Cadek Music Conservatory provides music instruction and education to all ages—young children through adults and seniors—in the greater Chattanooga region.

What We Do

Since our founding in 1904, Cadek Conservatory of Music has been dedicated to training individuals in the performing arts. We provide in-person and virtual instruction for private lessons and ensemble and group offerings. 

As one of the most dynamic music schools serving students and artists, the Cadek history and legacy continues in Chattanooga and beyond.

What We Do


Upcoming Terms

SUMMER 2021
May 31–July 23

FALL 2021
34-week Full Year Term, August 9–May 6 *New this year!
17-week Full Fall Term, August 9–December 17
9-week Fall A Term, August 9–October 8
8-week Fall B Term, October 18–December 17

Fall terms and full-year registration will open July 1, and classes begin August 9.

*NEW this year, Cadek is offering full-year, 34-week registration for classes August 9 through May 6.
Reserve your lesson time with an instructor for both fall and spring sessions!

Cadek offers in-person lessons at our three locations

205 Island Avenue
Chattanooga, TN 37405
Located in the heart of North Chattanooga, Cadek offers private instruction studios and group classrooms, as well as an outdoor patio overlooking the Tennessee River. Students and instructors have access to multiple recital spaces for audiences of all sizes, including Frierson Theatre and the Evans Theatre in GPS. 
1950 McDade Lane
Chattanooga, TN 37405
Cadek instructors offer in-person private music classes for students and the public at The Bright School in North Chattanooga. Bright provides private classrooms for instructions, as well as outdoor spaces for practice and recitals. 
500 Dodds Avenue
Chattanooga, TN 37404
Cadek instructors offer in-person private and group music classes for students at McCallie School. Located on Missionary Ridge near downtown Chattanooga, students and instructors have access to private rooms for classes, as well as recital spaces.