It is Never Too Late to Rock! (Ages 30+)

Our Renegades Program is for adult musicians ages 30 years of age and older of all musical abilities from first time beginners to advanced musicians looking to play in a band once again. Salem Oregon's Rock Academy provides the most unique experience for music lovers and music learners! From beginning musicians to advanced shredders, we provide music instruction in guitar, bass, drums, piano, and vocals. Students learn fast and most of all have fun! 



RiverCity Rock Star Academy brings a unique approach to adult music education with our 12-week performance based program that puts students in a real band with expert teachers for a 2-hour weekly band rehearsal (Mondays 7 PM - 9 PM) starting April 8th, a weekly 30-minute private lesson, and performances at local venues (including the preview show, and the end of the season show on June 29th)! Over 30 hours of professional music instruction, experience, and education!

Fast paced and challenging for advanced musicians while welcoming and supportive for the first time adult beginner! 

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For the price that some others charge just for private lessons, we bring a comprehensive musical education experience!  We offer a variety of discounts such as our Family Plan and One Payment Plan. Each of these discounts is 5% each and can be combined. We also offer an easy payment plan that allows four monthly payments over the three month season.

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The Rock School

Salem Oregon's rock school established in 2015 to provide a performance based contemporary music education program to our talented community.

To date, our students have learned hundreds of popular rock songs and performed for thousands of music fans. Our professional music studios, led by the best local and active working musicians, have developed a unique community of fun, support, and encouragement for rock stars of all ages and types. 

The first time I plugged in my guitar and started playing with other people, I was overwhelmed by the feeling of pure joy! Then I was hit with the overwhelming feeling of why haven’t I been playing music in a band my entire life? Music is life and playing with other people is amazing!
— 50 Year Old Eternal Isolated Beginner Guitarist