Please click here for this year's calendar of events.

CSP Annual Appeal

You can help us to reach our goal of $10,000 for this year's annual appeal.  It is as easy as clicking on the below donate button to allow CSP to continue to offer the programs that our students so appreciate. Your donation insures that all students in need may participate free of charge. 

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You can get rid of your old car or boat, receive a tax donation credit and help CSP by selecting CSP as your charity.  For more information and to register your donation please go to this website:

CSP is Now Registered With Cars For Charity 

Veterans Home of Bristol, RI

CSP Youth Orchestra Earns "Superior" rating at RIMEA Orchestra Festival

The CSP Youth Orchestra, under the direction of Alicia Ruggiero, performed for assessment at the RI Music Educator's orchestra festival on April 1 at North Kingston High school, earning a rating of "Superior" for their performance. Please join us in congratulating these talented students and their director.

CSP Students Selected for RI Music Educators All-State Orchestra

Please join us in congratulating Mikayla Ricks and Lucien Chidester for  being selected to participate in this year's RIMEA All-State Orchestra.  These CSP students will rehearse with other top music students from around the state and present a concert at Veteran's Auditorium on March 17 at 2:30 PM.  Mikayla plays viola in the CSP Adult Advanced String Ensemble and studies privately with CSP instructor Alicia Ruggiero. Lucien plays viola in the CSP Youth Orchestra and studies privately with CSP instructor Peri DeLorenzo.  

CSP Is Featured on RIPR

In his multi-part series, "Striking a New Chord: A 15-Week Journey To Learning An Instrument," RIPR’s Morning Edition host Chuck Hinman follows his progress as a beginning cellist in the Community String Project's Adult Beginning Ensemble.  In this segment Chuck describes the feeling of his first performance at the end of his 15 week journey.  For the complete article and to hear the broadcast click on the image to the left.

Our Strory

Check out this video to hear about how we started and how we are transforming lives through our innovative music program. 

Facebook Discussion Group

Have something to say? A question you would like answered? Or would you like to start a conversation about CSP?  Please join our Facebook Discussion Group.  Click here to join and let's start the conversation.

Click here for video's of Youth and Adult Concerts

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