• Group Classes | Summer classes enrolling now!

  • Private Lessons | Registration for Spring 2018 term available now!

  • Early Childhood Music & Movement Classes | New session begins April 7th!

  • Ensembles

  • Calendar of Events

  • NSM is located in a historic wooden school building built in 1883.

The New School of Music is a community music school located in Cambridge for adults and children of all ages and levels. NSM offers programs in a non-competitive, student centered learning environment from professional musicians with a passion for teaching. NSM offers private and group lessons, master classes, vacation programs, seasonal family events, and faculty and community concerts. We welcome all students regardless of race, creed, national origin, or social economic level.

View our 2017/18 class catalog online!

Register now for lessons and classes: contact our officeregister online, or download a registration form!

Office hours: Monday-Friday 10am-5pm


**Early Bird Registration for Fall Private Lessons is HERE! **

Click the link above to be taken to our new online registration portal, where you can create & verify your new account.  Need Help?  Call Us!!  617.492.8105

Summer Private Lesson registration open now – 4 & 8 week packages available, or request a different lesson line up.

Summer Vacation Programs Still Enrolling!!

World Music Explorers | Ages 5-10

Week 1: Africa
Monday, August 6 – Friday, August 10, 2018
Mon – Fri 9am-3pm | Instructor: Cindy Giron
Tuition: $390 | Register now!

Week 2: India & Southeast Asia
Monday, August 13 – Friday, August 17, 2018
Mon – Fri 9am-3pm | Instructor: Cindy Giron
Tuition: $390 | Register now!



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