Soundcheck Rock Academy | Columbia, MD | Guitar, Keyboard, Voice, Drum Lessons

Music Lessons and Rock Bands for Children, Teens, and Adults!

Music Lessons and Band Programs for all ages and abilities in Columbia, MD

Voice Lessons

Voice Lessons

Taking lessons at Soundcheck Rock Academy will teach you how to become a strong and healthy singer. Our professional vocal instructors will challenge you to excel beyond what you thought was possible. From warm ups to breathing to cool down.
Guitar and Bass Lessons

Guitar and Bass Lessons

Learn how to play the guitar or bass like Eddie Van Halen, Stevie Ray Vaughn, Flea, or Les Claypool.  Soundcheck Rock Academy provides guitar, bass, and ukulele lessons in Columbia, Ellicott City, and Howard County MD.
Piano & Keyboard Lessons

Piano & Keyboard Lessons

Not your old fashioned piano teachers! Take piano lessons at Soundcheck Rock Academy and find out how playing keyboard can be fun and rewarding at the same time.
Drum & Percussion Lessons

Drum & Percussion Lessons

Learn how to play the drums and percussion like Taylor Hawkins, Neil Pert, or Chad Smith.  Soundcheck Rock Academy drum lessons in Columbia, Ellicott City, and Howard County MD are for students of all ages and abilities.
Saxophone Lessons

Saxophone Lessons

Experience and dedicated instructors that encourage our students to learn new and exciting technique to take your playing ability to the next level.

What Makes Our Columbia, MD Studio and Nationwide Online Music Lessons Different?


Soundcheck Rock Academy located in Columbia MD is a performance based music school located in the heart of Howard County. Taking inspiring music lessons at our central location in Columbia MD allows us to accommodate students from Columbia, Ellicott City and all of Howard County Maryland. Where students take lessons, join a band, rehearse and play shows! We take music lessons and incorporate a team atmosphere and learning style. Students from 6 years old to 60 and older can take lessons in: Guitar, Vocals, Piano, Keyboards, Drums, Bass Guitar, Ukulele, Violin, and  Saxophone. Join a real band, and play real shows and concerts! We have a variety of different experiences for everyone.

Our music approach is for students of all ages! From 6 to adults!

All of our programs are one on one lessons. Our programs can be taught one-on-one in-studio or one-on-one virtually ,  we can even do a hybrid of both in studio and virtually at our Howard County MD location!


The goal of our music school is to create a fun, inviting, and creative atmosphere that can help students create and learn with the help of our whole studio and performance based approach. We want students to learn from each other and our instructors. Learning life skills as they progress towards adulthood and beyond.  We build the love of music and exploration, and with this approach the world of music will open. 

We hire music teachers that have prestigious degrees from some of the top music programs in the country. But we also hire instructors that have played in local and national touring bands. All have been there and done it. For real!


Soundcheck Rock Academy is a community of like minded individuals. We are  a place that is open and welcoming to our students and where they can safely follow their musical journey. Our students can access any part of our school during our regular business hours. Meet other students, work on homework, grab an open room and work on creating their own original music. They can even do their homework with free wifi. 


The staff at Soundcheck Rock Academy in Columbia, MD not only includes active performers, but professional songwriters and session musicians as well. With international artists that have performed as far away as Mexico, Canada, India, Germany, and Europe.

Your Instructors are real professional musicians with real life experience in local and national touring bands. Some also have music and music education degrees. They take their talents and give back to the community. These musicians are here to help you. They are able to take some of the difficulty of learning to play an instrument, play in a band, and are here to guide you to becoming a well rounded musician. They love it. And you inspire them as much as they inspire you.



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We will discuss what your needs are. Then match you with the instructor that’s right for you, based on your age, instrument, and schedule.
Start taking your music lessons! Welcome to the family.