Start Now, Why Wait?

If you are already thinking about applying to LACM in the future, here’s the information you’ll need to know!

LACM offers many different options for High School students to get a head start before applying to college in their senior year. Through our different Summer Programs, Open Houses & Online College Prep Programs, students can experience what it’s like to attend a music college in Los Angeles.

LACM is committed to the successful development of professional musicians, songwriters and producers. Our head start programs offer a small glimpse at the benefits of becoming a full time student. Learn one-on-one from our award winning faculty, take advantage of Student Services and the Career Center lead by industry leading professionals. Sit in on classes, meet faculty & students, and experience some our many Master Classes and Clinics.

Take advantage of these opportunities and click through some of the links below. Want to know what it is like to apply? Fill out a mock application today!


Opens at the start of your senior year (in August)
Asks for biographical info
Can attach video or auto files as required
Includes scholarship essay

Download Sample App Here


All of our programs require an audition component specific to each major.

Your audition samples allow you to showcase your skills and creativity to our faculty and admissions team. You can submit videos or audition LIVE at any of our Open Houses!

Open House

Discover why LACM is a good fit for you.

Audition and get professional feedback!

Experience what it’s like to attend a music school in LA.


Summer Camps

Summer Xperience &
Gordon Goodwin’s Big Phat Band Camp

Open to High School Students
Spend your summer at LACM learning from the Music Industry’s best!

Programs include: Vocal Performance, Songwriting, Music Producing, Big Band and more!


Jump start your LACM Education

Enroll in our Online College Prep Program

Get a head start in our Online Drum, Guitar or Music Producing & Recording Programs. Take college level classes in Music Theory and get one-on-one feed back from our award winning faculty with online Private Lessons!

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Visit LACM

Come take a tour and see our campus located near the Heart of the Music Industry. Meet our admissions counselors, award winning faculty and current students! Check our Calendar of Events to see what’s happening on campus and sit in on our Master Classes and Clinics.

Call and schedule a tour today!

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