CIM's skilled Preparatory Faculty offer private lessons for a number of instruments at four Cleveland-area locations. Areas of instruction include bassoon, cello, clarinet, composition, double bass, eurhythmics, flute, guitar, harp, horn, music theory, oboe, percussion, piano, saxophone, Suzuki studies, trombone, trumpet, tuba, viola, violin and voice.

Schedule & Registration

Lessons are offered late afternoon to evening hours Monday through Friday and at varied times on Saturday.

Fall 2018 Semester  
August 27, 2018 - December 22, 2018

Spring 2019 Semester  
January 14, 2019 - May 11, 2019

Summer 2019 Semester  
May 20, 2019 - June 28, 2019

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*Our open enrollment policy allows us to admit new students when an opening occurs that matches an applicant's request up until the ninth week of our 16-week term.


Students will be placed depending on teacher and location availability. Completed applications are referred to corresponding department heads who assign teachers to prospective students. The assigned instructor will call the student to schedule a lesson day and time.