Join us for our fall session on September 11, 2019!

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Fall Session (Sept. 11 – Dec. 11, 2019)

Join us for the start of our 4th season and sign up for the fall session today! Our fall session starts on September 11 and will end on December 18. Our winter concert this year with MIT’s professional ensemble, Gamelan Galak Tika, will be on Saturday December 7 (time TBC). Please mark your calendars in advance and make sure you are available as of 12pm on concert day for sound check. More details to follow after the start of the fall session.

September: 11, 18, 25
October: 2, 9, 16, 23, 30
November: 6, 13, 20
December: 4, 7* (concert), 11

NB: No rehearsal on Wednesday November 27 due to Thanksgiving break.

Who can join?
This group is open to children in grades 2 – 12. We are an inclusive and welcoming community. No prior musical experience is necessary and beginners are encouraged to join and try something new!

Where do the rehearsals take place?
All of our rehearsals take place in the Endicott World Music Room at MIT (N52-199), which is on the first floor of MIT Building N52 at 265 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge, MA. For reference, the entrance to this building is two doors to the right of the main entrance to the MIT Museum. Performances will take place at other locations as indicated.

How much will this cost?

Session costs vary throughout the year. Each class is $10.
There is an added variable Eventbrite processing fee added to the registration fee per session.

Is financial aid available?
Yes! Part of are goal as a community ensemble is to make sure our program is accessible and affordable to all families regardless of income. To apply for financial aid or to learn more, email

How do I join?
Registration information for the fall, winter, spring, and summer sessions is typically announced several months in advance so you are able to plan your child’s after school commitments as early as possible. You will always receive an email from us with information on how to register but you can always check back here regularly to find out information about upcoming rehearsals, performances, and workshops.