Calendars & Events

Summer 2021

Summer lessons take place over a ten-week session from June 20 – August 28, 2021. Individual teachers’ availability and schedules may vary, and flexible lesson quantities may be arranged. Please register by July 1.


2021-2022 ECMS Academic Calendar

The Community Music School year aligns with that of most Rochester area public schools — not with the Eastman School of Music collegiate division. Each semester contains 17 weeks of instruction.

Fall 2021

Wed., 9/8                                       Semester begins

Wed., 11/24-Sun., 11/28       Thanksgiving Recess

Tues., 12/21-Sat., 1/1                    Holiday Recess

Sun., 1/2                                          Classes resume

Mon., 1/17              Martin Luther King Jr. Day Holiday

Sat., 1/22                                    First semester ends

Spring 2022

Sun., 1/23                            Second semester begins

Mon., 2/21-Sun., 2/27                       Winter Recess

Sat., 4/16-Fri., 4/22                         Spring Recess

Tues., 5/24-Sun., 5/29              Exam & Jury Week

Mon., 5/30                            Memorial Day Holiday

Sat., 6/11                                Last day of instruction

Sat., 6/11      Commencement & Award Ceremony