A DMF participant looks up and smiles while playing drums with their hands

Classes & On-DemandGrowing as musicians

Get excited about learning

Our classes, many of which can be taken online or in person, help you excel no matter where you are in your musical journey.

2 DMF participants laugh while playing colorful drums

Group classes

Enrolling for Feb – May 2024

Free group classes are at the heart of DMF. They empower individuals with developmental and physical disabilities to express themselves, develop confidence, and make new friends while celebrating the magic of music.

  • Up to 12 students
  • 12 - 13 weeks (1 day a week)
  • Ages 3 to adult
  • Perform at our music celebration
DMF Director of Teaching and Learning Juliana leads a circle of DMF participants playing a beat with their hands on a large drum

Programs for groups

Flexible dates

Whether you’re a special education school, adult day program, or other organization, our music and movement activities can help your participants express themselves, practice social skills, and – most importantly, have fun.

  • Up to 12 participants
  • Prices vary
  • Ages 3 to adult
  • 25 – 60 minutes
DMF Artistic Director Gerry sings with a DMF participant while reading lyrics off of a piece of paper

Private lessons

Flexible dates

Whether you’ve played an instrument for years or you’ve always dreamed of becoming a musician, learn at your own pace with one-on-one lessons.

  • Free 25-minute trial lesson
  • Prices vary
  • All Ages
  • Limited Availability

Not sure which class is right for you? We can help you decide.

Want more fun between classes and events? Learn, dance, and sing your way through all of our On-Demand series.