Otis Redding Center for the Arts

Now Accepting Registration for Fall and Winter 2023 Programs!

Private Lessons

Students taking private lessons will gain knowledge in music theory and develop a repertoire to study for the semester in preparation to perform at a recital at the end of every semester. Private lessons are one on one sessions for students ages five and up. Lessons are offered in 30- and 60-minute sessions every week. Parents and students have the opportunity to communicate with instructors to create a schedule that works best for them.

For more information:
Kimberly Kelsey-Epps
(478) 742-5737

Complete the form below to register for our Fall and Winter 2023 Programs

Lessons available in:

  • Piano
  • Percussion
  • Audio Engineering
  • Vocal Performance
  • Violin
  • Guitar
  • Strings

Winter Wonderland Holiday Arts Workshop

December 20-22, 2023

10:00am – 2:00pm at 339 Cotton Ave.

Get in the holiday spirit with our Winter Wonderland Holiday Arts Workshop. Students ages 5-12 will explore their creativity through holiday-themed arts & crafts, music instruction, and more!

Call (478) 742-5737 or email kimberly@otisreddingfoundation.org for more information and to register.

We Write the Songs

We Write the Songs is a workshop designed for students ages 12-18 in effort to equip them with the tools necessary to strengthen their songwriting skills. This workshop explores songwriting techniques, basic music theory, and encourages students to express themselves through music. We Write the Songs intends to enlarge the student’s creative writing journey, opening their minds to go beyond the surface of songwriting, and having the ability to dissect and interpret lyrics and melodies.

Stay tuned for We Write The Songs 2024 information!


The DREAM Team is composed of performers ages 12-18, performing a mixture of classics, soul, and pop. They have performed across the country from the White House to Nashville’s Ryman Theatre to Macon’s International Cherry Blossom Festival, and are available for special events. For more information, email kimberly@otisreddingfoundation.org.

Please note: In order to sign up below you will need to receive permission from our team first.