Free Music School

Free Music School provides free, weekly, instrumental music lessons to students in grades 4-12. 

We meet on Friday afternoons, between the hours of 4-6pm.  Parents provide the instrument ( and music book/ stand) and volunteer "Music Mentors" provide the lessons, free of charge.

Almaden Hills United Methodist Church, 1200 Blossom Hill Road, San Jose

We are no longer accepting new, beginning students for this session, but

Intermediate/Advanced students are always welcome to join our program for

extra practice time and/or music mentor volunteer opportunities.

We will be enrolling new beginning students in August -- keep checking here for updates!

For current updates for our new students, please see our new student page.

Questions:  email us at

Does your 4th-12th grade student already play a musical instrument?  "Intermediate/Advanced" students are welcome to join our program.  Please see our "New Students" page for more information.

"Because every student deserves the opportunity to learn to play a musical instrument."

Donations are always appreciated! 

If you would like to donate a musical instrument, supplies, sheet music, etc., please see our donations page. 

Volunteer "Music Mentors: needed! Musicians of all ages and ability levels are invited to join our program.  We also offer "community service" credit to our high school volunteers.  Please visit our Music Mentor page for more information. 

Current FMS Students:  See our Current Student Updates page for class updates! 

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No Class on

February 19th or

April 1st. 

Spring Concert:

Friday, May 13th, 7pm

Students arrive by 6:30!

Keys to Success: 

On time, every time 

Bring ALL of your supplies 

Practice, Practice, Practice!