Accepting Camp Registration

Foothills Music does not have a cut-off date for camp registration: (see camp link on right under information)

Intro-to-Piano: 8/15-8/19 9:30-11:30
Orchestra: 8/22-8/26 9:30-12:00

We understand that scheduling early can be difficult, so if interested, we are happy to have you come music, there are never too many musicians!

Give us a call at:  425-753-0820 or email

Cello Convoy - it's all about that Cello!

A unique non-audition learning and performing opportunity for cello players of all ages and abilities! 

Ensembles are created based on experience and ability, to showcase the  diverse sounds and voices produced by the cello.

Students may enroll at the beginning of each quarter.

Example of music learned will be traditional Bach and Mozart, as well as contemporary arrangements of Adele.  Performances will be on a quarterly basis at Merrill Gardens in Woodinville.


Where:  Foothills Music Academy  13120 177th Pl NE Woodinville WA  98072
When:  Monday Evenings 7:00-8:00 ( performance on last rehearsal of each quarter)
Tuition: $120 per quarter  (Fall: Sept 12-Nov 28   Winter: Dec 5 - Feb 27   Spring: Mar 6 - May 22)
Experience:  At Least 1 year experience.  Need not be enrolled in a school program.
Director: Cathy Lowell - Northshore String Teacher

To Register: 
Call:  425-753-0820  or Email:

All our best,

Catherine and Faculty

Foothills Music Academy
 offering:  piano, voice, violin, viola, cello, orchestra , percussion
 serving:  Duvall, Monroe, Redmond, Carnation, Woodinville

Summer Camp Time...

We are looking forward to another fun summer session!

The Orchestra Camp is a great way to make sure your instruments and you are ready for the fall!

Please call or email to register

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Why Foothills Music Academy...

-  individualized curriculum including:
     * autistic-spectrum students
     * MTNA syllabus
     * state fine art school credit for private lessons

-  collaborative musicianship opportunities

- professional musician-faculty

-  locally owned

- can begin lessons anytime

School Accreditation - get school credit for private lessons!

FMA has the capability to provide fine art credit for private music instruction.

We have an established syllabus that includes quarterly testing, practice record, theory, varied musical literature, technique and performance.

Contact director for further information

Youth Orchestra ...

Why Foothills Youth Orchestra?

We are a non-competitive, non-audition collaborative youth orchestra that not only provides opportunities for stringed instruments but also for percussion, piano and harp.

We do require at least 1 year of school or private lessons.

All of our instructors are professional performing musicians currently involved in local symphonies and orchestras
as well as string instructors in the Northshore School District.

Our members are encouraged to take chances in a safe environment and help one another.
The orchestra's philosophy  is: "We are only as strong as our least experienced player"

Performances: 3 a year, so always rotating music

Where:  Foothills Music Academy  13120 NE 177th Pl Woodinville, WA  98072
When: Tuesday evenings 6:30-8:00 
Tuition: $120 per quarter.  (Fall: Sept 12-Nov 29  Winter: Dec 6 - Feb 28  Spring: Mar 7-May 22).
Requirement: 1 year experience.  Students may enroll at any time.
Director: Cathy Lowell - Northshore String Teacher

To Register:  call 425-753-0820 or email:

Example of Music we play:  Best of Queen, Halo 3 alongside Classical Beethoven and Baroque Telemann

Advanced Chamber Group performing at Merrill Gardens

All our best,

Catherine and Faculty

Foothills Music Academy

 offering:  piano, voice, violin, viola, cello, orchestra , percussion

 serving:  Duvall, Monroe, Redmond, Carnation, Woodinville

Private Instruction Offered

At Foothills Music Academy we offer the following private instruction:

Piano - Keyboard - Voice

Violin - Viola - Cello

Theory - Composition

Youth Orchestra 

All levels and ages welcome!