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  • Young boy carrying percussion sticks
  • Children singing
  • Children singing
  • Children singing
  • Humboldt Music Academy Class Session
  • Boy playing cello
  • Boy playing violin
  • Kids playing violin
  • In the String Orchestra
  • Girl carrying a violin
  • Girls playing fiddle
  • Boy playing piano, with instructor
  • Girl and boy playing piano duet


Humboldt Music Academy provides quality music education to students of all ages. We serve our diverse community by offering affordable

Our teaching staff includes HSU Dept. of Music faculty and students, and other qualified community members.

We believe that music-making is a joyful, cherished part of everyday life.

We welcome students of all ability levels in a relaxed environment. Need-based financial aid is available to students every term.

Humboldt Music Academy offers Fall, Winter, and Spring terms. Each 9-week term roughly follows school district calendars. Classes and ensembles meet on the HSU campus on Saturdays. Individual instruction takes place throughout the week at the mutual convenience of faculty and students.

Saturday classes and lessons take place in the Music and Theater Arts buildings and in Siemens Hall on the HSU campus. Parking is free in all campus lots on Saturdays.