Developing Life-Long Skills in Making and Appreciating Music

  Join Us at The Searcy Community School of Music

Our goal is to encourage musical expression and enjoyment in our community by providing music lessons to children and adults, helping them to develop life-long skills in making and appreciating music.
Teacher working with a violin student

  Private Lessons

Private Lessons meet weekly for 30, 45, or 60 minutes, depending on the student’s ability and preference, and are scheduled by teacher and student at mutually convenient times. We offer lessons in:

  • Piano
  • Voice
  • Violin and other stringed instruments
  • All band instruments
  • Guitar
  • Percussion

Recital  Recitals

Recitals are held at the conclusion of every semester, allowing our students the opportunity to share their musical accomplishments with family and friends. All students are strongly encouraged to participate.

The Searcy Community School of Music is sponsored by the Searcy Arts Council, and is not affiliated with Harding University. We express our appreciation to the Department of Music for allowing us the use of their facilities.

  Youth Orchestra  

Youth String Orchestra auditions will take place on Saturday, August 23, 2014.  You may pick up an audition packet in the HU Reynolds Center upstairs near office 203.  Rehearsals will be on Tuesdays from 7:00 p.m - 8:15 p.m., beginning Sept. 2 through the fall semester.

Cost: $25.00 family registration fee
Tuition:  $80.00 per child
For more info, e-mail jehenderson@harding.edu

  Saturday classes for young children

Early Childhood Music Classes for children aged birth through 6 years will begin on Saturday, September 6.  Eight weeks sessions will be available as follows:

  • Babies and Toddlers (0 - 30 mos) 10:00 - 10:30 a.m. for children and a caregiver
  • Preschool ages 30 mos. - 4 years 10:45 - 11:15 a.m. for children and a caregiver
  • Bigger kids ages 4 - 6 without a caregiver, 11:30 - noon

Classes will meet in HU Reynolds Center room 201.

Cost:  family registration fee $25.00
Tuition:  $40.00 per child