“Preservation Through Music Education”


Welcome to OPC!

Summer Campus in East Oakland
College Coliseum Prep Academy
East Oakland Youth Development Center

OPC Returns to Art & Soul!
12th & Broadway Stage
3pm Frederick Douglass Youth Ensemble, ZimFuse Marimba Ensemble
4pm  -  August 21st OPC will honored with a Key to the City


 Explorations in Music 
OPC Founding Director, Angela Wellman, introduces a young student to the drum set.



OPC is Hiring!
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OPC In the News


In 2005,  Oakland Public Conservatory of Music (OPC) was founded to create an accessible, affordable, and culturally relevant music education. It is a place for Oakland residents to learn and connect through music.

“I attended two conservatories and both were very eurocentric. Few people looked like me and I wanted to create a space that embraced the musical backgrounds and heritages of all the different communities throughout Oakland,” said Angela Wellman, OPC’s founding director, who recalls the organization’s beginnings in 2005. . . continue reading


 Westlake Middle School Fall 2016


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