Concerto Competition Winners

Community Music School

Southeastern's Community Music School offers private music lessons on various instruments and voice. School aged children and adults can learn to play the violin, cello, guitar, piano, and more.


Jivka JelevaWelcome to Fall 2019!

We look forward to our Fall 2019 semester, scheduled to begin during the week of September 2, offering individual instrumental and vocal lessons, as well as a 5-week orchestra session. We are excited about the Sotheastern Symphony Orchestra Concert in October, 2019 where our CMS Concerto Competition winners will perform as soloists.

Below you will find important calendar highlights to help you plan for a musical Fall 2019.

Please take a moment to read the “Policies” link as it contains important information on parking, lesson preparation, missed lessons, and recitals.

For pricing and lessons information please click on "Fall Print Registration"

Fall 2019 Calendar Highlights:

Individual instrumental and vocal lessons (13 weeks): 

  • September 2 - December 6



  • September 2 - Labor Day (to be made up)
  • October 3 & 4 - Fall Break (to be made up)
  • November 25 - 29 - Thanksgiving Holiday 



  • December 10 at 6 p.m.
  • December 11 at 6 p.m.
  • December 12 at 6 p.m.



  • Payments may be mailed to Community Music School, SLU 10817, Hammond, LA 70402, or delivered in person to the CMS office. If you wish to pay via credit/debit card, you may do so by calling our office 985-549 5502. Do not hesitate to contact our office if you have any questions.


Jivka G. Duke
Interim Director, Community Music School