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.
For current updates for our new students, please see our new student page.
Donations are always appreciated!
If you would like to donate a musical instrument, supplies, sheet music, etc., please see our donations page.
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Current FMS Students: See our Current Events Page for concert/ new piano class and holiday updates!
Keys to Success: On time, every time -- Bring ALL of your supplies -- Practice, Practice, Practice!
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."
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.
Questions: email us at