Maui Academy of Performing Arts (MAPA), 244-8760

Private Singing Lessons


Ages 8+

Hour-long private singing lessons with Jennifer Loftus. Jennifer has over 30 years of experience teaching voice and piano. $70/hour. Space is limited. To register, contact Carolyn Wright, Director of Education at MAPA at [email protected] or 244-8760 x221.

Singing & Songwriting for Kids

January 9 – May 1, Thursdays

3:00 – 4:00

Ages 7-11

Explore the essentials of writing music including listening, rhythm, melody, harmony and how to work with lyrics. Focusing on music theory and applications used by every composer, students will discover sounds used in different genres of music and will apply this to personal expression. No experience necessary. $275 for the semester. Download registration form at

Glee Club

MAPA Main Studios, 2027 Main Street, Wailuku

January 9 – May 1, Thursdays

4:00 – 5:00

Ages 7-11

Gain confidence in your singing as you learn the fundamental skills of matching pitch, breath support and diction in a fun and supportive group environment. You’ll also learn simple choreography to accompany your singing. No experience necessary. $275 for the semester. Download registration form at

Spring Drama Semester

January 4 – May 2,

Mondays – Saturdays

Various times

Ages 5 – 18

Weekly drama classes in acting, improvisation and Glee Club for all levels of experience. Download schedules and registration forms at

Maui Family YMCA 242-9007

Private Weekly Music Lessons

4 years – Adult

Learn the art of playing a musical instrument.  Make it a family lesson and learn together.  Lessons in Guitar or Ukulele.  Our instructor has time

slots available throughout the week and on Saturdays.

Maui Music Conservatory 283-0100

[email protected]

Music Classes & Kindermusik

Queen Ka’ahumanu Center


All Ages

Continuing private piano and voice instruction. group piano classes also available. Kindermusik classes available for babies, toddlers and preschoolers.

Bounty Music 871-1141

[email protected]

Music Lessons in Ukulele, Guitar, Drums, Voice and Keyboard

Ongoing Classes Every Day!

Age 6 and up

Bounty Music offers private music lessons for children and adults. Lessons are offered on Ukulele, Guitar, Drums, Voice and Keyboard. Bounty Music offers a great variety of musical instruments for sale from beginner to advanced. Internet prices with local service. Special for new students: Buy two lessons and get two FREE. Just mention that you saw it in Maui Family Magazine.

La-ti-Da Music 280-2784

[email protected]


Ages: 8- 15

Makawao- La-ti-Da Studio

Thursdays 5:15-6:15

Cost: $30 per month

To sign up for Youth Choir please contact me asap.

Music Mix


Ongoing Wednesdays, 2:00-2:45pm

Ages 2.5 – 5 years

Children enjoy instrument playing to building fine motor skills and hand-eye coordination. They’ll learn songs that help build language and early phonetic skills. Solo singing is encouraged to develop listening, pitch-matching, and language skills.

Music Family

Kihei, Wailuku, Pukalani

Ongoing mornings, Multiple days

Ages 3 months – 4 years

Together learning songs, musical activities that concentrate on singing and keeping a beat. As you move, sing and play, you’ll uncover a musical world that enhances timing, listening and language skills and coordination.

First Piano Adventures


Ongoing, Multiple days & times

Ages 5 & 6 years

With this age piano becomes an adventure for everyone. We join the child’s world in a playful exploration of music. Through a diverse world of sound, we develop a foundation of aural perception, eye tracking, and physical coordination.

Piano Adventures




Multiple days/ times

7-10 years

Children learn piano technique in an intimate class environment. Classes combine the strengths of intervallic reading, multi-key and Middle C approaches. This class is fun and colorful and children play theory games to help retain music methods.

Kathleen Hamilton/Maui Piano Lessons 876-0383

[email protected]

Piano Lessons

One hour weekly lessons

Available 7 days a week

Lower Kula

Beginner to Advanced

Private lessons include how to read music, technique, theory & music appreciation. 15+ yrs experience on Maui. Free introductory lesson.  283-6945 

Private violin lessons in Wailea

Flexible times, beginning & intermediate students ages six years through adults. Experienced & patient teacher. Innovative teaching methods follow the interests & learning style of each student, keeping their passion for music alive. Contact Cambria Moss. If you do not have a violin yet, please call before shopping for one.

Hui No’eau Visual Arts Center 572-6560

Jewelry for Teens (Age: 13+) 

Julie Matheis

Session II: Teen Wax Casting 

Mondays, 6 weeks

November 18 – December 23

3:30 – 5:30 pm

Session III: Beginning Jewelry

Mondays, 6 weeks

January 6, 2014 – February 10, 2014  3:30 – 5:30 pm
In Beginning Jewelry, teens will learn to cut, drill, and pierce metal and will practice soldering techniques. Projects include pendants, bracelets, earrings and/or rings. In Wax Casting, students will expand jewelry design possibilities by learning to turn sculpted wax designs into wearable works of art. Teens will use traditional wax carving tools, discover the proper way to set up designs with sprues, and invest them in fine jeweler’s plaster. Students will see the most

intricate of details emerge from their designs as wax creations are replaced with molten metal. Brass metal will be included with lab fee and sterling silver will be available for purchase. No previous jewelry class is required.

Beaded Holiday Ornaments—Adult & Child Workshop

Julie Matheis

Session I: Saturday, December 14

10:00 am – 12:00 pm

adults & children ages 3 – 6

Session II: Saturday, December 14

1:00 – 3:00 pm

adults & children ages 7 – 12

Session III: Saturday, December 21

10:00 am – 12:00 pm

adults & children ages 3 – 6

Session IV: Saturday, December 21

1:00 – 3:00 pm

Adults & children ages 7 – 12

Spend some time with a loved one as you make one-of-a-kind beaded ornaments for your own tree or to give away as a holiday gift. In a collaborative effort, the chaperone will master basic wire working techniques; keiki will then choose eye-catching elements from glass & acrylic beads and follow simple design patterns. Beads will become snowflakes, stars, and other imaginative holiday imagery.  Tuition: $25 ($32 nonmember) Supply Fee: $15

Art Classes with Monica Knight 463-8884

[email protected]

1053 Ulu Kanu St, Wailuku

Photography II

January 14th-March 11th, 2014


3:30-4:30 pm

ages 8 and above

This class is an extension of Photogra

their belt, students will take photography to the next level and create works of art using their photographs. They will experiment in photo collage, developing a series, and mixed media

photo art and continue to learn basic photo editing using iPhoto. (Recommended for students who have photography experience, but

newcomers are welcome as well.)

Painting I Watercolors

Jan 13 – March 10, 2014


3:15-4:15pm or 4:15-5:15pm

5-7 yr olds at 3:15pm

8 and up at 4:15pm

Students will practice composition, color theory and color mixing, as

well as learn new techniques specific to watercolor: washes, wet on wet, wet on dry, and texture techniques. This class is great for both beginner and intermediate painters.

Lahaina Arts Association 661-0111

Maui Youth Art Outreach Classes

Various Locations in Maui County

Every Monday – Friday

After School and In-School – check website for schedule of classes

Ages 5-18

Youth Center Classes serve ages 9-17

The Maui Youth Art Outreach Program provides no-cost art classes to children in Maui County. Please visit for an updated class schedule.

Magenta Blvd Art Studio 280-1390

Keiki Art classes



Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays and some holidays

1:30 and 3:30

Ages 3 to 12

Magenta Boulevard art studios holds Arts and Crafts classes for the keiki after school. Don’t miss Splatter Day! Life drawing Wednesday evenings. We also have some birthday party options.