Community School of the Arts

Welcome to the Goshen College Community School of the Arts! We hope you find a way to connect to our musical community, whether you are young or old, beginner or advanced! Music has the power to inspire and heal, and to set off fireworks in our brains: start your musical journey today at the Community School of the Arts!

The CSA offers a variety of lessons and ensembles for all ages and ability levels. Please browse our site, and if you have any questions, please contact us at 574-535-7849 or

Fall 2022-23 activities are now open for registration!

Register now for Private Lessons, Choir, Youth Honors Orchestra, or Music Together!

Music Together 2022-23 classes now open!

Family classes for children birth to age 5 and their caregivers now open for registration in all three semesters.

CSA Featured Offerings

Private & Group Lessons

Experience the richness of music through study and performance, building skills and sharing the joy of music through performance in Goshen College’s magnificent Rieth Recital Hall! Open to students of all ages, from youth to retirees!

Learn more about Private and Group Lessons


Our choral and orchestral ensembles are targeted for students of all ages, from elementary through high school!

Learn more about our ensembles

Music Together®

For children up to age 8 and their families, Music Together® classes are based on the recognition that all children are musical. Get started making music today at one of our many locations in Goshen, Elkhart and Middlebury!

Learn more about the Music Together program!

News & Updates

  • Private Lessons & Suzuki / Allegro classes

    • Registration Deadline: Friday, August 29, 2022. Please register before this date in order to avoid late fees.
    • Start Date: Officially begin the week of August 15, 2022. Please be in contact with your applied teacher to confirm lesson dates and times.
  • CSA Choirs and Youth Honors Orchestra

    • Registration Deadline: by the first rehearsal. Please register before the first rehearsal in order to avoid late fees.
    • Start Dates:
      • Choirs: Rejoice (Wed. August 24, 2022), Shout for Joy (Mon. August 29, 2022), Sommo Voci (Sun. August 28, 2022)
      • Youth Honors Orchestra: Tues. August 30, 2022
  • Financial Aid