Music Instruction Music Instruction

Award-winning music lessons, ensembles, and group classes for aspiring musicians of all ages and skill levels — children, teens, and adults.

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Early Childhood Early Childhood

Morning & Full-Day Preschool programs with a full, child-centered curriculum of creative specials like music, science, drama, social and emotional learning, and more!

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Music Therapy Music Therapy

Established in 1966, our pioneering Center for Music Therapy (CMT) uses guided music experiences to help individuals meet life's challenges.

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Bop Stop Bop Stop

BOP STOP at The Music Settlement is Cleveland's premier listening room: an intimate, acoustically pristine performance venue with sweeping views of Lake Erie.

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IDEA Committee

IDEA Committee

The IDEA (Inclusion, Diversity, Equity and Accessibility) Committee exists at TMS to ensure continuing progress is made toward our unique equity and diversity initiatives. We understand this work is a lifelong learning journey, and we are committed to learning together. 

Inclusion, Diversity, Equity, and Accessibility (IDEA)

TMS IDEA NorthStar

The Music Settlement will lead, uphold and uplift the values of inclusion, diversity, equity, and accessibility (IDEA), as reflected in our activities, our board members, staff, faculty, volunteers, students and clients. This commitment will serve and strengthen our entire community, where culture, race, age, sexual orientation, and gender identity are celebrated, and physical abilities, skill level and ability to pay are not barriers.

Our IDEA Committee consists of TMS FacultyStaff, and Board Members

The IDEA Committee works with TMS Board, staff and faculty to:

  • Develop an annual action plan, setting priorities based on the strategic pillar of TMS’s Inclusion, Diversity, Equity and Accessibility Initiative
  • Assist the TMS Board with incorporating equity and diversity into the organization’s strategic goals and objectives
  • Participate in the design and implementation of the IDEA program
  • Monitor the progress and process of the IDEA work


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