Enhance your child’s (3+) education by trying a free lesson at Applied Music Studio! They offer instruction in viola, violin, voice, piano, guitar, drums, woodwinds and theory, as well as a Keyboard for Kids program, all taught by degreed professionals.
Instrument instruction, bands, orchestras, choirs, camps and music-appreciation classes. Also see: “Theater Arts” for more vocal instruction and “Calendar” for live performances. For additional resources, see our current issue.
Crystal has over 25 years of experience as a voice instructor working with ages 8-80. She specializes in MDH Breathing Coordination, a functional vocal technique that applies to all styles, bridging the gap between art and science to help students achieve real, measurable results in their singing.
Grace First Presbyterian Church has a full summer of camp offerings for children and youth, including music-oriented camps. Summer Choir Camp is a new camp for singers of all ages, July 17-21; K-5 Choir Camp is 9 a.m. to noon, and grades 6-12 Choir Camp is 1-4 p.m.
Enhance your child’s development and love of music through song, dance, movement games and instruments, all at Gymboree Play & Music.
The summer program provides children (age 5+), teens, adults and professional artists a nurturing environment to explore creativity and performance opportunities
Level specific jazz bands comprised of young musicians ages 9-17. Musicians learn to play (or improve how they play) this great American music through a unique method of music mentoring.
Voice lessons for kids and adults who want to improve their singing ability are offered by Kelly Summer Vocal Studio.
Babies Love Music (4-14 mos), Toddlers Love Music (1-2), Kids Love Music (1-4), Drums for Fun (6-12), Violin (7+), Pop/Rock Singers (8-11), Ukulele (7-12) and Piano, beginning and intermediate (6-14); five to six-week sessions, $59-$72.
Kid’s Love Music (1-4), Kids Love Music Babies (4 mo. – 1), Kid’s Love Music: Toddlers! (1-2), Little Music Makers (2 1/2 – 5), Melody Time (1-2), and tons more!
Music Teachers Association of California and Suzuki Association of the Americas
Celebrating 20 years of family music-making in Long Beach and Huntington Beach! Music Together is the internationally recognized early childhood music and movement program for children from birth through age 5 and the grown-ups who love them.
Find a list of regional youth orchestras at the Community Youth Orchestra of Southern California website.
List of local international youth choirs.