Lessons and Classes
At The Music Academy for Special Learners, we teach students to play instruments or sing by engaging their love of play, and visual and auditory intelligences. We are passionate about helping children and their families experience the benefits and shared happiness that come with a child’s SUCCESS in music!
Open to the public for ALL individuals of ALL ages and abilities!
Our exciting music curriculum is based upon a variety of approaches including Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) teaching techniques we have named Visual Music Concepts®. This method has been acclaimed by medical professionals and in the special needs support services community, but most importantly it has been proven effective for all students, early beginners, those with learning challenge or on the Autism Spectrum.
We provide Individual Lessons in:
Music classes are flexible, education and recreation focused classes designed for those who seek to learn a variety of instruments and musical skills. Each class is constructed based on the interests of the student to foster their musical abilities. Classes can range from aspects of instrumental lessons and singing to composing electronic music.
We offer Music Classes:
- Individual Classes
- Small Group Classes
- Community Choir Classes
- Group Drumming Classes
- Sign Language Classes
- Ryan’s Stars Band Group
We also offer individual and group art classes!
All individual lessons and classes are $55/session, groups are $35/per participant. Call 631-615-6707 for availability.
We now offer home sessions in the Nesconset/Smithtown Area!
In-home services – $60/lesson, $65/music class, $75/music therapy session
The Music Academy for Special Learners celebrates our students’ musical achievements with Seasonal Music Recitals for family and friends. All our students are invited to participate!
We have advocates for music in schools everywhere, so The Music Academy also assists with New York State School Music Association (NYSSMA) Festival Preparation.
“Our experience at The Music Academy has been extraordinary….”
“Maria LaMon and The Music Academy for Special Learners helped us find the shining light in our son, and we will be forever grateful.” – A. Blanchet, Kings Park NY