A music school in Sandy Springs is holding student recitals on Dec. 9. The performances at the European School of Music, a non-profit educational organization, begin at 5 p.m. and will be open to the people older than 6. Advance registration is required.

The institution, located at 5187 Roswell Road,  also is celebrating its 20th anniversary by offering certificates for free lessons in piano, violin, accordion and voice.

For more information, call 404-255-8382 or email info@euroschoolmusic.org.

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