From Early Childhood classes to Jazz/Rock & Chamber Ensembles for adults, BMS offers classes and programs to meet the needs and interests of students at every age and level of musical study.

Early Childhood


(Newborn-3)

Music Play


Music is best learned if informal music guidance is begun as early in life as possible. In Music… more

(3-4)

Musical Adventures


In Musical Adventures, students actively participate in activities that provide a strong musical… more

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Discovering Instruments


Pre-K and up

Music Moves For Piano


Music Moves for Piano teaches student musicians to hear what they play and play what they hear in engaging, creative and fun classes. more

(Ages 4 and up)

Piano For All Children


Piano for All Children provides developmentally appropriate piano instruction to children who fall… more

(Ages 4-5)

Move, Sing, Drum!


Move, Sing, Drum! engages students in music making and learning activities, including singing more

(Ages 5-6)

Instrument Discovery


In Instrument Discovery, students develop their understanding of music through a vocabulary of… more

(Ages 5-7)

Introduction To Ukulele


Introduction to Ukulele introduces students to the ukulele in an engaging group setting. Students… more

(Ages 6-11)

Vocal Discovery


Vocal Discovery offers preparatory vocal training in a group setting for students not old enough… more

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Jazz & Chamber Ensembles


10-Adult

Jazz Ensembles & Rock Bands


Jazz ensembles & rock bands offer the excitement of group playing in a relaxed yet challenging… more

9-18

Youth Chamber Music Ensembles


Chamber music groups rehearse repertoire of the classical tradition from the early baroque to… more

Adult

Adult Chamber Music Ensembles


Adult Chamber Music Ensembles offer instrumentalists the advantage of working with a professional… more

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Beyond Lessons


Flute Seminar


The Flute Seminar offers students of intermediate and advanced levels the opportunity to engage in… more

11-15

Composition Lab


This weekly class offers a variety of entry points for creative musical thinking in a fun and… more

10-Adult

BMS Fiddle Group


The BMS Fiddle Group introduces folk fiddle techniques and styles in a fun and collaborative… more

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Music Theory


Creative Theory & Musicianship


Taught in a spirit of collaborative learning and fun, weekly class sessions explore and reinforce a more

Practical Theory for Guitarists


Practical Theory for Guitarists will equip students with the skills to better understand more

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Music Therapy


Music Therapy Sessions


Brookline Music School offers music therapy to people of all ages and abilities. Music therapy is… more

Neurologic Music Therapy


Neurologic Music Therapy (NMT) is a research-based system of 20 standardized clinical techniques… more

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Dance


4-5

Pre-Ballet


Students in Pre-Ballet will learn fundamental concepts of ballet including the five basic… more

4-6

Creative Dance


In Creative Dance, students learn to respond to musical cues and sound with movement more

6-8

Ballet


Expanding on the concepts of Pre-Ballet, Ballet places a focus on the development of more complex… more

6-8

Modern Dance


In Modern Dance class, students will relate music to movement with props and each other, exploring… more

6-8

Boys Making Dances


In this dance class designed for young boys, Tom provides students with an environment to express… more

9-12

Girls Dance Ensemble


Girls Dance Ensemble designed for older students with a connection to dance as a performing art.… more

9-12

Boys Dance Ensemble


Boys Dance Ensemble designed for older students with a connection to dance as a performing art.… more

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Call now, or fill out our inquiry form to contact our Director of Education, Greg Tolwinski.

Contact Us

Since 1924, Brookline Music School has provided excellence in music education to the greater Boston community. Call now to join the tradition.

Brookline Music School welcomes students of all ages and ability. Enrollment is open year-round so students may begin private lesson study at any time (including the summer).


Office Hours

  • Monday - 9:00am to 9:00pm
  • Tuesday - 9:00am to 9:00pm
  • Wednesday - 9:00am to 9:00pm
  • Thursday - 9:00am to 9:00pm
  • Friday - 9:00am to 5:30pm
  • Saturday - 8:00am to 4:00pm
  • Sunday - Closed