Concertino Muziekonderwijs (CMO) is the only music school for the Jewish community in the Netherlands. Located in the facility of the Jewish preliminary school Rosj Pina.
CMO already has more than 150 students from ages of 4 to 21 and from every part of the Jewish community in and around Amsterdam.
Enriching Musical, Social, and Community Bonds
At CMO, our focus extends beyond music, nurturing a vibrant community and fostering students’ holistic development with a deep-rooted connection to Jewish traditions in music. Despite our brief existence, we’ve already graced numerous concerts and events, uplifting the Jewish community through our harmonious melodies.
CMO’s commitment shines through voluntary performances at venues like Beth Shalom and Sinai Hospital, as well as participation in charitable events. Our curriculum is a tapestry of Jewish, Israeli, and holiday songs, seamlessly woven into modern technological advancements. Beyond our meticulously crafted program, CMO offers unparalleled value, ensuring you pay only for the valuable lessons you receive.
Aligning our schedule with the Jewish calendar, we guarantee that your musical journey flourishes uninterrupted by holidays, solidifying CMO as your dedicated partner in education and culture.
Why Choose Music Education?
Music is a cornerstone of comprehensive education, enriching students’ horizons and fostering cognitive and creative growth.
Through music education, students cultivate discipline, openness, effective communication, enhanced focus, creativity, and the capacity to work toward both immediate and long-term objectives. This dynamic learning experience also hones concentration, dedicated effort, and adept practice techniques.
Moreover, engaging in musical performances nurtures students’ resilience under pressure, empowers them to confidently face audiences, and cultivates self-assuredness in public settings. The collaborative nature of group and ensemble playing further nurtures active listening, effective communication, and refined social skills, offering well-rounded development.
The lessons we are offering:
Saxophone, Trumpet, Flute, Clarinet, Trombone, Piano/Keyboards, Recorder, Guitar, Electric Guitar, Bass, Drums, Vocal, Music-Technology, Accordion, Ensembles & Orchestras.
To conclude, why Concertino Muziekonderwijs?
At Concertino Muziekonderwijs, we stand out for a multitude of reasons. Our esteemed music departments are led by dedicated professionals and experienced educators, ensuring a high level of instruction.
We prioritize continuity for our students by adhering to the Jewish calendar, guaranteeing that lessons align with holidays and vacations.
By cultivating a familiar environment, students not only form meaningful connections but also forge musical bonds, further enriched by collaborations with Jewish/Israeli organizations. We seamlessly integrate Jewish traditions, holiday melodies, and Israeli folk songs into our curriculum, while our ensembles, orchestras, and frequent concert evenings foster a holistic musical growth that extends beyond individual lessons.”
Our extensive collaborations with various Jewish/Israeli organizations enhance our students’ musical journey, as we intertwine the art of music with the fabric of community activities, ceremonies, performances, and special occasions.