Explore Music!

Experiencing Music & Culture from Around the Globe 


Explore Music! was established to develop increased exposure to and experience with music of all cultures.  With the belief that all musical styles are equally valid, the Community Music School endeavors, through the Explore Music! Program, to foster social harmony, trust, understanding, and appreciation of all cultures.

Upcoming Explore Music! Events: 

Save the Date for two upcoming Explore Music! events in 2015: 

On Saturday, January 24th, Explore Music! AFRICA will feature West African music and many traditional African instruments from strings to drums. Experience the direct tie between West African music and the Blues with live performances. Visit the African Fashion display and learn how to wrap a headdress. View an exhibit of African Art and participate in a mask making workshop. Taste the delicious food made in the Nigerian tradition. Don't miss this fun afternoon!

Add to your calendar, Explore Music! Middle East scheduled for Saturday, March 28th. More to come on this exciting event!

Past Explore Music! Events:

Explore Music! THAI Temple Visit

Thai Temple

Sunday, October 19, 2014 from 11 a.m. - 1 p.m.

* Experienced music performed by the Thai Temple Band.
* Learned about the Thai culture and historical context of Thai music.
* Tasted Thai food at the Food Fair. 
* Meet members of the St. Louis' Thai community.



Explore Music!  INDIA - May 16, 2014 

Explore Music!  BRAZIL - February 15, 2014