Join us for our annual Open House!

Sunday, September 9, 2018

Instrument Petting Zoo

11:00am - 1:30pm

Brookline Music School’s Instrument Petting Zoo provides prospective students with an opportunity to sample and explore a wide range of musical instruments in a fun setting. Participants are encouraged to try out as many instruments they like with guidance and demonstrations from Brookline Music School faculty and students. Come try out:

  • Cello
  • Clarinet
  • Drums
  • Flute
  • French Horn
  • Guitar
  • Oboe
  • Piano
  • Saxophone
  • Trombone
  • Trumpet
  • Violin
  • and more!

Join us at Brookline Music School anytime between 11:00am and 1:30pm on Sunday, September 9. The event is free and there is no registration required.

Demo Classes

11:00am - 1:30pm

Along with the Instrument Petting Zoo, demo classes will be offered allowing prospective students to preview our most popular courses. Drop in to sample one class or many - no registration required.


Ages 0 ↔ 3

Music Play

Ages 3 ↔ 4

Musical Adventures


Grades Pre-K ↔ 2

Music Moves for Piano

Piano Group Class

Ages 4 ↔ 5

Move, Sing, Drum



Grades 1 ↔ 2

Intro to Ukulele

Grades Pre-K ↔ 2

Music Moves for Piano

Piano Group Class


Ages 4 ↔ 5

Creative Dance

Ages 4 ↔ 8

Pre-Ballet & Ballet

Ages 6 ↔ 12

Boys Making Dances & Boys Dance Ensemble

Ages 6 ↔ 8

Modern Dance

Ages 9 ↔ 12

Girls Dance Ensemble

All demo classes are twenty minutes in length

Chamber Music Open House

2:30pm - 4:30pm

Brookline Music School invites students ages 10 through adult to learn more about our Chamber Music Program. Open House activities include:

  • Meet & Greet

  • with BMS chamber music faculty and students
  • Live chamber performance

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  • Fun playing activity!

  • be sure to bring your instrument

Placement auditions for students new to the program will take place 3:30pm to 4:30pm (individual times scheduled in advance upon RSVP)

RSVP Today!

RSVP today if you plan to attend. We will be in touch to schedule an audition time, and send parts in advance for the playing activity

Music Downloads

If you’d like to join in the open house group-play, choose your part from the links below (easier or more challenging). Then download, print, and bring your part with you to the open house - the better you learn your part, the more fun you’ll have! If you don't see your instrument below, please contact Aimee Tsuchiya for a part.

Brookline Music School's Open House is free & open to the public.