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About School of Rock Kingwood

Welcome to School of Rock Kingwood, where students learn to rock their worlds. Perfectly poised in the heart of Kingwood’s bustling music ecosystem, School of Rock Kingwood has the right teachers, instruments, and programs your student needs to jam their way to success.

School of Rock isn’t just about creating killer musicians with a lasting love for all things rock. Because life isn’t a solo act, we’re equally focused on creating awesome bands of friends and musicians. We’re as much about orchestrating a community in Kingwood full of cool experiences as we are about building confidence, extraordinary teamwork, and achieving excellence through our unique teaching method.

Everyone deserves to feel like a rock star. Welcome to a place where students learn to create face-melting music while developing the skills they need to do so much more.

Contact Information

School of Rock Kingwood
1580 Kingwood DriveKingwood, TX 77339
(281) 358-7625

Hours of Operation

Monday - Friday
2:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
SundayClosed

Programs

  • At School of Rock Kingwood, our Performance Program puts our students front-and-center on a real stage for real performances. Students get to show off their killer music skills while learning serious teamwork as they and their bandmates refine their abilities through some of rock and roll’s greatest hits.

    Kingwood students will blow your mind with advanced performances chock-full of hits by famous artists such as Pink Floyd, Led Zeppelin, Van Halen, The Rolling Stones, AC/DC, Frank Zappa, Queen, and many, many more! For our students, real performances breed real skill, and real fun.

    All students in Kingwood’s Performance Program can expect:

    • Weekly private music lessons on guitar, bass, keyboard, drums, and/or vocals
    • Weekly band rehearsal to get students prepared for real shows
    • The experience of performing on stage with their band at real venues
    • Key learning in fundamental areas such as stage performance, harmonies, musicianship, and more
    • Fun, music, and education wrapped into one all-inclusive experience!

  • Our Rock 101 Program at School of Rock Kingwood is focused on making the first steps of a young student’s journey both fun and successful. The days of mundane music instruction are over. At School of Rock Kingwood, we believe that playing music together is the only real path to mastering an instrument and developing a true love for music.

    In Rock 101, we focus our instruction on the one instrument that students have chosen to study. Whether we’re teaching scales, chords, notes, or time signatures, we put concepts in context so students understand how the principles they learn are applied to real music. Using some of the world’s most famous songs and infusing fun into every chord, Rock 101 allows Kingwood students to enhance their skills and move on to our Performance Program.

    School of Rock Kingwood’s Rock 101 students can expect:

    • Weekly private music lessons on guitar, bass, keyboard, drums, and/or vocals
    • Weekly group rehearsals to reinforce basic concepts and skills in a band setting
    • A firm grasp of the fundamentals of technique and music theory
    • An understanding of what it means to play solo and in a group
    • Real knowledge gained through real fun!

  • Our top performers can audition for School of Rock Kingwood’s most prestigious honor: a spot in our AllStars program! School of Rock’s AllStars represent the best of the best from School of Rock’s global network of schools and students. Equipped with incredible musical abilities, killer work ethics and leadership skills, our AllStars have the talent and drive to grow into the next generation of musical greats.

    Every summer, our AllStars embark on an authentic concert tour for a one-of-a-kind experience. Our Kingwood musicians perform with All Star bands in multiple live shows at high-profile venues across the country, including Red Rocks, Lollapalooza, Hangout Music Fest, NAMM, Gathering of the Vibes, and countless others. AllStars also get to share the stage and learn from music legends like Alice Cooper, Eddie Vedder, and Slash, to name a few. The AllStars experience gives aspiring musicians the best glimpse of what a professional music career is like.

    AllStars selected from School of Rock Kingwood can expect:

    • Real-world performances where they can master their skills on guitar, bass, drums, keyboard and/or vocals
    • An authentic tour experience with multiple live shows in various cities
    • Taking the stage with the best of the best from School of Rock’s global community
    • A chance to perform at legendary events and venues, side-by-side with top artists
    • A truly epic rock experience like no other!

  • At School of Rock Kingwood, we know how to bring the world of music, and the fun that comes with it, to adults. We get our students playing and learning at rapid-fire speeds through real performances of their favorite songs, instead of your old traditional music instruction programs with piles of sheet music and hours of rote memorization. At School of Rock Kingwood, the stage can be yours at any age.

    Our adult students learn the fundamentals of music, including scales, chords, notes, progressions, and more, from real-world instruction through some of the most iconic songs and sounds in music history. Whatever your musical taste may be, our instructors know how to create a program just for you. Whether you’re seeking basic proficiency, a standing gig as the resident guitar player at parties, or future rock star status, School of Rock Kingwood works with you to help you reach your goals.

    Students in School of Rock Kingwood’s Adult Program can expect:

    • Fast-paced instruction on the instrument of your choice: guitar, bass, drums, keyboard, and/or vocals
    • Weekly private instruction catered to your goals and level of proficiency
    • All-adult rehearsals to prepare for real performances in local venues
    • A firm grasp of music theory and technique fundamentals, taught through your favorite music genre
    • Fun, instruction, and great progression of practical skills wrapped all into one!

  • School of Rock Kingwood’s Rookies Program is designed for first and second graders to provide a fun introduction to music fundamentals. Among other tools, we use proprietary setups for guitar, bass, drums and keyboard to provide a gateway to understanding music. The skills and passion for music that we teach our students gets them ready for Rock 101 and a lasting appreciation for music.

    Our Kingwood Rookies learn the fundamental concepts of pitch, rhythm, form and dynamics with age-appropriate exercises, tools and games. We encourage our students to explore a variety of instruments and play styles so they can get familiar with all parts of the musical landscape; even the most incredible solo guitar players or drummers need to understand how the rest of the band works together.

    All students in Kingwood’s Rookies Program can expect:

    • Weekly group lessons using guitar, bass, keyboard and drums
    • Exposure to essential fundamentals like music theory, pitch and rhythm
    • A focus on teamwork and collaboration
    • An understanding of what it means to play solo and in a group
    • Fun combined with practical learning!

  • Our preschool-aged Little Wing students at School of Rock Kingwood learn the creativity, confidence, and lasting experience they need to grow into life-long lovers and practitioners of music. Our exclusive approach to music education opens new doors of fun and excitement for children, from teamwork to the joy of rocking out on a favorite instrument. We create a safe, inclusive environment where music and learning work hand-in-hand to foster amazing growth in our Kingwood Rookies.

    Little Wing students at School of Rock Kingwood enjoy a broad assortment of music-centric games based on some of the most recognizable music in rock and roll history. With great music, a solid foundation in fun, and an environment that fosters real friendships, our students get an opportunity to grow like nowhere else.

    All Students in Kingwood’s Little Wing Program can expect:

    • Exploration of hand percussion and other tools to spark their imagination
    • Unique and engaging music games
    • Teamwork, cooperation, and group music activities
    • Fundamental skills for music and life
    • Fun and practical learning combined, perfectly tailored to growing minds!

At School of Rock Kingwood, our Performance Program puts our students front-and-center on a real stage for real performances. Students get to show off their killer music skills while learning serious teamwork as they and their bandmates refine their abilities through some of rock and roll’s greatest hits. Kingwood students will blow your mind with advanced performances chock-full of hits by ...
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At School of Rock Kingwood, our Performance Program puts our students front-and-center on a real stage for real performances. Students get to show off their killer music skills while learning serious teamwork as they and their bandmates refine their abilities through some of rock and roll’s greatest hits.

Kingwood students will blow your mind with advanced performances chock-full of hits by famous artists such as Pink Floyd, Led Zeppelin, Van Halen, The Rolling Stones, AC/DC, Frank Zappa, Queen, and many, many more! For our students, real performances breed real skill, and real fun.

All students in Kingwood’s Performance Program can expect:

• Weekly private music lessons on guitar, bass, keyboard, drums, and/or vocals
• Weekly band rehearsal to get students prepared for real shows
• The experience of performing on stage with their band at real venues
• Key learning in fundamental areas such as stage performance, harmonies, musicianship, and more
• Fun, music, and education wrapped into one all-inclusive experience!
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Staff

    • Trevor Luthy
      Show Director/Instructor
      Instructor: Vocals, Guitar, Bass, Keys, Drums Trevor started in music as a piano student at age 7. He quickly moved on to playing guitar and drums, joining his youth group band at the age of 13. ...
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      Instructor: Vocals, Guitar, Bass, Keys, Drums Trevor started in music as a piano student at age 7. He quickly moved on to playing guitar and drums, joining his youth group band at the age of 13. Trevor joined a band with his friends as a Freshman in high school and went on to record 3 albums, do a national tour, and play all over Texas opening for bands such as Chevelle, etc. As an adult, he joined a cover band on the side and has played lots of shows all around the Houston area. He loved his time working as a touring musician, but decided to make a change for his own personal growth. In 2013, Trevor had the honor of singing the national anthem at a Houston Dynamo professional soccer game. As an instructor at School of Rock, Trevor's positive energy is reflected in the love his students have for him and his teaching style. He enjoys all different types of music, being influenced by bands such as Muse, Incubus, Silver Chair and Umphrey's McGee. Motto: 'To infinity and beyond.' Interesting Fact: Trevor's actually a lefty but prefers to play guitar and bass as a righty.
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    • Sarah Verastegui
      Studio Coordinator
      Sarah began her musical career at the age of 7, after going so far as creating a construction paper violin just to have the opportunity to play the instrument. She continued her musical training in...
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      Sarah began her musical career at the age of 7, after going so far as creating a construction paper violin just to have the opportunity to play the instrument. She continued her musical training in middle school, joining the school choir and going on to be accepted into the Houston Children's Choir. She has had the opportunity to perform at the Grand Opening of the Hobby Center and with Josh Groban at the 38 th Super Bowl held in Houston. As an adult, she performed vocals and keys with a Christian rock band for five years. Her musical influences range from Josh Groban, Lindsey Sterling to the Foo Fighters and Aerosmith. Motto: 'Life is a Song' Fun Fact: Sarah can often be found balancing random objects on her head while singing her favorite song.
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    • Nick Pastrano
      Show Director/Instructor
      Instructor: Guitar, Bass, Keys, Drums Nick is not only a new dad but is the lead guitarist for the band Solomon, touring both nationally and internationally while maintaining a full roster of stud...
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      Instructor: Guitar, Bass, Keys, Drums Nick is not only a new dad but is the lead guitarist for the band Solomon, touring both nationally and internationally while maintaining a full roster of students at School of Rock. One lesson with him reveals a vibrant musician with a whole lot of talent. His love for music soared when he started middle school and had the opportunity to play guitar. He had watched his father play guitar as a child and knew there was no turning back once he had one in his hands. Nick continued to play guitar throughout his high school years joining bands and honing his skills. When the opportunity to form Solomon arose, he allowed music to become more than just a hobby. With Solomon, Nick recorded a full-length album entitled, Conqueror, under Red Cord Records out of Illinois. He counts landing international shows and creating a following for Solomon one of his biggest musical achievements. - something he only dreamed would happen when he was a beginning guitarist. Nick loves working at School of Rock because he is allowed to teach kids more than how to play an instrument. He is teaching them to be successful inside and outside of the school. Motto: You only fail if you never try. Second Motto: I'm sad because I didn't practice, and now I'm horrible. Interesting Fact: His great uncle is Jim Morrison.
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    • Aldo Amaya
      Show Director/Instructor
      Instructor: Guitar, Bass, Vocals, Keys, Drums Congas Originally from Matamoros Tamaulipas, Mexico, Aldo moved to Houston 8 years ago. When he was very young, he watched as his father played the g...
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      Instructor: Guitar, Bass, Vocals, Keys, Drums Congas Originally from Matamoros Tamaulipas, Mexico, Aldo moved to Houston 8 years ago. When he was very young, he watched as his father played the guitar. He soon began asking his father for one so he could learn to play. After a long wait, his father surprised him with a guitar he had purchased for $10 from a bus station in Mexico. Aldo was elated and never looked back. As he started middle school, Aldo found that there was not a guitar program offered, so he began playing percussion and keys in Jazz band. Through Jazz band, he learned a great deal of theory that he has applied to all of his music. He enjoys knowing the 'why' behind the music and loves providing the rhythm to someone else's lead. After high school, Aldo joined the music program at Lone Star College where he continued his Jazz training and was exposed to all types of music styles. He has used this knowledge at School of Rock to open the eyes of his students to how music history has influenced today's artists. Aldo joined Los Guerreros de la Musica (LGM) as a bassist in 2013, and they have gone on to tour locally and perform on several television stations. LGM has been nominated for the Houston Press Music Awards, as well as earning the East Texas Music Awards Latin Band of the Year Award in 2013. Loving all types of music, Aldo claims his main influences as The Doors, Jaco Pastorius, Snarky Puppy, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Foo Fighters, System of a Down and the Houston based soul band, The Suffers. Motto: Do what you love, so you never have to work another day in your life. Interesting Fact: In 2005, he found a late 1980s Fender Stratocaster for $15 dollars at a garage sale. It's his favorite guitar to play today.
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    • Bob Golden
      Instructor-Drums
      ProgBob' 'I was born with drumsticks in my hands I'm gonna die with drumsticks in my hands.' Bob has been playing music for over 30 years. He remembers learning how to play Chicago songs ...
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      ProgBob' 'I was born with drumsticks in my hands I'm gonna die with drumsticks in my hands.' Bob has been playing music for over 30 years. He remembers learning how to play Chicago songs on the drums from his dad at a young age. He continued with private lessons as a child and earned a music scholarship to Stephen F. Austin State University where he participated in marching band. Bob has over 12 years of music teaching under his belt, helping students with technique, theory and providing them an example of what a passionate drummer is all about. He loves teaching the younger generation and building strength in their musicality. When asked what he loves about working at School of Rock, he quickly answers, 'I am home'. Bob's musical influences include Dream Theater, Tool, Rush, Sevendust, Breaking Benjamin, Chevelle, and Chicago. Motto: 'Play Progressive. Stay Progressive.' Interesting Fact: Bob is an avid movie buff and owns over 300 DVDs in his personal collection.
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    • Carlos Rojas
      Instructor-Guitar, Bass, Vocals, Keys, Drums
      Carlos has been playing guitar for several years after growing up listening to his father play guitar and sing to his mother. He enjoys playing music with other musicians because he can influence, ...
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      Carlos has been playing guitar for several years after growing up listening to his father play guitar and sing to his mother. He enjoys playing music with other musicians because he can influence, as well as learn from others in a collaborative environment. Carlos loves working with the younger kids at School of Rock because he feels they soak in the learning and really want to learn it all. He loves everything from classical music to Jimi Hendrix and Bruno Mars. Motto: Music can change the world because it can change people. '“ Bono Interesting Fact: Carlos played varsity football in high school as a running back.
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News

    • School of Rock Kingwood Now Hiring!

      School of Rock Kingwood is looking to hire music instructors to teach guitar, bass, drums, and keyboards/piano.Being a multi-instrumentalist is encouraged, but not required.Immediate openings are a...
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      School of Rock Kingwood is looking to hire music instructors to teach guitar, bass, drums, and keyboards/piano.Being a multi-instrumentalist is encouraged, but not required.Immediate openings are available. Please email Kingwood@SchoolOfRock.com and we'll set up an interview with you.
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    • School of Rock Kingwood In Need of Vocal Instructors

      Due to our fast growth, School of Rock Kingwood is now looking to hire vocal instructors. Immediate openings are available. Please email Kingwood@SchoolOfRock.com and we'll set up an interview with...
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      Due to our fast growth, School of Rock Kingwood is now looking to hire vocal instructors. Immediate openings are available. Please email Kingwood@SchoolOfRock.com and we'll set up an interview with you.
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    • School of Rock to Play Humble Springfest 2014

      On Saturday May 3rd at Humble Civic Arena (home of the Humble Rodeo), the folks who bring you the Humble Country Crawfish Festival, This Is Kingwood Festival, Humble Fall Festival, Lake Houston Tra...
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      On Saturday May 3rd at Humble Civic Arena (home of the Humble Rodeo), the folks who bring you the Humble Country Crawfish Festival, This Is Kingwood Festival, Humble Fall Festival, Lake Houston Trade Days, Kingwood Market Days and many more great community events, are delighted to introduce you to Humble Spring Fest, a new annual event for the whole community!Come enjoy carnival games, rides, a huge kids area, pony rides, waterslides, live music, performances by local school groups, dance academies, martial arts academies and a whole lot more!For the shoppers in the family, there will be over 300 vendors selling all kinds of antiques, collectibles, crafts, jewelry, clothing, home decor, furniture, artisan foods and soaps, toys, art and many more unique items.Interested vendors should email myhoustonevents@yahoo.com or call at (832) 758-3295Humble Civic Arena is located at8301 Will Clayton Parkway, Humble TX 77338For Directions go to www.humblecc.comFor more information, visit humblespringfest.com
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    • School of Rock to Play Humble Country Crawfish Festival

      Humble Country Crawfish Festival will take place on Saturday May 17th at the Humble Civic Arena, 8301 Will Clayton Parkway, Humble TX 77338, and will feature live music by country music stars like ...
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      Humble Country Crawfish Festival will take place on Saturday May 17th at the Humble Civic Arena, 8301 Will Clayton Parkway, Humble TX 77338, and will feature live music by country music stars like Cory Morrow, Bart Crow and more as well as a special performance by Grammy winning Zydeco band Wayne Toups and Zydecajun!There will also be over 20,000 pounds of crawfish cooked up for your enjoyment, more than 400 vendors selling antiques, jewelry, collectibles, clothing, home décor, vintage items, crafts, toys and a whole lot more.Your kids will be able to enjoy dozens of rides, games, carnival games, activities etc. while you shop and party to your hearts content.
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Testimonials

  • “School of Rock has taught me how to perform in public with self-confidence. ”
    — Dan, 18, Downingtown, PA
  • “School of Rock. The best music school anywhere. This whole idea of getting kids not just taking lessons and learning notes and chords, but learning songs and playing with other young musicians, and getting out on stage… I was so impressed that my daughter Cheyenne goes to School of Rock on Long Island. ”
    — Dee Snider, Twisted Sister
  • “You want your kid to be passionate about something, whether it be sports, scouts, dance or whatever. School of Rock does this for my son. We have discovered a talent we didn't know he had. My son would live at School of Rock if he could. We’ve already recommended the program to several friends. ”
    — Susan Snyder, Clifton, VA
  • “Our son explored many other extra-curricular activities prior to SOR, and no other activity was able to keep his interest. He has been challenged with new material, gained a foundation in theory and songwriting, as well as learned how to work in a group with other students to put on phenomenal rock 'n roll concerts in real" concert venues." ”
    — Trisha Ybarra-Peters, Leesburg, VA