We would like to thank you for continuing at New Music School. This website has been created specifically for students re-enrolling and/or signing up for activities at NMS.

New Students, please continue scrolling through the four steps of registration.


Current Students, enrollment is required for every semester. Click enrollment form below.

About Us

Started in 2007, New Music School is a comprehensive music school in Chicago, serving hundreds of students. Its flagship Conservatory Program uses a robust five-level curriculum, combining private study, chamber experience, and theory/ear training. Guided by Chicago Symphony Orchestra musicians and well as world-class solo performers, the Conservatory Program challenges and grows with students; whether they are picking up an instrument for the first time in their lives or are looking to enter the most prestigious music schools in the world, New Music School will help them develop their skills. 

New Music School also offers the Musical Theatre Conservatory, preparing exceptional voice students in singing, dancing, and acting to make it in the theatre world. 

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Policies

We'd like to familiarize you with our various policies regarding our program.

Schedule

Each New Music School academic year is divided into two 16-week semesters in the fall and spring, and two 8-week semesters in the summer, not including breaks. You will work with your teacher to establish a lesson schedule, determine how long each lesson will be, and how many lessons you will take per week.

If you are interested in signing up for the Early Childhood program, please visit its registration page below for relevant information.

Registration

Once you have read through and agreed to our policies, and have worked out a schedule with your teacher, you are ready to officially register with New Music School. Click the button below to start the process.