Our Programs

Music Lessons

Music Lab East Sacramento offers a wide variety of music lesson types and programs.  We also do recitals and jam lab that allows students to experience what it’s like to perform in front of people and play with other students.

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Our Instruments

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Our Team

Our Instructors

Get to know our drum department staff by checking out their instructor profile pages. If you find an instructor you are interested in please sign up for a free trial lesson and see what they are all about in person. If you need help picking an instructor don’t hesitate to contact us and we will gladly help you find the best instructor that fits your needs.


Other benefits to learning how play Music

Learning how to play a musical instrument or singing has very many benefits to anyone no matter what age or music goal they have. Here is a small sample size of some of the benefits that are obtained due learning and playing music.

Self Esteem

Its undeniable that the ability to sit down and play an instrument is a unique skill. Studies have show that music and interacting with other people learning something new around you builds social skills, which boosted confidence and self esteem.


Music education has been proven to change your brain structures and improve the way you think. For example, improvisation leads to more extensive brain activity. It also helps you boost your memory and boosted ability to recognize patterns


Music requires combined engagement from the different areas of the brain. Your ability to think logically, to judge, and to be critical has to be active. As a result, you are enhancing your ability to spontaneously think in a more creative way.



Learning music will help you concentrate even in the middle of distractions. You will also learn the benefits of a consistent practice schedule. You will see that there is so much you can achieve if you are dedicated and take things at a learning pacing.

Things To Look For When Picking A Music School

Instructors This should ABSOLUTELY be your #1 concern when selecting a music school. Is there an instructor at the school you are researching that is truly a specialist of that instrument? It is not uncommon to find a school where one teacher teaches ALL the...

We Don’t Own A Drum Set! Can We Still Take Drum Lessons? ABSOLUTELY!

One of the big questions we get from new music students here are Music Lab – East Sacramento, and especially new drum students is: “Can we still take lessons even if we don’t own the instrument yet?” This blog is going to specifically answer that question for our drum...

Why Private Lessons Are Better Than YouTube, And All Other Video Platforms

“Can’t I just use YouTube to learn how to play any instrument I want?” The short answer: Yes. People can “learn” how to do anything now through the various video platforms the internet offers. There’s no doubt that “experts” from every field imaginable have now come...

Are You Ready For Music Lessons?

There is several questions and considerations potential music students will want to think about as they begin taking the next steps of signing up at Music Lab – East Sacramento. Here are just a few things to think about as you make the decision to begin your musical...

Tips On Making Your Virtual Lessons Great

Most people have had some sort of “virtual meeting” due to COVID-19. The virtual meeting may have been for a business meeting, school classroom, family gathering, and now music lessons. Since March, we have noticed a lot of our students at Music Lab – East Sacramento...


The inevitable question for any beginner guitar student: Should I buy an acoustic or electric guitar? The answer is very personal and highly individualistic but can be simplified with two approaches. First, what have you enjoyed listening to so far? Without knowing...

Acoustic Drums VS. Electronic Drums: Which Option Is Better?

A big question we get at Music Lab – East Sacramento from new drum students who have not purchased a drum set yet is: Should I buy acoustic drums or electric drums? The answer was quite simple ten years ago: Buy acoustic drums because electronic drums are too...

First Music Lesson Ever: Here’s What You Need To Know.

The first lesson in just about anything can sometimes feel daunting. Students usually feel a little nervous, maybe even a little anxiety the first time they walk through the Music Lab – East Sacramento doors. Here is a small list to help alleviate some of...

Changing The Culture Of Practice

“How much should my Son/Daughter practice?” This is the #1 question we get asked at Music Lab – East Sacramento. The traditional response back in the day was: “30 minutes at least 5 days a week. Use a timer.” This ended up being a horrible idea. Parents would set the...

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Location: 2164 Sunset blvd #201, Rocklin, CA 95765

Telephone: 916.773.3786

Email: Rocklin@MusicLab.co

School Hours: M-F: 12pm – 8pm, Sa: 9am – 4pm, Su: Closed

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Music Lab does not and shall not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion (creed), gender, gender expression, age, national origin (ancestry), disability, marital status, sexual orientation, or military status, in any of its activities or operations. These activities include, but are not limited to, hiring and firing of staff, selection of volunteers and vendors, and provision of services. We are committed to providing an inclusive and welcoming environment for all members of our staff, clients, volunteers, subcontractors, vendors, and clients.

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