JSO Community Music School

The Jackson Community Music School has been a major component of the Jackson Symphony Orchestra's ongoing commitment to education and outreach since 1992. Our school offers quality private instruction in all instrument groups, as well as a wide range of music classes for all ages and levels. Please click About Us for more information!

“Our son has taken lessons for five years. The instructors are very professional and passionate about teaching these kids…This community music school is a valuable resource to our community…” -A CMS parent

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CMS open on President’s Day, Feb. 20th

Hello all! The CMS will be open on Monday, Feb. 20th, for President’s Day. Come “celebrate” by having your regular lessons and classes. Give us a call with any questions...

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Irish Festival 2017, announcements and details!

Save the date: March 18, all day! The 4th annual CMS Irish Festival will take place once again on Saturday, Mar. 18. We have a lot of fun activities and...

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Quartet Felice, Up-Close on Feb. 18

JSO’s Up Close Series Presents: Quartet Felice with an Evening of String Quartets and Commentary! Come join us for a fun, educational concert featuring CMS director and JSO Associate Concertmaster...

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The Jackson Symphony Orchestra has a rich and vibrant history serving the Jackson area since 1949. Our mission is to add value, joy and enrichment to the lives of all Jackson area residents through music. The Jackson Symphony strives to impact the lives of everyone in the community either directly through performances and education programs or indirectly by offering positive programs and arts support in collaboration with community agencies, educators and other arts organizations.