Music is art for the ears! Our musical classes and programs teach you to sing or play an instrument, whatever your age or skill level. Check out our current options.

Learn basic music terminology, sight reading, breath control, harmonization, stage presence with potential opportunities to solo. Singers can perform in a Spring concert, May 9, at 7pm.
Ages: 6 – 12
Member: $24 per month / Non-Member: $28 per month (fees can be paid in 5 monthly installments)

Director: Deni Harling

The Carrollton Youth Chorus is a community singing ensemble for teens. Participants learn foundational sight singing and ear training and vocal techniques and a variety of music from all genres. Singers can perform in the Remember When Rock Was Young- the Elton John Tribute Show, January 14, at 7pm.
Ages: 13 – 18
Member: $24 per month / Non-Member: $28 per month (fees can be paid in 5 monthly installments)

Director: Ruthie Phillips

Group Guitar
Saturdays, 2 – 3pm
August 28 – December 11, 2021

Learn the fundamentals of guitar like basic chord shapes, scales and guitar maintenance. Participants will also be introduced to the basics of music theory, how to read sheet music, basic piano skills, music history and composition. We encourage musicians to bring their own guitar or contact our offices to rent one for the semester.
Ages: 13+
Fees: Member: $120 per semester/ Non-Member: $140 per semester (fees can be
paid in monthly installments)

Instructor: Ben Gray

The Carroll Symphony Orchestra provides instruction in brass, woodwinds, strings and percussion by professional teachers who actively perform with orchestras throughout the Southeast. Beginners will start with a stringed instrument. Loaner violins can be provided to string students. Please contact Samantha Lester at for a placement meeting. Visit to learn more about instructors.
Dates/Times: Scheduled by the instructor
Ages: 6 –19

30 Minute Lesson
Members: $30/ Non-Members: $40

45 Minute Lesson
Members: $45 / Non-Members: $55

60 Minute Lesson
Members: $60 / Non-Members: $70

For more information call 770-838-1083 or visit us at the center.

The Carrollton Center for the Arts offers private lessons in piano and voice. To set up an appointment with one of our instructors, please contact Tim Chapman at 770-838-1083 or by email at To learn more about our instructors, please visit our website at Private lessons are offered through the week, based on student and instructor availability.

Ciara Hart: Voice
Deni Harling: Voice
Friedemann Stihler: Voice/Piano

Members: $30 per half-hour session / $50 per full-hour session
Non-Members: $40 per half-hour session / $60 per full-hour session

The Carroll County Community Chorus is open to anyone at least 18 years old who loves to sing. The Chorus sings two concerts a year, Christmas and Spring. Singers can join at the beginning of each season through the third rehearsal. Spring rehearsals begin the second Monday in January, then every Monday from 7 – 8:30pm. Conductor Jack Gantt has been with the chorus for six years and we welcome our new accompanist, Leigh Lundy. No auditions are required. Members are required to provide their own performance attire.

Must join by January 24, 2022, to be in the Spring concert, All-American. For more information, visit or call Jack Gantt at 678-313-4366.

Participation Fee: $20
Performance Dates & Times: April 8, 7:30pm & April 9, 4pm