Community Music School

For more than a decade, the Southeastern Community Music School at Southeastern Louisiana University has proudly and effectively provided the entire Northshore region with a vital community-based program of music education.

Welcome to Spring 16!Jivka Jeleva

Dear CMS students and parents,

Spring 2016 semester is in session, and we are excited to help our talented students reach their goals and dreams. During this semester, students of all ages will participate in private lessons on various instruments and voice. Our first annual CMS festival in March, 2016 will be an exciting opportunity for our students to showcase their achievments and to be awarded for their talent and dedication. Additional performance opportunities are also available.

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

For pricing and complete class offering information please click on “Spring Print Registration”.


Spring 2016 Calendar Highlights:


Week of January 25 (13 weeks)

  • Private lessons

Week of February 1 (10 weeks)

  • Group classes and theory.


  • February 8 -12 – Mardigras
  • March 25 - April 1 – Spring Break

Recital Week:

  • May 9


Register by January 19, 2016 to avoid late registration fee.


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 card, you may do so by calling our office 985-549 5502. Do not hesitate to contact our office cms@southeastern.edu if you have any questions.



Jivka G. Duke
Interim Director, Community Music School