Group Classes & Ensembles

Community Music School offers a variety of collaborative learning group classes for musicians of all ages.   Performing ensembles for children, teens, and adults, are available in a variety of styles, including pop, rock, and jazz.

Review the current classes and performing ensembles below, then use the form on the individual class page to sign up.  If you are not sure which path is best for you or your student, please complete our Inquiry Form and someone will contact you to discuss your options.  We look forward to helping you on your musical journey!

Financial aid is available for students 18 years of age and younger.

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Group Classes

Intro to Piano Group Class

Music Explorers

When school is out, come explore the possibilities in this full-day musical instrument “petting zoo”!


Kindermusik, with our partners at Sing n Move, provides children ages 0-4 and their caregivers with an immersive music and movement program of dance, singing, listening, play, and pretend.

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Intro to Piano Group Class

Intro to Piano

Learn the basics of playing the piano in a fun group setting on Saturday mornings.

Homeschool Group Classes

CMS offers weekday music classes for homeschool students in piano, violin, guitar, ukulele, and music recording and editing.  

Group Piano Class for Homeschoolers at Community Music School group music lessons
The Presser Foundation Recording Studio at Community Music School Allentown, PA


Interested in audio recording, editing, and production?  CMS offers a live recording space for individual and ensemble musical performances, both instrumental and vocal, a recording isolation room, plus an acoustically treated control room and education lab.

Suzuki Beginner Violin Class

Young beginner students, pre-Twinkle and early Book 1, will have the opportunity to play pieces they are already learning in individual lessons in a fun group setting. 

Two young female violin students in festive holiday dresses playing a violin duet in an elegant recital hall at Community Music School Allentown CMS

Performance Ensembles

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Does your child love to sing and perform? The CMS Kids Choir is designed for children age 6-11 to help get them started on their music journey.


CMS Modern Band teaches middle and high school students to perform, improvise and compose using popular music that they know and love. No experience needed.

Photo of CMS Modern Band students performing at Musikfest group music classes
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Explore the world of jazz in this combo-oriented jazz ensemble for all ages on brass, woodwinds, percussion, keyboard, and more.

House Band

Open to students with prior private lesson experience in any band instrument (guitar, bass guitar, drums, piano/keyboard, brass, woodwinds, or voice). Ages 12 to Adult.

House Band