About the Academy

The Monterey Peninsula Academy of Music was established to bring exceptional music education to the Monterey Peninsula and surrounding areas.


The Monterey Peninsula Academy of Music’s First Month of Lessons Guarantee:

After the first month of guitar or bass lessons you will:

  • Know 3 complete songs.
  • Know enough chords to play many popular songs.
  • Learn to read tablature and music notation in the 1st Position.
  • Have a solid understanding of basic rhythms.
  • Learn a simple, systematic technique for the right and left hands.