Learn. Listen. Collaborate. Network. Not just a music school.
Songsmith LA is a music hub in northeast Los Angeles, California.
We are a School, a Co-Op, and a Community of musicians: singers, songwriters, pianists, guitarists, composers, lyricists, producers, DJs, and anyone who loves music who might not yet be any of the above. Become a Songsmith: Join Us! »»
We offer music lessons, both private 1-on-1 and small groups, as well as workshops and events, primarily in northeast Los Angeles. Our music teachers are carefully selected by top-rated and award-winning teacher and director, Bobby Apperson. We're not a yellow pages or a referral services; our teachers are active, working musicians, and work directly for our school. They're award-winning, versatile pros. Teachers || Look & Listen || Our Meetups
We have studio locations in Highland Park near Pasadena, Echo Park / Silver Lake, and Glassell Park / Eagle Rock. Each has an acoustic piano and an expert on hand! Pick a Location »»
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At Songsmith LA's music studios you can
- Learn and take private lessons in singing/voice, piano/keyboards, guitar, bass, songwriting/composition, music theory/chords, ear training/listening, and more
- Workshop your music and ideas in private lessons, small groups, or open mics
- Create & collaborate with other artists
- Share, perform, and participate
- Network & contribute; find a producer, writing partner, or just inspiration
- Rehearse & research in our music studio space in Highland Park
- Get & give feedback on your music—anonymously or in groups!
Songsmith LA's Experienced Teachers
Songsmith LA teachers cover all parts of LA County, from Santa Monica to Pasadena, Downtown LA, the Valley, and everywhere between. Some teach from home studios, some work at your home, and all have been carefully selected for experience teaching, performing, and for personality, skill, and location.