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Welcome to YOUniversity of Music and Arts™!

Are you searching for an innovative after-school music program to boost your (or your child's) confidence, creativity, and academic performance? What if you had the opportunity to enjoy an educational experience centered around You--the student--one that is based on solid research and tailored to your unique learning preferences and aspirations?

When joining YOUniversity of Music and Arts, you will reap the benefits of our more than 30 years of expertise in music education. Since 1981, thousands of students of all ages and levels of ability have enjoyed our music lessons and classes. Their loyal following suggests that they are finding great value in our not-so-secret teaching recipe: the skillful use of pedagogical tools in harmony with the student's unique, natural strengths.

Focusing more broadly on students' needs, we have recently added acting classes and a wellness program designed to improve students' overall well-being. Feel free to enjoy the significant benefits of these programs individually or in combination, as you are exploring your personal path to a happier, healthier, and more successful life.

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2015 Summer Performing Arts Insitute

Looking for exciting Summer Camps to boost your child's confidence? Enroll in our 2015 SummerSummer_Performing_Arts_Institute--edited Performing Arts Institute on our Flemington Campus! Choosing between innovative camps, multi-week workshops, and private instruction, immerse yourself in the endlessly fascinating worlds of Music, Theater, and Dance! Register by March 15 to take advantage of significant Early Bird and Multiple-Week Registration Discounts! For details, click on the image, or call us at (908) 782-4943!


Singers' ACTvantage

A brand new program designed for students ages 11 to 17 to boost confidence on stage as well as in life!Singers_Actvantage_Postcard Offering effective training in voice, acting, and dance, Singers' ACTvantage is ideally suited for voice students and acting students alike who wish to take their performing skills to the next level. Are you aiming for the lead role in your high school musical or play? If so, this class is a must-have for you! Early Bird Registration Discounts available! Click here for more information!


Coming in February: Acting 101 and Acting 201

If Acting rather than Singing is your primary interest, you will thrive in our brandActing_201_FINAL_Graphic new Acting program. Intended for students ages 7 to 11 and 12 to 17, respectively, Acting 101 and Acting 201 focus on important concepts and skills in acting and drama. Starting February 6, both classes will meet weekly for one hour through the end of the school year. Each will culminate in a final public performance of a one-act play, presented in a supportive environment for parents and friends. Early Bird Registration Discounts available! Click here for more information!

"The entire learning experience has been fantastic. The teacher is great with the children, the curriculum is very on target for children this age and I'm enjoying seeing the progress my child has made." (V.G., March 10, 2015)

"What do I love about private lessons?...I love everything about them! All the teachers are so fantastic!They are such great people and they push me to do the best I can do. I would never want a lesson any other way!" (Hallie Koches, June 6, 2014)

"The quality of the program, the excellence and attentiveness of the teachers (Mrs E in our case), and the way the curriculum expands the thinking of even the youngest of students." (E.G., October 2, 2014)

"The quality of instructors and their obvious dedication to and interest in the students is remarkable." (C.L., October 15, 2014)

"Consistent instructor who is always looking for ways to push to the next level while keeping everything fun." (A.L., December 23, 2014)

"The teachers truly do help you master pieces and teach different methods in learning a piece to make it easier." (L.B.M., December 23, 2014)

"Love Toni's [Dodich] vocal lessons and Adams [Kishbauch] choir - they have helped build confidence in [my daughter] that I never could." (A.W., December 16, 2014)

"I love that every class is catered towards your needs. Also, the teachers will teach you at your pace." (V.K., December 10, 2014)

"Our toddler class is wonderful.......we thoroughly enjoy the quality time we spend together...it's fun to learn and not even know we are learning!" (F.P., December 5, 2014)

"My daughter likes to go and comes out smiling. She sings all the time at home." (M.N., November 24, 2014)

"Beautiful facility and qualified, kind teachers." (E.L., September 27, 2014)

"Excellent instructor, kind, patient and enthusiastic!" (L.R., September 20, 2014)