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Coker Community Music Program

Coker Community Music Program

Click here to register (Registration for Fall 2022 is now open)

Fall 2022 lessons and classes begin Tuesday, September 6, 2022

The foundation of the Coker Community Music Program is to provide the highest level of music education in the Pee Dee region. Our accomplished faculty allow students of all ages and levels to enrich their lives through the study and exploration of music regardless of level or age. Lessons are taught at the Margaret Coker Lawton Music Building on the campus of Coker University. This facility as well as the adjoining Elizabeth Boatwright Coker Performing Arts Center will enhance weekly learning experiences by providing dedicated practice rooms, world-class Steinway instruments, large classrooms, and a beautiful Recital Hall. For more information please contact ccmp@coker.edu.

CCMP 2022 – 2023 Schedule

CCMP Policies & Procedures

Coker Band
The Coker Band is a large symphonic ensemble comprised of Coker students and community musicians. Rehearsals will be held on Monday nights from 5:30 p.m.  – 7 p.m. Performances include two Masterworks and 2 Pops Concerts each year. No audition is required. Please contact Dr. Reed Hanna, band@coker.edu (843)-383-8064

Rehearsals: Mondays, 5:30 p.m. – 7 p.m. 
Fees: Free


Private Voice, Piano, Trombone, French Horn, Trumpet, Euphonium, Tuba, and Violin Instruction
The foundation of the Coker Community Music Program has been providing the highest level of private instruction in the Pee Dee region. Our accomplished faculty allow students of all ages and levels to enrich their lives through the study and exploration of music regardless of level or age.

Class Day/Time: Based on Student/Teacher Availability
Ages: 4 yrs and Up
Tuition: $257, 30 minute lessons
                 $386, 45 minute lessons
                 $514, 60 minute lessons


Coker Civic Chorale
The Coker Community Music Program is excited to announce the formation of a new choir. Open to Coker students, faculty, staff, and community members, the Coker Civic Chorale will perform alongside Coker’s student vocal ensembles at their annual fall and spring concerts. No audition is required.

Rehearsals: Thursdays, 7 p.m.
Fees: $50


Teen Musical Theater Class
CCMP is excited to bring back our Musical Theater Class for Teens! This class is designed for junior high and high school students interested in honing their vocal technique, gain important audition skills, and valuable performance opportunities under the tutelage of Coker voice faculty member Dr. Christi McLain. Please note: This class only offered in the fall term.

Class Day/Time: Tuesdays, 5 p.m.
Ages: 12-18 yrs old
Tuition: $260

WEEKLY LESSON LENGTH NUMBER OF LESSONS  TUITION
30-minute lessons 12 $257
45-minute lessons 12 $386
60-minute lessons 12 $514
Group Classes
12 $260

Tuition Includes:

  • 12 individual lessons with CCMP’s renowned faculty
  • Access to practice facilities
  • Optional performance in one of our beautiful performance spaces with Steinway pianos
  • Free access to many of Coker University’s cultural events sponsored by the McCall School of Visual and Performing Arts

Register now for Fall 2023 Lessons