Fall Registration 2022

Our Fall Semester will run September 7 - December 24

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For students new to NBS, please email office@nbsmusic.com to schedule your free evaluation with Elena Berman, the director of the school.
Interested in our FALL SEMESTER, Sep 7 – Dec 24? Click here for more information!


The Nelly Berman School of Music

Continuing the Russian tradition of musical excellence
A Community Music School in the Heart of the Main Line


The Nelly Berman School of Music provides a serious, well-rounded musical education in a fun-oriented and nurturing environment that engages the students and their families.

Summer Registration 2022

Summer Registration is now open! Click here to register: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSe3xJKN6Db-pAd3sOTZwa9p15BUaR_D9ue7a6PjOsAJV8urtA/viewform?usp=sf_link

So Much To Learn At Summer Camp!

Our Summer Camp is coming! Here are the student schedules for each week of camp. BOOT CAMP – July 18-22 Monday-Thursday ScheduleFriday, Classes up to 2:00 and Family concert from 2:15-3:45 PM 8:45-9:00 Check-in9:00-10:00- Music Theory/History Dr. Alexander younger group, Classical/Romantic Periods9:00-10:00- Sibelius composition computer notation program with Dr, Jean Francois Proulx – Older Group10:15-11:15 – Switch groups11:15-12:00 -Ice cream…

Learn Composition Software at NBS Summer Camp, July 18-22 or August 1-5

NBS faculty member Jean-Francois Proulx will be teaching an introduction to Sibelius music composition software at our Summer Camps! He will be teaching this course both at our “Boot Camp” from July 18-22 and our “Renaissance and Baroque” camp from August 1-5. Older students will learn about the features of this wonderful program that let’s you write and print any…

COTA 2022 Competition Pictures

We are so proud of all our winners in the 2022 “Celebration of the Arts” student competition. Click here to see pictures from our in-person competition round in February, and purchase tickets for the upcoming winners’ and Gala Concerts this weekend at Neumann University!

Can I Study at the Nelly Berman School of Music?

Find the Right Instrument and Teacher for You

Start your journey into the fascinating world of music! Contact us to schedule a free evaluation with our director, Elena Berman. She will work with you and/or your child, determine your musical aptitude and learning style, and pair you with the best teacher and/or instrument choice!

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“Thank you so much!”

“We are grateful for having you helping us and organizing amazing events like the competitions and Rising Stars concerts our boys and I enjoyed so much, and for the excellent teachers and the school’s music as part of our lives.”

Blanca Guzman, parent

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461 W Lancaster Ave. Haverford, PA 19041

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NBS Classical Music Institute

The NBS Classical Music Institute is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit which supports gifted and hardworking students through financial- and merit-based scholarships. The Institute also organizes high-level concerts, workshops, masterclasses, and classical music events for the greater Philadelphia community. Make a musical difference in a child’s life – donate today!