The Sweet Music Studio was founded in 2009 by Adam Sweet, a fiddle and mandolin instructor from South Hadley, to provide private and group music lessons for all ages, studying all genres. Mr Sweet has a BA and Certificates in Music, Violin Performance and Chamber Music Coaching from the New England Conservatory of Music, the Keene Institute of Music and Related Arts, the Center for Chamber Music at Apple Hill and Hampshire College. An expert in working with older/returning students, the average age of his studio is 55.
Sweet has been performing and teaching throughout the Pioneer Valley since 1986. In addition to his work with the studio, Mr Sweet is the founder and director of The South Hadley Mandolin Orchestra (a local chamber ensemble), and Celticado, a traditional Irish wedding duo.