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Visit our Home for Music, a beautiful fully-remodeled Tudor-style mansion at 407 Highland Avenue in Winchester, and find out why WCMS attracts music lovers from more than 30 communities in Greater Boston and New Hampshire.

Located in a quiet neighborhood, WCMS offers an ideal setting to experience music in a wide variety of ways, including:

  • Lessons and classes for all ages and abilities
  • Music appreciation courses and workshops
  • More than a hundred concerts and events open to the public throughout the year

Designed for the highest quality performances and education

Inside the School many features support WCMS's exceptional programs for the community and musical instruction to its more than 850 students. Among the School's many features are:

  • 23 acoustically treated and climate-controlled teaching studios
  • Two performance spaces, including Nichols Hall, a professional concert hall for student and faculty performances and other musical events
  • A recording studio and MIDI (Musical Instrument Digital Interface) lab
  • A digital piano lab
  • Steinway and Steinway-manufactured pianos
  • A fully equipped percussion studio

Your comfort, safety and convenience—a top priority

You'll find comfortable WIFI-equipped lounges, concert-quality but intimate performance spaces, and a front-office staff ready to welcome you and answer your questions. The school's grounds include:

  • A circular driveway that makes drop-off and pick-up safe and convenient
  • Free on-site parking
  • Landscaped grounds with picnic tables

Call us to arrange a personal tour of the school and find out firsthand what makes WCMS a unique Home for Music!

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