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In this area, you'll find articles regarding music education, practice tips, music performances, etc.

Student of the Month

Here, we highlight one of our exceptional young talents. Conner and Nicholas, you are July's Students of the Month!

"A New App For Sight Reading"

Here is a new app that can aid music teachers with instructing students with sight-reading.

"Improving Music Education"

Having basic knowledge of music history is good for cultural enrichment.

"Ethan Hawke Directs Film about Music Educator"

Not all great music teachers are like the character portrayed in the movie "Whiplash".

Free Music Classes in August!

We are very excited to offer this beginner intensive to give students a head start on the school year! Take advantage of these free introductory sessions and reserve your spot TODAY! Click on Classes for more details.

Your First Choice In Music Lessons

Piano Lessons Vocal Lessons
Guitar Lessons Drum Lessons
Violin Lessons Viola Lessons
Cello Lessons Saxophone Lessons
Flute Lessons Clarinet Lessons
Oboe Lessons Trumpet Lessons
Trombone Lessons French Horn Lessons

All at great prices. We also offer group classes for select instruments. Our instructors hold, at minimum, a BA in Music and all have extensive teaching experience to suit your musical aspirations.

Stop by or call today to see if we're the right fit for you!

"SMMC ROCK GIG" at Jones Coffee, Pasadena


San Marino Music Center students who participate in our "Rock Ensemble" class on Saturdays got a chance to strut their stuff in front of a live audience in November. Click on Classes and scroll down to watch highlights from our performance groups and check out some pictures in our Gallery.

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