Through our facility in Cypress Park, we offer a variety of tuition-free programs to our neighborhood families and community members. Our Community Music Academy is open to students in Kindergarten through Grade 12, strives to be a central space in the community for students to learn, explore, and experience making music. Classes include separate beginner and intermediate sessions for brass and woodwinds, orchestral strings and guitar, as well as guitar ensemble, harp ensemble, and combined intermediate orchestra. We also offer classes in Music Technology and Production as well as workshops, masterclasses, concerts, and neighborhood events.
K-12th GradeHoused in our facility Cypress Park, the Community Music Academy is a tuition-free program open to students of any experience level where they can learn, explore, and experience making music. Students receive responsive, culturally relevant small group instruction in an instrument of their choosing, including violin, harp, guitar, flute, clarinet, recorder and trumpet.
Tuition-free after-school and summer classes in music technology and media arts are offered throughout the year.
YMF hosts a wide variety of workshops and concerts that are free and open to the community. Check the Events page for current offerings.