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who we are
Rhum Academy of Music & Performing Arts Center is a music school focused on helping musicians of all levels and ages discover the joy of making music. We offer private lessons on today’s most popular instruments: acoustic and electric guitar and bass, ukulele, mandolin, violin, piano and keyboards, drums and percussion, vocals and more! We offer classes in the most current styles; rock, country, bluegrass, and jazz. Our staff are qualified instructors and professional musicians.

We are the recipients of many awards.

2012 EDGE award from the State of Indiana
2012 Benny Award for Best Downtown Business
2011 & 2012 People's Choice Award for Best Place for Family Entertainment
2013 People's Choice Award for Best Place to See a Live Band
any many more!!!

upcoming events
For more detailed information, click on our Upcoming Events tab.

Student night concerts begin at 7:00pm and have a $5 admission fee. No charge for Rhum Academy students.
Friday, July 17th
Saturday, July 18th
Saturday, August 22nd

RhumFest 2015 - Saturday, August 1 beginning at noon

National Acts - Click here for dates, shows, and ticket prices.

Summer Sonic Explorer Classes
Wednesdays 5:00 to 6:00pm - June 10th through July 29th
Thursdays 11:00 - 12:00 - June 11th through July 30th

Beginning Guitar w/ Gary Rhum
Wednesdays 6:00 - 7:00
June 10th through July 29th

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Rhum Academy of Music
500 West Superior
Kokomo, Indiana 46901

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School Hours: By appointment
Mon - Thurs 9am - 9pm
Friday 11am - 5pm
Sat - 11am -
Sunday - Closed
Store Hours:
Mon - Thurs 11am - 6pm
Friday 11am - 5pm
Sat - By appointment or event
Sunday - Closed