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School of Rock Huntington Beach
18584 Main Street
Huntington Beach, CA 92648
(714) 847-7788

Location Specifics

Across from 5 Points Plaza.

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Hours
  • Monday: 2 PM - 8 PM
  • Tuesday: 2 PM - 8 PM
  • Wednesday: 2 PM - 8 PM
  • Thursday: 2 PM - 8 PM
  • Friday: 1 PM - 6 PM
  • Saturday: Closed
  • Sunday: 10 AM - 5 PM

Music programs at School of Rock Huntington Beach combine one-on-one lessons with group band practices

School of Rock Huntington Beach serves the area of Huntington Beach with quality music lessons taught by real, practicing musicians. Although it teaches everything from piano to bass, vocals and more, guitar and drums are especially popular. Here, students are taught an array of different styles, but pop, R&B, and funk are genres its students are particularly excited about. Huntington Beach is considered Surf City USA, with a history of surf music dating back to the 1960s, but is also famous for bands like No Doubt, The Offspring, and more.

Programs we offer

Rock 101 music program in Huntington Beach for kids and beginners
Rock 101
Ages 8-10

Rock 101 is one of School of Rock Huntington Beach's top programs for kids and beginners. Students have one weekly group rehearsal where they learn to play classic rock songs that have been simplified for beginner musicians. Additionally, Rock 101 students in Huntington Beach have a weekly private music lesson with an instructor who helps them learn the concepts and skills behind their performance songs.

What To Expect
  • 1 WEEKLY PRIVATE LESSON
  • 1 WEEKLY GROUP REHEARSAL

The Path to Take the Stage

Our music programs for kids in Huntington Beach are designed to get students on stage performing, with the goal of building strong musical proficiency. Younger students at School of Rock Huntington Beach who have participated in the Rookies program can move to our Rock 101 music program once they’re ready. Additionally, students (typically ages 8 to 13-years-old) can begin Rock 101 without any prior experience. The goal of this rock program is to quickly develop a basic competence on students’ chosen instruments before moving on to our famous Performance Program.

Performance music program for teens in Huntington Beach
Performance
Ages 11-18

The Performance Program at School of Rock Huntington Beach is our hallmark music program, where tens of thousands of students enroll each year. It consists of a weekly group rehearsal where kids and teens learn by playing rock music's most iconic songs with a band composed of their peers. Students are assigned songs and parts that are tailored to them based on their age, experience and ability to learn new skills and concepts. Students then work through their parts in weekly private music lessons, refining the skills and concepts that those songs introduce. The goal of this curriculum is to prepare kids and teens for live performances. Every few months, School of Rock Huntington Beach Performance Program students take the stage and play at local Huntington Beach music venues in front of a live audience.

What To Expect
  • 1 WEEKLY PRIVATE LESSON
  • 1 WEEKLY GROUP REHEARSAL

The Path to Take the Stage

School of Rock Huntington Beach's music programs for kids and teens are designed to inspire by getting students on stage and performing. All of our other music education programs focus on readying students for our famous Performance Program. This is where students develop incredible musical skills. Performance Program students have often gone through our Rock 101 program first or have some previous basic music experience. These young musicians will have custom development plans outlined by their instructors with key concepts reinforced during private lessons and group rehearsals, all with the goal of performing live at a Huntington Beach music venue.

Remote student playing guitar
Online
All Ages

At School of Rock Huntington Beach, our students can take online, one-on-one music instruction from the comfort of their homes. We call this program School of Rock Remote. This online music program contains weekly one-on-one instruction conducted by our expert School of Rock instructors in a safe virtual lesson room.
 
Students will receive their training using our proprietary education program, The School of Rock Method™, which couples live video lessons with our proprietary Method App™, SongFirst Approach™ and Method Books™. 

What To Expect
  • ONE WEEKLY 1-ON-1 LESSON
  • LESSONS CONDUCTED USING SECURE VIDEO TECHNOLOGY

THE PATH TO TAKE THE STAGE

All of our music programs for kids, teens, and adults are designed to help students gain amazing musical proficiency. School of Rock’s online music lesson program is no exception. Online guitar lessons, online piano lessons, online drum lessons, online singing lessons and online bass guitar lessons are all offered through the School of Rock Remote online program.

Adult music program in Huntington Beach for students over 18
Adult Program
Ages 18+

School of Rock Huntington Beach's Adult Program is for students over 18 years old who are looking to either improve their musical proficiency or pick up an instrument with no prior musical experience. As with most School of Rock music programs, the Adult Program uses a performance-based music education approach. This means the curriculum focuses on learning music concepts and applying them in a live performance setting. Our Adult Music Program includes one weekly private music lesson and a weekly group rehearsal. Every student at School of Rock Huntington Beach is placed in a band of fellow adults and then assigned specific songs as a way of learning key music concepts and skills. Adult students then take the stage to play at a live show in Huntington Beach.

What To Expect
  • 1 WEEKLY PRIVATE LESSON
  • 1 WEEKLY GROUP REHEARSAL

The Path to Take the Stage

All of our music programs are designed to inspire by getting students on stage and performing, with the goal of building strong musical proficiency along the way. The School of Rock Huntington Beach Adult Program is open to all experience levels and each student will follow a customized learning plan developed by their instructor. Adult students will work together during rehearsal to prepare for a live performance at a real rock venue in Huntington Beach.

House Band program for gigging at local venues in Huntington Beach
House Band
Age 17 and Under

The School of Rock Huntington Beach House Band music program gives students under 18 the opportunity to join a gigging band composed of fellow musicians from their school. These students perform additional live shows throughout the year. All students in the Performance Program have the opportunity to audition for a spot in School of Rock Huntington Beach's House Band. Once selected, House Band members become leaders in their School of Rock community and perform live shows at CA rock venues throughout the year.

What To Expect
  • A GIGGING MUSICIAN'S EXPERIENCE
  • FREQUENT LIVE PERFORMANCES IN COMMUNITY

The Path to Take the Stage

Performance is the core of School of Rock's educational approach. Therefore, we create additional opportunities for students to perform on stages throughout Huntington Beach and the rest of CA. The House Band music program allows each school's most talented students the opportunity to join a band and play routinely in front of live audiences. Once a member, students will gain real music experience associated with gigging musicians and will become leaders and mentors inside the School of Rock community.

The AllStars national tour features the best child and teen musicians
AllStars
Age 17 and Under

The School of Rock AllStars Tour takes the very best students from around the world and sends them on a nationwide summer tour across the United States. Less than 1% of School of Rock students are selected each year to represent School of Rock as an AllStar. All Performance Program students are eligible to audition for this prestigious program. The intensive audition process starts off with video submissions followed by live auditions. Once selected, AllStar students will have an authentic touring experience including traveling on a tour bus, doing tour publicity and starring in nightly performances at famous venues and festivals during a two-week tour.

What To Expect
  • A MULTI-CITY, COUNTRY-WIDE MUSIC TOUR EXPERIENCE
  • PERFORMING ON SOME OF THE BIGGEST AND MOST FAMOUS STAGES IN THE WORLD

The Path to Take the Stage

Becoming an AllStar is the highest level of achievement for a School of Rock student. They play on legendary stages large and small, including The Knitting Factory, Red Rocks Amphitheatre, The Rock & Roll Hall of Fame, The Troubadour and Lollapalooza. AllStar students often go on to have accomplished careers in the music industry. Former AllStars have gone on to become touring artists, star in Broadway musicals, get signed to record deals, become finalists on talent competitions like "The Voice" and "American Idol" and have other notable roles in the music industry.

Music Lessons in Huntington Beach

Kid learns to play guitar at School of Rock Huntington Beach

Guitar Lessons for All Skill Levels

Beginner Guitar Lessons for Kids

At School of Rock Huntington Beach, we offer beginner guitar lessons for kids. Our expert guitar instructors guide your child from start to finish with private instruction and weekly group band rehearsals. Every instructor at School of Rock Huntington Beach is an experienced musician, and they emphasize foundational music theory and technique when teaching guitar lessons to kids. Unlike other Huntington Beach guitar lessons and programs, School of Rock is designed to get students performing in a band.

Beginner Guitar Lessons for Adults

It’s never too late to learn to play the guitar. Similar to our kids guitar lessons, School of Rock Huntington Beach's beginner guitar lessons for adults utilizes a performance-based curriculum. Our experienced instructors teach adult students through popular rock songs, and teach students to play guitar in a way that’s challenging and fun. We believe the best way to learn is by doing, which is why we combine weekly private guitar lessons with group band rehearsals. At School of Rock Huntington Beach, we teach beginner guitar lessons for adults in our Adult Program. This program gets students performing onstage at a local Huntington Beach venue.

Key Concepts
  • Technique
  • Solos
  • Chords
  • Theory

Intermediate to Advanced Guitar Lessons

As students gain skills and experience, we move them along to more challenging programs at higher skill levels. Intermediate and advanced students take the skills they learned in beginner guitar lessons, and layer on more difficult techniques and concepts. School of Rock Huntington Beach offers advanced guitar lessons for kids and adults that teach by playing challenging classic rock songs and emphasize playing the guitar in a real music venue. Our Huntington Beach guitar teachers will work with each student to develop a custom learning plan.

Kids learn to drum at School of Rock Huntington Beach

Drum Lessons for All Skill Levels

Beginner Drum Lessons for Kids

School of Rock Huntington Beach is the best option for anyone looking to learn the drums. Our beginner drum lessons get kids behind the drum kit and on their way to taking the stage. That’s why at School of Rock Huntington Beach we combine private drum lessons for beginners with weekly band rehearsals—it prepares students to perform live. With years of experience teaching drums in Huntington Beach, our drum instructors teach beginner drum students core techniques, including how to groove, play rudiments and more.

Beginner Drum Lessons for Adults

Our drum lessons for adults are designed to accommodate all skill levels. At School of Rock Huntington Beach, our beginner drum lessons for adults are built for musicians with little to no experience. We teach adults using the same core performance-based education philosophy as our drum lessons for kids—performing with a band accelerates the learning process. Adult students will perform live at a venue in Huntington Beach. Unlike other Huntington Beach drum lessons for beginners, School of Rock combines private drum lessons with weekly band rehearsals so students are ready to play in front of real, live audiences.

Key Concepts
  • RUDIMENTS
  • TIME SIGNATURES
  • TECHNIQUE
  • GROOVE

Intermediate to Advanced Drum Lessons

More experienced to advanced drum students need a drum lesson curriculum that builds upon foundational skills and continues to grow musical proficiency. That’s why at School of Rock Huntington Beach, our drum lessons are customized for each student and his or her goals. Our Huntington Beach drum instructors integrate more complex techniques and concepts—intermediary grooves, shifts, meters and more—into a student's individual lessons and group band rehearsal, and will also select more difficult songs for his or her live performances.

 

Kid learns to sing at School of Rock Huntington Beach

Singing Lessons for All Skill Levels

Beginner Singing Lessons for Kids

School of Rock Huntington Beach offers beginner singing lessons for kids. Our unique, performance-based approach develops students' musical proficiency by preparing them to perform live. At School of Rock Huntington Beach, our vocal coaches are practicing musicians who integrate key music fundamentals—breathing, posture and more—into a curriculum based on performing with a band. Each week, beginner singing students participate in a private singing lesson and a band rehearsal.

Beginner Singing Lessons for Adults

School of Rock Huntington Beach teaches adults how to sing in our innovative Adult Program. Students develop vocal skills at a challenging pace designed to help you see results with every singing lesson. Adult vocalists learn how to keep tempo, stay on-key and master advanced vocal techniques for a powerful and healthy voice. Our curriculum teaches students how to sing by using popular rock songs that emphasize key concepts. Each week, Adult Program students have a private singing lesson for beginners and group band rehearsal.

Key Concepts
  • TECHNIQUE
  • HARMONY
  • POWER
  • READING

Intermediate to Advanced Singing Lessons

At School of Rock Huntington Beach, our singing lessons for kids and adults are designed to help our students reach a high degree of musical proficiency. Intermediate and advanced singers take skills learned from previous singing lessons and layer on more difficult techniques and concepts. Our advanced singing lessons teach students to sing by performing popular rock songs that illustrate a specific vocal concept or technique. We pair weekly private singing lessons with weekly band rehearsals with the goal of getting musicians to perform live in Huntington Beach.

Kid learns to play bass at School of Rock Huntington Beach

Bass Lessons for All Skill Levels

Beginner Bass Lessons for Kids

School of Rock Huntington Beach offers beginner bass guitar lessons for kids that blend weekly private instruction with weekly band rehearsals. This performance-based approach results in a high level of musical proficiency because it engages and inspires students. Every School of Rock bass instructor is a practicing musician in Huntington Beach and teaches bass lessons for kids that get great results. Beginners learn to play bass guitar by using popular rock songs that illustrate key concepts and techniques.

Beginner Bass Lessons for Adults

Adults looking to learn bass guitar can enroll in School of Rock’s Adult Program. No experience is necessary in our beginner bass guitar lessons for adults. At School of Rock Huntington Beach, our experienced, local bass guitar instructors have the patience and skills to help adult students gain musical proficiency. As with all School of Rock music programs, our bass guitar lessons for adults ciriculum is performance-based, and include both weekly private instruction and weekly band rehearsals.

Key Concepts
  • GROOVE
  • TECHNIQUE
  • THEORY
  • TONE

Intermediate to Advanced Bass Lessons

Our intermediate to advanced bass guitar lessons teach Huntington Beach students the skills they need to become the backbone of a band. Students take skills from previous bass lessons and layer on more difficult techniques and concepts. At School of Rock Huntington Beach, our bass instructors use popular rock songs as a way of teaching students advanced concepts and techniques. We pair weekly private bass lessons with weekly band rehearsals to inspire and engage students throughout the learning process.

Kid learns to play piano at School of Rock Huntington Beach

Keyboard Lessons for All Skill Levels

Beginner Keyboard Lessons for Kids

At School of Rock we teach differently than other music schools in Huntington Beach. Our curriculum is performance-based, meaning that we prepare students to perform. Our piano lessons for beginners combine weekly private instruction with weekly band rehearsals. At School of Rock Huntington Beach, our beginner keyboard lessons for kids take key concepts and music fundamentals—finger placement, scales, key differentiation and more—and teach them through popular rock songs. This approach inspires and engages students, which results in attaining a high level of musical proficiency. Our piano teachers have years of experience teaching music in the Huntington Beach area, and know how to coach and motivate students of any skill level to play the keyboard.

Beginner Keyboard Lessons for Adults

The School of Rock Huntington Beach Adult Program puts beginner keyboard students in a band. Adult Program students in the Huntington Beach area learn to play piano through a combination of weekly private beginner piano lessons and weekly band rehearsals. At School of Rock, our piano lessons give adult students the chance to perform in a band at local Huntington Beach music venues, taking them out of the classroom and onto the stage.

Key Concepts
  • TECHNIQUE
  • TONE
  • THEORY
  • READING

Intermediate to Advanced Keyboard Lessons

At School of Rock Huntington Beach, our keyboard lessons for kids and adults are designed to help students get results. Intermediate and advanced students take skills learned from beginner keyboard lessons and layer on more advanced piano techniques with concepts. Our local keyboard instructors are all practicing musicians in Huntington Beach, and use popular rock songs as a way of teaching complex skills. We pair weekly private piano lessons with weekly band rehearsals to inspire and engage students throughout the learning process.

Our Experienced Music Teachers

All of School of Rock Huntington Beach’s music teachers are experienced musicians devoted to helping students attain musical proficiency. Our instructors guide students one-on-one to personalize learning, inspire confidence and build social skills.

Jeff Nunes
Owner
Jeff "Noonzy" Nunes has been a professional musician for almost 35 years, and has been playing guitar since he was six. Starting his professional career at the age of 14 as a solo guitarist in numerous venues around the Bay Area, and continuing through his college years, Jeff went on to become a co-founding member and frontman for the Bay Area rock band Interstate. In 2005, having met Larry Boodman backstage at a show in San Francisco a year earlier, he was asked to join and become the lead guitarist for the L.A.-based, award-winning, indie-rock band Fourwayfree. In his career as a professional musician Jeff has served as a teacher, producer, touring pro and for a brief time a music store owner. Jeff holds degrees from the University of California Davis and Arizona State University College of Law. When he's not spending time with his lovely wife Sarah and their kids Jacob and Emma, he's either playing guitar, playing in an acoustic duo with his son Jake or practicing law. Jeff is extremely excited to be using his background in music education and business, as well as his experience as a businessman and attorney to bring School of Rock to Huntington Beach.
Larry Boodman
Owner, General Manager
Larry "Boody" Boodman has been a professional musician (drummer) for the past 17 years and has been playing since he was 11. As the co-founder and drummer for the L.A.-based award-winning indie-rock group Fourwayfree (where he and co-owner Jeff Nunes first met) between 2001 to the present and an OCSA Alumni (Musical Theatre), Larry has developed a strong background and passion for stage, theatre, performance and of course music! As a graduate from CSU, Fullerton's film/TV program, Larry also spent a number of years in the film industry working as a location scout/manager and camera assistant. As a hobby (and a way to support his artistic and creative endeavors), Larry has tinkered in the real estate and hospitality industries. He is thrilled to be combining his professional experience and passions to launch School of Rock Huntington Beach. Larry and his wife, Sandra, have two boys, who will soon be students at School of Rock!
Owner Joey Ancona
Joey Ancona
Owner
Joey Ancona is a passionate, working musician with over 25 years of experience in live performances, touring, sound design, and recording. Joining his first band in high school led to the craft of creating music and playing live that continues to this day. Currently frontman for two working acts, Joey enjoys rocking out weekly all over Orange County.

A professional theatre arts teacher for over 20 years—most notably at the Orange County School of the Arts as Director of the Production and Design Department—produced the opportunity to work with such professionals as Francis Ford Coppola, Cathy Rigby, and Broadway stars Susan Egan, Lindsay Mendez, Krysta Rodriguez, and Matthew Morrison. Joey currently serves as an enthusiastic, resourceful, motivating teacher and leader with expertise in nurturing the development of an artist congruent with challenging the student and staff to excel, thrive, and succeed. He has also been the proprietor, manager, and head of operations for Graziano's and Sal and Sons Italian restaurants for over five years.
Bass Guitar Teacher, Music Director Joey Vargas
Joey Vargas
Bass Guitar Teacher, Music Director
Joey Vargas is the primary bass teacher at School of Rock Huntington Beach. Born and raised in Westminster, CA, Joey found punk rock at an early age and picked up a bass to emulate his new heroes, MXPX and The Ramones. After years of playing throughout Orange County in many punk bands and leading worship for youth groups and college groups, Joey was called back by the old Motown vibe through Pino Palladino, Michael League, Sharay Reed, and the funk of James Jamerson and Bootsy Collins. Joey now plays in various funk, R&B, and soul cover bands throughout Orange County and teaches all these styles to bass students at School of Rock Huntington Beach.
Guitar Teacher, Bass Guitar Teacher, Drum Teacher, Vocal Teacher Zachary Dickson
Zachary Dickson
Guitar Teacher, Bass Guitar Teacher, Drum Teacher, Vocal Teacher
Zachary Dickson is a guitar, bass, drum, and vocal instructor at School of Rock Huntington Beach. He is also a show director for varsity, junior, and Rock 101 groups.

Zachary comes from a punk rock and '90s hip-hop upbringing and has played in bands since 2017. He brings a wide variety of genres and styles to his work such as jazz, funk, metal, indie, and country music. Zachary is a performance group show director and teaches one-on-one lessons with students from ages 6 to 60.
Pat Leon
Drum Teacher
Pat Leon is a drum teacher at School of Rock Huntington Beach. Starting the drums at age five and playing in bands by age 10, Pat studied his craft with such world-renowned drummers as Chuck Wackerman, Chuck Flores and Allen Carter. He has worked, recorded, toured or just shared a stage with such artists as Greg Walker (Santana), Roger Daltrey (The Who), Reggie Boyd Jr. (The Staple Singers, Dolly Parton, Bob Marley), Kentucky Mark Meadows (Meredith Brooks, John Waite, Dweezil Zappa) and producer Scott Mathews (Keith Richards, Mick Jagger, Sammy Hager). Pat is currently a top call show and recording drummer for Disney Worldwide and the drummer for Zeppelin USA: An American Tribute to Led Zeppelin. He shares his artistry and experience with drum students at School of Rock Huntington Beach.
Guitar Teacher, Bass Guitar Teacher John Mroch
John Mroch
Guitar Teacher, Bass Guitar Teacher
John Mroch is a guitar teacher and bass guitar teacher at School of Rock Huntington Beach. Straight out of Huntington Beach, John first felt the call to play music after seeing Green Day in 2005 for their American Idiot Tour. Years spent listening to The Beatles, The Allman Brothers, David Bowie and R.E.M. learning tunes and jamming on chord progressions shaped him into the musician he is today. John plays with his band, The Gospel Swamp, and he’s always happy to share his talents and knowledge with the young musicians at School of Rock Huntington Beach.
Drum Teacher Rob Villanueva
Rob Villanueva
Drum Teacher
Originally a jazz drummer, Rob started playing professionally in high school then performed with the jazz ensembles at El Camino College and UCLA. He continued drumming in the studio and with local rock bands before starting his business career in corporate communications.

His drumming influences include jazz legends Gene Krupa and Buddy Rich, Danny Seraphine (Chicago), Keith Moon (The Who), Carl Palmer (Emerson, Lake & Palmer), and Neil Peart (Rush).
Guitar Teacher, Keyboard Teacher McKenna Jarrell
McKenna Jarrell
Guitar Teacher, Keyboard Teacher
McKenna Jarrell is a guitar and keys instructor at the School of Rock Huntington Beach and the Belmont Music Studio in Long Beach. She began playing piano as a young child and picked up the guitar at age 11 with a focus on songwriting. McKenna started performing music at local venues at age 16 and discovered stand up comedy while attending an open mic for musicians and stand up comics at age 19. She continues to perform stand up comedy all over southern California and loves to combine the two worlds in her act.
Guitar Teacher, Bass Guitar Teacher Tim Moreno
Tim Moreno
Guitar Teacher, Bass Guitar Teacher
Tim Moreno is a guitar and bass instructor at the School of Rock in Huntington Beach. After working in special education, with a bachelor of science in child and adolescent development from California State University in Fullerton, Tim focused his attention on bringing his talents to music education. A songwriter and touring musician on guitar, bass, piano, and drums, when teaching he loves getting the chance to teach students how to play their favorite songs as well as more theory-based instruction for those who wish to progress in improvisation or composition.
Drum Teacher Corran Lategra
Corran Lategra
Drum Teacher
Originally from Charlotte, North Carolina, Corran turned his passion for music which started at the age of 11, into a his career as an award winning drummer/percussionist/recording artist and teacher. His versatility in the styles of rock, R&B, funk and Latin led to international performance, touring, and teaching opportunities in Russia and Finland before bringing his 18 years of teaching experience to the School of Rock Huntington Beach. His love for music has carried over to teaching, and the host for a podcast & youtube channel call powerNpounders. He enjoys teaching inspiring drummers in developing their chosen instrument.
Singing Teacher Jillian Navarro
Jillian Navarro
Vocal Teacher
Jillian Navarro is a singing teacher at School of Rock Huntington Beach, as well as a School of Rock Huntington Beach alumnus, participating as one of the inaugural students in both the House Band and the Performance Group. She has over a decade of vocal training and experience in the arts ranging from performance to film production and everything in between; she attended high school at the Orange County School of the Arts (OCSA) and has a BFA in film & digital content with a minor in entrepreneurship. She has extensive training in “Speech Level Singing” and has even worked with Seth Riggs, the pioneer of this technique, who himself has trained artists from Stevie Wonder, Madonna, Barbara Streisand, Nina Simone, Ozzy Osborne, Ray Charles and more. Jillian has performed in numerous bands across Orange County and has performed at the Staples Center with Keith Urban.

Jillian strives to help her students advance their musical knowledge, find confidence on stage, develop strong vocal technique, and find their voice (both literally and metaphorically) all while having fun. Jillian’s brings her extensive experience as a vocalist, musician and performer, as well as years of teaching experience with children of all ages and needs to School of Rock Huntington Beach.
Guitar Teacher, Bass Guitar Teacher Brice Snyder
Brice Snyder
Guitar Teacher, Bass Guitar Teacher
Brice Snyder is a guitar and bass instructor at School of Rock Huntington Beach. He attended Orange County School of the Arts (OCSA) for high school, has played in multiple bands since the age of 16, and embarked on several nationwide tours. His relentless drive and work ethic have allowed him to share the stage with the likes of Sepultura, Sacred Reich, Crowbar, Black Flag, Skid Row, and Quiet Riot, just to name a few. When Brice isn’t teaching at School of Rock, he writes, records, and tours with melodic metal titans Art of Shock and '80s veterans Leatherwolf as a bassist.
Singing Teacher Roz Esposito
Roz Esposito
Vocal Teacher
Roz Esposito is a native New Yorker now living in Huntington Beach. She has been teaching voice for over twenty years both on the east and west coasts. Roz majored in voice at The Mannes College of Music in NYC and studied with some of the most influential teachers in pop/rock, including Seth Riggs, known for his work with Whitney Houston, Michael Jackson, and Barbara Streisand among others.

Roz is an award-winning songwriter, playwright, composer, and lyricist. Her songs have been featured on television and in Off-Broadway productions and her voice has been heard on national TV and radio commercials where she sang with the late great Luther Vandross. Currently, her original musical, Living Over the Rainbow, is optioned by a Tony Award-nominated Broadway producer and is making its way to the Big Apple. Roz loves teaching voice at School of Rock Huntington Beach and is excited to see her students step into their power as performing singers!
Drum Teacher Christian Orozco
Christian Orozco
Drum Teacher
Based in Southern California, Christian Orozco is anything but traditional. Inspired by '90s hip-hop, and growing up to cumbias blasting the family radio, music became a big part of Christian's life.

From high school to college, Christian was in marching band and Latin jazz band, aside from starting a few bands with local musicians. Christian is known to play any style well, applying various rhythms from jazz, hip-hop, and Afro-Cuban to his drumming with authenticity.
Keyboard + Piano Teacher Jose Silva Vega
Jose Silva Vega
Keyboard + Piano Teacher
Born in Mexico and raised in Puerto Rico, Jose absorbed the roots of Latin music and Brazilian rhythms in the music groups he studied with in the Escuela Libre de Musica de Mayagüez.

Jose is currently studying Jazz & Commercial Piano Performance at CSUF, surrounded and learning from many professional musicians such as Grammy Award-winning Bill Cunliffe, Rodolfo Zuniga, Sam Hirsch, Francisco Torres, Giancarlo Anderson, and many more. He is known for his patience and understanding when teaching difficult-to-grasp concepts and always does his best to help his students have fun.
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Reviews

School of Rock is amazing!

The staff and faculty are wonderful. These kids get to play at The House of Blues and other amazing venues. The opportunities at School of Rock surpass the competition.

The coolest place to learn music!

My daughter has been attending since it opened in our area. In the last year she has learned so much and has grown so much as a musician I almost don't recognize her anymore. Kudos to the staff and the owners for all that they do!

School of Rock helps grow and shape kids!

My daughter has been drumming since she was seven. She has had extensive private instruction for 5+ years but what she really needed is what she's getting at School of Rock! She's a productive well-rounded human being thanks to them!

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