School of Music

Quality Lessons For All Ages

(504) 362-1212

"Great having a great music school that can provide a venue for their students to perform in public. Gattuso's is a great place to go and listen to some good music and eat great food! Thanks Andy Hymel's School of Music & Gattuso's!"

~Robert H

"Andy is the man!! Thanks for igniting the musical fire almost 20 years ago."

~Alex C

"I never knew why I was playing what, until Andy showed me, I've been playing since I was 12 and I am still learning with a lot more to learn."

~Harlan H

"He is Mr. Music personified because he knows 'Music Makes the Day'!"

~Carlotta L

Learn About Our Program

Our goal is to educate and develop self-discipline and self-confidence in our students. Studies have shown the positive effects of learning music often results in better school grades, social skills, and comprehensive thinking. We strongly feel that what we do with music education can change lives for the better.










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News and Events

Metairie Music Club’s Piano and Musicianship Festival

March 18, 2024

Congratulations to Mr. Louis Hackett and 19 of his students here at Andy Hymel’s School of Music. Metairie Music Club’s, National Federation, Piano and Musicianship Festival was held on March…

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Tonic Newsletter 2023

December 6, 2023

Changes in 2024 As we come to the end of 2023, we want to thank you all for supporting our mission of teaching music! We have learned a lot in…

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March 2023 Metarie Music Club Festival

March 16, 2023

We are proud to announce that 13 of our students, under the instruction of Mr. Louis Hackett, all received Superior Ratings in the Metairie Music Club Festival held at UNO.…

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It was 20 Years Ago Today!

March 2, 2023

Join us for our 20 year recital celebration! See some of students, staff and alumni perform. Tickets are $10 per person. Get yours today (purchase at the school). Door admission…

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“The Tonic” Winter Newsletter 2022

November 16, 2022
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Gretna Fest Success!

November 4, 2022

Our ensemble and guests did a wonderful job performing at the 2022 Gretna Festival. Thank you to all those who came out to watch. We look forward to being invited…

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