About Us


Coast Academy of Music isn’t your ordinary music school. Owners Tom and Leah and their team create an environment that is conducive to consistent progression, self-directed learning, and enjoyment of your chosen instrument. All of our team are experts in their field, and provide lessons tailored to the individual. Whether your lesson takes place in our Saratoga studio, or one of our many schools, we are confident you will feel a part of the Coast Academy of Music community.

Currently we offer lessons in the following areas:


Guitar | Piano | Vocals | Drums | Bass Guitar | Ukulele | Songwriting and Production


We hold a high regard to the many positive outcomes of live performance, and regularly will provide you with opportunities to do so. Whatever your musical aspirations are, the Coast Academy of Music team will be able to assist and support you towards these goals. We are always ecstatic to see new faces within lessons, so come and join the best community of musicians on the Central Coast at Coast Academy of Music!

  • My family adore you all and are always amazed at what skills they accomplish in lessons
    — Natalie
  • Thank you so much for teaching me so much more in one lesson then I could've ever taught myself in a lifetime! I look forward to the many lessons ahead!!
    — Jennifer
  • These musicians are amazing!! The atmosphere is so positive, supportive and student-focused!
    — Elizabeth
  • Very appreciative of the encouragement I have received and can't recommend this studio enough! If you're thinking about lessons, this is definitely the place to come!!
    — Amanda
  • After about a year and a half of me sitting in the waiting room while my daughter was having lessons, I was inspired to take up the guitar and enrolled myself. Best thing off my bucket list ever! I'm learning so much and enjoying everything about this instrument.
    — Pamela