News & Updates

CSA & Music Together COVID-19 Updates

COVID-19 UPDATES (August 10, 2020) The CSA and Music Together will offer both Virtual and In-Person Activities this Fall! Private Lessons and Suzuki / Allegro: In-Person or Virtual (agreement between student/instructor)  Youth Honors Orchestra: In-Person rehearsals (with possibility of Virtual participation) CSA Choirs: Virtual (with occasional In-Person gatherings) Music Together: In-Person or Virtual The Goshen College […]

Community School of the Arts managing COVID-19 crisis by going virtual

The ongoing COVID-19 pandemic has impacted virtually every part of modern society as people adjust their daily lifestyles in order to mitigate the spread of the coronavirus. This is an acute struggle for music teachers, who are typically “hands-on” when teaching their students how to improve as a musician and who rely on the one-on-one […]

Community School of the Arts Home Performances

Happy Tenth week of sharing Home Performances from GC Community School of the Arts students! We are excited to announce that we are NOW offering the option of In-Person Private Lessons for students and teachers who would like to pursue them! (Students and teachers can still continue virtually if preferred.) For more information about In-Person […]

Music Center events CANCELED through April 12

Goshen College’s top priority is the health and safety of our students, our employees, and the broader community who visit campus. To that end, and with regret, the Goshen College Music Center is CANCELING all public events through Sunday, April 12, 2020 effective immediately. We make this decision based on state and local recommendations to […]

Che Apalache concert CANCELLED

Dear Performing Arts Series patrons, Because the safety of our students, patrons, and employees are of utmost importance to us, it is with regret that we announce the cancellation of the Performing Arts Series concert by Che Apalache on Friday, March 13. At this time the Performing Arts Series Committee has no plans to reschedule […]

Non-Mandatory YHO Rehearsal on Tuesday, Nov. 12, 2019

For students enrolled in the Youth Honors Orchestras, Dr. Wenzel (YHSO) and Dr. Wollman (YHCO) would still like to hold rehearsal tonight for those who can make it. If the road conditions are dangerous where you are, please stay home and stay safe! Please use your discretion! If you do not have your instrument because it […]

Holiday office hours

The Music Center Office will be CLOSED this summer on the following dates: June 1 – August 3, 2019 The Music Center will re-open with regular office hours on Monday, August 4, 2019. Please note these dates and plan accordingly. Online registration for Community School of the Arts activities will be open during the time the […]

CSA youth choir auditions – 2019-20 season

The CSA Youth Choirs (Rejoice – grades 3-5; Shout for Joy – grades 6-8; Sommo Voci – grades 9-12) will be holding auditions for new members for the 2019-20 season on the following date: MONDAY, May 6, 2019  from 6:30 – 8:00 p.m. (Rising grades 3-12) Auditions are held at the Goshen College Music Center, and […]

Music Together gift certificates

The Community School of the Arts is offering GIFT CERTIFICATES for sale for Music Together family classes in upcoming sessions.  These certificates would make lovely Christmas and birthday presents for families with young children. Certificates can be purchased in person at the Music Center Main Office or by phone with a credit card. Call (574) 535-7361 to […]

Goshen Music Together at the Elkhart County 4-H Fair

On Wednesday, July 27, we will again be part of the Anthem “Pathway to Health” Treasure Hunt for children during the Elkhart County 4-H Fair’s Kid’s Day activities. Come to our table to make an egg shaker and then make some music with our teachers in this informal setting.