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We carry the largest inventory of music lesson books and more in North County!  We have a huge variety of lesson books. You can get everything you need for music lessons in San Diego County right here at Forté Academy of the Arts! We are your #1 location for music lessons, music lesson books, products, and more in North San Diego County!


Not only do we have a great selection of music lesson books, but we also have music lesson planners, and accessories for the instrument you love to play!

Looking for something? We can get it for you fast. We are happy carry for you every thing need for music lessons.  Break a string?  No problem, because we have what you need. You can purchase whatever you need when you come to class.

Dunlop Tortex Standard Guitar Picks Tortex picks are carefully designed and manufactured to give the characteristic maximum memory and minimum wear that made the original tortoiseshell famous. Dunlop's Tortex guitar picks are available in a variety of shapes and gauges. $7.19/dozen.


D'Addario is the world's largest manufacturer of strings for musical instruments. Many top guitarists won't play any other brand. D'Addario EJ15 Phosphor Bronze Extra Light Acoustic Strings Single-Pack $6.99  5 Star Rating. Regardless of your playing style, D'Addario has a string set that's right for you.  Our Ernie Ball strings are also top sellers. Stop by today to pick up what you need.


World-renowned as "The Player's Choice" among guitarists of all genres and styles. EXL strings are wound with nickel-plated steel, known for it's distinctive bright tone and reduced fret wear. EXL110s are among D'Addario's most popular round-wound, nickel-plated electric guitar strings. D'Addario EXL110BT Balanced Tension Lite Electric Guitar Strings Single-Pack $5.99 5 Star Rating. 


Ernie Ball 2" Poly Strap Length adjusts from 38" to 68" so anyone can find a comfortable height. Features 2"-wide Polypropylene webbing, Ernie Ball logo stamped in gold print, and black leather ends $6.49 

We have a huge variety of lessons books available for piano lessons, guitar lessons, voice lessons, drum lessons, bass lessons, sax lessons, and violin lessons. We carry Faber, Alfred's, Bastien, Hanon, JFH, Hal Leonard, Mel Bay, Tommy IGOE, Strictly Strings, and Suzuki just to name a few. Teachers will use a well rounded approach which includes technique, lesson, performance, theory, pop repertoire, etc. Our teachers will write down your weekly assignments in a student lesson planner. This is a great way to remember exactly what to practice and for there to be good communication with parents.  We also carry music flash cards, theory workbooks, and chord books to make learning fun and easy.


The Super Snark 2 Clip-On Tuner is even more accurate than the original. It's faster to react to vibrations from the headstock, and also has a higher definition screen that's easy to read. Appropriate for professional applications.


Features:  Faster than the original, High definition screen, The most accurate Snark yet.



The SN-2 is created with a built-in microphone, so it doesn't require direct contact with your instrument. You can clip it to a microphone stand, music rest, wherever, and it will work just fine. It also features a Tap Tempo Metronome, Flat Tuning and Transpose options, as well as a High Sensitivity Vibration Sensor for when it is clipped on your instrument.

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