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 January 16, MLK Day

As we pause to remember and celebrate the amazing life of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., the CMS will be open for usual classes and lessons on Jan. 16. One...

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CMS Happy Holidays! Closed until Jan. 9th

The Jackson Community School will be closed for vacation for two weeks, from Dec. 23- Jan. 8. However, the CMS and JSO office will be open starting on Jan. 3rd...

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2016 Snow Day Policy Reminder

The first real snow of the season brings a festive mood, but also caution on the roads! We encourage our students and families to be careful while driving to the...

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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.