EEI School of Music was created by the world-renowned Elite Education Group and Sandy Climan, top Hollywood producer. Their mission is to give young artists with ambitious dreams the education and artistic training they need.

We are dedicated to training and developing the next generation of professional musicians with an innovative curriculum. In the heart of Los Angeles, EEI  is staffed with some of LA’s top musicians and producers and we are committed to providing students with expert knowledge, and experience in the music industry.

Our programs of study are the first of their kind, as we combine technical knowledge and individual projects, to create a unique professional portfolio for each student.

EEI School of Music also prepares students to enter prestigious universities, by granting them the opportunity to differentiate themselves as exceptional applicants through impressive musical accomplishments. Furthermore, we are partnered with some of the most prestigious educational networks and institutions in the United States, including:

  • Los Angeles Voice Competition
  • Downtown LA Independent School Alliance
  • Elite Prep and Elite Open School (WASC Accredited Blended School)
  • Western Association of Schools and Colleges
  • Center for Future Global Leaders
  • ICL Academy
  • American University Preparatory School
  • The Colburn School

Our mission is to provide students with a challenging academic and artistic environment that promotes professional experience and individual growth in Music. Our students develop the knowledge and skills necessary to unlock their artistic potential by the completion of personal projects of the highest quality.

EEI School of Music gives the student a unique insight in the production of professional products which meet and exceed the standards of the music industry. Our programs are unique, as they focus on every stage of creating music, and give our students a solid foundation for an artistic image. With original singles, covers, remixes, photography, project-specific music engineering, and personal student websites, our programs prepare our students like no other in the United States.

With fully equipped production and recording studios in the heart of Hollywood, we give our students the knowledge and experience to expertly navigate the modern music industry, and help them find their creative core to develop a unique musical identity.

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Nickelodeon's Lance Lim records his Bruno Mars Medley at EEI

Lance Lim, star of Nickelodeon’s “School of Rock”, comes to his fans with a lush Bruno Mars medley recorded at our Hollywood Studios. Lance has starred in Hollywood’s biggest productions including Independence Day: Resurgence, Fresh of the Boat, Anger Management, and is also destined to become a star in Music. We are looking forward to welcoming him to our school!

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EEI - EOS Emerging Performer(36 weeks)

In partnership with Elite Open School™, this program is designed for young artists who are attending high school and want to prepare for a career in entertainment, while sustaining high achievements in general education.

Providing our students with 36 weeks of training, our Emerging Performer program is a visionary combination between blended general education (online/personal mentoring) and state of the art musical training.

EEI school of Music offers two distinct majors in Music Production and Artist Development. With unique classes and specific objectives, both our majors grant our students the highest level of training and lay a solid foundation for their professional aspirations in entertainment.

Just as Elite Education has opened the doors of Ivy League colleges to hundreds of students, our students’ musical achievements make them outstanding candidates for such schools.

This program includes:

  • 480+ Curriculum hours including over 140 hours of private instruction, 200 hours of group classes, and over 140 hours of personal studio time.
  • 10 hours of class per week (Individual and Group classes)
  • 15 hours of recording time with an audio engineer.
  • Two entirely produced Covers or Remixes
  • One entirely produced original single
  • Mixing and Mastering by acclaimed industry professionals
  • Single Promotion and Distribution
  • Professional Artist Photography
  • Single Artwork Design
  • A unique artist website to showcase the student’s music
  • Unlimited personal hours in our recording and production studios *
*  4 hours a week are guaranteed, additional studio time is subject to availability.

Sample Curricula

Music Production (Ideal for Producers and Beatmakers)

10 hours of class per week:

  • Music Production | 3 hours of private instruction
  • Sound Design | 2 hour of private instruction
  • Home Studio Engineering and Mixing | 2 hours of group instruction
  • Instrumental Study | 1 hour of Private Instruction
  • Ear Training | 1 hour of group instruction
  • Harmony and basic keyboard skills | 1 hour of group instruction

Artist Development (Ideal for Singers and Performers)

10 hours of class per week:

  • Vocal Development | 2 hours of private instruction
  • Songwriting | 2 hours of private instruction
  • Dance | 2 hours of group instruction
  • Instrumental Study | 1 hour of Private Instruction
  • Ear Training | 1 hour of group instruction
  • Harmony and basic keyboard skills | 1 hour of group instruction

For a full list of our offered courses, visit our community section.

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Semester Program(12 weeks)

This 12 week program is ideal for students who have limited availability and want to make the most out of their time studying music. The condensed curriculum and shortened duration allows for both flexibility and achieving their objectives.

Also including the construction of an artistic portfolio including original music, promotion, and a personal website with materials, this program grants both the training to develop an artistry and the foundation of an artist image and brand.

This program includes:

  • 6 hours of class per week (Individual and Group classes)
  • One entirely produced original single
  • Mixing and Mastering by acclaimed industry professionals
  • Single Promotion and Distribution
  • Professional Artist Photography
  • Single Artwork Design
  • A unique artist website to showcase the student’s music
  • Unlimited personal hours in our recording and production studios *
*  2 hours a week are guaranteed, additional studio time is subject to availability.
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Sample Curricula

Music Production

6 hours of class per week:

  • Music Production | 3 hours of private instruction
  • Sound Design | 1 hour of private instruction
  • Ear Training | 1 hour of group instruction
  • Harmony and basic keyboard skills | 1 hour of group instruction

Artist Development

6 hours of class per week:

  • Vocal Development | 1 hour of private instruction
  • Songwriting | 2 hours of private instruction
  • Instrumental Study | 1 hour of Private Instruction
  • Ear Training | 1 hour of group instruction
  • Harmony and basic keyboard skills | 1 hour of group instruction

For a full list of our offered courses, visit our community section.

Accelerated Single Program(5 weeks)

Available to students who have already received some technical training in music production, this accelerated program focuses on the release of an original single over 5 weeks.

This program includes:

  • 5 hours of class per week (Individual and Group classes)
  • 5 hours of recording with an engineer in our studios
  • One entirely produced original single
  • Mixing and Mastering by acclaimed industry professionals
  • Single Promotion and Distribution
  • Professional Artist Photography
  • Single Artwork Design
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Sample Curriculum

5 hours of class per week:

  • Music Production | 2 hours of private instruction/production sessions
  • Songwriting | 1 hour of private instruction/writing sessions
  • Vocal Development | 1 hour of private instruction
  • Harmony and basic keyboard skills | 1 hour of group instruction

5 hours of recording the final week

For a full list of our offered courses, visit our community section.

Community Program(4+ weeks)

Our community program offers access to the top-level training we offer, our studios, and the chance to be part of the EEI Creativity community. Curriculums start at 1 hour of class per week, and come in numerous variations in accordance with each student’s’ interests. On top of classes, students are able to purchase studio time and a variety of add-ons to meet their objectives.

Available Add-ons include:

  • Additional instruction (Individual or in Group)
  • Personal Studio Time
  • Recording time (with or without an EEI engineer)
  • Single Production (all inclusive)
  • Mixing and Mastering of non-EEI projects
  • Professional photography
  • Artwork Design
  • Promotion and Distribution
  • Professional Artist Photography
  • Single Artwork Design
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Courses offered:

  • Music Production
  • Beatmaking
  • Sound Design
  • Songwriting
  • Lyric Writing
  • Home Studio Engineering and Mixing
  • Advanced Mixing Techniques
  • Electric Bass
  • Piano/Keyboards
  • Guitar (Acoustic/Electric)
  • Rap Skills
  • Vocal Development
  • Music Theory
  • Advanced Music Theory
  • Harmony and Basic Keyboard Skills
  • DAW – Protools
  • DAW – Ableton
  • Dance

Tuition and Course Manuals


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