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Maria Staump is an independent musician from San Diego, California. Maria is a composer, performer, and educator. She has written many songs including music from her first album, "Mi Vida Bonita." Maria has also established "The Maria Staump Band," which consists of her husband Tim Staump on drums, Joel Tuttle on lead guitar, Dan Scott on bass, and herself on vocals, rhythm guitar, and piano. The Maria Staump band performs both covers and originals, and has a wide range of influences.

Maria Staump currently has over forty students every week learning guitar, piano, and vocals. She also offers lessons on trumpet, bass, and violin. Maria and her husband both teach out of their in-home studio located in Lakeside, CA.

If you would like to contact Maria concerning lessons, how to purchase a limited edition Mi Vida Bonita album, or are interested in collaborations, please contact her via email at, or by phone at (619)-212-6656

Profile Summary:
Music Educator/ Private Instructor Santee, CA
Compser/ Custom Songs/ Songwriter Santee, CA
Musician/ Performer Santee, CA
Mommy and Me Music Classes Santee, CA
More About Me
Work Experience:
Music Educator: 5 years experience

Composer: "Mi Vida Bonita"

Volunteer: Greenfield Middle School

San Diego Youth Symphony: Copley Symphony Hall 2001-2004

Whisky A Go Go 2008

Rock The GasLamp Show 2008

San Diego County Fair 2008

Channel Twelve Twenty-five: 2008

Private Parties 2008

Whisky A Go Go: 2009
West Hills High School 2004
Degree in Music 2007
Organizations / Affilations:
Staump Productions LLC
Maria Staump is located in Santee, CA and has the following skills: Music Educator/ Private Instructor, Compser/ Custom Songs/ Songwriter, Musician/ Performer, Mommy and Me Music Classes
Music, Event / Party Planning, Childcare, Education
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Music Educator/ Private Instructor

Category: Education
Maria teaches full time. She currently has over thirty students each week that range in age from three to sixty years old. She primarily teaches piano and guitar, however, she does offer bass,trumpet, and violin lessons as well. She is proudly self employed as an independent musician.
Maria is also volunteering at Greenfield Middle School, helping Mrs. K with the beginning and advanced trumpet and mellophone players.
Maria currently has a degree in music, is an ASCAP member, and is a member of the National Association for Music Education.
All lessons are $40.00 per hour, or $25.00 per half hour.
If you are interested in taking lessons, please call Maria at 619-212-6656 or email her at
Relevant Education / Credentials
Degree in Music 2007
Years Experience: 5

Compser/ Custom Songs/ Songwriter

Category: Music
Maria has written music for weddings, birthdays, holiday events, and for many of her own personal projects. She has already finished one instrumental album, "Mi Vida Bonita," and is currently working on her second album, "Breaking The Box," which will be finished in early 2010. Her second album consists of Maria's singer/ songwriter style, and features The Maria Staump Band.

She is available for composing for anyone who may need music for their lyrics, and she can write a custom song for any special event such as weddings, anniversaries, graduations, funerals, birthdays...etc. Please feel free to call Maria Staump at 619-212-6656 for any information concerning pricing, and to hire Maria to write the composition you are interested in her creating.
Relevant Education / Credentials
Degree in Music 2007
Years Experience: 5

Musician/ Performer

Category: Event / Party Planning
Maria can perform live for any special event that you are planning. She can perform classical music,(with the full band or as a solo act): rock music , originals, covers, holiday tunes, wedding songs, blues, jazz, pop, and much more!
Relevant Education / Credentials
Degree in Music 2007
Years Experience: 3

Mommy and Me Music Classes

Category: Childcare
"Mommy and Me" is designed for the stay at home mom who wants to provide a fun and educational activity for their 3 to 6 year old during the week. This will be a service that gives the parent an opportunity to get a hands on experience, learning about how their child learns, how to help them prepare for kindergarten, and how to make learning fun and fulfilling for both parent and child. The service that the parent will be paying for is taking a music lesson with their child.

Cost for lessons:
For one child plus parent...$45.00 for a 45 minute lesson, one lesson per week, recommended four times per month
For two children plus parent... $55.00 for a 45 minute lesson, one lesson per week, recommended four times per month
No more than two children per lesson.
All children must be between the ages of 3 and 6 years of age.
All lessons will be held between 10am and 1pm on a scheduled day of the week Monday through Friday.
Relevant Education / Credentials
Degree in Music 2007
Years Experience: 5