BAMS Studio Space is available for hourly rentals or daily rentals for playing, acoustic rehearsals, recording, and teaching. Reserve online or shoot us an email!*

Bobby Apperson Music Studio is a full-service piano, voice, songwriting, composition, and performance coaching school in Glassell Park / Atwater Village / Eagle Rock / Highland Park, Northeast Los Angeles, California. Bobby has almost 30 years experience in all of the above and is the top-rated teacher on the LA Eastside on Yelp. More about classes >>

Studio Features:

  • Tuned and maintained midcentury Yamaha upright piano
  • Yamaha acoustic guitar
  • M-Audio KeyRig 49 (MIDI keyboard)
  • Ukulele
  • USB microphone
  • Condenser mic
  • Headphones
  • Sonos speaker system with built-in Pandora, Spotify, Google Play music
  • Music library (sheet music, song and fake books)
  • Metronome (your favorite)
  • Bathroom access just down the hall
  • Dining table and couch outside
  • AC and heating; free WiFi and water
  • Privacy and security: your own private, quiet singing, songwriting, playing, recording, and riffing space; set back from the street
  • Owner on-site for any questions or issues, as needed
  • Easy access to the 5, 2, and 134 in Atwater Village; 5 minutes from Silver Lake, Echo Park, Highland Park, Eagle Rock, Glendale, Glassell Park, Mt Washington; 10 minutes to DTLA
  • Perfect for singers, songwriters, pianists, and guitarists with roommates or no access to a piano or private room
  • Ample free street parking; off-street bicycle or scooter parking
  • 1 block to Village Bakery and Cafe, Bigfoot Lodge (bar), Morrison Pub (food); 2 blocks to the Griffin and Tam O'Shanter (pub and restaurant)
  • Available Mon-Saturday, 11am-8pm most days, subject to coaching schedule

Private Solo Rehearsal Pricing

Book online today! >>  /  Write with inquiries or text / call (323) 543-5652 if you don't see the day and hours you want on the calendar (they may be available)

First 60 mins $30
Additional 60 mins $25
Half Day (4 hours, private single person use only) $100

Compare to similar nearby with no piano option / small piano / sound bleed. One studio room means you're the only thing you hear!

Ask about teaching rates for weekly/monthly scheduling and group rates (filming, photo shoots, cowriting, recording)


*TERMS: By booking rehearsal at Songsmith LA, you agree to these terms and conditions. Please, no electric guitar or percussion; acoustic instruments or headphones only, please. Limit 2 people in the space and backyard at one time unless you request specific permission. Booking time subject to availability. You affirm by booking rehearsal time at Songsmith LA that you will leave the studio in the condition you found it, including all items and equipment. Should you cancel same-day, you understand you are responsible for paying for the studio time.