Dr. Samee Griffith
Owner and Instructor


Welcome to Star City Music Studios! Located in historic downtown Miamisburg, Ohio, we offer private voice and instrument lessons on all major instruments, including piano, guitar, clarinet, oboe, and trumpet. We also offer early childhood music classes for children ages birth to five, and group and academic enrichment classes for all ages. Beginning Fall 2017, we now offer instrument rental and purchase through our partnership with Kincaid’s Music.

At Star City Music Studios, our goal is to offer quality music instruction to the greater Miami Valley, including Centerville, Dayton, Farmersville, Franklin, Germantown, Miamisburg, Springboro, and West Carrollton. Whether you’re just beginning your musical journey or are looking to further refine your skills, you’ll find the teacher you’re looking for and the type of lesson that meets your needs right here. Use the menu at the top of this page or the quick links to the right to get started.


SCMS Students SHINE During Virtual Federation Festival

Congratulations to all of our students who participated in the 2020 National Federation of Music Clubs District Festival! We had 24 students perform in 27 events, and in the events where students received ratings, they were awarded 25 superiors and 1 excellent, a phenomenal achievement!

Upcoming Events

Summer Hybrid Term Begins June 1st

We are OPENING for regular summer lessons on Monday, June 1st! We have been hard at work preparing the physical studio space to safely and responsibly host students again, and will be publishing a full explanation of our new policies in the next few days.

Studio Calendar

There are no upcoming events.

Get To Know Us

Our Location

Office Hours
by appointment

We’re located at 20 N. Second St., next to the Miamisburg Craft Mall and across from the Miamisburg Civic Center. While we don’t hold regular office hours, we’re happy to make an appointment with you! Just call us at 937-265-2164, or you can e-mail us at lessons@starcitymusicstudios.com or visit our contact page.

Instrument Rental

through Kincaid’s Music

We are pleased to offer instrument rental and purchase through Kincaid’s Music of Springfield! Contact us for more details.

Our Featured Instructor

Delaney Linkhart, flute and saxophone

Delaney earned her Bachelor’s Degree in Music Education from Wright State University and is a staff member of the Miamisburg Marching Band. Click here to schedule an assessment today!

Our Featured Class

Musikgarten: Nature’s Music

Designed for children 18 months to 3 years old, Nature’s Music uses the changing natural world to explore basic musical concepts. Click here for more information and to register.

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