Our mission is to inspire and connect community members of all ages by providing access to the best of the world’s music through education and performance.
The Center For Musical ArtsThe Center provides quality, creative music-making opportunities to over 550 students each week. Another 7,000 people visit the school each year to attend concerts and events of all types. The Center for Musical Arts is a full member of the National Guild for Community Arts Education and has, at its core, a belief in “Music For All… For Life!” This translates into providing access to excellent music education to our entire community. We achieve this, in part, through our Heartstrings Program, which consists of an Instrument Bank to provide low-cost instrument rentals and Tuition Assistance so that everyone can afford to participate. See Heartstrings for more information The Center for Musical Arts is located in the heart of downtown Lafayette and features thirteen teaching studios and two performance spaces – Founders Hall and Grimes Recital Hall.
Visiting the Center for Musical ArtsWe are located at 200 E. Baseline Rd. in Lafayette, on the southeast corner of Harrison Ave. and Baseline Rd., one block east of Public Rd. The main entrance is on Harrison and the Student Services Office is located just inside the front door. Building hours vary according to usage.
Office Hours, Fall 2018
Monday 11am-6pm Tuesday 11:30am-6pm Wednesday 2pm-6pm Thursday 11:30am-6pm Friday 11am-5pmIf you need to meet office staff outside office hours, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.