Rasputin Music 2401 Telegraph Ave, Berkeley, CA94704 Rasputin Music is located on Telegraph Ave in Berkeley. At Rasputin Music they buy and sell CD's, DVD's, and records.…More They have a large selection of all kinds of different music from punk, rock, metal, country, hip-hop and more. If you're into it, Rasputin Music probably has it.
The Broadside Group 1005 Parker St, Berkeley, CA94710 The Broadside Group is a music management firm offering services such as marketing and music venture procurement. Its…More clients have included Fantasy Records McClary Music and The Best Friends.
Second Sight Music 2599 8th St, Berkeley, CA94710 Michael Smolens, teacher, composer and player of just about any instrument you can imagine, is the musical whiz…More behind Second Sight Music. He composes music, accompanies other performers, collaborates on work and offers instruction in piano, vocals, musical education and composition. He is also available to perform at private events. If you are a musician hoping to improve your art, Second Sight Music can help.
Blue Note Music 2556 Telegraph Ave, Berkeley, CA94704 Blue Note Music is located on Telegraph Avenue in Berkeley. At Blue Note Music, there is a huge selection of electric as…More well as acoustic guitars. Blue Note Music also offers amplifiers and just about every other accessory you might need for your guitar, whether you're a pro or just starting out.
Concord Music Group 2600 10th St, Berkeley, CA94710 Concord Music Group's labels include Stax and Fantasy Records. It is one of the largest independent music companies…More in the world. The studio represents hundreds of artists and features current musicians and catalogues of classic music.
UC Berkeley New Music and Audio Technologies 1750 Arch St, Berkeley, CA94709 This group in Cal's Department of Music was founded in 1987 to explore the interaction of music and technology. Courses…More offered include Music Perception and Cognition and several courses in computer-music composition. Collaborators include psychologists, physicists, mathematicians and more. Comprised of recording labs, performance spaces, analysis and synthesis facilities, and seminar rooms, CNMAT is headquartered in a homelike space on Arch Street, one block north of campus and across the street from the Pacific School of Religion. The website has a calendar of events.
The Musical Offering 2430 Bancroft Way, Berkeley, CA94704 The Musical Offering is a classical CD shop and a cafe-bistro catering to the musical needs and taste buds of Berkeley.…More This place is as unique as the city it calls home, playing classical music while customers browse for favorite composers. Guests can also enjoy everything from a cup of coffee to a full meal in the store's relaxing atmosphere. All the dishes are named after songs or composers, ideal for amusing the music-loving customers of the community.
The Crowden School is a day school for students in grades four through eight that provides a traditional academic…More education along with a top-notch musical program for piano and strings.
As part of the school, The Crowden Center for Music in the Community offers after school, weekend and summer music lessons to both children and adults. It also hosts performances by its students that are open to the community. Financial aid is available for those who qualify.
East Bay Music Together 2316 Webster St, Berkeley, CA94705 East Bay Music Together provides music lessons for little ones, with programs for babies, toddlers, and children from…More birth through kindergarten age. The family-style classes encourage childrens' natural curiosity and their individual, unique learning styles. Parents take classes with their children, and are focused on having fun and learning in an informal and relaxed setting
Forrests Music 1849 University Ave, Berkeley, CA94703 Since 1947, Forrests Music has been selling woodwind and brass instruments to the Berkeley community. It also repairs…More oboes and bassoons, sells accessories such as mouthpieces, metronomes, tuners and stands, and offers music lessons.
North Berkeley Music Studio 1345 Martin Luther King Jr Way, Berkeley, CA94709 North Berkeley Music Studio offers lessons for violin and viola to people of any age and skill level. Moreover,…More beginning piano and cello lessons are available. The studio is host to string work shops, where adults can focus on acquiring and polishing skills needed to play specific pieces of music, such as Brandenburg Concerto by J.S. Bach.
Ashkenaz Music and Dance Community Center 1317 San Pablo Ave, Berkeley, CA94702 The Ashkenaz Music and Dance Community Center is a nonprofit venue that has won numerous awards. It offers nightly live…More music, as well as dance and movement classes and benefit shows. This is also a family friendly place, with children 12 and under getting in for free. They have a café open during performances that serves soda, beer, wine and vegetarian fare. After 9 pm, there is a parking lot that opens up across the street that is available for customers to use.
One of Berkeley's oldest music stores, Berkeley Musical Instrument Exchange has been selling and repairing new and…More used stringed instruments since 1974. The family owned and operated business specializes in nylon string and lap steel guitars, and offers some wood and guitar repair services. While the store dabbles in some trading and buying of instruments, most of their oldest pieces are sold to Ebay.
Japanese Music Institute of America 2580 Marin Ave, Berkeley, CA94708 The Japanese Music Institute of America began in 1981 with the aim of bringing classical Japanese music to the West, and…More the school continues to pursue that goal today. It offers individual and group lessons for taiko (a large drum), shakuhachi (a wooden flute), and koto (a 13-string instrument) as well as holds performances, including one at the Northern California Cherry Blossom Festival. If you have an interest in lessons, a performance or donating, check the institute's Web site or call the number provided.
Freight & Salvage Coffeehouse 2020 Addison St, Berkeley, CA94704 Yes, that's right, this coffee house and music venue is a nonprofit devoted to the preservation of traditional music.…More It's an all-ages, alcohol-free venue with discounts for youth under 18 and seniors. Founded in 1968, the Freight & Salvage Coffeehouse continues to reflect an appreciation for the values of tolerance and freedom that characterized that time in Berkeley, and it features local artists whose music reflects that aesthetic. It also offers classes and workshops and a summer day camp for kids interested in learning the fiddle.
Julia Morgan Theater 2640 College Ave, Berkeley, CA94704 The Julia Morgan Theater has hosted a wide range of theatrical and musical performances over the years. Its past shows…More have included "The Nutcracker," "Chicago," "The Emperor's New Clothes," "Little Women" and "Once Upon a Mattress." It also has comedians like Will Durst regularly performing at the venue. Furthermore, the Julia Morgan Theater is the home of the Berkeley Ballet Theater, Eastbay Music Together, the Berkeley Playhouse, and The Youth Musical Theater Company.