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Upcoming Classes!

Classical Music: A Primer - Feb 1
Guitar Classes - Jan 31
Ukulele Classes - Jan 25 or 31

Piano Classes - Jan 19, 23, 24 or 25 

Reading Music I -  Jan 25
Reading Music II - call MAEC
Music Theory - call MAEC

Audition Preparation: call MAEC
Decrease My Stress: Relaxation through Music! - Jan 22 
Stage Fright: Performance Anxiety - Jan 26
Coping with Grief & Loss - Jan 12

Hear My Voice: Social Fun - Jan 17

Give a Gift to Your Family: Creating Your Life Story in Song - Jan 22

Improving Your Church Choir - Jan 24

Drum Circles - Call MAEC

3M - Music, Movement & Meditation - call MAEC

Celebration Singers- starts Jan 31
New Horizons Beginner Band - starts Jan 23
 New Horizons Bands - starts Jan 23

PCC Symphony Orchestra - starts Jan 9

(Enroll with Pitt Community College's Department of Continuing Education)

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Music Academy Current                                           & New Students:

 REGISTER ONLINE           (New Students)



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 Music Academy families, students, alumni and friends:

Madrigal Dinner: Renaissance Music Fest

Coming this fall: A Madrigal Dinner with Dinner, Desserts, Music, and Entertainment.  A Renaissance celebration as we continue to raise awareness and funds for continued community music programs with the Music ACademy of Eastern Carolina. Call 252-353-6232 or email: We look forward to celebrating with you! 


You can still make it to MAEC!  

10th Street is closed between Evans St and Dickinson.  However, you can still make it through for MAEC!  It looks confusing with road closure and detour signs, but no worries!  See you at MAEC!



MAEC Oval Decals
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Music Academy t-shirts
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     Information on Music Therapy (MT) at MAEC

    General MT Info

    MT Adaptive Lessons

    Pain-Stress Management MT

    MT for Children


    Ways to Support MAEC:

    Yankee Candles: - use group code # 999965827 for the Music Academy

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    For internet searches: use and every search give a penny to MAEC!

    Internet shopping? Try - you will find many retail discount offers and MAEC will benefit as you are shopping! 

    Simply designate Music Academy of Eastern Carolina as your charity of choice.  Everytime you shop or search, MAEC thanks you!  And, please don't hestiate to tell all your friends!



    First Friday Jam Nights at MAEC: March 2!

     Mark your calendars and tell your friends -- plan to attend the First Friday Jam Night, Feb. 2 at 6pm. Bring your instrument and refreshment and plan to have fun!

    Ready to explore music lessons? All ages and levels are welcome!

    Let us help you on your musical journey with a gift certificate for lessons or music therapy services.  At the Music Academy of Eastern Carolina, you will find lessons for Violin, Guitar, French Horn, Flute, Clarinet, Trumpet, Viola, Ukulele, Piano and even Accordian, just to name of a few instruments.  There's much more! Give us a call, 252-353-MAEC (6232) or email:, we are happy to assist you!

    Thank you for 20 years, 1997-2017!

    It all started in July 1997, three families and three faculty, our first month as your community music school teaching lessons and providing music therapy sessions! 

    Thank you to our business patrons: The Hair Gallery, Animal Care Hospitals, Holistic Health Practitioners of Eastern North Carolina, Saltwood Products, Steve Creech, Children Worlds Learning Center, Auburn AV, ECU HGMT 4040 & Dr. Alleah Crawford, The Music House, Full Service Flooring, Firetower Veterinary Services, Greenville Museum of Art, Financial Service & Prestige Auto Body,  Youngs Physical Therapy, Pitt County Arts Council at Emerge, Mario's Boots, Emerald City Flowers, Greenville Pitt County Convention and Visitors Bureau, Piggly Wiggly, Morgan Printers, Down South Accounting & Tax, Valerie Dixon, Heather Stepp, realtor, AirMania, Bayer Photography, Chef James Enos-Edu, Greenville TV & Appliance, Betsy Lehman, Lisa Jordan, artist, S. Rudolph Alexander Concert Series, Gawlik Violins, Robinson Jewelers, Starlight Cafe, Sam's Club, Maleku Jewelry Designs, Painted Peacock, Barbara Lamothe scarves, Uptown Greenville, Academy Sports & Outdoors, and Walmart.  Please help us thank them when your patronize their businesses.


    Lessons, Classes, Ensembles & More for Children, Teens & Adults

    It's never too late! We have many adult students and we understand your life schedule. At the Music Academy, you will find music professionals eager to help you learn and enjoy making music. Always wanted to learn to play? Let us know, we'd love to help you. Come, learn to play and live your dream.

    All ages and levels are welcome! Let us help you in your music journey. Our teachers are music professionals, teaching in their speciality and performance areas.  They take great pride helping seeing others learn! Lessons are customized for your learning needs. You can begin anytime throughout the year - no need to wait. Want to let us know you are interested? Click on New Student in the left column and complete the Registration Form. We'll be happy to contact you for scheduling. Completing this form does not obligate you, but allows us to know your needs.

    Click "Register Online" in the left column of this page and complete the form at anytime!  Indicate your music interests in the boxes for enrollment or comments.  Upon receipt of the form, our staff will contact you and assist you in starting your musical journey with the Music Academy of Eastern Carolina.

    All abilities are welcome!  Adaptive lessons for students with special needs are available as well.



    Private Lessons (Beginners and Experienced; children, youth and adults) - Piano, Voice, Violin, Cello, Flute, Clarinet, Ukelele, Percussion, Trumpet, Trombone, French Horn, Saxophone, Oboe, Bassoon, Guitar, Accordian, Composition, Audition Preparation, Music Theory, Songwriting, Music Therapy, Recording and more!  We gladly adapt lessons for students with speical learning needs.

     Adult Classes (Health and Wellness and Music) partnering with                                        Pitt Community College Department of Continuing Education

         Group Piano, Group Guitar, Reading Music, Drum Circle

                 New Horizons Bands, STAGE FRIGHT: Performance Anxiety,

                                    Coping with Grief and Loss; Hear My Voice

                                                Decrease My Stress: Relaxation through Music!



    The Music Academy of Eastern Carolina's mission is to open the door to your personal creative journey, inspire people of all ages and abilities, and nurture a lifelong love of music and the arts.


             Provides a fun place,

                Creates shared experiences,

                    Offers intergenerational activities,

                        Ensures longevity of arts programs in our community!


    Located in Uptown Greenville!

    Music Academy of Eastern Carolina is proud to be this area's only nonprofit community music school, providing opportunities for individuals of all abilities to learn about, make, and enjoy music since 1997.  

    We are privileged to be a part of Uptown Greenville on Evans Street, across the street from The Greenville Museum of Art.  Feel free to stop in and say Hi!


    Please support the Music Academy of Eastern Carolina and ask your friends to join in supporting!

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