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Community Music School

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The University of Montana Community School is an outreach of the School of Music, recently created with the goal of serving the greater Missoula area by providing a rewarding educational experience for musicians of all ages, while simultaneously giving additional opportunities to our own students, alumni, area music educators, and UM Faculty.
  • Community Music School Brochure - PDF
  • Registration Form - PDF
  • CMS Policies - PDF

Session Dates 2013-2014

Fall Session (13 Lessons)
              First Week of Lessons 9/16-9/22
              Final Week of Lessons 12/16-12/22
                           No lessons during Thanksgiving Holiday Week (11/25-12/1)
Spring Session (19 lessons)
First Week of Lessons 1/6-1/12
**Students with Junior Faculty will start 1/27-2/2 and have only 16 lessons**
Final Week of Lessons 5/19-5/25
No lessons during Spring Break Week (3/31-4/6)
Summer Session (10 lessons)
** No summer session available to students of Junior Faculty**
First Week of Lessons 6/2-6/8
Final Week of Lessons 8/20-8/24
No lessons June 23-27, except through UM Music Camp
No lessons during July 4th week ( 6/30-7/6)

UMMSCS Student Recital Series-Exciting Offering!!
UMCMS students have the opportunity to present recitals in our Music Recital Hall during the week of  December 16-20 and  May 19-23.  UMCMS Music Teachers will arrange for these performances which will  include solo and chamber music.  There will be no additional charge for this opportunity!  This is a chance for families to hear the great work students are doing in lessons and group instruction.