Hello and Welcome to MMS! 

We are so happy to have you join our incredible family of child students, adult students, and teachers, all pursuing the same thing - the endlessly rewarding pursuit of music! We have an action packed semester planned for you and can’t wait to see how your musical journey unfolds.

Please review the documents linked below before your first lesson!

We created them to make your experience as smooth and comfortable as possible.

1. MMS Events Calendar (to print) or MMS Online Calendar

2. Guidelines & Expectations: for MMS Lower Haight Students // for MMS Mission Students

3. Practice Log - *your teacher will provide printed copies of this log, please fill it out each week* - you’ll be amazed how it helps you stay on track!

4. Practice Star Requirements

5. Piano Store and Piano Tuner Recommendations

6. Practice Article - 5 Tips for Helping your Child Succeed at Piano (and enjoy it too!)

7. Practice Article - Mastering the Art of Practice (for MMS adult students)

Community is one of our pillars at MMS and we hope that you will get involved in our vibrant community. We have several exciting events coming up this semester, including our infamous “Lower Haight Music Nights” (open mic/jam session), Community Outreach performances, Master Classes, Halloween Parties, and Recitals. Please review the calendar and plan to attend as many events as possible! Mark your calendars now! 

To stay up with MMS happenings, and for exclusive offers and invitations,  please like us on Facebook and follow us on Instagram

If you haven’t left us a Yelp review - please do! 

MMS Mission Studio

MMS Lower Haight Studio

This is the #1 way that new students hear about us and we are able to continue to serve as many aspiring musicians in SF as possible!

Thanks and have a wonderful semester. We look forward to seeing you again or meeting you for the first time at one of our upcoming events!

 If you have any questions, or need anything at all, please don’t hesitate to contact us at info@mcallistermusicstudiosf.com, or 415-205-9734.


Ciara McAllister

MMS Founder