As of January 3, 2022 - proof of vaccination required for entry. View our Health and Safety page for full details.
Due to Covid-19 concerns, In-person classes and lessons are moving online January 3, 2022 through January 16, 2022.
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Together Again - In Person Or Online!

We can’t wait to dance and play music with you! We are now offering in-person classes, and online classes are still available for those who want to join the fun from home.

New Classes Start January 3

Health & Safety Measures - Together, In Tune

While we are excited to make music together in person again, we take the health and safety of our community very seriously. Please read our updated policies for visiting our campuses, as proof of vaccination all classes, concerts & events. Some exceptions apply.

MLK Day Singalong - Free Event

Join us Monday, January 17 for this special virtual event. Your host Bill Brickey and a few surprise guests lead songs of peace and justice. Be inspired by the words of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., and gather in community as we celebrate the life and philosophy of this great American leader. Focus on songs from the heyday of the ’60s civil rights movement including music of Marvin Gaye, Sly Stone and much more.

Online Class Info

Tips and information for the best class experience in the new virtual world.

Meet Our Teaching Artists

Over 250 of the most talented artists in Chicago ready to inspire you in classes and lessons!

Membership

A great way to get more involved with Old Town School, supporting our mission providing arts education for everyone. Member benefits include class discounts, gifts and early access for concert tickets.

Directions & Campuses

You have to get here to be here! Easy access to our campuses via public transportation in both Lincoln Square and Lincoln Park.

Private Lessons

Get the personal attention that benefits your growth as a musician. Weekly 30-, 45-, and 60-minute varieties available for beginners or experienced players.

Hire Our Artists

Our artist engagement services offers a wide array of entertainment for any occasion by talented, professional artists. Everything from soloists to 11-piece bands, we can help take your event to the next level and help support the school at the same time!