music teacher and the music student learning musical notes at home in Santa Monica, CA

Personalized and engaging music lessons

Music School Serving Santa Monica, CA


Enrich your life: listen, learn, and perform. 

Green Brooms Music Academy provides positive, memorable opportunities for students of all skill levels to explore their interest in music through a rewarding progression of discovery.

Voice 8+ yrs old


The vocal instrument is a complex living system and healthy technique is the key to lifelong enjoyment. Let our instructors guide you on your journey of expression and discovery.

Guitar & Ukulele 5+ yrs old

Guitar & Ukulele

One of the foundational instruments of contemporary music, our guitar and ukulele instructors teach across genres and will equip you to play for yourself or as part of a group.

Piano 5+ yrs old


The piano is both approachable for young beginners and richly complex for advanced players, and is perfect for learning to read music and building a strong musical foundation.

Violin & Viola  5+ yrs old

Violin & Viola 

Whether you want to learn the classics or contemporary pieces, our instructors will help you master the bowing and finger technique needed to excel at this captivating instrument.

Woodwinds 5+ yrs old


Whether you are wanting to augment your band studies or learn for fun, clarinet lessons will help you develop a beautiful sound and a strong musical foundation.

Cello 5+ yrs old


Cello lessons will help you to develop strong fundamentals and play without tension to create a clear and beautiful sound on this soulful instrument.

Drums 7+ yrs old


The drum kit is an energetic instrument that cultivates precise rhythm and strong music fundamentals. Learn to create fun and complex beats while developing healthy technique.

Brass 7+ yrs old


Learn how to play the trumpet, cornet, tuba, trombone and more. Private brass lessons are a great supplement to school music programs. Study your favorite genre with your teacher.

Our Teachers

Let our teachers be your guide.

Our music instructors are skilled artists themselves and experienced teachers. They are committed to your success and growth. Teaching is a conduit for our amazing staff to pass on their passion for music and the arts.

“My daughter has been taking piano and drum lessons here for several years. We have had several instructors and all have been excellent. The staff are extremely friendly and responsive. A great place for music lessons!”

— Maribeth

“My kids have been going to Green Brooms Music Academy for over six years. Instruction and teachers are truly great with kids. Very professional!”

— Michelle

“Great instructors in a motivating atmosphere. The direcror Gyllian is an absolute pleasure. Whether you’re a begginer or an advanced player this is the place to advance your craft. Sign up with confidence!”

— Eddie

“My 9-year old son learned to play the piano here for the last few months and I couldn’t be happier. The teachers are very professional and knowledgeable, and the staffs are very kind. I recommend Green Brooms to anyone around Santa Monica who’s interested in learning music.”

— Jon

“My kids take piano lessons here and they just blew me away at the winter recital. My son is perfecting Beethoven and my daughter is entertaining us with holiday songs! This is such a great place for learning how to play instruments (and to sing). ”

— Gregory

Frequently Asked Questions

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Do you accept beginners?

Yes! At Green Brooms Music Academy, we teach all skill levels, from beginners to advanced musicians. Get in touch to learn how we can help get you started!

Most qualified and diverse teaching faculty

Our instructors are caring, patient, talented, and know how to work with students to create a fun & engaging environment. All of our instructors are experts on their instruments and either hold, or are pursuing, degrees in music and all have had prior experience teaching music.

Where are you located?

Our music School is located in beautiful Downtown Santa Monica, just blocks from the 3rd Street Promenade and The Santa Monica Pier. 1445 6th Street, Ground Floor, Santa Monica, CA 90401.

What styles of music can you teach?

Our teachers come from a wide variety of different musical backgrounds. If you are an intermediate-advanced student that desires to learn a specific style, please let us know. We can direct you to the teacher best suited to your stylistic preferences. All teachers are qualified to teach a well-rounded curriculum of basic music to beginners.

student playing the drums in the drum lessons in Santa Monica, CA

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