Music School Serving South Elgin, IL

We Teach Piano Voice Guitar Drums Violin Bass Woodwind

Our Mission

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

About Our School

Our Teachers

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.

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Music Lessons

Music Education Center provides lessons to children and adults of all ages. Private instruction is available. Music enriches our lives. Enrich your life: listen, learn, and perform. Your interest is the key. You must take the first step. Let our teachers be your guide.

Music Lessons

Lessons We Offer

Quality music lessons for people of all ages

  • Piano

    Piano

    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.

  • Guitar & Ukulele

    Guitar & Ukulele

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

  • Voice

    Voice

    The vocal instrument is a complex living system and healthy technique is the key to lifelong enjoyment. Study musical theater, pop music, opera, or anything that interests you.

  • Violin & Viola

    Violin & Viola

    Whether you want to learn the classics or contemporary pieces, our instructors will help you master the technique needed to excel at these captivating instruments.

  • Drums & Percussion

    Drums & Percussion

    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.

  • Bass

    Bass

    The low pitch of the bass guitar holds down the groove in almost all styles of music. Learn to play different styles and techniques.

  • Cello

    Cello

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

  • Woodwinds

    Woodwinds

    Develop a beautiful sound on the saxophone, clarinet, oboe or flute. Study the musical style of your choosing with our highly qualified woodwind instructors.

  • Brass

    Brass

    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.

Music Lessons for All Ages & Skill Levels in South Elgin, IL

At Music Education Center (MECA), we offer the best in private lessons, band and orchestra rentals and sales, print music and accessories, musical gifts, scholarship opportunities, and consignment re-sales. With so much to offer, it’s easy to choose MECA for all of your musical needs.

With a focus on education, we strive to provide a studio where anyone, regardless of age or experience, can learn to make music in both a comfortable and affordable environment. Our goal is to provide the highest quality of musical instruction, while simultaneously offering the services and products to support how each student learns best.

We’re excited you’re here and can’t wait to become part of your musical journey!

What Makes Music Education Center Unique

We Teach Students From Your Neighborhood!

Music Education Center is conveniently located and draws students from South Elgin, Elgin, Gilberts, Saint Charles, Hampshire, Aurora and more. We are located on Randall Road, about ten minutes from the Elgin Bypass (US 20).

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Praise for MECA

  • MECA is an amazing family-run local business. If you are in the area and you want to learn how to play an instrument or sing, this is the place to do it! Great personal customer service, and a warm welcoming environment!


    Debbie F.

  • Great and knowledgeable teachers. Friendly staff.


    Peter Kruse

  • I was looking for a Piano tutor for my 9 year old when I came across the Music Education Center (MECA) in South Elgin. It is conveniently located for me, and the website is very informative. When I called, the staff was kind and helpful.


    Xan X.

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