New School of Music is America’s leading music school featuring music lessons in our education centers, in teachers' studios and students' homes in cities across the USA! NSM has become a symbol of excellence in the music community because of it's dedication to music education, it's successful music schools and it's commitment to giving back to their communities. And now, with the development of Play Music Academy by New School of Music, NSM delivers the highest standards of music education to over 2000 students and their families each week by providing partnership opportunities to business entrepreneurs across the USA.
New School of Music, Inc. was founded in 1997 by music educators Rick Smith and Robert Trocina. New School of Music opened its first school in Tucker, GA. Later in 1997, Mr. Smith and Mr. Trocina founded Greater Atlanta Center for Fine Arts, now the Gwinnett Symphony Orchestra and Chorus, a tax-exempt, 501 (c) (3), non-profit organization. In March of 1999, NSM opened a second location in Buford, Georgia, just 2 miles from the Mall of Georgia. In April of 2002, NSM’s Tucker location was moved to Lilburn to expand into it's new 3800 square foot Lilburn Music Center. In August of 2003, NSM opened its third music center in Dunwoody, Georgia.