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.


Jivka Jeleva

Dear CMS students and parents,

We are actively preparing for an exciting Summer semester. In addition to instrumental and vocal lessons we will host a High School and a Middle School Band Camps as well as choir, guitar, orchestra and chamber music workshops. Please click on "Summer Camps" for complete information and registration on these programs. 

Below you will find important calendar highlights to help you plan for a musical Summer 2018.

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 "Summer Print Registration".


Summer 2018 Calendar Highlights:

High Shcool Band Camp 

  • June 4 - June 8


Instrumental and vocal lessons (7 weeks)

  • June 11 - July 26


Middle School Band Camp

  • June 18 - 22


  • June 25 - June 29



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 cms@southeastern.edu if you have any questions.



Jivka G. Duke
Interim Director, Community Music School