Old Town School gift certificates can be purchased in any amount and redeemed for group classes, private lessons, concert tickets, memberships, or in the Old Town School Music Store.
New Year, New You
New Session Starts the Week of January 7
Take a Class in the New Year! Join us for a new session of art, music, dance, and theater classes starting the week of January 7! Search our catalog for adults, teens, and kids classes, available for all ages and abilities!
Hire Our Artists
Playing Now: Our Artists at YOUR Holiday Party! Old Town School offers a wide array of entertainment for any occasion by talented, professional artists.
Holiday Gift Guide
from the Old Town School Music Store
We have holiday gift ideas for musicians of all ages and abilities. And items in all price ranges. Small gifts like tuners and strings make great stocking stuffers, an ukulele would be a great starter instrument for someone ready to take the musical plunge, and we certainly have instruments for your favorite musician who is ready to take the next step.
Voice of the People Holiday Caroling
Saturday, December 22, 5:00 PM
4545 N. Lincoln Ave.
Come caroling with Voice of the People! Mary Peterson and Andrea Bunch lead a joyful excursion to spread songs and cheer to the Lincoln Square neighborhood. All ages welcome. No experience needed! $5/person, $10/family.
Old Town School Craft Bazaar
Sunday, December 15, 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
4545 N. Lincoln Ave. East Lobby
Buy handmade treasures from members of the Old Town School community. Handmade cards, knit and crocheted winter wear, ornaments, jewelry, and much more! Free hot cocoa!
The Gretch Who Rocked Christmas
An Old Town School Music Store Raffle
Drawing takes place Thursday, December 20, 6:00 PM
Purchase tickets at the Old Town School Music Store - 4544 N. Lincoln Ave. or 909 W. Armitage
GRAND PRIZE: Gretsch G2655T Streamliner
2nd PRIZE: Gold Tone Little Gem Banjo Ukulele
$10 per raffle ticket
Learn to Play Winter Wonderland
Get a printable chord chart for this seasonal classic, gather some friends, and strum and sing along!
Holiday Brass Workshop
Saturday, December 8, 3:00 PM
4545 N Lincoln Ave
Toot your horn on some brassy holiday music! Participate in this workshop and you automatically have a gig: playing holiday tunes in the lobby of the Old Town School before a sold-out Songs of Good Cheer show on December 14th!
Order by Friday, December 21
The Perfect Holiday Gift: Name a Brick in our Patio! Commemorate your love for the School by buying a permanent brick in the patio located at the west entrance of the original building in Lincoln Square. Each brick comes with a certificate to be presented to the recipient, and an invitation for you and your Brickee to join Old Town School in the unveiling of the new bricks at a reception in the spring.