We Love Music!

The moment you walk into Coast Music, you know you’re someplace special. From the energy that emanates from the celebrity photo-covered walls, to the headshots and biographies of our dedicated teaching staff, it is very easy to see – that we love what we do!

We teach musicians of all ages and levels. Check out our Classes & Programs page for detailed information about the classes we offer & learn about our teaching staff of working professionals that Coast has to choose from!

One Big Musical Family!

Coast Music is a family business founded in 2004 by Beth and Matt Rohde. The couple strives to create a world-class music school where students of all ages & levels can get the best quality instruction in an inspiring environment. Beth’s sisters, Marti Harris & Angie Deters are also part of the founding faculty at Coast, truly making it a family endeavor!

Matt is a Los Angeles-based keyboardist, Musical Director, Arranger & Composer. He has toured & recorded with a long list of famous artists including Jane’s Addiction, Christina Aguilera, Alanis Morrissette & Prince. Matt was also an Associate Music Director on Fox’s American Idol for ten years & is currently an arranger for The Voice on NBC.

Beth is a Performer, Educator & Music Director. She earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Vocal Performance & Music Production from Berklee College of Music, & a Master’s Degree in Jazz Studies from USC. Beth has a gift for developing talent & helping her clients reach their goals. In 2017, she had the greatest number of applicants win the National Young Arts from a single voice studio!

Marti has a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Michigan where she studied Musical Theatre & holds a Graduate Certificate from the Jazz Studies Department at USC. Leading Coast bands is one of Marti’s true passions where she inspires students of all ages to produce exceptional performances!

Angie works her magic behind the scenes growing Coast Music by leaps & bounds! As the General Manager, she is in charge of operations as well as sales & marketing. Angie has a knack for pairing just the right combination of student & teacher & she loves building a rapport with our Coast families!

Join Our Musical Community!

Coast Music is all about letting our students experience the thrill of live performance in front of an audience, as well as giving the community a chance to see young, talented musicians on stage! From our student recitals, open house and band showcases to fundraisers, carnivals & jam sessions, you’ll never know where you’ll see Coast Music students wowing the crowd. Coast Music students perform at local clubs, festivals, beach concerts, public events, TV, film, theater and more!