Academic Schedule

The Boston School of Music Arts is a year-round music school. Our academic year starts in September and ends in late August each year. Lessons and Classes continue year round, in addition to our summer programs.  See the complete academic year schedule below, following our phone hours info.

Major showcases are held in January and late June. We also host many other performances throughout the year.

Registration In-person registration is during phone hours. Registration questions may be addressed during all hours.

Business Hours
By phone:  (617) 690-3391 

Mondays through Thursdays: 11:00 am to CLOSE                                    Fridays: 1:00 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.
Saturdays: 9:00 am to 4:00 pm

Lesson and Class Hours
Monday – Wednesday: 10:00 am to 9:00 pm
Thursday: 12:00 pm to 9:00 pm
Friday: 11:30 am to 6:30 pm
Saturday: 9:00 am to 4:00 pm

NOTE:  Some classes are delivered during hours outside of the normal lessons schedule by appointment.

SCHOOL HOLIDAYS  for Academic Year September 1, 2017 – August 31, 2018

The School is closed for the following holidays:

Year End Maintenance and Labor Day : School Closed August 22nd through August 31st, 2017.

Labor Day Holiday: September 1st through 7th (Classes restart on Friday, September 8th)
October Break : October 7th – 9th
Thanksgiving Holiday: November 22nd through 26th
Winter Holidays: December 23rd through Jan 2nd

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr Birthday  January 15th
President’s Day Break: February 18th though 24th
Spring Holiday Vacation: April 15th through 21st
Memorial Day: May 28th
Independence Day: July 3rd through July 8th
Year End Maintenance and Labor Day : School Closed August 28th through August 31st, 2018

OTHER SPECIAL DATES                                                                        

Sunday, September 10, 2017 – Dorchester Park Antique Car Show & Family Picnic
Sunday, October 8, 2017 – Project Giving Kids
Saturday, November 25, 2017 – Lower Mills Holiday Stroll
Open Mics – Monthly    
MLK, Jr. Music tributes

Winter: January 21st,  and 28th 2018
Spring: June 10th and 24th, 2018