F.A.M.E. Yamaha

Music Center

Gloria Leiter is the founder and owner of F.A.M.E. She started F.A.M.E in 1998, and has worked in music education as an instructor, education director, and consultant for more than 30 years. 

Previously, she was the National Director of Education for Sherman Clay Piano Company, one of the oldest and largest piano retailers in the U.S.

For much of her career Gloria has been a national consultant for Yamaha's Music Education Division. Yamaha has a world-renowned music education program, and she worked with Yamaha to develop new curriculum including Keyboard Encounters, a course for students age nine t0 adult.

She has a bachelors of music in classical piano performance from UCLA. 

about the owner

TEACHING IN THE EAST BAY SINCE 1998

let us find the musician in you

F.A.M.E. stands for "Fine Arts Music Education." We believe that everyone has music within them. Thank you for letting us help bring it out!

We are proud to offer piano lessons through the Yamaha Music Education System for students of all ages and levels. We also offer courses in art, guitar and voice. 

‚ÄčIn addition, F.A.M.E. offers several workshops, including: composition, improvisation, music theory and workshops for parents to learn how to practice with your child.


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