Sylmar is a district of Los Angeles, California and is near many music schools offering piano lessons to students of all ages. Most piano lessons are private, but some schools have group music classes for toddlers and preschool-aged children. Piano lessons vary in length, depending on the age and level of the student.
The Little School of Music
The Little School of Music is located 16 miles south of Sylmar in the city of Valencia, California. The Little School believes that music education is vital to a child's' social, academic, artistic and emotional development; they also believe that when a child is exposed to music at an early age they develop better concentration, coordination and verbal skills. The Little School of Music offers private piano lessons for all levels from beginner to advanced, and they also provide music classes for babies, toddlers and children ages two through six, as well as music theory for students six years and up.
California Music Academy
The California Music Academy (music-teachers.info/home), located 17 miles south of Sylmar in the city of Tarzana, offers piano lessons for children at several locations in the Sylmar area as well as in-home instruction. Piano lessons are private and individual, and are available for preschool children through adults. Teachers with the California Music Academy range from university-trained musicians to professional performers. The California Music Academy offers a free introductory lesson for all prospective students.
West Coast Music Academy
Just 17 miles north of Sylmar in the town of Santa Clarita is the West Coast Music Academy (westcoastmusicacademy.com). The WCMA offers private piano lessons for students of all ages; lessons are 30, 45 or 60 minutes long and are private. West Coast Music Academy provides piano instruction in both classical and jazz/contemporary idioms. West Coast Music Academy instructors hold advanced degrees in music and piano performance. There is a 20 dollar registration fee per student and the school offers a 10-dollar discount per month for multiple students from one family.
Monster Music Lessons
Monster Music Lessons (monstermusiclessons.com), located in Northridge, 11 miles south of Sylmar, provides piano lessons from performing professionals built around the musical desires of each child. The Monster Music Lesson staff provides private lessons to students several days a week. Monster Music piano lessons must be paid for in advance and the studio has a 24-hour in-advance cancellation policy. Lessons are 30, 45, 60 or 90 minutes in length (the latter comprises two 45-minute sessions per week).
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