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About School of Rock Tustin

Welcome to School of Rock Tustin, where students learn to rock their worlds. School of Rock Tustin has the best combination of instructors, instruments, and captivating programs to get your student strumming, drumming, playing, or singing their way to rockstar status.

At School of Rock Tustin, we believe as much in the power of the band as we do in the thrill of a killer solo act. We bring our kids and the community of Tustin together to create excellent performers who learn from cool, real life experiences in the world of music. Our performance-based approach amps up our students for serious fun and serious success.

Music in a team-based environment is today’s gateway to education, confidence, fun, friendship, and so much more. Visit School of Rock Tustin today.

Contact Information

School of Rock Tustin
530 E First StreetTustin, CA 92780
(714) 975-9116

Hours of Operation

Monday - Friday
2:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Saturday
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
SundayClosed

Programs

  • School of Rock Tustin's Performance Program is all about translating our students' abilities to play in the lesson room to performing for real on stage. In addition to refining their overall skill and proficiency as musicians, students learn what comes with being part of a band: teamwork, collaboration, and the special brand of fun that only comes from sharing awesome experiences with others.

    Students learn, absorb, and perform iconic hits from some of history's greatest rock and roll performers including The Rolling Stones, The Beatles, Van Halen, AC/DC, Led Zeppelin and many more. No matter what they perform, our students will learn incredible skills and enjoy epic experiences that will last a lifetime.

    All students in Tustin'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
    • Real-life performances on stage at amazing venues
    • Advanced instruction in fundamentals such as stage performance, harmonies, musicianship, and more
    • Fun, music, and education wrapped into one all-inclusive experience!

  • School of Rock Tustin’s Rock 101 Program encourages fun and success for our younger students as they begin their journey. The days of traditional instruction with piles of sheet music are over. At School of Rock Tustin, we believe that playing real music is the only path to proficiency and a true appreciation for music.

    In Rock 101, students select one instrument to study, and we begin teaching fundamentals: scales, chords, notes, time signatures, and all the rest. Our unique approach to music instruction teaches our students vital fundamentals through songs they know and love, not rote memorization. With real musical context in a fun environment, we give all of our students the knowledge they need to really pursue their passion for music.

    All students in Tustin’s Rock 101 Program can expect:

    • Weekly private music lessons on guitar, bass, keyboard, drums, and/or vocals
    • Weekly group rehearsals to reinforce the fundamentals in a team environment
    • A firm grasp of the basics of music theory and technique
    • 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 Tustin’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 Tustin 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 Tustin 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!

  • School of Rock Tustin is now enrolling for our Adult Performance Program, where adult students of all proficiency levels can explore and conquer the world of music. We get our students playing and learning at lightning-quick speeds through practical performance rather than run-of-the-mill music instruction programs. At School of Rock Tustin, the thrill of the performance is just as important as learning the skill to rock.

    Our adult students learn the fundamentals of music, including scales, chords, notes, progressions, and more, through some of the most iconic songs and sounds in music history. Whether you’re a die-hard fan of rock ‘n roll or a metal-loving head-banger at home in the mosh pit, our teachers know how to best connect your love for music with a passion for learning it.

    All students in School of Rock Tustin’s Adult Program can expect:

    • Fast-paced instruction in one of our great musical offerings: guitar, bass, drums, keyboard, and/or vocals
    • Weekly private instruction catered to your goals and level of proficiency
    • Rehearsals with others just like you to get ready for real shows at live music venues
    • An understanding of music theory and technique fundamentals, learned through songs from your favorite music genre
    • Fun, instruction, and a great progression of practical skills wrapped all into one!

School of Rock Tustin's Performance Program is all about translating our students' abilities to play in the lesson room to performing for real on stage. In addition to refining their overall skill and proficiency as musicians, students learn what comes with being part of a band: teamwork, collaboration, and the special brand of fun that only comes from sharing awesome experiences with others. ...
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School of Rock Tustin's Performance Program is all about translating our students' abilities to play in the lesson room to performing for real on stage. In addition to refining their overall skill and proficiency as musicians, students learn what comes with being part of a band: teamwork, collaboration, and the special brand of fun that only comes from sharing awesome experiences with others.

Students learn, absorb, and perform iconic hits from some of history's greatest rock and roll performers including The Rolling Stones, The Beatles, Van Halen, AC/DC, Led Zeppelin and many more. No matter what they perform, our students will learn incredible skills and enjoy epic experiences that will last a lifetime.

All students in Tustin'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
• Real-life performances on stage at amazing venues
• Advanced instruction in fundamentals such as stage performance, harmonies, musicianship, and more
• Fun, music, and education wrapped into one all-inclusive experience!
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Upcoming Events

    • June 4
      2:30 PM
      House Band plays live @ RanchoFest!
      Community Event
      RanchoFest: Saturday June 4th @ 2:30 PM Outside festival with live music, food, boots, etc. Annual Community Event for RSM, brings in thousands of guests every year! House Band plays @ ...
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      RanchoFest:

      Saturday June 4th @ 2:30 PM

      Outside festival with live music, food, boots, etc.

      Annual Community Event for RSM, brings in thousands of guests every year!

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    • June 5
      12:00 PM
      End Of Season SHOWS (1 of 2)
      Music Festival
      Sunday June 5th @ Totally 80's Bar and Grille *Make sure to arrive at least 30 min before your set time!* 12:00pm - Doors open for entry 12:30pm - Beatles 2:00pm - Killa Katz (Saturday Rock 1...
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      Sunday June 5th @ Totally 80's Bar and Grille

      *Make sure to arrive at least 30 min before your set time!*
      12:00pm - Doors open for entry
      12:30pm - Beatles
      2:00pm - Killa Katz (Saturday Rock 101)
      2:30pm - Hair Metal
      4:00pm - Angry Kittehs (Tuesday Rock 101)
      4:30pm - Dr. J and the Almost Ready's (Adult Band)
      5:00pm - Grunge
      6:30pm -The Suburbians (Tuesday Rock 102)
      7:00pm - Pink Floyd

      TICKET PRICES:
      Tickets are $12, or 2 for $20!
      They are available at the front desk starting May 15th, or at the door the day of the concerts.
      Everyone over 7 years-old must have a ticket
      Tickets may only be used once
      **that means you need to buy a ticket for each show**
      All enrolled students may come to the shows for free!
      PROMO PACKS:
      For $100, you will get 12 TICKETS & a KEEPSAKE POSTER!
      Promo Packs available until June 4rd, 2016
      You may buy up to 2 PROMO PACKS total
      Make your money back AND more by selling the extra tickets!
      FYI: The WORST feeling in the world is when you’re on stage, and you look out and see an empty audience, But on the flip-side, The BEST feeling is to see a packed house! :-)

      GRAND PRIZE FOR TICKET SALES:
      The student who brings the most people to their end of season shows will win $100 to Guitar Center, OR a Brand New Electric Guitar!! All your guests have to do is write the student's first & last name on the ticket stub and drop it in the box at the entrance to count!
      Billy H. brought 40 guests to our last festival, let's see who can beat that number ! ! !
      Money is in the form of a gift card
      Student chooses their prize, and it will be awarded the first week of the following season.
      VENUE DETAILS:
      Totally 80's Bar and Grille Address: 2512 W. Orangethorpe Ave. in Fullerton
      They'll have a select menu for us... so come hungry!
      Seating is limited... if you want a table get there early!

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    • June 12
      12:00 PM
      End Of Season SHOWS (2 of 2)
      Music Festival
      Sunday June 12th @ Totally 80's Bar and Grille *Make sure to arrive at least 30 min before your set time!* 12:00pm - Doors open for entry 12:30pm - Pink Floyd 2:00pm - Angry Kittehs (Tuesda...
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      Sunday June 12th @ Totally 80's Bar and Grille

      *Make sure to arrive at least 30 min before your set time!*

      12:00pm - Doors open for entry
      12:30pm - Pink Floyd
      2:00pm - Angry Kittehs (Tuesday Rock 101)
      2:30pm - Grunge
      4:00pm - The Suburbians (Tuesday Rock 102)
      4:30pm - Dr. J and the Almost Ready's (Adult Band)
      5:00pm - Beatles
      6:30pm - Killa Katz (Saturday Rock 101)
      7:00pm - Hair Metal

      TICKET PRICES:
      Tickets are $12, or 2 for $20!
      They are available at the front desk starting May 15th, or at the door the day of the concerts.
      Everyone over 7 years-old must have a ticket
      Tickets may only be used once
      **that means you need to buy a ticket for each show**
      All enrolled students may come to the shows for free!
      PROMO PACKS:
      For $100, you will get 12 TICKETS & a KEEPSAKE POSTER!
      Promo Packs available until June 4rd, 2016
      You may buy up to 2 PROMO PACKS total
      Make your money back AND more by selling the extra tickets!
      FYI: The WORST feeling in the world is when you’re on stage, and you look out and see an empty audience, But on the flip-side, The BEST feeling is to see a packed house! :-)

      GRAND PRIZE FOR TICKET SALES:
      The student who brings the most people to their end of season shows will win $100 to Guitar Center, OR a Brand New Electric Guitar!! All your guests have to do is write the student's first & last name on the ticket stub and drop it in the box at the entrance to count!
      Billy H. brought 40 guests to our last festival, let's see who can beat that number ! ! !
      Money is in the form of a gift card
      Student chooses their prize, and it will be awarded the first week of the following season.
      VENUE DETAILS:
      Totally 80's Bar and Grille Address: 2512 W. Orangethorpe Ave. in Fullerton
      They'll have a select menu for us... so come hungry!
      Seating is limited... if you want a table get there early!

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    • June 13 - 18 2016
      Pot Luck Party Week
      Pot Luck
      This is the most fun week of the season. Rehearsals are scheduled at their regular times and students can come in one last time to jam with their band. Come celebrate all your hard-work, and if you...
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      This is the most fun week of the season. Rehearsals are scheduled at their regular times and students can come in one last time to jam with their band. Come celebrate all your hard-work, and if you want, bring a small dish for everyone to stuff their faces with and share in the good times!
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    • June 20 - 25 2016
      OFF - WEEK
      school is completely closed
      The school is completely closed. You earned the time off, so take this week to rest up and prep for next season. We will be preparing and training our teachers, deep-cleaning our school, repairing/...
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      The school is completely closed. You earned the time off, so take this week to rest up and prep for next season. We will be preparing and training our teachers, deep-cleaning our school, repairing/purchasing new and needed gear, etc. It's a busy week for us, and hopefully a nice break for you!
      *You can still reach us via email with any questions or concerns*
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    • June 27
      12:00 PM
      Summer Season 2016 Begins
      Sign Up Now @ the Front Desk to reserve your spot now
    • July 4
      12:00 PM
      CLOSED: Fourth Of July
      School is Closed
      Enjoy the holiday, we are closed !
    • September 5
      12:00 PM
      CLOSED: Labor Day
      School is closed today
    • November 24
      12:00 PM
      CLOSED: Thanksgiving Holiday
      School is closed today
    • November 25
      12:00 PM
      CLOSED: Good Friday Holiday
      School is closed today
    • December 24
      12:00 PM
      CLOSED: Christmas Eve
      closed for the holiday
    • December 25
      12:00 PM
      CLOSED: Christmas Day
      closed for the holiday
    • December 31
      12:00 PM
      CLOSED: New Year's Eve
      closed for the holiday
    • January 1
      12:00 PM
      CLOSEd: New Year's Day
      closed for the holiday

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Staff

    • Meet Jordan Del Rosario
      Music Director
      Jordan Del Rosario is Southern man from North Country. Originally from Philadelphia, PA, he started working in 2005 at the Downingtown, PA School of Rock as head sound/lighting engineer, Guitar/Bas...
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      Jordan Del Rosario is Southern man from North Country. Originally from Philadelphia, PA, he started working in 2005 at the Downingtown, PA School of Rock as head sound/lighting engineer, Guitar/Bass/Drums/Vocal teacher and show director. He has directed numerous shows over the years, including Foo Fighters and The Beatles. As a visual artist he left his mark on the school with murals, paintings and show posters. As guitarist and vocalist for Cheers Elephant, Jordan has performed at famous Philadelphia venues such as World Cafe LIVE, and the TLA, as well as many national tours with the band. In 2014, Cheers Elephant relocated to Southern California, and Jordan continues to share his love for music at School Of Rock Tustin.
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    • Meet Tara Mclain
      Assistant General Manager
      Our assistant general manager comes to us from the City of Brotherly Love, Tara brings with her years of experience working with children, as a therapist, conservation educator for school groups an...
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      Our assistant general manager comes to us from the City of Brotherly Love, Tara brings with her years of experience working with children, as a therapist, conservation educator for school groups and a mentor. She has been in and around SOR since 2009 watching the progression of students and instructors alike. When not involved at the school, you can find her outdoors exploring SoCal with her pup Leland!

      Tara's compassion for our students, drive to go above and beyond for our families, and willingness to learn makes her to perfect fit here at SOR Tustin!
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    • Meet Matthew Hill
      Multi-Instrument Instructor & Show Director
      Matthew Hill taught himself guitar beginning at the age of 12 after his father showed him some introductory chords, quickly realizing his dream was to write and play songs for people to enjoy. Matt...
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      Matthew Hill taught himself guitar beginning at the age of 12 after his father showed him some introductory chords, quickly realizing his dream was to write and play songs for people to enjoy. Matthew moved from his native San Diego, CA to Long Beach to pursue a degree in Classical Music Studies, but soon found his true nature was in Audio Production, in which he holds his degree. Matthew has taught guitar, bass, drums, piano and voice to people of all ages for more than six years. Having taught underprivileged children music for years in Long Beach's Westside neighborhood, Matthew had the unique experience of often providing the students' very first exposure to instrumental music. Matthew actively plays in many rock groups that regularly gig Long Beach, LA, and tour California
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    • Meet Adam Gomez
      Drum Instructor
      Adam Gomez was born and raised in Southern California, spending most of his childhood in Los Angeles and then moving to the Inland Empire. He grew up surrounded by many cultures and musical backgro...
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      Adam Gomez was born and raised in Southern California, spending most of his childhood in Los Angeles and then moving to the Inland Empire. He grew up surrounded by many cultures and musical backgrounds while maintaining a love for Punk, Metal and Rock n’ Roll.

      After starting a Metal band just out of high school, Adam performed live for several years before deciding to earn his degree in drums and percussion from Musicians Institute in Hollywood, CA. After graduating, he landed a gig with iconic Pop/Punk band The Dickies, which are most known for their late 70’s punk sound, being the first California Punk band to appear on national T.V. and their rendition of “Banana Splits” featured in the movie ‘Kick Ass.’ Since then, he has seen most of the world as official drummer for The Dickies. Adam has also recorded, collaborated and performed with artists such as The Adolescents, D.I., The Motel Life, Tommy Peacock and others. “The Dickies have been through many drummers throughout the years, but Adam G had the best audition, by far. He almost had me at hello. Within 30 seconds; I knew he was the guy.” –Stan Lee (Guitarist/Co Creator, The Dickies)

      Education was a huge part of kick starting Adam's take-off as a professional musician. After Graduating from M.I., he has been teaching drums in Southern California, touring parts of the world and continuing to hand down the craft of precision, intelligence, ferocity and touch of a professional drummer to the new generations of kids with the desire to make, learn and rock out to the art of music.
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    • Meet Sandro Razciel
      Guitar/Bass Instructor
      Born in Mexico City and raised in Fullerton, CA, Sandro Razciel fell in love with music in his teens and ever since has dedicated his life to it. He is a professional musician, songwriter and music...
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      Born in Mexico City and raised in Fullerton, CA, Sandro Razciel fell in love with music in his teens and ever since has dedicated his life to it. He is a professional musician, songwriter and music Instructor whose goal is to show the world the magic of music in hopes of making a positive impact in people lives. He graduated from the music program at Fullerton Junior Collage and went on to study at Cal State Fullerton. During his time in music school, Sandro studied under amazing studio and session musicians such as Mitch Holder, Joe Jewell, Mike Scott, John Caterino and Joseph Morton. Sandro activley plays in various groups with a wide range of music styles all over California. There's no end to his talent and vision. Be sure to follow him on his journey through life and music!
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    • Meet Steve Ludwig
      Drum/Vocal Instructor/Show Director
      Steve Ludwig has been a part of the local music scene in Orange County for over 15 years. He began playing piano at age 7, viola at 8, drums age 9, and trombone at 10 years old. After laying a stro...
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      Steve Ludwig has been a part of the local music scene in Orange County for over 15 years. He began playing piano at age 7, viola at 8, drums age 9, and trombone at 10 years old. After laying a strong musical foundation, Ludwig stuck with the drum set, playing and performing with local bands No Exceptions and Nightfall, while in high school. Ludwig moved to lead vocals and Nightfall became As Night Falls in '04, recording with Sergio Chavez and Jay Baumgardner (Linkin Park/Avril Lavigne) @ NRG, Hollywood. As Night Falls later toured and disbanded shortly after. Hope Departed was Ludwig's next venture, '06, regularly seen at House of Blues, Viper Room, and The Roxy. After a few years, Nations Afire (formerly Rise Against/Ignite/DeathbyStereo) appointed Steve as their new front man. They toured Europe and the US supporting such groups as Rise Against, NOFX, and Bad Religion, and recording with Cameron Webb (Social Distortion/Motorhead). Ludwig then played drums for local punk band Sederra before joining Fake Figures (Atreyu/TheAfterlife) in 2012. Steve has been teaching at School of Rock Tustin since it's opening in 2013.
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    • Meet Renee
      Voice Instructor/Asst. Studio Coordinator
      Renee Sigal or more commonly known as 'Nay Nay,' found her performing arts passion early on in life. The California native's musical zeal was sparked by her mother's position at the famous Veri...
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      Renee Sigal or more commonly known as 'Nay Nay,' found her performing arts passion early on in life. The California native's musical zeal was sparked by her mother's position at the famous Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre, formerly known as Irvine Meadows. At just five years old Renee was provided with the exciting opportunity to perform song and dance on the big stage and at that special moment she knew her life aspiration was to become a performer. At three years of age Renee joined performance groups and began private voice lessons.By the age of eight, she performed countless solos in elementary school performances, excelled in honors choir and was an active member of the Advanced Ladies and Chamber Choir at Aliso Niguel High School under the direction of the talented Tom Flannery. In Renee's early high school days, she workedbehind the scenes managing street teams for bands such as Maroon 5, Phantom Planet and local labels such as Drive-Thru Records, Fearless Records, and various local talents. Through her extensive networking she was able to find a niche by using her talent to provide voice lessons to bands. Post-high school, Renee graduated from the Musician's Institute; Vocal Institute of Technology (VIT). During her time at the Musician's Institute she continued to share her love for music while working with bands such as Underminded, As Night Falls, Ambriel and Wiggum. She also led the backup vocals for the Hard Rock live performance workshop.Today, Renee is the on-call vocal coach for NRG Recording Studios in North Hollywood; a world class recording and production facility that has produced some of the world's best artists such as Incubus, Linkin Park, No Doubt, P.O.D., and many more. In this role she has worked with two Monster Uproar Festival winning bands; Mindset Evolution and The Chuck Shaffer Picture Show along with Anchored and Girl on Fire. Her most recent work was with Eyes Set to Kill prior to their album recording and she prepared the Butcher Babies for their tour, opening for Marilyn Manson and Mayhem Festival. Not only does Renee work behind the scenes with the music industry, but she is also active in creating her own music. Her credits include singing 'Call Me Maybe,' for an iPhone app commercial, vocals on a few EDM tracks and her repertoire includes: rock, pop, hardcore, and much more. She has also worked as a singing telegram for birthdays and various life celebrations. Renee is currently working on her own release, along with producer Justin Bohorquez on vocals for a developing project calledGHOSTDANCE.As a singer, songwriter and vocal coach,Renee isable to detect and highlight the gifts within each student and provide a positive environment to discover anddeveloptheir unique talents. She works with her students on tone, texture, dynamics and connecting with the story the song tells. Every student has a personal connection with music and she takes pride in providing the perfect environment to explore each students individual musical aspirations. She believes that vocal performance is more than just technique and she is passionateabout creating a vocal adventure or story and most of all having fun. Renee's passion for music comes from a place of sentiment and she believes that music is an escape from the world and a language all on its own.
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    • Meet Robby Lochner
      Guitar/Bass Instructor
      Robby Lochner is a seasoned professional from Arizonaliving in Southern Californiafor the past 22 years. Robby has won several guitar competitions including L.A. Music Awards in '97, Music Scene In...
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      Robby Lochner is a seasoned professional from Arizonaliving in Southern Californiafor the past 22 years. Robby has won several guitar competitions including L.A. Music Awards in '97, Music Scene International in '96, Arizona Music Scene in '90,'91,and '92. He currently plays with national recording artist Jack Russell's Great White. He has played/recorded/toured with many national artists including Rob Halford (from Judas Priest in his band "Fight"), Eddie Money, Spencer Davis, Goerge Lynch (Dokken, Lynch Mob), Herman Rarebell (Scorpions), Bobby Kimball (TOTO), Alex Ligertwood (Santana), Don Dokken, John Parr, Tony Martin (Black Sabbath), Doogie White (Deep Purple), Cherie Currie (Runaways). Throughout most of the year, Robby does "fly dates" (which typicallyrun Thursday-Sunday) and teaches onhis days home. He teaches most styles, all levels, reading and writing music. He has experience producing and engineering and has worked with several number one hit song writers. Curt Cuomo (Psycho Circus ,KISS), Jake Hooker (I Love Rock and Roll, Joan Jett),Bobby Kimball (Africa, Hold the Line), John Parr (Naughty Naughty, St.Elmos Fire).
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    • Meet Luke Villegas
      Multi Instrument Instructor
      Luke has earned an Associates of Arts Degree in Guitar Performance from Musicians Institute in Hollywood, CA. Luke continues to study privately with a vocal instructor learning the Seth Riggs meth...
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      Luke has earned an Associates of Arts Degree in Guitar Performance from Musicians Institute in Hollywood, CA. Luke continues to study privately with a vocal instructor learning the Seth Riggs method of Speech Level Singing (the method used by over 120 Grammy winning artists). Luke has been around SOR Tustin since 2013, working with Summer Camps, rehearsals and lessons.
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    • Meet Matt Rothstein
      Guitar/Bass/Vocal Instructor
      Matt was one of the very first School of Rock students in Philadelphia back in 2001! While there, Matt was a member of the All-Stars team and played with them at the Zappanale festival in Germany. ...
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      Matt was one of the very first School of Rock students in Philadelphia back in 2001! While there, Matt was a member of the All-Stars team and played with them at the Zappanale festival in Germany. Matt has toured the U.S with his former band "Cheers Elephant" and has worked with multiple SOR's throughout the country as a director, instructor and GM.
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    • Meet Johnny Oskam
      Guitar/Bass Instructor
      Johnny Oskam is an independent blues/rock solo artist from Orange County, California. With over 5 years of experience in the music, Johnny has established himself as a talented guitarist, singer, s...
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      Johnny Oskam is an independent blues/rock solo artist from Orange County, California. With over 5 years of experience in the music, Johnny has established himself as a talented guitarist, singer, songwriter and producer, writing his own songs and producing his own albums. He and his band have performed at many shows in Orange and LA County, including many opening slots for international touring acts such as Robin Trower, Kenny Wayne Shepherd and UFO.

      Johnny is a very open and caring person who finds joy in sharing his knowledge and experience with others and seeing them grow, not only as musicians, but as persons. His positive attitude and humble approach to teaching makes his students feel comfortable, yet inspired to learn more. The most important lesson Johnny hopes to share with his students is having a positive attitude and a passion for being the best musician they can be. His expertise extends further than just guitar playing, music theory and songwriting. Johnny’s knowledge includes years of experience with leading a band, playing live in front of large audiences, maintaining positive relationships, producing records, the legal environment of music and more.
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    • Meet Omari Johnson
      Keyboard Instructor
      Omari comes to us from Moreno Valley, California. At a young age Omari had an interest in music, watching all the greats on T.V. and tuning into them on the radio. Omari was exposed to all types o...
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      Omari comes to us from Moreno Valley, California. At a young age Omari had an interest in music, watching all the greats on T.V. and tuning into them on the radio. Omari was exposed to all types of music as a child, such as Micheal Jackson, James Brown, Earth, Wind and Fire, The Beatles etc. When Omari turned 6 he was given a guitar from his Uncle, but never got around to learning it. It wasn't until high school that Omari was exposed to keys as he was in and out of church working with great musicians from the Inland empire to Los Angeles. His older brother is a praise and worship leader, allowing Omari to see teens his age playing all the instruments at church. Omari graduated from Bowie University in Baltimore, MD, where he gained more musical knowledge and new mentors. Omari has played in a band in college, performing in D.C. every chance he could get. Omari has also traveled to Seoul, Korea to perform and produce his music. Now in 2016 he's back west and building a name for himself as a producer, musician, and now an instructor here at SOR Tustin!
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    • Meet Jeremy Grinacoff
      Multi-Instrument/ Studio Coordinator
      Jeremy Grinacoff is a guitar player, singer, songwriter, multi-instrumental musician and a producer. Originally from Long Island, New York, Jeremy started working at School Of Rock Roslyn in 2010. ...
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      Jeremy Grinacoff is a guitar player, singer, songwriter, multi-instrumental musician and a producer. Originally from Long Island, New York, Jeremy started working at School Of Rock Roslyn in 2010. There he acted as General Manager, Studio Coordinator, Multi- Instrumental Instructor, and Show Director.

      Receiving his Bachelor of Arts from The State University of New York, College at Oneonta in Music Industry, Music, and Music Performance; Jeremy gained knowledge in a wide-range of musical genres including; blues, rock, pop, classical, jazz, and funk. While at Oneonta, Jeremy studied music composition with Grammy nominated producer, musician, and composer Jeremy Wall; a founding member of the Jazz Fusion band Spyro Gyra. After Graduating, Jeremy started his music career playing New York City venues such as, The Bitter End and The Village Underground.

      In July 2015, Jeremy re-located to California to pursue music full time and is excited to continue sharing his knowledge with The School Of Rock community.

      www.jeremygrinacoff.com
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    • Meet Matt Horwitz
      Drum Instructor
      Matt has been playing and instructing drums for over 25 years. He has been a hired session musician and touring artist for a number of bands over his career, having played on Warped Tour, Summer S...
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      Matt has been playing and instructing drums for over 25 years. He has been a hired session musician and touring artist for a number of bands over his career, having played on Warped Tour, Summer Slaughter, Ozzfest, etc, as well as various tours in Canada, Mexico, Europe, and Asia. Matt caters to the drummer who seeks to perform live on stage and in a studio setting. Matt draws from a multitude of influences, from Metal and Rock, to Country and RnB!
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Promotions

News

    • Summer Season Shows Announced !

      SUMMER SEASON 2016 !
      Four Rock 101 Options (ages 7-12)
      Four Performance Show Options (ages 13-18)
      Adult Band (25 +)
      and more...
      Open 6 Days a week!
      Call/Email Us Anytime For Details!

    • SCHOOL OF ROCK TEACHER AND FORMER STUDENT, DALTON RAPATTONI, PLACED 3RD ON AMERICAN IDOL!

      School of Rock vocal teacher and former student, Dalton Rapattoni, got a ticket to Hollywood on the final season of American Idol. Congratulations, Dalton!

Testimonials

  • “The program is well organized. Run by great leaders and it's a great motivation for my kid to get good grades and to stay in the program. ”
    Laurie V - Tustin, CA
  • “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
  • “Being at School of Rock has helped our daughter to "grow wings of self-confidence, wings of showmanship, wings of responsibility etc... but most of all, it's a place that has provided her with surprises, joy, socialization and courage to express herself in a very healthy and fun-filled environment that is UNLIKE ANY OTHER. School of Rock IS a place where music truly comes to life! ”
    - Laura P. - Tustin, CA
  • “Gavin has progressed so much in his musical ability, he started at SOR Tustin 2 years ago playing the guitar and he is now playing drums. The shows give students a reason to learn their music.”
    - Erin S - Tustin, CA