To prepare aspiring musicians for today's contemporary music market by utilizing practical education and personal attention through re-evaluation of methods. Provide opportunities for students to succeed through the development of discipline, technique, versatility, theoretical knowledge, and confidence to be the highest caliber industry professional.
HISTORY:Founded in 1998, CCM originally operated under the name "Pasadena International Music Academy." In 2007, PIMA became CCM under the supervision of Grammy Award-winning recording engineer Reggie Dozier and legendary trombonist Wayne Henderson, founder of the Jazz Crusaders.
CCM is known for its nurturing environment. Courses are taught by a distinguished faculty of highly-acclaimed music industry professionals who will help you develop discipline, technical skills, theoretical knowledge, versatility, and a confident
The six-quarter 90 credit (Vocal) Associate of Science Program is based on a practical teaching system that develops technical, creative, and professional vocal specific techniques while also exposing students to broader musical knowledge.
WHY STUDENTS GO HERE TO STUDY:
1. To educate and prepare students for music industry careers
2. To maintain high rates of student retention and program completion
3. To provide students excellent support through student services
It is convieniently situated near the Gold Line Metro rail and the 210 134 and 110 freeways, providing you with access to all major destinations in Los Angeles. Pasadenas first class characteristics make it an ideal location for you, You can choose from a variety of comfortable accomodations.
WHY I CHOSE THIS SCHOOL:
Mainly because they have good vocal lessons and I just love music and singing.
Even though I don't plan on going to college, this would be the one I would go to.