Westminster Conservatory Presents “Try It Out Day” on Saturday, September 7


Westminster Conservatory, the community music school of Rider University’s Westminster College of the Arts, will offer children and their parents who are looking for a place to take music lessons the opportunity for a free “test drive” at Try It Out Day on Saturday, Sept. 7.

Offered at the Conservatory’s main location on the Westminster Choir College campus in Princeton, Try It Out Day will feature early childhood demonstration classes for children between the ages of 14 months and 8 years. The free 20-minute trial lessons with Westminster Conservatory teachers offered in the afternoon will be for children between the ages of 6 through 18. Adults are also welcome to register for a trial lesson.

Advance registration is required. The deadline for registration is Sept. 4, 2019.  To learn more and to register, go to

“We believe that a great music teacher can create unforgettable and life-affirming experiences that build confidence and self-esteem,” says Conservatory Executive Director Scott Hoerl. “Everything that we do is grounded in this philosophy.”

Established in 1979, Westminster Conservatory is New Jersey’s largest community music school. It offers a wide range of music instruction through private and group lessons. In addition to its main location on the Westminster Choir College campus in Princeton, the Conservatory has extensions in Lawrenceville, South Brunswick and Yardley, Pa.