Marin Conservatory of Music


Experience the

Joy of Music

Award-winning music education

Now accepting applications for  Fall 2021 for certain programs

Getting Started

Start on your path to discovery

Experience a connected learning sequence.  Our full-breadth curricula encompasses theory, history, and performance.  Marin Conservatory of Music offers its students an intimate, supportive environment to excel in their areas of study.  With access to great instruments and state of the art technology, students are given an immersive experience to develop their own musical voice.

Explore the Programs 

Little Mozart Program

For Ages 3 - 6

For our youngest students with accompanying parent.  Learn age-appropriate music and get started with your musician's identity.

Prelude Program

For Ages 7 - 17

A powerful, exciting program that gets students learning quickly using compelling lesson books, state of the art technology and .

Intermezzo Program

For Intermediate Players (out of method books)  

Join our innovative program and along with a classics background, play what you like, we will support you!

Cadenza Program

For Adults of all Ages

Returning to music after a break? Or just starting out? We can get you playing in no time!  

Aria Program

For advanced studies, refine your technique, play outstanding repertoire, and realize your highest artistic potential in our vibrant musical environment. 

get to know a bit about

Our Team

Mae McLean

Piano Instructor

Passionate about teaching piano, Mae graduated from U.C. Davis and has been teaching piano for more than 30 years. Wife and mom to 3 children, as well as a competitive dressage rider, when not teaching or performing, Mae can be found with her horse or out on the trails with the family's Cocker Spaniel.

Marin Conservatory of Music is Hiring

If you love working with young children, you have a passion for the beauty that creating music brings, you live to see your students excel, and you crave bringing students along on a musical journey, we are looking for you.

Your Career at MCM
Can Mrs. McLean be my piano teacher forever?
I love everything about my piano lessons!
I receive a thorough approach, great technical training, interesting repertoire, and excellent teaching. 
Marin Conservatory of Music is located in

Corte Madera

In Marin County, 10 minutes north of the Golden Gate Bridge and just a couple of minutes off of the 101 Freeway.
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