sessions; and week-long intensives: Chamber Winds, Summer Jazz and Summer Rocks! NMS is also home to The Preschool at NMS, a state-certified program for 2-5 year-olds. NMS provides over $220,000 in financial aid and tuition support for more than 500 students each year. The School's mission is "Creating Community, sparking potential and sharing joy through the arts"
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