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Frequently asked questions about the school music program

Order an Instrument
Info on getting an instrument

Student Performance Videos
Our Concert performances on YouTube

Event Calendar
Upconing concerts and events

Home Practice Tips
Larry Newman comments on home practice ideas

What People Are Saying About Us
by parents, teachers, & administrators

All Schools Honor Orchestra at UCLA
Learn more about this special performance opportunity



under the direction of Gregory Alper
Schoenberg Concert Hall at UCLA


The St. Matthew's After School Instrumental Music Program.

Jazz Combo 2014


Our new jazz combo class for fifth and sixth graders begins on Wednesday, January 29. The jazz class meets from 4:05 - 4:50 PM every Wednesday from January 29 through May 21, 2014.

The class is open to any student who plays flute, clarinet, saxophone, trumpet or trombone.

We will learn basic jazz technique and styles while playing essential jazz standards.

Jazz teaching and recording artist, Gregory Alper, will lead the group.


Meet Our Faculty

The area's finest music teachers

Meet the teachers of Children's Music Workshop. Read all about these outstanding educators.
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All Schools Honor Orchestra at UCLA

The best and brightest elementary students from througout Los Angeles

See and hear our 150 piece elementary orchestra perform in UCLA's renowned Schoenberg Concert Hall. Learn more...



Register Online Today

Class size is limited so register today

Class size is limited and priority is given to the earliest applicants. Please complete the online application to reserve a spot.

Once the application has been completed, please print a copy of the application and mail with your check to the address below.

Mail your payment in the amount of $295 payable to Children's Music Workshop to:

Children's Music Workshop
P.O Box 1247
Pacific Palisades, CA 90272

Be sure to include your child's name and school on the check. We will hold your online registration for 72 hours pending the receipt of your check at our P.O. Box address above.


Children's Music Workshop Receives Fifth Emmy Nomination

The 65th Annual Los Angeles Area Emmy Awards were held at the Academy of Television Arts and Sciences in North Hollywood on August 3, 2013. Children's Music Workshop was nominated for the fifth time in the past six years in the Children/Youth category for the annual Honor Orchestra broadcast from UCLA. Click here to learn more...

Music Students Are Honored at Los Angeles City Hall for Musical Excellence

Children’s Music Workshop director, Larry Newman and student members of the All Schools Elementary Honor Orchestra were honored by the Los Angeles City Council at City Hall.

Above, CMW students pose with Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa. Click here for video and to learn more . . .


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