Help make the music happen! Play a special role in providing quality music programming in our community with your gift to NISOM.

Funds Are Needed For:
Annual Fund
Student Scholarships
Endowment Fund
Program Sponsorships

The Northeast Iowa School of Music is 501(c)3 organization. All donations are tax-deductible. Learn More

Great Give Day
24-hours of online giving
Thursday, May 11

Make your gift go further when you give to NISOM on May 11 at Learn more

Join us in the Melody
Join our new Melody Club with your ongoing, monthly gift of any amount to play a vital role in music programs in our community. Donate Now

Get Involved: Volunteer Today!
NISOM does not schedule volunteers on a daily or weekly basis, but extra hands are extremely helpful at times. Contact us to be added to our volunteer call list.

Show Off Your Love Of Music
with NISOM shirts and merchandise. Opt for a fun T-shirt, a more subltle polo, or a variety of goodies like mini messenger bags, insluated lunch bags, and keychain flashlights. Available at the NISOM office while supplies last. Proceeds support music education.

Find Out More>>


The Northeast Iowa School of Music (NISOM) is a non-profit community music school that welcomes students of all ages and abilities in instructional programs. NISOM also offers concerts and outreach programs to a wide-range of audiences.

Sign up Today:

Private Lessons: Begin one-on-one lessons at any time
Summer Group Classes: Preschool music, Voice, Musical Theatre & more!
Summer Strings: String orchestras for grades 5-8
ChamberFest Dubuque Workshop: Learn from rising stars - free!

Browse All Programming by Age Group: Kids age 3-9 | Tween & Teens | College | Adults

Summer Registration

May 1: Private Lesson registration begins for current students
May 15: Private Lesson registration opens to new & former students

Registration for Summer Group Classes is now open to all students

Upcoming Events:

Great Give Day
24-hours of online giving
Thursday, May 11

Free L&MOP Kids' Concert
UD Theatre: James & the Giant Peach
Saturday, May 13, 10AM
Carnegie-Stout Public Library

Student Recitals
Saturday, May 20
9:30AM, 11AM, and 1PM
Emmaus Bible College

ChamberFest Dubuque
June 15: Gala Concert
June 14: Workshop


Recent News:

March Quarter Notes Newsletter
Save the Dates for ChamberFest Dubuque
Making an Impact
Iowa Arts Council Funds Free ChamberFest Workshop

Featured Video: Marcus DeJesus


Join our email list to get all the latest NISOM news and notifications about upcoming events and programs.