WHAT WE DO

With over 700 students and nearly forty faculty, Inspire Music is one of the largest private music studios in the Bay Area. Our diverse faculty brings a wide range of musical experience, offering instruction in many different instruments and musical styles. In addition to our private lessons, we also offer instrument rentals, accessories, and group classes.

ABOUT

  • Instrument Rentals​

  • Private Instruction

  • Instrument Accessories and Maintenance

  • Summer Camps and Rock Bands

  • Free Educational Seminars for Our Customers

  • SOTA Audition Prep

ABOUT

PIANO INSTRUCTORS

ANNIE

SMITH

JILLIAN KIM

NAOMI

STINE

KELLI

CASEY

JEAN-PAUL

JONES

BEAU

DREAM

LORA

LIBBY

COLIN

BRADY

CAROLINA

TANNOUS

VOCAL INSTRUCTORS

VICTOR CERVANTES

ANNIE

SMITH

JEAN-PAUL

JONES

LORA

LIBBY

SUZANNE

RIVIN

GUITAR INSTRUCTORS

LUKE

DOUGHTY

ZACH

MATTOCKS

HENRY MOSER

FRANCIS

OLIVERA

BRETT

EASTMAN

ANTONY

KAKAMAKOV

PABLO DAVILA

VIOLIN INSTRUCTORS

VICTORIA

PERENYI

BEAU

DREAM

ANNAMARIE

ARAI

MIA

NARDI-HUFFMAN

WIND INSTRUMENT INSTRUCTORS

KYLE

BEARD

COURTNEY

WISE

JENNA

COUNTRYMAN

DRUM INSTRUCTORS

CHRISTIAN

ARRIOLA

BRETT

EASTMAN

Richard Michos

San Francisco based guitarist and producer Richard Michos has been teaching guitar and ukulele, and performing locally and internationally since 1996.  Richard has a gift for teaching kids and students of all ages and is able to customize each lesson to maximize student understanding and results. Richard holds a 4 year BA degree in music from UC San Diego, and also studied the Berklee College of Music in Boston. 

 

Richard has recorded and produced a number of albums, and is the driving force behind the world music groups Riffat Sultana, and Shabaz, who were signed with Miles Copeland’s Mondomelodia label. He has recorded with artists including Narada Michael Walden and Ustad Salamat Ali Khan, and performed at venues such as the Montreal Jazz Festival and Grand Performances LA.

 

Richard has also toured major festivals In Rome and Morocco with Quincy Jones. Michos has created tracks for the Egyptian star Hakim, vocalist Najma, DJ Cheb Sabbah, and produces albums for the renowned Lebanese violinist Georges Lammam.