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Island Music            1253 Asbury Ave. Ocean City, NJ                (609) 525 4223

Island Music offers Lessons- Performance Ensembles-Music Courses- and sells quality musical instruments

At Island Music, We embrace the family oriented atmosphere of Ocean City. Our mission is to work closely with the community and to further enrich the students of the local and neighboring school districts with music and the arts. We provide lessons to students of all ages and skill levels ranging from beginner to advanced. Our lessons are taught exclusively by professional educators and performers in south jersey. We offer Piano, Guitar, Bass, Ukulele, Drum Set, Voice, Brass, Woodwinds and String lessons. Do you want to sign up for a lesson but still need an instrument? We carry instruments and accessories tailored to meet the needs of all skill levels at affordable prices. Ranging from beginer electric and acoustic guitars, drum practice pads, sticks, woodwind reeds and more. Special orders are available.
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Check out Island Music's expert music faculty in action giving lessons!

                  Rock Doc partners with Island Music to provide Rock Doc Music Courses!

We offer Rock History courses from our full eight week courses to “Rock Doc Mini Courses.”

Coming this June 2022 join our Led Zeppelin “Rock Doc Mini Course” offered live in person class at the store and online.

You can play in our Led Zeppelin Ensemble (also starting in June 2022 – see our ensemble page for details)  If you are a drummer, bass player, guitar player, keyboard player, or singer who loves Led Zeppelin and wants to learn this music and have a lot of fun —  then this is the course and ensemble for you!

 If you just love Led Zeppelin and want a fun and very affordable experience  –then take the course!

By bundling the course and ensemble together – you will know and play Led Zeppelin on the highest of levels!

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Island Music Ensemble Program

Island Music is pleased to announce our Music Ensemble Program.  In this very affordable Island Music Program, not only can you hone your instrumental and vocal skills, but you can also develop your performance skills as well!  Throughout the calendar year, we will offer a number of exciting and diverse music ensembles directed by Island Music’s outstanding music faculty.

Students gain valuable musical experience as each Ensemble will rehearse for a total of six weeks and then will perform a full concert at an Ocean City venue.  Students will receive both the audio and written music for the styles and artists/bands that the ensemble covers.

 

     

                          Here is just a sample of our Ensemble offerings for 2022:

             

                                                                    Youth Ensemble

                                                  (Val add description) Start Date: TBA

             

         

                                                       Brazilian Percussion Ensemble

     This Ensemble focuses on the music of Brazilian styles such as samba, baiao, partido alto, and more. Students will learn how to play and solo on a vast array of Brazilian instruments such as; surdo, tamborim, repique, caixa, pandeiro, ago-go bells and much more.  Join us as we march through the streets of Ocean City performing these exciting music styles! 

                     (No prior percussion experience is necessary) Start date

                                                              Youth Percussion ensemble     

                                           

 

                                                                      Ukulele Ensemble

                                                  (Val add description) Start Date: TBA

 

 

                                         Led Zeppelin Ensemble (bundled Led Zeppelin Course)

     In this ensemble, Island music students will learn to play the music of the legendary rock band Led Zeppelin! Not only that, but this ensemble also includes the “Rock Doc mini course” titled “Led Zeppelin”!  For the 1st four weeks, students study the musical history and style of Led Zeppelin (complete with both in person lectures and online materials) and then rehearse the music.  In the final two weeks, students rehearse and then give a hard rocking Led Zeppelin performance! Instrumentation will include: guitar, bass, drumset, keyboards, and vocals. There is nothing around like this combined class and ensemble experience!

                                                                            Start Date: TBA

       

 

                                                              Drum Circle Jam Sessions

     Like to play hand-percussion? This Ensemble is an open jam with one of our hand drum faculty members. You can sign up for a full six weeks or register for just one session at a time.  Let’s sya you are in Ocean City for only a week or two.  This is a perfect way to learn a few new instruments, gain some valuable ensemble experience and have some FUN!

                                                    (No prior percussion experience is necessary                              

                                                                               Start Date: TBA

 

 

                                                            90’s Rock and Pop Ensemble

                                                             (Tyler or Matt add description) 

                                                                          Start Date: TBA   

 

             

                                                   Island Music Ensemble Faculty Members

 

                     Drummer/Percussion Rob Brosh

                                     Rob Brosh playing drums