Community Music School



The Community Music School of Webster University (CMS) has offered outstanding music education and performance opportunities to students of all ages and abilities in the St. Louis area and beyond since its founding in 1925.  

Our music faculty include world-class performers who are also master teachers. The entire St. Louis metropolitan region is served with multiple locations, including the headquarters and concert hall located on the Webster University campus in historic Webster Groves. 

 Registration for Individual Lessons is ongoing...

Just call your preferred location:
Webster Groves:  (314) 968-5939
Chesterfield (Strauss Center in Faust Park):  (636) 537-1601
University City (Trinity Presbyterian Church):  (314) 968-5939 


New Program "Music Today" Offered this Fall 

The Community Music School of Webster University offers a new program led by nationally renowned contemporary music ensemble Alarm Will Sound. The new program, "Music Today", will be offered in fall 2014 for the full academic year.

"Music Today" introduces students to contemporary chamber music performance and the business-related skills of concert production.

Learn more about Music Today


 Audition Applications for Orchestras/Ensembles Now Accepted

Band and string students ages 7 years through high school are encouraged to audition for the school’s orchestra or ensembles including String Ensemble, String Orchestra, Young People’s Concert or Symphonic Orchestras, Preparatory Program (chamber music), and Jazz Lab Ensemble. Application deadlines start as early as July 25.  


Current Individual/Suzuki students needing to re-enroll for