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About Us

Located in Selma, CA, our private music studio provides a wide range of lesson options to kids and adults. Explore our individual, duo, and group lessons to see which fits your needs best!

WHAT WE DO

Without proper guidance, most children will give up on learning to play an instrument. At Happy Sound Music we provide your child with the music lessons they need to learn and play with confidence!

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Meet Our Team:

Kristopher Magana is the piano instructor and studio manager here at Happy Sound Music. Kristopher has been working as a music instructor for 5 years both in Southern California and the Central Valley. With a Bachelor's in music, he also enjoys composing music on his free time. As well as being an expert music instructor he is also an avid photographer. During his downtime, you will likely find him traveling and exploring California's natural scenery and rural setting.

Piano Instructor & Studio Manager

Kristopher Magana

Fernando Brahms

Guitar Instructor & Assistant Studio Manager

Fernando has been working with students of all ages for 5 years through the after school program. Growing up primarily in the central valley, he helped revive the guitar program at his high school and co-founded the school's guitar club. Fernando is always looking for new and creative ways to inspire students by catering to each student's goals individually. On his down time, Fernando likes to have lazy days watching films and taking scenic drives up in the hills.

Lucia Fonseca

Vocal Instructor & Studio Assistant

Lucia Fonseca, originally from Riverdale, has over 10 years of singing experience. Lucia graduated from Fresno State with a BA in music emphasis on Vocal performance. Her favorite music experience was volunteering in a choir to sing at homeless shelters and veteran homes. She spends her free time learning new skills, exercising, and reading in her free time.  

Andrew Powell

Guitar Instructor

With over 17 years playing guitar and his time aiding students at Fresno City College, Andrew Powell has the experience to educate and improve your ability to play music. Andrew is certified in Commercial Music and is using his free time to compose music while, at the same time, obtaining his associate's degree.

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Joshua Gracia

Music Instructor

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Joshua Gracia is the piano instructor here at Happy Sound Music. Joshua has been working with music students for 3 years. With an Associate’s in music, he also enjoys playing in multiple bands. These bands include the Fresno State Bulldog marching band, the Fresno State wind orchestra, and the Fresno State basketball band. During his free time, you find that he loves to exercise, listen to music, and go on long walks.

Evelyn Sarahi

Accordion Instructor

Eveyln comes from a family tree of musicians. Introduced to music at an early age, her parents taught her how to play various instruments. At 12 years old she decided to focus on the accordion as her primary instrument. Evelyn grew up listening to tejano and norteñas and is a focused regional Mexican musician. Evelyn aims to inspire young women to follow their dreams and stay connected to their roots through her music. 

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