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Founded in 2009, Sterling Conservatory of Music is a school dedicated to the creative enrichment of the community. SCM is Veteran-Owned and Family-Operated. We offer artistic, personalized lessons to students of all ages, levels, and musical backgrounds with an emphasis on creative learning and technique. Our school belongs to the Music Teacher's National Association (MTNA) and Northern Virginia Music Teacher's Association (NVMTA), providing additional recital, competition, and audition opportunities. We offer our own Accreditation Exam, have two Recitals a year, and offer various Course Events annually. Sterling Conservatory of Music is the irresistible choice of Music School in Northern Virginia, standing on integrity and a custom-tailored experience. 

Free trial lesson guarantee, no semester commitments, cancel at any time.

Our students range from ages 4 to 124 years old, from beginners to highly advanced levels. For Adult Students in particular, we are one of Metro-DC's/Northern Virginia's top music centers offering unique Adult-Only Soirées. Our students get to play on our Concert Grand Steinway, Semi-Concert Grand, and 3 additional Grand pianos. SCM faculty are Grammy-winning, international performers, and Carnegie Hall experienced. 

We instill a strong and detailed musical foundation that enables students to become independent learners, with the long-term goal in mind of training students to be diligent in how they learn. Through sharp observation, clear communication and excellence in our fields, we train our students to become self-aware and skilled musicians. 

We Develop Artistry.

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