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Standards of Musical Achievement

​​The Standards of Musical Achievement

​The Standards of Musical Achievement is for all levels of learners. Your teacher will carefully craft each lesson to create robust educational experiences. The SoMA program develops musicianship at the pace of each learner to ensure that each milestone is met successfully.

Here are some examples of what you can expect in your lessons:

  • Personally tailored lessons for each student.
  • Learn foundational skills. Included are scales, technique and music theory.
  • Introduction to new musical genres and styles
  • Developing music appreciation
  • Learning music theory and how music is structured
  • Discovering a students musical voice through expression and musicality
  • Preparing for auditions, performances, and working on general stage presence
  • Finding a passion and all around enjoyment of music
  • Flexibility in scheduling

As the premier online music school, TMLA has partnered with MusicFirst ™, the leading comprehensive music education program specifically designed to provide the user with a range of integrated music tools, software, and resources.

Included in your personal MusicFirst Classroom
  • Auralia – The most comprehensive ear training tool available. There are 59 topics in Auralia®, divided into seven groups: Rhythm, Intervals & Scales, Chords, Harmony & Form, Pitch & Melody, Repertoire and Musical Elements. Auralia® covers all your ear training needs with real audio and notation, linked to relevant curriculum.
  • Musition – Music theory software, suitable for students of all ages and levels. Become an expert at reading sheet music, recognizing time signatures, notating rhythms, understanding intervals, matching keys signatures and more.
  • A robust curriculum of music topics and concepts that correspond with individual state by state standards such as the National Core Arts Standards and Virginia Music Standards of Learning.
  • Access your weekly personalized lesson plan in your custom classroom/calendar for easy reference and review.
  • Access to an extensive course and content music library so you can choose from a broad range of courses, units, lessons and assessments curated by professional music educators.
  • Calendar to keep track of lessons, assignments and assessments.
  • Subscription to In Tune monthly magazine.

Lessons start at $195/month. Family discounts are available.

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Be a part of our tradition of excellence.

The Music Loft Academy’s goal is to make a difference in the lives of every student we teach. It is our desire to foster the development of each student’s unique voice, creativity, and self expression. We do so utilizing innovative technology alongside a team of passionate music professionals whose focus remains on fostering your musical talents.

Whether it be through private lessons, classes, festivals, competitions, performances, or webinars, our focus remains on fostering your musical talents.

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Become part of our tradition of excellence. We invite you to explore our exceptional faculty and programs to discover the many ways you can achieve your goals with The Music Loft.

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