2551 Dixie Highway, Lakeside Park, KY 41017
Phone: (859) 341-8555

Email: toni.sheffer@nkyschoolofmusic.org

© 2017 Northern Kentucky School of Music of Immanuel

Southbank Quartet

The NKYSM Suzuki Strings Program offers violin, viola, and cello lessons for students ages 3 & up. Students receive weekly private lessons and also weekly group classes. Parent involvement is an important aspect of the Suzuki method. Students may enter at any point during the year.


For more information about the Suzuki Program, click HERE.

Private music lessons are available for students of all ages, including adults!


We teach: Piano, voice, strings (violin / viola / cello / double bass), guitar, harp, percussion and drum set, flute, trumpet, and more.


Our teachers are professional musicians with university degrees in their discipline.


Lessons are taught in Lakeside Park, in Boone county, and in Southgate, KY.


For more information about private music lessons, click HERE.

The Northern Kentucky School of Music of Immanuel is home to 5 orchestras.


The Mozart Strings and Beethoven Strings programs are offered on-site at local elementary schools, starting in Grade 3. For more information, click HERE.

Register now! Fall 2017 lesson registration is currently in progress.Click HERE for online registration.

For semester dates, click HERE for more information.

The Northern Kentucky School of Music of Immanuel is home to the Southbank Quartet, referred to as "Musicians at work"! They are dedicated to the community's needs, in particular youth outreach and enrichment. The Southbank Quartet has received over $20,000 towards their mission.

Julia Bartels Concerto Competition
Private music lessons

The Voices of the Commonwealth is an innovative choir for adults who love to sing.


No audition is required for the larger group. Each 10-week term culminates in a public performance and a tour is organized each year.


For more information about the VOC, click HERE.

Upcoming NKYSM event: Faculty Recital

Sunday, November 5, 2017, 2:00 pm

2551 Dixie Highway, Lakeside Park, KY 41017

Northern Kentucky Childrens Ensemble

The Northern Kentucky Children's Ensemble features treble (unchanged) voices, ages Grade 6 & up. Contact us to audition.


The NKCE goes on tour each year and has won numerous awards, including "Overall Best Choral Group" and an invitation to Carnegie Hall.


For more information about the NKCE, click HERE.

Voices of the Commonwealth: Northern Kentucky choir

Accepting students of all ages, preschool through adult, for:
Private Lessons - Choirs - Orchestras - Group Classes - Suzuki

Northern Kentucky Suzuki Program violin, viola, cello

The Northern Kentucky School of Music of Immanuel also presents the biannual

Julia Bartels Concerto Competition for Tri-State instrumentalists.


Registration for the 2018 Competition is now open. For more information, click HERE.


of Immanuel

String students with 3 or more years of playing experience can audition for

        Northern Kentucky Concert Strings: approximately Grades 5-7 (info HERE)

        Northern Kentucky Youth Orchestra: approximately Grades 7-10 (info HERE)

        Northern Kentucky Youth Sinfonia: High school students only (info HERE)


The Northern Kentucky Youth Orchestra and the Northern Kentucky Youth Sinfonia are both award-winning string orchestras who present several concerts each year and also travel on tour. Auditions are held each semester.