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Online & In-Person Music Lessons & Classes
Wisconsin Conservatory of Music
Bring Harmony to our Community!
0 months – 4 years
Smart Start™ is WCM’s premier Early Childhood Music program. Through playful, familiar activities like singing, listening, movement, stories, games, and music making with age-appropriate instruments, children develop important cognitive skills.
5 – 17 years
Kids & Teens
From piano to guitar to flute, the Conservatory offers a wide range of instrumental and vocal arts offerings for your grade school level child or teenager.
18 – Beyond
Music classes don’t always start at a young age. We are happy to partner with you to develop your skills at any phase in life. Explore our selection of classes catered to adults!
News & Updates
BEAUTIFUL VIBRATIONS AT THE MUSICREATION STATION W/ ERIC TILLICH & MITCH SHINER
Imagine MKE’s Podcast: Imagine This PodcastThis week we welcome Eric Tillich, President & CEO, and Mitch Shiner, Chair of Jazz and Contemporary Music, from the Wisconsin Conservatory of Music to the podcast to talk about the MusiCreation Station, their new, mobile music recording studio.
Anyone can contribute to the ‘414 Milwaukee’ song at SummerfestLearn to play an instrument, record a song, and be featured on the ‘414 Milwaukee’ song.
Conservatory Receives NEA AwardWith a grant from the National Endowment for the Arts, WCM will welcome internationally renowned artists & create a mobile music making lab for the community.
WCM Named Milwaukee’s Best Music Program, 2020As voted on by readers of the Shepherd Express.
A heartfelt Thank YouSee why we were blown away when we received this one-of-a-kind thank you note!
The Conservatory is completely welcoming & enriching. Since I started, the faculty & staff have helped me to feel like I’m part of the music culture.
Wisconsin’s Leading Music Program
The Wisconsin Conservatory is more than a community music school; it guides and inspires children and adults alike to find their voice, discover their desired instrument, and develop their music-making capabilities, whether you are just beginning or a seasoned professional. We aim to unlock every student’s potential by making music together in a collaborative environment, fostering creativity and providing a musical education to last a lifetime.
Quality Music Education To Build Future Generations
Our mission is to lay the foundation for greater accessibility to music education for every child – regardless of their musical abilities, geographic locations, or socioeconomic backgrounds. Our dedicated and welcoming community is eager to help you and your family discover the world of music whether it is in our facilities or in your community.
Music Education For The Community
Does your school, church, early childhood center, public library, senior center, or community organization have a need for quality music education programs in the Milwaukee area? The Wisconsin Conservatory of Music offers community programs to match your need!
In-person lessons & select group activities
Updated Safety Guidelines – September 1, 2021
Beginning June 1 with the lifting of the City of Milwaukee restrictions, the Conservatory will be following CDC guidelines as we continue to welcome students for in-person instruction and select group activities.
Masks are required to be worn at all times inside all locations by students, faculty, and staff. Explore our reopening safety measures and view instructions for students returning to in-person learning.