Academy of Music for the Blind

General Information

Academy of Music for the Blind
911 Norumbega Drive
Monrovia, CA 91016
(626) 358 5379
http://ouramb.org/

Brief Description

AMB is a non-profit Saturday school solely dedicated to educating talented blind music students from 5-to-18 years of age. Curriculum includes: piano, guitar/bass, sax/clarinet/flute, drums/percussion, voice/chorus, drama/speech, composing/ear training/theory, mobility/dance, computer/music recording, creativity/imagination, social skills, Braille music, and academic tutoring.

Staff

David Pinto, Director

Services Offered

  • Professional Training
    • Teacher training workshops. These workshops are designed to educate professional teachers in the special needs of blind students. The information and skills provided will enable teachers to successfully integrate blind music students into existing music classes.