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Send a Friend!

We love your friends. When you refer one of your friends to us, we get more people like you! When you send a friend and they enroll for music lessons, you’ll get a $50 Amazon gift card as a thank you! 

Ready for the Recital?

Are you ready for the recital?! I’m excited to announce the official recital dates are May 18th and 19th! You can select a time that works for you at the front desk, and we have a special recital set aside for our adult students (Sunday, May 19th @4:30). We are now […]

The Recital is Coming!

Sign up for the Recital! 323-522-4888 We are excited to announce that our next recital is two days long! Don’t worry — you don’t have to be there for two days. Just select a day and time that works for you.  ALL STUDENTS are encouraged to participate. The recitals will be: […]

Advantages of Different Instruments

PIANO Easy to start on because you press a key and you hear a nearly optimal pitch and timbre. You get instant gratification of tone production. You can play multiple notes at once so it lends itself perfectly to solo playing. You also don’t have to hold the instrument with […]

Sign up for the RECITAL!

Sunday, May 6th It’s almost recital time! Sign up as soon as possible so you get a time that works well for you. This year we have SEVEN one-hour recital times from which to choose: 11:00 am, 12:00pm, 1:00pm, 2:30pm, 3:30pm, 4:30pm, and 5:30pm. Call us at 323-464-1154, email us, […]

Songs and Stories

Join us every Wednesday at 11:00am! Songs and Stories is an opportunity for kids under the age of three to experience live music in a fun, engaging, and interactive group environment. Participants will have the opportunity to sing and dance, play musical games, learn songs, and watch professional musicians up close. […]

Turn minutes into music

At our most recent Second Sunday Student Concert, we had eight performers playing music by the White Stripes, David Bowie and Queen, John Williams, Rogers and Hammerstein, AC/DC, Jimmy Hendrix, the Foo Fighters, and more. The ages of the performers ranged from 8 to 75 and it is thrilling to see performers […]

Welcome new students!

Rhodes School of Music is excited to welcome the following students who had their first lesson with us in October! WELCOME to Rhodes School of Music! Paulo H. W. – flute Virginia S. – guitar Sandeep N. – guitar Nandana N. – voice Benjamin S. – Trumpet Ayla R. – […]

Free lessons for Parents in November!

ATTENTION PARENTS! Please take advantage of our Free Lessons for Parents during the month of November (for parents with enrolled students)! Taking lessons when you are an adult is a fun and rewarding experience. You can choose what you want to work on and our teachers can help you figure out what […]

Thank you for a Beautiful Recital!

On behalf of the teachers and staff, THANK YOU for a beautiful recital! I hope you love your family photos! Thanks to everyone who participated. There were so many heartwarming performances and the bravery it takes to get up in front of that many people is amazing. Participants were part […]

Instrument Rental from Nick Rail

Need an instrument? We have partnered with Nick Rail Music to provide easy instrument rentals to our students. They will drop off the instrument at your house or at Rhodes School of Music before your first lesson. They rent strings, woodwinds, brass, and drums. Contact us at 323-464-1154 or call […]

Next Concert: Sunday 09/09/2017 @ 5pm

Stop by for one of our Second Sundays Student Concerts (held on the Second Sunday of every month)! Kids and parents love these little shows that are right here in our waiting area. Grab your friends and family and come on down! These are open to all students. Let your […]

Come to our Open House!

We hope you can come to our open house on Sunday, May 28th at 5pm! We are excited to show you our new studios while we hang out, eat, drink, and listen to live music performed by our teachers. We are also presenting new work by artist Marie Joxe. Her beautiful […]

Rock Band Summer Camp! July 10-14

Sign up for the songwriting Rock Band Summer Camp! Kids will work with Joe in a fun, five day camp to hone their songwriting, collaboration, and performance skills. This group of players will select a band name (T-shirts included!), make a recording, and hold a performance at the end of the […]

Second Sundays Student Concerts

To give students more performance opportunities we are starting our Second Sundays Concert series. All students who have a polished piece of music ready to perform will be invited by their teachers to play at one of these short concerts. If your student has something that’s ready to go, let your teacher know! […]

Keep your spot for Fall!

Are you taking a trip this Summer? If you want to keep your same time with the same teacher in the Fall, you have a few options. Continue your monthly tuition payments during your absence and you’ll receive up to 4 make-up lessons to be used before you leave and/or after you […]

Make-Up Classes!

Our schedules for some instruments are full. As we continue to grow, rescheduling missed lessons becomes more and more difficult. We are now offering one hour group make-up classes that can be taken in lieu of a private make up. These classes are all offered on the weekends and give students more […]

Piano for Parents: Enroll by Feb 26th

Phil’s Piano for Parents class is the best way to give your students a boost in their practicing. Learn the fundamentals of note reading, counting, and some practice strategies keep students engaged and moving forward. This course is geared toward parents of piano students, but many of the concepts apply […]

Songwriting Band Class! Enroll by Feb. 26

Songwriting Band Class Join the band and write songs with Joe Wong! Joe will work with students on drums, keyboards, guitars, basses, vocals, and other instruments to play music and write songs in a fun group setting. In four one-hour sessions students will hone their musicianship while exploring the people and culture behind […]

THANK YOU for the referrals!

We love meeting more people like you! Remember, we give you $50 for every family you send here who enrolls in weekly lessons.

Yum, yum, yum.

Burger Lounge. Pinches Tacos. Salt & Straw Ice Cream. Pressed Juicery. Larchmont Wine and Cheese. Go Get ’em Tiger Coffee. Pig out or pick up dinner after music lessons or just hang out on our outdoor patio. So many great places that are a 30 second walk away!

Check out our press!

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New Location September 1st!

In a few weeks we will be settled in to our new location at 215 N. Larchmont Blvd! We’re excited for you to see our beautiful space surrounded by great eats, and treats! Our new studio will have seven rooms, larger waiting areas, and an outdoor patio for relaxing outside […]

RSoM Closed Tue. 8/30 and Wed 8/31 for Moving

REMEMBER: We will be closed on Tue. 8/30 and Wed 8/31 for Moving! Please call the school to set up a make-up or let us know if you would prefer a credit. We’ll see you at the new space!

Lessons Begin at our New Location Sept. 1st!

Thursday September 1st is the first day of teaching at our new location at 215 N. Larchmont Blvd. Unit C! We are very excited to have all our studios on one floor with a larger waiting area and an outdoor patio. The entrance is immediately to the left of Burger […]

Opening Party September 11th 5pm-7:30pm!

We would love to have you at our opening party on Sunday, September 11th from 5:00pm – 7:30pm! All past, present, and prospective students and parents are invited! We’ll have food, drink, and performances by RSoM faculty and students!

Three Practice Tips for Parents with Kids in Music Lessons

Here are three tips that you can use today to help your student get the most our of his or her music lessons.   Practice as soon as possible after the lesson. This will help cement the concepts that the teacher exhibited in the lesson and make practicing MUCH easier […]

Guitar Maintenance with Evan

As the seasons change, humidity and temperatures rise and fall and it’s important to make adjustments to your instrument. Getting a regular setup on your guitar can save you hundreds of dollars in repairs later on, and actually makes it easier to practice! Bring in your guitar today for a […]

Upcoming classes at RSoM

Band class, guitar ensemble, piano for parents, and our free ukulele workshop are coming up in the fall! Days and times TBA.

Our Front Desk Duo is now a Trio

To prepare for our move, we are extending our operating hours and are excited to welcome Stephanie to our Front Desk! Sam, Evan, and Stephanie will make sure that every interaction with us is smooth, easy, and pleasant. Please give her a friendly welcome in the next couple of months […]

Fall Scheduling and  Re-Enrollment

Fall Scheduling and Re-Enrollment Those of you who have been away traveling have been missed! We’re excited to see you again and have you back in our weekly routine. If you know your plans for Fall, please call the school ASAP and we’ll give you some scheduling options.Schedules fill very […]

We’re Moving September 1st!

LOS ANGELES, June 18, 2016 — Rhodes School of Music is excited to announce their new location in the heart of Larchmont Village. In the early fall of 2016 they will be moving from their current location at 606 N. Larchmont Blvd. to 215 N. Larchmont Blvd. (above the Burger […]

Sign up for Summer Band Class

Join the band this Summer! Sundays at 4:00 or 5:00 depending on age and level.  Call us for more information! 323-464-1154

Music Lessons all Summer!

Need some Summer activities? Give music lessons a try! We’re open seven days a week! piano • guitar • voice • clarinet • flute • drums • saxophone • band class violin • audio production • cello • bass • mini-music • ukulele

Save $50 when you enroll before May 31st!

Welcome to Rhodes School of Music! Enroll before May 31st and get a free registration ($25) and $25 off your first month! Join us and over 200 families at Rhodes School of Music in Larchmont Village. We offer private lessons on nearly every instrument and want you and your students […]

Free Lessons for Parents

In March, we are giving one free 30 minute lesson to every mom and dad who have currently enrolled students at RSoM. Call or email the school to set it up! You can pick any instrument, and any teacher! We love working with parents and hope you’ll take this opportunity to brush up […]

Recital: February 28th

Get ready for the recital on February 28th! To keep these recitals short and sweet, each recital is limited to 20 students.  All students are strongly encouraged to participate as recitals are a fundamental component of the music education process (being nervous in natural, and our teachers help nervous students […]

Piano for Parents

We’re excited for our first Piano for Parents class instructed by Philip Rankin! This 5 session course will give parents some strategies and basic musical knowledge to support their student’s instrumental studies at home. Piano for parents is an entry-level class for any parent who has kids enrolled in music lessons. […]