Introducing CMC's Sostenuto Society

sostenuto: adjective, a musical term meaning to be played in a sustained or prolonged manner

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Join CMC's Sostenuto Society by becoming a monthly donor today!

Regular monthly donors give us a dependable base of support for all of CMC's programs and the tuition assistance we continue to offer. Whether you give $5 per month or $100 per month, every Sostenuto Society member makes a big difference to Community Music Center and supports our mission to provide high quality music education to all, regardless of financial circumstance.

Benefits of joining the Sostenuto Society

  • Budget your charitable donations. Spread your giving across the year, making support for CMC easy on your wallet.
  • Simplify your giving. Your ongoing donations will be processed automatically each month and you will receive an acknowledgment annually for your tax purposes.
  • Get special recognition. You will be recognized in CMC's annual report; in performance programs and on our website and social media outreach.
  • Know that you are giving back to the music community that has supported you or your child's development

Community Music Center's mission is to make music accessible to people of all ages, musical levels, and financial backgrounds. Our students range in age from one to 90+ years old and enjoy classes in everything from Western classical to Chinese to Latin Music. Community Music Center has branches in the Mission and Richmond districts, as well as programs throughout the city.

A tradition of excellence. Founded in 1921, Community Music Center is one of the oldest and largest community arts organizations on the West Coast. From our teachers to our office staff, we're all committed to sharing our love of music and helping our students succeed.

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