916 Huntington Drive, San Marino, 91108
On the eastbound side between Granada Ave and Chelsea Rd.
Lessons available Mon-Thurs & Saturday.
Please call Mission location to speak with staff.
We're not Guitar Center, but we've got some quality instruments of our own to get you started or take you to the next level!
We carry an assortment of guitars, ukuleles, string instruments, woodwind & brass instrument by brand names like Wahsburn, Teton, Jupiter, Bach and more.
Check out our options at our online store or stop by the shop to play one of our instruments!
Who We Are
San Marino Music Center is your destination for your musical needs. When you are in need of music lessons, looking to buy or rent a musical instrument, or looking to purchase music lesson/method books or supplies, we got you covered.
In operation since 2012, we are a family run business here to service the music needs of the community. With two convenient locations in town, you don't need to go far to take your music lesson, rent or buy your next instrument or to stock up on supplies.
Our music teachers are experienced professionals who have earned at least a Bachelor of Music degree. We hire music instructors who have extensive experience teaching their instrument and working with music students of all ages. Our teachers make lessons fun for students while building a foundation of sound fundamentals. If you're in need of private lessons, we have teachers for most of the major instruments. We currently offer:
|Piano lessons||Guitar lessons|
|Voice lessons||Drum lessons|
|Violin/Viola lessons||Cello lessons|
|Brass (trumpet, trombone, tuba, horn and euphonium) lessons||Woodwind (clarinet, flute, saxophone) lessons|
|Online music lessons||Group lessons*|
*Group lessons are currently suspended until the pandemic is over.
Our knowledgeable and friendly staff are ready to assist you with questions you may have about our instruments for sale or rent. We carry brand names like Washburn, Hagstrom , Fender and Teton guitars and ukuleles, Armstrong and Jupiter woodwinds, Bach and Jupiter brass instruments just to name a few.
Our string instruments are handcrafted by area luthier, John Wu, and are guaranteed to sound great and get any student on the path to learning violin, viola or cello. We carry string instruments suitable for beginners and intermediate students who are ready for an instrument that responds to their particular touch and style. Stop by our shop and you will not be dissappointed!
Ran out of picks, reeds or valve oil? Broke a string on a guitar or violin? Not a problem! Stop by to replenish your music supplies or bring your instrument for a quick fix.
SMMC has a repair program for woodwind and brass instruments. We've partnered with an area technician who can fix your instrument regardless the problem. Drop off your instrument and have it back in a week playing as good as new! Call us for details or stop by during store hours.