ASU Community Music School – Register Today!

App State community music schoolASU’s Community Music School (CMS) is registering all interested students online from now until Dec 8. Extended registration continues through Dec 10 with a $50 late fee.  Instructors include Appalachian State faculty, students and performing artists with teaching expertise.

CMS offers instruction in:

  • Appalachian Youth Chorale (AYC) – 3rd-8th graders;  individual voice
  • Music and Movement – ages 2-5
  • Violin, viola, cello, guitar – traditional or Suzuki
  • Flute, clarinet, trumpet, trombone
  • Individual piano, group piano: youth and adult (Recreational Music Making)

Lessons take place at the CMS building, 134 Doctor Drive.  *Group piano takes place on campus at the Hayes School of Music.

Information including instructors, rates, policies and more are available on the CMS website: Contact Laura Chu Stokes at for further information.

ASU’s Community Music School Hosts Open House for Families

Is your child interested in taking music lessons at Appalachian State?

Hayes School of Music

You will want to attend this informational meeting. It will be this Sunday, April 26th from 2:00 pm-4:00 pm. Interested families can stop by to learn more about the program offerings from private instruction, group piano lessons and the Appalachian Youth Chorale. There will be a raffle, face-painting, balloons and more!

Contact Details:

Physical Address: 134 Doctor’s Drive Boone, NC 28607
Mailing Address: Community Music School c/o Hayes School of Music 813 Rivers Street, Boone, NC 28608
Contact Name: Director Ms. Laura Chu Stokes. E-mail
Website: Community Music School