Local, background-checked music teachers for your child.

Find the perfect music instructor for your child.

We’ll find an instructor for you for free – and with no obligation to take lessons.
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Most instructors have studios within 5 miles of your home. We also have instructors that will come to your home, if that’s what you prefer.


All instructors have passed extensive background checks. This is an advantage that local studios and individuals rarely offer parents.

Matched to your needs.

California Music Studios matches you with a professional music teacher in your area that best fits the musical interests and goals you have for your child.

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The match is free.

There really is no cost and no obligation to be matched with a local instructor. You only pay for music lessons if you decide to sign have your child take them. No pressure.


Give your child the benefit of a music education.

Learning to play an instrument helps children (and adults) by boosting confidence, improving cognitive skills, enhancing mood, and even helping develop long-term speech sound recognition.

These are all in addition to the obvious benefit of acquiring or mastering a musical skill.

Find the right music teacher for you. Here’s how it works:

Personal service for music students and instructors since 1987.

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    Call us for a quick chat so we know what you are looking for.
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    Speak with a highly-trained placement coordinator who will find your ideal teacher.
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    Your instructor will contact you to schedule your first lesson.

Find the perfect music teacher for you!

Personal service for music students and instructors since 1987.
Call (800) 227-6222 now, or use this form:
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Parents & students love California Music Studios.

Start taking music lessons today!

Riverside, CA

Mariah has been a perfect fit for our daughter. We honestly couldn’t be happier or more satisfied. She is a phenomenal teacher, and we feel extremely blessed beyond words to have her in our lives. I have no doubt that this is one thing our child will continue to excel at, and we have her…

Riverside, CA

I have seen great improvement in our daughter’s confidence and abilities to sing. We are very happy with Mariah and all the hard work, patience, and dedication she has with [our daughter]. Mariah is professional  and passionate about her work and we love how her attitude towards music excites our daughter.

Corona, CA

Our daughter continues to enjoy and learn her music from her teacher. She looks forward to her lesson every week with Mariah and proudly shows me what she has learned after the lessons are over.  Mariah has a way of encouraging her that makes so much difference in her willingness to keep trying things that…


A 97% success rate.

CMS has a 97% or better success rate in matching students with the perfect music teacher to help them succeed.

You get more.

A better way to find a music teacher.
Required background checks
Custom teacher selection
In-person teacher screening
35+ FREE recitals a year
US-based live customer support
In business for 30+ years