Superpower of the Song, based in Oakland, California,  is a worldwide music education business and collaborative network inciting creativity,  inspiration and social imagination to shape a culture of empathy, courage, and heart. We empower adults and children by providing high quality music instruction on all kinds of instruments, offering numerous learning and performing opportunities with goals that surpass developing a cadre of skilled musicians. Our ultimate aim  is to ensure that students who attend our programs come to connect with the heart through music , to strengthen their voice in the world and create positive impacts through the creative projects and collaborations they pursue.


Music is more fun with friends

PIANO , PERCUSSION & VIOLIN instruction (instruments provided on site)

  • Small Groups, ages 5-13

  • FUN & Educational

  • No Experience Necessary

  • Jam Sessions, Music Games, Healthy Snacks, Outdoor Playtime

  • End of week party and performance

  • After care available

  • Professional Instructors

    Our Oakland Hills morning sessions are now open for enrollment for the weeks of:

June 3rd - FULL

June 24th - Still enrolling

July 22nd -FULL

Camp is Monday - Friday from 9 am -12 pm. On Fridays we have a performance and party starting at 11:00 for parents and friends to come and enjoy. After care is available with an additional fee. Please let us know ahead of time!

Location: A private home in the Oakland Hills

To enroll please fill out our registration form here

$100 is due at Registration (via check or Venmo)

$250 due April 30 , 2019

Sliding Scale for Financial hardship. Please inquire for more details.


Meet our Oakland Hills Instructors:

Kadie Kelly, Piano, Founder of Superpower of the Song

Debbie Spangler, Violinist, Silicon Valley Symphony

Ward Spangler, Principal Percussionist, Berkeley Symphony

After School Piano Preparation Class - Piedmont, East Wing


Small Group Piano Preparation Classes - Piedmont

Thursdays, April 25th - May 23rd 2019, 3:30-4 pm

Have fun while exploring musical concepts such as pitch and rhythm, developing musical sensitivity, knowledge of keyboard geography, patterns on the keys, singing, playing songs on the keys, performance protocols and more! Performance for parents during the final class of the session.

Address: East Wing of 802 Magnolia Avenue, Piedmont, CA 94611.

Cost $180

Register here

Meet the Instructor:

Fanya Imholtz, Piedmont Recreation Site Instructor


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Fanya is a musician and artist from Oakland who has played piano for 14 years, taught at Piedmont Recreation programs for 4 years and is working toward her BFA at Pratt Institute in visual arts.

Leon Hu, Piano Preparation Instructor,Joaquin Miller JCC Kids Club site

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In his words:

I took private classical piano lessons for 7 years starting when I was 5 years old. Around the age of 14, I picked up the guitar and focused on learning that instrument for several years. As I got older, my music tastes spread through many different genres of music, including jazz, rock/metal, Brazilian, and various forms of electronic and digital sound art.  I currently perform and release albums with my band in the bay area. Since I was a child, music was the easiest thing for me to love and appreciate, I never had to try to do it.  Beyond technical ability, I truly hope that I can impart that same effortless love of music to my students.

After School FUNdamentals of Percussion Classes


FUNdamentals of Percussion Classes - Piedmont and JCC East Bay, Oakland

Piedmont Class now enrolling Mondays April 15-May 20th, 4:15-5 pm

Enroll through JCC After School - Oakland to participate at that site

What does happiness sound like? Rain? Cooperation? Have fun while finding out at Superpower of the Song's NEW FUNdamentals of Percussion Class. We will focus on body percussion, bongo drums, tambourines, maracas and more. We will also incorporate mindfulness practices at the beginning and end of each class. Your student will have fun exploring rhythm, teamwork, and other musical games during this session which will culminate in a performance the last day of class. Classes are Mondays form 4:15-5 pm starting April 15th through May 20th 2019.

East Wing of 801 Magnolia Avenue, Piedmont, CA 94611

Cost: $100

Sign up here

Meet the Instructor:

Sarah Morgan


In her words:

“I’m a drummer and guitarist with an undergraduate degree in Popular Music and a master’s degree in Music Therapy. I grew up in the UK and last year relocated to the East Bay where I've had the fortune of meeting countless amazing musicians and good people.

As a drummer I have extensive experience of performing and recording in bands of various genres (blues, pop, country, folk, heavy rock, disco, funk, acoustic singer-songwriter). I have toured the UK and Europe, gigged in California and New York, and am featured on several bands’ albums. Music is a huge passion of mine and I believe that learning a musical instrument offers students a chance to grow emotionally, mentally, cognitively, physically, and socially - as well as to have fun!”

 Summer Percussion Camp - Berkeley

Our afternoon sessions, 1 - 4:00 pm, at the JCC Berkeley Studio site will be offered the weeks of:

June 17

June 24

This camp will be taught by Sarah Morgan and focused on percussion instruments, movement, mindfulness and play. Click on the desired date to register.

Cost: $250 plus before or after care.

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