Your creative home for arts education
Settlement is a place for everyone. We match people of all ages and experience levels to the programs that best fit their skills, passion, and interests.Check out our full course directory!
Four Simple Steps
We understand that our students come to music and dance at different stages of life. Everyone’s path is a little different—and that’s something that makes the Settlement experience so special. The first step is connecting with you one-on-one, so we can find just the right class, ensemble, or program for you or your child.
Fill Out Inquiry Form
Click the link below to tell us about your interests and goals.
Receive a Response
A branch staff member will contact you to schedule a virtual or phone appointment.
Make a Registration Appointment
Staff will talk with you to understand your needs and recommend what class, instructor, or program is the best match.
Officially register with Settlement and make initial payments. Now the fun begins!
Fill out our Inquiry Form and let’s get started!
Because we make great efforts to find a good match between faculty and both
student and parent, we ask that virtual or phone registration appointments be made for students under the age of 18.
If you are looking to purchase a gift certificate for someone, please visit our gift package page, which includes options for lessons and classes for students of all ages and skill levels.
Students may be recommended to participate in Certification by their teacher at the appropriate level of achievement, according to the School’s curriculum.
"I feel a sense of great pride and gratitude that we have access to such a premier music school in the Greater Philadelphia area." Ram Janakiraman, Settlement parent