Music and art education for people of all ages and abilities

The Community School of Music and Arts (CSMA) is a mission-driven, nonprofit community arts school located in California’s Silicon Valley.

Our music and art programs, camps, workshops, free concerts and events provide our communities across the Bay Area with access to excellence in the arts.

CSMA’s Music School gives students of all ages access to a comprehensive music education.
Our classes nurture creativity and discovery in students of all experience levels.
CSMA camps and workshops let students explore, create and share the joy of making art and new friends!

Upcoming Concerts & Events


Sarah Cahill: Five Centuries of Chaconnes

Saturday, June 10
7:30 PM
Cahill traces the life cycle of the Chaconne, a musical form originating in the Baroque period, from its origins up to the present.

Dayna Stephens Quartet: Jazz in the Now

Saturday, June 24
7:30 PM
The cross-generational quartet performs a variety of textures and grooves inspired by traditional and modern sensibilities.

There are no announced concerts at the moment. Please check back soon!

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Everyone should have an opportunity to experience the arts

The Community School of Music and Arts (CSMA) is Northern California’s largest nonprofit provider of arts education programs. CSMA is dedicated to inspiring and nurturing creativity in people of all ages and skill levels. Financial aid and program subsidies ensure access to the arts for all. Nearly 30,000 people are served through on-site and off-site programs each year. The School is proud of its 50+ year history of arts education.

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