City Music Boston

If you're a 4th through 12th grader living in the Greater Boston area, Berklee City Music can give you the tools and support you need to reach your fullest potential through theory/musicianship classes, ensembles, one-on-one instruction and mentoring, and performance opportunities. You’ll have access to expert faculty and a comprehensive curriculum in popular and contemporary music.

You’ll not only emerge as a better student and musician, but also as a more confident and well-rounded individual ready to shape your world.

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Sights and Sounds


City Music Boston students joined Elevation Theory in a Caf Show at the new Berklee dining hall.


City Music Boston students performed at the 2013 BCMN Conference in Memphis, TN for guest clinicians Shoshana Bean and Kirk Whalum, as well as music director Rob Lewis.


City Music students share their thoughts on the 2014 Unsung Hero honoree, Sarah Ann Shaw.

Student and Alumni Profiles

Adeline Um

"I joined City Music only a year ago yet it’s changed and shaped my life in so many ways."

Gerami Groover

"It didn’t really hit me until I was a freshman how much City Music prepared me for Berklee."

Mercedes Glaude

"I don’t know what I would do without City Music because it allowed me to meet many musicians, form friendships, and it helped me to focus on my music."

Joshua Natal

"The City Music Mentoring Program is an opportunity to have awesome teachers, to learn and improve my instrument, to observe what college life will be like, and to make new friends who also love music."

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Make sure you come check out the City Music Caf Show featuring guest artist KaoVanny tomorrow at 10pm in the 160 Mass Ave Caf!

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Some of the performances from our Jam Session here at Berkleee City Music 5-Week!

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Some of the performances from our Jam Session here at Berkleee City Music 5-Week!

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Some of the performances from our Jam Session here at Berkleee City Music 5-Week!

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Support our alumni! Erica Telisnor's Recital this Thursday July 31st at 7:30pm. Where? 921 Boylston Street #itsFREE #seeyouthere

Jul 29th, 11:32pm

Make sure to check out the #citymusicboston #cafshow this Thursday, July 31st at 10pm in the 160 mass… http://t.co/VNtMJOsZA6

Jul 29th, 5:31pm

Shoutout to this weeks Instagram Contest winners @staydrumming1 and @heyimdylanevans!

Jul 29th, 12:46am

City Music night at Fenway Park http://t.co/wc78AXlgae