Becker Music Studio is an instruction center in Fair Oaks that offers piano and guitar lessons for beginner, intermediate, and advanced pupils. The founder, Mr. Bill Becker, has been an active member of the Music Teachers' Association of California since 1982, and his program involves music appreciation, musicianship, and excellence at the keys. The Becker Music Studio gives complimentary introductory piano sessions, and it welcomes children and adults. Mr. Becker's son, Gabe Becker, teaches Suzuki guitar. The school affords learners the opportunity to perform before live audiences.
Fair Oaks, CA(916) 342-1485
Bisho Piano Lessons is a service in Citrus Heights that teaches classical, pop, rock, jazz, blues, and other styles of music. The founder, Ms. Gail Bisho, has years of experience in professionally performing and providing comprehensive instruction, and she teaches composition as well. Ms. Bisho is a member of the American College of Musicians, Music Teachers' Association of California, and Sacramento Blues Society. The students will use practice keyboards, a Heintzman studio piano, and a Baldwin grand piano.
Citrus Heights, CA(916) 729-4238
Dane Andrus is a piano teacher in Sacramento, who welcomes students aged six and above. Mr. Andrus uses the Simply Music® method that enables beginners to play advanced-sounding pieces after only ten lessons. The publisher of Practical Homeschool says of the breakthrough approach, “I have seen a lot of music programs over the years. Some were fun. Some were clever. Some were thorough. Here's one that has it all.”
Sacramento, CA(916) 447-7150
Folsom Piano Academy is a learning facility in Folsom that has been around since 1996. The faculty consists of teachers with advanced degrees in piano performance and pedagogy, and their individualized instruction helps the students reach their full potential as musicians. Folsom Piano Academy accepts children and adults, and the programs range from beginner to advanced. A parent writes, “Thank you for such a wonderful evening where the little pianists could perform on stage [before] their family and friends...”
Folsom, CA(916) 985-9443
Gordon's Music & Sound is a studio in Fairfield that that offers lessons to aspiring performers and music enthusiasts. The students can learn to play the piano, bass guitar, upright bass, ukelele, clarinet, and other instruments. The private weekly session lasts 30 minutes, and it costs $25. Gordon's Music & Sound also sells and rents out instruments, and its technicians provide repair services. The shop is open seven days a week.
Fairfield, CA(707) 422-0313
Kline Music is a store in Sacramento that offers sales, rental, repair, and teaching services. The company has more than 20 highly qualified instructors, who have years of experience in teaching piano, dobro, electric bass, fiddle, folk harp, accordion, lap steel, lower brass, and other instruments. Kline Music has been around since 1963, and it takes pride in honing the craft of serious musicians and sharing the joy of music with hobbyists.
Sacramento, CA(916) 456-8742
McLaughlin Studios is a music education facility in Loomis that offers private lessons in a variety of instruments, such as piano and saxophone. The instructors' mission is “to provide students of all ages with the skills they need to enjoy music and dance for their lifetime”, and the center affords learners the opportunity to perform before live audiences. McLaughlin Studios welcomes children and adults of any skill level, and it also holds dance, theater, and voice classes.
Loomis, CA(916) 652-6377
Music Exchange is a store in Sacramento that sells instruments and offers lessons in piano, organ, and electronic keyboards. The studio accepts students of all playing levels and ages, and it is open from Tuesday to Sunday. Music Exchange has other locations in Dublin, San Francisco, Santa Rosa, and Walnut Creek.
Sacramento, CA(916) 641-5855
Music Stream Center is a learning facility in Davis that offers instruction in piano, guitar, violin, cello, and oboe. The program combines private lessons, musicianship classes, and laboratory sessions for intermediate and advanced learners. Music Stream Center opened in 2003, and it commits to “providing an understanding and love of music” that will last a lifetime. The beginner sessions help the students develop an awareness of musical concepts, as well as an appreciation for different music styles.
Davis, CA(530) 220-2857
Natomas Music Square is a music school in Sacramento that provides private and group lessons for students of any ability level and age. The instructors teach learners to play instruments like piano, guitar, saxophone, and trumpet, and their styles include classical, rock, and pop. Natomas Music Square also offers voice instruction, and it conducts art classes for kids. The school is open from Monday to Saturday, and it accepts transferees from other studios.
Sacramento, CA(916) 419-9511
Natomas School of Music is a facility in Sacramento that trains children and adults in piano, stand-up bass, and other instruments. The center is a nominee in CityVoter's Sacramento A-List for Best Music Instruction, and it also offers voice instruction. A parent writes, “The fact that my kids want to practise music speaks volumes for Natomas School of Music. They have...a great appreciation, not just for their instrument but for the different types of music genres.”
Sacramento, CA(916) 801-3331
New Songs Music Factory is an instruction facility in Elk Grove that offers lessons in voice and piano to students “from five to 500”. The studio has four program options for music explorers, aspiring professional artists, and potential virtuosos, and it also provides instruction in guitar, bass, drums, cello, banjo, and several other instruments. New Songs Music Factory gives a free consultation.
Elk Grove, CA(916) 714-4544
PlayPiano is a studio in Elk Grove that provides lessons using the Simply Music® method. The owner and teacher is a former director of youth music at Hope Center Church, and he is a professional player at social functions and corporate events. A woman in her late forties writes, “It is never too late to learn an instrument! [The teacher] will work with you at a pace that you are comfortable with...” PlayPiano offers a free trial lesson.
Elk Grove, CA(530) 227-4510
Roseville Piano Studio is a learning center in Roseville that offers instruction to children and adults. The facility uses the Simply Music® method, and the styles include classical, blues, and contemporary. A student says of the approach, “Even if you don't consider yourself musically inclined, this program is for you. I also think it could be a...breakthrough for children with a variety of cognitive delays and learning difficulties.” Roseville Piano Studio takes Buckley for its mascot.
Roseville, CA(916) 789-0408
Sacramento Music Academy is a teaching studio in Sacramento that provides piano and flute instruction. The founder has more than 20 years of experience in teaching music, and he takes pride in the success of his students who have gone on to become Ivy League alumni, professional musicians, honor band members, and local youth orchestra principals. The Sacramento Music Academy gives its introductory session for free.
Sacramento, CA(916) 583-8842
Sacramento Piano Conservatory is a music school in Sacramento that offers lessons in music theory, composition, voice, and instrument playing. The instructors teach piano, strings, horns, and woodwinds, and they welcome students of any ability level and age. An expatriate writes, “I moved from Israel to Sacramento...for a job. During that time, I joined [the school], which gave me the most wonderful experience of both meeting new people in a foreign country and learning music at the same time.”
Sacramento, CA(916) 538-3357
Sacramento Preparatory Music Academy is a school in Sacramento with the mission, “To support and advance access to lifelong learning opportunities in music arts education.” The students can learn to play the piano, cello, double bass, and other instruments, and they can also enroll in voice and theater audition preparation classes. Sacramento Preparatory opened in 1976, and learners of all ages and backgrounds can enroll in the lessons and coaching sessions.
Sacramento, CA(916) 382-2770
The Strum Shop is a studio in Roseville that offers music lessons. The studio provides personalized instruction in a variety of instruments, such as piano, harmonica, euphonium, French horn, mandolin, and dulcimer. The Strum Shop also trains students in voice, and it holds group guitar and ukelele classes in a positive and encouraging atmosphere. The store rents out and repairs instruments.
Roseville, CA(916) 787-8786
Young Talents Music School is an instruction facility in Sacramento that offers piano, violin, viola, and flute lessons. A college student says, “Having studied music [at Young Talents Music School] has greatly aided me in my educational pursuits at [the University of California]. Studying music did much more than teach me how to play the piano and sight-read. It has taught me dedication and perseverance...” The students will be able to perform at recitals, competitions, and chamber music workshops.
Sacramento, CA(916) 487-2042