Providing Quality Music Instruction

Since 2007

DFMA, Damon Foreman Music Academy was founded by Damon Foreman in 2007.  Damon Foreman graduated from Rutgers University in 1977 with a degree in Jazz Guitar Performance.  He later taught guitar at JazzMobile in Harlem, New York in 1978.  He has taught over 60,000 lessons and clinics over his 30-year career.  His students have gone on to highly successful careers in the music industry and have attended prestigious universities including NYU, Berklee, Cal Tech, Oberlin, University of Miami, and many others.  Students have found employment at the Discovery Channel, Warner Brothers, Major Tours, Entrepreneur Music Production Services, BMI, and one is a Grammy Winner! Damon also has a Master’s Degree in Curriculum Writing and Course Development at the University of Phoenix.  

We offer lessons for the following:

Guitar
Guitar
Bass Guitar
Bass Guitar
Vocal
Vocal
Drums and Percussion
Piano
Piano
Saxophone
Saxophone
Trumpet
Songwriting
Songwriting
Music Production
Music Production
Violin
Violin
Viola
Viola
Oboe
Oboe
Bassoon
Bassoon
Cello
Cello
Banjo
Banjo
Career Development
Career Development

Frequently Asked Questions

We offer instruction from beginners to advanced.  We have professional musicians that take our classes, as well as students just starting out.  

Yes, we do offer our live classes via Zoom.  We are also developing an online class series of supplemental classes to keep students practicing and improving.  

We are developing an online music certification program for students.  Stay tuned for our summer 2021 launch.  

Individual in-person or zoom lessons start at $45 per session, and sessions are 30 minutes each.  We also offer bundles of classes at a discount as well as music camps.

What Our Students Have to Say

Wonderful and talented instructors. Fun and caring environment. Highly recommend.
Alexandra Gonzalez
Google Review
Super music by Damon Foreman Excellent teacher
Ellen Ferguson
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Excellent instructors! - Google Review
David Clickner
Google Review
Todd Butler is an amazing Trumpet Teacher. I really enjoy the lessons at DFMA. Damon has also taken the time to help me with my music production skills.
A. Tucker

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