b'W H O we areConcord Community Music School, in downtown Concord, NH since 1984, is a nationally recognized leader in community arts educationcommitted to the highest standards of excellence as we reach across barriers of income, disability, and perception to bring people together around the love of music. Our mission is to build community through music by providing the fullest possible array of musical experiences for people of all ages, musical abilities, and backgrounds.How do we do that? Our 50 gifted teaching artists meet each of our 1650 students at their point of entry and gently guide them to a rewarding next level of success. Success might mean helping an adult stroke survivor play piano again through music therapy, or it might mean coaching a talented high school student toward winning a national musical theater competition. The artistic excellence embodied in their teaching, along with their sincere belief that everyone can makeMy friends all say the same thing:music, is at the heart of our mission.I feel like Im coming home when Do you love classical music? Dig jazz & rock? Think folk is fab? JustI come back to the Music School.- Liz Faiella, fiddle teacher; folk, jazz, want a chance to re-discover the joy of singing or playing with others? & popular music department chairWe hope you will consider the Music School your musical home!2'