About MES

MES “MUSIC FOR EVERYONE SCHOOL” IS NON-PROFIT ORGANIZATION AND NON-GOVERNMENTAL ORGANIZATION. IT’S SUPPORTED BY CHARITY MUSIC FUND FROM SOUTH KOREA AND SIR-GUITAR AND OTHER GENEROUS DONATION FROM PEOPLE  AROUND THE WORD. MES LAOS IS DIRECTED BY A LAO DIRECTOR WITH LOCAL STAFF.

our missions

  • want to see people have fun spending their free time learning/playing music
  • help people who are interested in music to follow their interests
  • keep Lao music alive
  • help those who dream to develop/create new music
  • anyone can show off their talents
  • wish to see Lao musicians/bands/music grow in the world
  • give our people to experience real instruments and basic lessons

what we do

  • give FREE  music lessons and FREE use of instruments, both traditional and modern
  • give free basic music lessons of acoustic & electric guitar, ukulele, drums and piano
  • give free basic music lessons of traditional instruments
  • provide a concert or a performance twice a year for students’ parents and friends

our supporters

  • donations of Music Fund (Mfund) from South Korea and Sir-Guitar who donated instruments and needed accessories/equipment to start with and have been supporting some administrations ever since
  • other donations from our visitors, volunteers
  • will you support us, please?

what instruments we have

  • fourteen acoustic guitars
  • fifteen  acoustic ukuleles
  • four electric guitars
  • three bass guitar
  • one electric drum set
  • one keyboard piano

our buildings

  • three classrooms
  • one practice room or Band room
  • an instruments area
  • an office
  • a small cafeteria
  • three bathrooms
  • a kitchen for staff
  • a staff room
  • a parking for motorbikes and bicycles with grean garden and blooming flowers

our classroom management

  • any age can join the class, but 8 years old is the youngest
  • maximum students in each class according to the instruments that we have at the school
  • new students have to start their lessons with either acoustic guitar or ukulele
  • after completing the guitar or ukulele lessons, a student will get a completion certificate and become a Free Level Student
  • to complete the lessons,  a test needs to be taken every Friday but they can also decide to take a test any Friday when they’re ready
  • free levels students can choose to learn any instrument they like and that we have at MES,  and make a band
  • a class is an hour each day and Monday to Friday, but students can stay longer or come for a practice any time if the instruments are available
  • the absence more than three days without any notice will be removed from the attendance list, and will be replaced by pending students

how to support MES

  • technical supports “strings of ukulele/acoustic&electric guitar/bass, sound cables, sound equipment, speakers, amplifiers, mixers, picks, tuners, capos, guitars, ukuleles, acoustic drum set, stuff for office “computers”, earphones, cameras, sound recorders, etc.”
  • Fundraising skills “monetary, fund”
  • Volunteering “assist our Lao teachers to give lessons to the students in classes at MES, or came up with your own lesson plans share it with us

our address

  • Music for Everyone School, Luang Prabang town, LPb province, Lao PDR
  • PO BOX  no: 1157
  • tel: +8562054488853
  • email: mes.laos@gmail.com

volunteering

  • volunteering can be any period of time, an hour, two hours, a day or more. And of course, the longer the better
  • share and show off your music experience with our local Luang Prabang people, both kids and adults
  • spend your happy time in Luang Prabang with us and experience playing Lao music
  • help the locals to play guitar, ukulele, bass, drums, piano, singing, and even dancing

opening Hours

  •              Lessons:      Monday – Friday
  •             Morning:      9:00 – 12:00 a.m.
  •          Afternoon:      12:00 – 13:00/14:00 – 16:00 p.m.
  •                  break:      13:00-14:00 p.m
  •             Evening:      16:30 – 19:30 p.m
  •   Band  Practice:    Saturday – Sunday

contact us

  •             Tel:     030 90 55 06 3
  •     Mobile:     020 5 44 888 53
  •        Email:    mes.laos@gmail.com
  •       Fbook:    Musicfor Everyone School
  •   Youtube:    mes luang prabang

where we are

  • on the way to Tao Hai Temple, Mueng Nga village, Luang Prabang town, Lao PDR
  • cross the old bridge, meet the first crossroad and look at your right hand, follow our small sign or the sign that said Tao Hai temple, follow that way in around 100 metres, we’re on the right

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           THANK YOU FOR YOUR VISIT!!!

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