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The music curriculum at the Los Angeles County High School for the Arts offers all students the opportunity to study music theory (classical and jazz) training from music fundamentals to advanced harmony, perform in large and small ensembles (instrumental and vocal) and study music technology along with film scoring.

To read the full overview of the Music department, visit LACHSA's main site:





LACHSA's music teachers and Music Department Chair serve as mentors who guide and engage the students to understand and fulfill their potential as human beings through the power of music. To view the full list of faculty and read their bios, please click the button below. 

In Vocal Music, all students participate in Vocal Ensemble or Concert Choir. In addition to these ensembles, students have the opportunity to audition for Opera, Vocal Jazz Ensemble and Gospel Choir. First year students take Vocal Fundamentals and Sight Singing. In Instrumental Music, students participate in Orchestra, Jazz Ensemble, Lab Band, Brass Ensemble, Percussion Ensemble, String Ensembles, Piano Ensembles, Woodwind Ensembles and Jazz Combos. Read full course descriptions by clicking the button below:



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The LACHSA Music department welcomes students of all backgrounds and skill levels to apply! LACHSA's admission season is usually open between October and January.


To apply, you must meet a GPA minimum, submit an application, and participate in an audition. For more information, please click below:

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