Joseph “Bearclaw” Burcaw of New Milford will open Bearclaw’s Academy of Music this month.

A pre-grand opening celebration will be held Feb. 5 from 6 to 8 p.m. at the academy, located at 39 Park Lane Road (Route 202), Unit 4, next to Jo Jo’s Deli, in New Milford.

The academy will offer lessons in orchestra instruments, voice and percussion, and provide music therapy for children on the spectrum.

The business will have its grand opening Feb. 16.

For more information, call 860-210-1717, or visit or like “Bearclaw’s Academy of Music, LLC” on Facebook.