About Us

Welcome to the Music Education Center of Charlottesville, Virginia!

For over 37 years, the MEC has offered quality education and a passion for music to children, teens, and adults in Charlottesville. Today, more than twenty instructors offer private and comprehensive group classes at MEC’s four-acre campus near the Charlotesville-Albemarle Airport. Some 600 students attend classes each week with the experienced and enthusiastic staff.


If you or your child would like to learn more about music, while building confidence and having lots of fun, call MEC about the many opportunities available!


Crissy Hawthorne, Owner/Director

Nancy Wilbert, Administrator

Kiley Taylor, Assistant Administrator

Information: call (434) 973-1032 or email us here.

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