DJ LESSONS / MUSIC PRODUCTION LESSONS IN PASADENA
(AGES 8 AND UP)
If you have a passion for hip-hop and electronic music or want to learn how to produce and create music, sign up for our DJ/Music Production Program. Whether you’re a working, professional DJ, an experienced producer or just getting started, our instructors can help build up your skill set and give you new tools to use at the booth, in the recording studio or at your computer at home. Students in our DJ / Music Production Program will learn about scratching, sampling, beat matching, how to use DJ mixers/turntables and how to produce and create a track or song from scratch. You’ll also become familiar with industry-standard software like Serato, Ableton, and Logic.
DJ / MUSIC PRODUCTION FOR BEGINNERS
In today’s world, many kids and teenagers develop an interest in audio editing, creating music and beats using apps on their phones and computers. Our DJ / Music Production instructors show our students the exciting world of music production and how to create music from scratch using the best music softwares and apps including Serato, Ableton, Logic and ProTools. Many of our students are also interested in learning how to DJ, create playlists and how to scratch using turntables. After a few months of lessons, our students oftentimes start to DJ their school dances or other family or public events.
INTERMEDIATE AND ADVANCED DJ / MUSIC PRODUCTION
Have you been DJing or producing music and want to improve your skills? Our DJ / Music Production instructors will be able to guide you on your musical journey and show you the skills, tools and tricks you need to get to the next level. Whether it is learning a new software or working on a project of yours, our instructors will help you achieve your goals faster.
PIANO, GUITAR, VOICE, DRUMS, BASS, DJ, MUSIC PRODUCTION, VIOLIN, VIOLA, TROMBONE, SAXOPHONE, TRUMPET, FLUTE, UKULELE, CLARINET
We find and hire the absolute best teachers, each one a talented musician in their own right. They tailor each lesson to the student to make their experience fun, engaging, and positive. With a wide variety of instruments being taught, your family can make PASADENA MUSIC ACADEMY a one stop shop for your entire family’s music lessons. We welcome aspiring musicians of all experience levels and any age, even adults. We offer music lessons in piano, guitar, voice, drums, bass, DJ, music production, ukulele, violin, viola, trombone, saxophone, trumpet, flute and clarinet.
FREE BAND WORKSHOPS
Throughout the year we offer a free band workshop to all our students called “Tomorrow’s Rockstars”. This unique program aims to give students the experience of playing in a band with their fellow aspiring musicians, a crucial element of their musical education. This workshop has been a complete success with both students and their families. Our students have a blast playing songs they love and building friendships with their bandmates. Most importantly, we see their confidence and motivation grow immensely through this special program. Many of our beginner students participate after only a few months of lessons.
LEVEL UP MUSIC ACHIEVEMENT PROGRAM
At Modern Music School Pasadena, we use a system of certificates, wristbands, and stickers to track student growth from level 1 to 10, similar to the belts in a martial arts program. This structured, nationally-recognized approach, is free and optional for all our students. Giving students a fun, tangible way to mark their success does wonders to motivate them to practice their instrument and push their limits.
UNLIMITED MAKE-UP LESSONS
Modern Music School organizes two recitals each year, usually held at the beautiful Boston Court Theatre in Pasadena. Recitals act as a goal for students to work towards as well as a place to showcase their talents for friends and family alike.
BEAUTIFUL FACILITY AND PLENTY OF FREE PARKING
Our state of the art facility includes a comfortable parent’s lounge stocked with free amenities, including Wi-Fi, water, coffee, tea, and magazines. We also have a charging station for your devices, a massage pillow, and coloring books for the little ones. There is plenty of free parking available right in front of our school.
PROFESSIONAL OFFICE STAFF AVAILABLE SEVEN DAYS A WEEK TO SERVE YOU
Our office staff is available for you seven days a week. We make it a priority to always be there for you, to help in any way we can with exceptional customer service.
MONTH TO MONTH LESSONS
No long-term commitments. All students are on a month-to-month basis.
A PROVEN TRACK RECORD OF EXCELLENCE
Trusted by hundreds of families that come to our school each week since 2011, we are committed to offering the best possible music education and customer service. Don’t just take our word for it, visit our Google and Yelp pages to see what our students and their parents say about us.
THE SAFETY OF OUR STUDENTS AND FAMILIES IS OUR TOP PRIORITY
We take multiple steps to ensure the safety of our students and families. Our entire staff and teaching faculty is background checked. All of our teaching rooms have security cameras and video footage is stored for two months. We also have an open door policy, meaning you’re welcome to join your child’s lesson at any time. And all of our rooms have observation windows (with the exception of our drum rooms, due to sound proofing).
Every year we host a free picture day with a professional photographer. This is a service that parents love. Students can bring their instruments to the photo shoot and wear whatever they like. Our adult students are welcome too!