A Best Communities for Music Education recipient

since 2013


Staples High School, Westport CT
The Saturday night performance of the 2018 Candlelight Concert

NOV 16   Western Regional Auditions

9:00AM - 5:00PM  New Fairfield High School

DEC 13   Candlelight Concert

8:00PM  Staples High School

DEC 14   Candlelight Concert

3:00PM & 8:00PM  Staples High School

Annual Candlelight Concert Coming Dec. 13 & 14

The practicing and planning for the 79th Candlelight Concert is under way!  Three performances will be offered at Staples High School on Dec. 13 at 8pm and Dec. 14 at 3pm & 8pm. More details and information on ticket sales coming soon!

Westport Music Department Receives Best Communities for Music Education Award

For the seventh straight year, the Westport Public School's Music Dept. has been honored with the Best Communities for Music Education designation from the NAMM Foundation. Recognized for its outstanding commitment to music education, Westport joins 623 districts across the country in receiving this prestigious award for 2019. The recognition is awarded to districts that demonstrate outstanding achievement in efforts to provide music access and education to all students.


The Westport Music Department’s Vision is to develop our students’ artistic literacy and global awareness by growing their ability to create, perform and respond to diverse music at the highest level in a safe and nurturing environment.


in our Candlelight

& Westport Pops Concert


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