- Musical Relevance - Learn to play the music YOU love!
- Share Your Milestones - Create professional recordings in your lesson to share with friends & family
- Creative Focus - Explore the creative side of music most traditional institutes fail to explore
- Fun Factor - Enjoy a "New School" music lesson focused on having fun while achieving mastery
- Customized Lesson Plans - Enjoy a custom age appropriate lesson plan that focuses on your interests.
- Results Factor -Our lesson experience is focused on achieving results in an engaging way
- Enthusiastic Coaches - Our coaches are friendly, enthusiastic, highly skilled, & passionate
- The Combo Lesson Option - Enjoy the best of both worlds by taking a multiple instrument lesson.
- No Shoe Box Studios Here - Our studios are large and fully equipped
- Optional Performance Opportunities - We provide optional performance opportunities
"I love this studio because I get to choose my own songs and they're taught effectively." (Robin O.)
"CHMA is awesome! the people are so down to earth and they are very experienced with all types of music. I started taking lessons there over the summer and immediately loved it." (Justyna F.)
"I never thought I would LOVE music lessons this much. Derek, the owner and instructor, has an amazing approach that gives the student immediate gratification and keeps you motivated. He makes you feel like a rock star!" (Suzy J.)
"CHMA gets it, and makes every lesson fun, informative, and motivational. If I had teachers like this when I was a kid, I would have never stopped playing! I recommend CHMA without reservations to my friends and neighbors, for adults and children who want to rock. Or do classical, jazz, Latin, etc." (Pete P.)
"Definitely a 5 out of 5! I have been taking piano lessons at Clarendon Hills Music Academy for almost 2 years and I've loved every lesson. I've gone from having no idea how to play the piano, to be able to play my favorite songs." (Matt B.)
Do you or your child want to know how to play your favorite songs on piano? How cool would it be if you or your child were able to dazzle friends or family with an impromptu performance on the piano? Why wait another minute? Our refreshing approach to piano lessons focus on showing you how to play the songs YOU love on piano while learning the essential technique that drives your ability to show off. If you are committed to practicing, you can learn how to play anything from Taylor Swift to Elton John or from Bruno Mars to Coldplay. We also offer the opportunity to dive into the creative elements of music most traditional studios leave out. Come experience a whole new type of piano lesson.
To try a free piano lesson, simply sign up in the e-gift certificate sign-up form in the top right of this page or call us today at 630-98-MUSIC / 630-986-8742 .
Do you ever listen to the contestants on The Voice or American Idol and think you or your child would love to be able to belt out a song like they do? Our vocal program focuses on showing you how to sing the type of music YOU love while showing you proper vocal technique to ensure you are sing correctly. If you love to sing pop music, jazz, rock, musical theater, or even classical, we have a coach that can help you find your true voice. With commitment, practice, and our coaches strategies, you can massively improve your voice. It is so important in today's hectic world to find a way to express ourselves. Singing can be the creative release you need to break up the stresses of everyday life.
To try a free voice lesson, simply sign up in the e-gift certificate sign-up form in the top right of this page or call us today at 630-98-MUSIC / 630-986-8742 .
Do you ever imagine yourself being able to play your favorite song on guitar or throw down a jam with friends or family? CHMA's guitar lessons focus on showing you how to learn the songs YOU love while simultaneously showing you the necessary theory and skill building exercises that drive your playing ability. If you are committed to practicing, our coaches can show you how to tackle most anything on your iPod. Guitar lessons can be a great way to express yourself or simply blow off some creative steam. Don't put it off any longer! Sign up for a guitar lesson that is all about having fun while achieving mastery.
To try a free guitar lesson, simply sign up in the e-gift certificate sign-up form in the top right of this page or call us today at 630-98-MUSIC / 630-986-8742 .
Are you looking for a drum lesson that will show you how to develop skills while focusing on having fun and playing the music YOU love? CHMA's drum lessons are all about mastery and inspiration. We understand that playing the drums is not simply about playing simple beats. We feel it is more about developing a strong musical foundation that allows you to unleash the amazing drummer within. Our drum coaches will show you how to play the songs you love while opening the door to many other styles of music to ensure that you are a well rounded player. If you are committed to practicing, CHMA can help guide you on the road to being an outstanding drummer. Come experience the difference today.
If you would like to try a FREE drum lesson, simply sign up in the e-gift certificate sign-up form in the top right of this page or call us today at 630-98-MUSIC / 630-986-8742 .
How would you like to hold down the groove and master the bass guitar? CHMA bass lessons focus on showing you the key essentials to becoming an epic bass player in the style of your choice. Learn how to slap, pop, thumb, or just hold down a solid groove. With commitment and practice, you can blow people away with your skills. Why not start holding down the musical fort today!
If you would like to try a FREE bass lesson, simply sign up in the e-gift certificate sign-up form in the top right of this page or call us today at 630-98-MUSIC / 630-986-8742 .
Do you or your child ever dream about creating an album comprised of music from your iPod or original songs? With this 1-on-1 workshop you will meet with a production/song writing coach weekly and create your own album from the ground up. Creating your own mp3s and Cd give you the opportunity to share your gift and talent with friends, family, and the world.
If you would like to try a FREE create your own album workshop session, simply sign up in the e-gift certificate sign-up form in the top right of this page or call us today at 630-98-MUSIC / 630-986-8742 .
Do you have a song stuck in your head but you don’t know how to get it on paper? Get private songwriting coaching and learn the tricks of the trade to writing and recording your own songs! Our coaches will walk you through the process and help you transform a simple idea into an epic song you can call your own. Open for all levels, beginner to advanced.
If you would like to try a FREE song writing lesson, simply sign up in the e-gift certificate sign-up form in the top right of this page or call us today at 630-98-MUSIC / 630-986-8742.
Do you sing or play an instrument and want to share a song with friends, family, or someone you love? We have a service that can help you share a song with that someone special. This makes a perfect musical gift for any occasion.
STEP 1: Select a song and a customized backing track (You can also record without an instrumental backing track if you prefer.)
STEP 2: Come into our recording facility and record your song with our professional recording rig.
STEP 3: We will package your song in a CD with a custom design along with an Mp3 version of your song.
To schedule a Gift of Song session or get more information, Simply email us on our contact page or call 630-98-MUSIC / 630-986-8742