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Community Music School

This outreach program of the University of Arkansas Music Department, provides fun, student-driven music programs for all in a safe and inclusive environment. We invite and celebrate your unique experiences, heritage, and reality.

Come join our musical community!

Fall 2020 Offerings

We are still here to connect with you, with fun, innovative online lessons and classes! And we are committed to nurturing your musical growth by leveraging the power of technology.

Private Lessons

Traditional Method

Do you want to learn a new instrument? Or improve your musicianship on an instrument you already know? Do you have a dream piece you aspire to play? Whether you wish to play professionally or casually, we have lessons for you! Join our community and let us support your growth.

Suzuki Method

The Suzuki Music School of Arkansas currently provides musical instruction in cello, flute, guitar, piano, and violin to students ages 3 to adult.

Jazz Workout: Scales, Patterns and Improvisation Exercises

We are excited to offer our first ever online Jazz Workout Program! Designed after a group workout class, these fun classes will sharpen your jazz skills by working on scales, patterns and improvisation exercises in an online platform.




Beginning Music Foundations

This group class for children ages 4 – 6 and their parents is the perfect way to prepare students for individual private study on any instrument. Our experienced instructor knows just how to actively engage everyone in a welcoming community environment.




Nurturing Musical Ability

Foster a love of music in your child, led by an expert instructor. Learn how to support and encourage your child’s musical education, in a community of other care-givers.

U of A Children’s Choir

UACC is going virtual this year, with all new content designed to help our young singers develop their skills in a highly interactive and energetic environment. Led by our resident expert in pedagogy for young voices, the choir is open to all youth grades 2-12 interested in singing, from beginners to advanced.

children choir