We offer IN HOME and STUDIOS lessons in all instruments including piano, voice guitar, violin, drums flute and others to students of all ages, throughout Southern California. Our teachers are highly educated and screened and will design a program to suit your individual needs. We offer 65 recitals and concerts for our students and we prepare them for careers in music. Hundreds of our students have graduated from prestigious Universities with degrees in Music and several of our students have competed in the top 20 of American Idol, including Adam Lambert. In business since 1987.

Highlights, Specialties & Features

  • We offer 65 FREE recitals and concerts to all our students per year

Professional Associations & Certifications

  • Music Teachers Association of California (MTAC)
  • National Association of Singing Teachers (NATS)

Serviced Areas

  • Southern California form The Border to LA, San Diego, Orange County, Riverside, LA,San Bernardino

Payment Options

  • American Express, Debit Cards, MasterCard, Personal Checks, VISA

Contact Details

  Website
  City Encinitas , CA
  Zip Code 92024
  Address 1900 N Coast Hwy 101 A
  Phone Number (800) 227-6222
  Tollfree 800-227-6222

Products & Services

Lessons in all instruments

Lessons start at $99 per month.

We offer IN HOME and STUDIOS lessons in all instruments including piano, voice guitar, violin, drums flute and others to students of all ages, throughout Southern California. Our teachers are highly educated and screened and will design a program to suit your individual needs. We offer 65 recitals and concerts for our students and we prepare them for careers in music. Hundreds of our students have graduated from prestigious Universities with degrees in Music and several of our students have competed in the top 20 of American Idol, including Adam Lambert. In business since 1987.

Customer Testimonials

Been taking lessons with CMS for over a year now. My teacher Cody Randle is fantastic and we've made great progress on my singing in the last 12 months. The school organizes low pressure private recitals to sing in the public. Strongly recommended.


A very dear friend of mine owns it. She is a superb musician with many years of performance and teaching skills behind her. I don't know anyone who works harder to give her students a first-class musical education and to run a first class Music School! I highly recommend California Music Studios to all ages and performance levels. You will be highly satisfied!


So GLAD I found CMS! You guys made it so easy for a busy mom like me to set up private lessons in my home!!! The teacher they recommended is very nice and is great with kids! You guys are AMAZING!


Our first experience was a summer camp that they held. My daughter had a lot of fun. She was in elementary school at the time. Then my daughter took piano lessons through their school. By this time we had moved to the Carmel Valley/Mira Mesa area of San Diego. It was convenient because we didn't have to drive up to the studio; they have teachers all across San Diego. I am also happy because we got a master teacher. He teaches and plays several instruments, even harp. His love for music is obvious. Also, he was very good with my shy daughter, who by that time was in middle school. I recommend him, his name is Doron. I liked the match because he can teach beginning and experienced players. The drive took literally a few minutes. (Saving time and money.) My daughter's love for music grew as well as her technique. The payment was through the studio. (Except the book.) They contacted me by email and phone and were very courteous. It was easy to stay on top of things. It is good for smart or musical kids who want to expand on their knowledge. I am grateful for a great experience.

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