Mark Anton Singers’ Studio

Experience one-on-one private singing instruction from professional teachers and entertainers at Mark Anton Singers’ Studios, founded in 1981. This professional studio is geared for singers of all ages and vocal abilities to study and perform the art of singing in an environment that is supportive and nurturing. It is conveniently located in the heart of […]

Southeast Symphony (SESA) Conservatory of Music

It is the mission of the Southeast Symphony Association, Inc. to enhance cultural appreciation and understanding of the value of music as we endeavor to strengthen the fabric of the community by means of free symphonic concerts, and educating and promoting the musical talents of youth. SESA provides low/no cost instrumental music instruction to youngsters. […]

Keeping Music Education Alive in Los Angeles

It’s a statement of fact that the public school music education system in Los Angeles is beset with enormous problems. Simply follow the money trail find the main sites of the breakdown: state and local government, as they pertain to the education system.  But our lingering economic problems, 11% unemployment (still the third-highest in the […]

Southern California Fine Music Center

The Southern California Fine Music Center offers private and group music lessons in the Los Angeles Area. Their Empowerment Youth Orchestra meets everyday Monday – Friday at both Bennett-Kew Elementary and Payne Elementary in Inglewood, CA. This youth orchestra is made possible by partnership between the after-school program leap & Southern California Fine Music Center.   Organization: Southern […]

Billy Mitchell’s Inner City Music Crusade

Jazz pianist Billy Mitchell, founder of the Watts-Willowbrook Boys and Girls Club Conservatory, wasn’t sure at first if a classical music program in South Los Angeles would do any good. The community of Watts faced a host of challenges then, and still does: perennially underserved, claimed by gangs, in transition from African American to Latino, and […]

Harmony Project

About: Harmony Project is an award-winning research-based 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that targets at-risk youth in underserved areas of Los Angeles. We promote positive youth development through on-going year-round music lessons and ensemble participation. The history of Harmony Project spans over a decade of changing lives through music. Harmony Project’s programs are currently offered at four “hubs” in inner-city […]

L.A. Chamber Orchestra Debuts Piano-Playing Celebration

Before sunrise Thursday, April 12, Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra Music Director Jeffrey Kahane came upon an upright piano standing fountain-side in downtown Los Angeles’s California Plaza.  Coated in blue paint and ornamented with circles designed by members of the Braille Institute of Los Angeles, the piano awaited its debut later that same day as one of […]

Music Center

The Music Center is comprised of the Dorothy Chandler Pavilion, Ahmanson Theatre Mark Taper Forum and Walt Disney Concert Hall. Their music education programs and resources include ArtSource, free family friendly concerts called World City, and Music Center on Tour which reachs children and families across the greater Los Angeles community. Number of students served: 100,000+ […]

Youth Orchestra Los Angeles

Coming soon.

Young Musicians Foundation

The Debut Orchestra is the second oldest pre-professional training orchestra in the country, and performs at least four free public concerts each year. YMF employs a comprehensive educational approach that delivers instruments, instructional materials, and professional/pre-professional musicians who serve as tutors and role models; provides students with opportunities to perform; and brings YMF’s Debut Orchestra into their […]