Established in 2009, Queens Music Academy was picked as one of the top music schools in NYC by NY1, Timeout Kids NY and Daily News. QMA is a comprehensive music school that offers complete music program for students who are 3 years and older and who wishes to develop performance skills and an understanding for music theory and literature. We offer a wide variety of programs include: private lessons for all orchestral and band instruments, as well as piano, voice, guitar, and composition; rock bands and string ensembles and group Guitar, piano, violin, and cello classes.
We welcome you to join our musical family and explore the many opportunities available to students enrolled in the program.
Want to see if you or your child will like this or not? Try three introductory trial lessons and then decide! Three Introductory Trial lessons is great for students looking to see if learning an instrument is what they want to do! We offer three trial lessons (30 minutes each) at a discounted rate (13% off from single lesson fee rate).
Instruments: Vocal, Violin, Viola, Cello, Trumpet, Trombone, Bass, Composition, Drums, Guitar, Keyboard, Piano, Recording, Flute, Clarinet, Saxophone and more!
Reach out to us
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Contact us by:
Calling or Texting 646-818-1990 or 845-777-5701
Visiting us during our office hours
Find the package & lessons category that works best for you.
Single Lesson (pay as you come; we can’t guarantee the teacher’s commitment for your desirable day and time but we will try our best each time!)
Take an adventage of the discount packages!
15 % off on full semester purchase (online transfer or check)
13 % off on 10 lessons packages (online transfer or check)
10 % off on 4 lessons packages (Credit Card only with recurring auto pay required)
Purchase the desired package ; You’ll need to purchase the desired package before the first lesson!
Debit/Credit Card - You can pay here by clicking “purchase” tab above or find a link below or visit us during our office hours and we’ll help! You’ll receive an email receipt shortly after the purchase.
Drop Off Check - Visit us during our office hours and we’ll be able to quickly document the amount on our system. If no one is at the Front Desk, you can also drop off the check inside our mailbox located near the entrance.
Mailed Check - You can pay all lesson packages to “60-19 Roosevelt Ave, #228 Woodside NY 11377”
Venmo/Zelle - Send directly to our director with your child’s name on the memo and selected package to “email@example.com” and then email the receipt to firstname.lastname@example.org
The perfect match
All of our team members are highly qualified to teach. We’ll be able to match the student with one of our teachers who best fits your music needs and availability.
Our teacher will contact you ASAP so that you may be able to sort out a schedule that works for you both.
If you don’t hear from our teacher within 24 hours, please contact us!
In order to participate any program, you need to sign this Policy Form.
Click Here to read about our liability and policy form
Group classes can give the best motivation to our students to keep their interest in music. It is essential for the students to learn how to play with others. Not only does it give them confidence, it also teaches them how to rehearse with others and play in a group setting. At QMA, we offer performance opportunities for the local community.
ALL CLASSES NEED AT LEAST 4 ENROLLED STUDENTS TO LAUNCH.
Rock Band Intensive Camp
The summer intensive rock band camp is led by Mr. Steve and Ms.Choi. Any intermediate or advanced level of musicians are welcome! There will be Creative Lego classes in the afternoon at Woodside location. Some campers who wish to participate Woop Dee Doo project, we will bring them to Sunnyside Reform Church ( about 10 blocks away) after the morning class.
Date: 8/26-8/30. Monday-Friday
9:30am-12pm: Small Group Ensemble at QMA Woodside location
Option 1: 1-3pm: Creative Lego class at Woodside location
Option 2: 1-5pm: Rehearsal with Woop Dee Doo at Sunnyside Reform Church ( this is for intermediate or advanced Teen musicians who wish to participate Woop Dee Doo project at Sunnysude Reform Church (free). Must participate Windmuller Park Performance on 8/31.
Morning only Participants 9:30-12pm $40/day ($200 total)
morning + lunch + walk to Sunnyside Reform Church $50/day ($250 total)
Morning + Creative Lego Workshop 9:30-3pm $70/day ($350 total)
Our youth ensemble program led by Mr. Adam and it is intended for anyone who wants to jam with others. Any instrumentalist is welcome but students must be able to sight read. Class includes ensemble playing and improvisation. Bring your own instrument, music stand and any necessary gears.
(Limited amount of violin and guitar are available but it is recommended to bring your own. Drums and piano are provided.)
SUZUKI & SHIRLEY GIVEN METHOD
Our schools teaching philosophy is primarily influenced by Dr. Suzuki Shinichi's mother tongue method, Shirley Given's Adventure in Violinland and "Music For Little Mozart" series for young pianists. We engage young children through the usage of visuals such as illustrated characters and stuffed animals to help make stories for each song. This helps to keep make their young minds more imaginative and exciting for each day's lesson. We believe that if we make the size of a violin smaller, they are able to start playing as young as 3 years old.