Take private music lessons in-store or online.
We have the largest selection of instructors nationwide. Tell us about your lesson needs, select the instructor that best fits you skills & schedule your lesson.
Buy lessons now or call our Lessons Consultants at 888-664-1016 to help you schedule.
It’s time. Start your musical journey now.
As the #1 provider of music lessons nationwide, if you want to learn how to play an instrument, we can teach you how. Students of all ages & abilities take more than 2 million lessons every year from our hand-selected, veteran instructors.
Select your preferences
Choose the day, time and location that fits your schedule! Plus choose in-store or online lessons.
Pricing options for every skill level & budget.
All ages & skill levels welcome! Our music lessons are tailored to your needs.
We offer lessons for anyone 5 & up. Find the perfect instructor based on musical interests and availability. Master your craft & have fun!
- Take top-selling guitar and piano lessons!
- String instruments including violin, viola, cello & more!
- Over a dozen band instruments including drums, trumpet, flute, and more!
- Voice lessons
- Need an instrument to get started? Rent one today.
The best instructors. The safest environments. The happiest students.
We adhere to the strictest safety measures for both in-store & online classes.
- All instructors passed background checks.
- Masks & health screenings are required for all instructors, students and employees. Your temperature will be checked in-store.
- Online safety with private Zoom links that are recorded*.
Personalized music lessons to ensure the best experience.
Every instructor has significant performing & teaching experience. They’re friendly, fun & compassionate to make you your best.
Two Lesson Lengths
Choose lessons in increments of 30 or 60 minutes.
In-store lessons allow our experienced instructors to teach hands-on, while live online lessons are convenient!
Pick your instrument, and pair yourself with an instructor that fits your schedule. Consistency is key, so weekly lessons are encouraged.
Personalized Lesson Plan
Based on your personal goals, your instructor will develop a lesson plan & offer consistent feedback to make sure you’re always progressing.
Meet the instructors who will inspire & encourage you.
Jazz up your days, or rock out at night. Our instructors will have you playing like a pro in no time.
Dave has been performing for 45 years & teaching for 18 across acoustic, electric, bass, slide, and lap steel guitars; banjo; mandolin; ukulele; harmonica; dulcimer; & theory in Rock, Jazz, Classical, Blues, Country.
Ryan has been performing for 12 years, teaching for 10 across flute, clarinet, all saxophones, oboe, & bassoon in Classical, Latin, & Jazz genres. He is a graduate of the University of Akron, with a Master’s from the University of South Carolina.
Having studied at the Peabody Conservatory & Chicago’s Columbia College, Terry has been teaching and performing jazz and classical sax, clarinet, oboe, and bassoon for 30 years.
A graduate of the Berklee College of Music, Christopher has been teaching jazz and classical saxophone & clarinet for 27 years.
Frequently Asked Questions
Before you make the decision to purchase music lessons at Music & Arts, we understand that you might have more questions. Hopefully you find answers below, but if not, get in touch with us!
- Purchasing Online
I purchased lessons online. What’s next?
If you pick your instructor and time slot online, you will receive a confirmation e-mail with your lesson schedule information. If you do not schedule your lesson online, an associate from the Music & Arts location you selected will call you to schedule the lesson. A confirmation e-mail will be sent after the lessons have been scheduled. If you haven’t received an email, please call our customer service number at 888-731-5396 and we can help you.
When I try to order multiple lessons, I get an error message, why?
If you would like to sign-up an additional student, please complete the first student's transaction and then start the process over again for each student.
Why do you need my zip code?
We ask for your zip code so we can provide the prospective student with the nearest location that has a teacher available to teach the instrument you have selected.
- Cost & Payments
How much do music lessons cost?
Lessons range in price from $23 to $39 for a 30-minute lesson, depending on the type of teacher you request and your location. In addition, there is a $30 non-refundable registration fee for new students to activate your account.
When is my lesson payment due and how do I pay?
Tuition and registration fee are due at the time of purchase, in advance, for the following four lessons. After purchasing your first lessons package, your next subsequent lesson tuition will be billed twenty-two (22) calendar days after the date of your first lesson. Thereafter, lessons tuition is billed every four weeks. For example: A student that takes their first lesson on January 12th will be billed their next lesson tuition 22 days from January 12 (i.e., February 3) and every four-weeks starting from February 3 moving forward. Lesson accounts are set up on EZ Pay.
Is a credit card required?
Yes, a credit card is required.
- Our Lessons
What instruments do you offer?
We offer the following music lessons: banjo, baritone, bass clarinet, bass guitar, bassoon, cello, clarinet, flute, French horn, guitar, mandolin, oboe, percussion, piano, piccolo, saxophone, string bass, trombone, trumpet, tuba, ukulele, viola, violin, and voice lessons.
What platform is used for online lessons?
We use Zoom. You will receive a personalized, secure link before your online lesson, which is recorded for safety.
As a parent/guardian do I need to remain in the store while my child takes lessons?
An adult parent or guardian must accompany any student under 12 years of age upon arrival and departure from every in-store lesson. You may leave during the lesson, but we ask that if you choose to leave the store during your child’s lesson, please be sure to return on time. Your child’s safety is of the utmost importance.
Is the lesson studio closed on holidays?
The lesson studio is closed on the following days, and your credit card will not be charged: New Year’s Day, Easter Sunday, July 4th, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day. Make-up lessons may be available.
- Refunds, Rescheduling & Canceling
What is the refund policy?
Tuition fees may be refunded in full prior to the delivery of any instructional services, with written notice received within 24 hours of your initial registration date (which may be provided at the designated email address).
What if I need to reschedule any of my lessons, or I accidentally missed a lesson?
To cancel or reschedule a lesson at no cost, you must provide at least 24 hours prior notice. We will reschedule your lesson subject to instructor availability. If you do not show up for a lesson or if you do not provide adequate notice, you will be charged for the missed lesson. For more details, please see the Terms & Conditions.
How do I cancel lessons?
To cancel your enrollment, and to terminate your lessons, you must provide written notice to store management, which may be provided by email (at the designated email address), prior to the upcoming billing date of the subsequent month.
Still have questions?
We’re happy to help. Fill out the form & we’ll get back to you within 24 hours.
PARENTS: If you are signing your child up for online lessons with us, please read this first. Music & Arts takes the safety and protection of students and instructors very seriously, which is why our online lessons are recorded.
The recordings, which may capture the voice and image of your child, are stored using Zoom’s Cloud recording service and are only accessible to authorized Music & Arts employees and our legal counsel. Neither students nor instructors have access to the recordings. Online lesson recordings are stored by Zoom for the safety and protection of our students and instructors, to monitor for quality control, and to assist us in the defense of any legal claims.