Wishing you & your family warmth, laughter, & love

this Thanksgiving

Winner of More Awards Than Any Other Music School in the Midlands!

Grand Opening Celebration!

Ribbon Cutting Ceremony | Face Painting

Italian Ice | Fair Food | Balloon Animals

Thank you to the Irmo Chamber of Commerce and everyone who came out to our Ribbon Cutting Ceremony! We celebrated our Grand Opening Week with a Barbecue Luncheon from Palmetto Pig, Italian Ice and Fair Food from Brain Freeze, and Face Painting and Balloon Animals from Balloon King and Queen! We had a FANTASTIC week celebrating with all of you! Be sure to check our Facebook page to see if you won a YEAR of FREE LESSONS or any of the other great raffle prizes!


Best Seller!

BIG NEWS: School director Marty Fort’s new book “The Ultimate Guide to Music Lessons” hit NUMBER ONE on the Amazon New Release Best Seller chart, even topping Alice Cooper’s new book!


Upcoming Dates!

Thanksgiving Break - CLOSED

Tuesday 11/20/18 - Saturday 11/24/18

Winter Recitals

Friday 12/17/18 & Saturday 12/8/18

Lexington Presbyterian Church


Friday 12/14/18, Saturday 12/15/18, Sunday 12/16/18

Columbia College

Winter Break - CLOSED

Saturday 12/22/18 - Tuesday 1/1/19

Hurricane Makeup Dates

Thursday 12/27/18

Friday 12/28/18

Saturday 12/29/18

Sunday 12/30/18


Recital Schedules have been sent out! Do you know your recital time?


Musical Ladder Achievements!

Pictured Left: Guitar Student Cairo earned his Rock Star (One Year) Wristband! He studies with instructor Christian.

Pictured Right: Voice Student Rasaan earned his Song Bird (Six Month) Wristband! He studies with instructor Stephanie.

Pictured Left: Congratulations to Piano Lesson Student Sadie for earning her Musician (Nine Month) Wristband! She studies with instructor Kate.

Pictured Right: Drum Lesson Student Jack earned his Rock Star (One Year) Wristband ! He studies with instructor Durrell.


Welcome to the New Students Who Enrolled in October!

Shelby K.

Stephen B.

Prem D.

James G.

Elyce L.

Carl J.

Kendra B.

Shiyla G-E

Nathan G-E

Britney B.

Kayla C.

Justin Y.

Khailil B.

Leila J.

Lawson S.

Fraya L.

Hunter A.

Leilani T.

Garrett S.

Nina P.

Jane D.

Melissa K.

Benjamin W.

Katie D.

Karina M.

Lucas M.

Josh G.

Linda H-M

Jasmine B.

Ferrel R.

Elsa S.

Preston B.

Abby F.

Jack S.

Lilli B.

Winter S.

Maria S.

Sophia Z.

Lucas M.

Abigail H.

Maggie H.

Angel W.

Isaiah C.

Lexi C.

John M.

Charlie M.

Keyla S.

Maddie W.

Toby G.

Laura C.

Jack N.

Christopher B.

Preston W.

Chase A.

Jonathan H.

Ware A.

Andrew T.

Zaria F.

Emma T.

Dawson J.

Cole W.

Jamari H.

Ethan J.

Joseph P.

June T.

Henry M.

Sidney H.

Alivia S.

Bryce O.

Poppy M.

Thorin M.

Parnika C.

Cara H.

Katy F.

Karl H.

Bella S.

Carliana M.

Bella C.

Charlie J.

Payton W.

James W.

Caden T.

John R.


Is Your Teacher Sold Out?

Many teachers have sold out. If you need a schedule change or would like to be added to a waiting list for a particular teacher, day or time, please contact any of our

office staff team and they can add you to the waiting list.

If you are not a student yet there are still limited lessons spots available. To inquire about openings for November or December please send an e-mail to,,


Austin L. - Thursdays: ONE SPOT LEFT.

Durrell J. - Sundays: ONE SPOT LEFT.

Jason S. - Wednesdays: ONE SPOT LEFT.

Will Ashley - Mondays: ONE SPOT LEFT.


Alec E. - Sundays: TWO SPOTS LEFT.

Garrett G. - Mondays: ONE SPOT LEFT.

Christian S. - Thursdays: TWO SPOTS LEFT.


Max H. - Fridays: ONE SPOT LEFT.

Adam B. - Thursdays: ONE SPOT LEFT. Sundays: TWO SPOTS LEFT.

Mike R. - Mondays: ONE SPOT LEFT. 

Tuesdays: ONE SPOT LEFT.

Evan St. - Wednesdays: ONE SPOT LEFT.


Anna Beth R. - Tuesdays: ONE SPOT LEFT. Wednesdays: SOLD OUT.

Ara-Viktoria M. - Sundays: SOLD OUT.

Becky M. - Mondays: SOLD OUT. 

Wednesday afternoons: ONE SPOT LEFT.

Jennifer P. -


Stephanie V. - Sundays: ONE SPOT LEFT. Tuesdays: TWO SPOTS LEFT.

Chelse L. - Sundays: SOLD OUT.

Desiree R. - Tuesdays and Fridays: SOLD OUT.

Tina M. - Tuesdays: ONE SPOT LEFT.


Questions? Contact us today:

Columbia Arts Academy: 3630 Rosewood Drive, Columbia, SC 29205

    803-787-0931 • •

Lexington School of Music: 226 Barr Road, Lexington, SC 29072

    803-996-0623 • •

Irmo Music Academy: 1061 Lake Murray Boulevard, Irmo, SC 29063

    803-931-3495 • •