IMPORTANT: please see our NEWS section below with information and updates regarding classes and lessons during the COVID19 crisis.
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.
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- Starting on Saturday, March 14, all lessons will begin to transition to an online platform if possible.
- Group classes, choruses, and ensembles will be suspended until May 4.
- We are making every effort to move most of our private lessons to online teaching. We will be taking the weekend to train and educate staff and faculty, with the hopes of being fully online by Monday, March 16.
- All NSM events through May 4 have been cancelled. For information regarding events hosted by other organizations taking place at NSM, please contact those institutions directly