City Music Services


City Music Services was founded in 2001 by two British opera singers Mark Luther and Howard Charles, who have turned their passion and expertise about the therapeutic, relaxing, rejuvenating and confidence-boosting powers of musical performance into a business model which takes music into city firms.

Amongst their extensive client list, CMS counts firms such as Allen and Overy, JP Morgan, KPMG, Freshfields, Vodafone and Commerzbank as some of their major corporate partners.

Due to its ongoing success, CMS now operates its own dedicated Music Centre in Canary Wharf.

CMS has an extensive network of professional tutors, all experienced performers sourced from leading music Conservatoires across the UK.

CMS offers vocal and instrumental tuition: dance programs; speech and presentation skills coaching: the opportunity to form in house choirs and instrumental ensemble, using the raw talent found within any workplace.

CMS Services include the following (at the Music Centre)

  • Vocal & Instrumental Tuition – Individuals and groups
  • Productions 
  • Choirs & Instrumental Ensembles 
  • Speech & Presentation Coaching 
  • Dance Classes
  • Corporate Entertainment 

CMS Corporate Solutions (In House)

CMS has been collaborating with top firms in developing bespoke staff engagement initiative programmes. Such as

In-house Music Programmes encompassing all the services offered at the Music Centre

  • Choirs & Instrumental Ensembles 
  • Workshops (Team building- Leadership Development)
  • Community outreach projects (collaboration with charities and local schools)