About Main Street Music Studios

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Main Street Music Studios offers private music lessons in 10+ instruments, as well as world-class recording studio services, from our home in Brewer, Maine.

With instructors who are proud to be working musicians and accomplished artists, plus a full-service, high-end recording studio suite that has welcomed artists such as Pentatonix, Main Street Music Studios helps people of all ages and abilities make themselves heard through the beauty and power of music.

Want to get started on your musical journey? Or are you a company or artist looking to a company or artist looking for that national sound? Contact us today!

Our Services

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Main Street Music Studios offers private music lessons, a complete suite of recording and engineering services, and events and classes in one combined, modernized location.

Our music lessons are available to all ages and ability levels in 10+ instruments, provided by instructors who are working musicians.

Our recording studio helps artists and organizations produce inspiring music.

Our Location

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We are located at 379 South Main Street in Brewer, Maine.

Our location includes a high-end, full-service recording studio.

Our studio space is regularly used for events and classes featuring local experts and nationally-known performers.

We also offer private instruction rooms, where our five teachers provide instruction in 10+ instruments.

Our Founder

Andrew Clifford, music producer, engineer, instructor, DJ

Main Street Music Studios was founded in 2008 by Andrew Clifford.

Originally working from a converted retail space in Bangor, Andrew’s focus on mentorship and community helped Main Street Music Studios expand into its current location in Brewer, Maine in 2014.

In addition to being Owner & Founder, Andrew is also the lead producer / recording engineer and an active private lessons instructor.

Meet our Music Teachers

Andrew Clifford

Percussion, Recording

Andrew Clifford, music producer, engineer, instructor, DJ


Cello, Violin, & Viola

Andria Bacon, private music instructor, wearing a red shirt

Jeremy Shirland

Guitar, Bass, & Ukulele

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Lanissa Nadeau

Woodwinds / Piano

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Photo of Brian Nadeau, trumpet instructor, smiling and wearing a black suit jacket and black shirt.