San Mateo Studio

53 West Hillsdale Blvd. San Mateo, CA 94403
Phone: 650-312-8060
Store Hours:
Sun: 11:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Mon-Fri: 10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Sat: 10:00 AM - 8:00 PM

Studio Hours:
Sun: 11:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Mon-Fri: 10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Sat: 10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
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Certified In: Guitars, ProAudio, Accessories, Keyboards, Drums

Events Calendar

Oct 24 Halloween Jam Night! 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Oct 25 Recording Made Easy for Pro Tools: Week 4 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Oct 25 Group Guitar Lesson 10:15 AM - 11:15 AM
Oct 29 Pedalboard Customization 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

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Art McConnell
Studio Instructor
Teaches: Drums

My early private drumming instructors were the ones who inspired me to pursue my passion and shaped me into the musician that...
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Mickey Martin
Studio Instructor
Teaches: Drums, Guitars, Accessories

My name is Mickey (Mick if you prefer) and I’m a Sales Associate in the Guitar Department here...
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Erik Frank
Studio Instructor
Teaches: Guitar, Ukulele, Bass

The examiner called him “Guitar Hero Erik Frank”.  He has played in many bands with various styles of music from...
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Ron Keith
Studio Instructor
Teaches: Guitar, Keyboards, Bass, Vocals, VocalsInstructor

My name is Ron Keith and I'm a multi-instrumentalist originally from Philadelphia. My first introduction into music was as a singer....
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Ari Levine
Studio Instructor
Teaches: Recording, DJ

My name is Ari Levine.  I am a recording and music technology instructor here at Guitar Center.  I have been involved...
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Dan Vo
Studio Instructor
Teaches: Bass

My name is Dan Vo, and I'm a bass instructor here at Guitar Center Studios in San Mateo. I've been playing bass for six...
Kate Martin: Halloween Jam Night October 24th!! Halloween Jam Night October 24th!!

    Join us for a Halloween-themed jam night on October 24th, from 7-9pm!

    ~Featuring candy, costumes, and Halloween tunes!~


    Put on by our very own GC Studios, jam nights are a fun and casual way to meet and play with others. All jam nights are free and instruction-based, and led by our awesome and friendly GC Studios instructors.


    Considering signing up for lessons? This is a great way to meet some of our staff and check out what our program has to offer!


    All instruments, and musicians of all ages are welcome. GC Studios students will have priority from 7pm - 8pm, and we will then open it to the public from 8pm - 9pm. Costumes encouraged! Hope to see you there!


    - Kate



    For more information, feel free to call the San Mateo studio at (650) 312-8060.