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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Early Childhood

Early Childhood
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Early Childhood at The Music Settlement provides a warm and nurturing environment that encourages natural curiosity, collaboration, exploration and discovery for children ages three to six years.

Applications for 2023-2024 school year are now available! Interested? Apply online.

We provide diverse, multi-cultural experiences through discussion, science, drama, music, stories, and sensory experiences. Our courses foster brain and social development, build confidence, inspire, encourage creative expression, and promote play.

  • 5-Star Award from Ohio's Step Up to Quality rating program.
  • Licensed provider for Ohio Department of Job & Family Services (ODJFS).
  • Partner of Cleveland's PRE4CLE initiative.
  • Universal Pre-Kindergarten (UPK) site for Cuyahoga County's Invest in Children

Arts-infused curriculum to provide full foundation for learning, aligned to state standards for early childhood.

Experienced and Degreed faculty, average tenure is eight years!

Early Childhood experiences enable children to grow to their maximum potential socially, emotionally, intellectually, and physically. Children learn to work and play cooperatively with others.

For more information, please contact our Center for Early Childhood.

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Every (teacher) has given our children their time and energy to care for them which has instilled kindness, humility, respect, and more importantly, love of learning! I know my kids have a rock-solid foundation that will help them thrive and unlock their full potential.

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