Music Teachers for Private Lessons

Taking private lessons is a great way for students of all ages to set goals, build confidence in a new instrument, stay motivated, and learn quickly. Our new search tool helps you find music teachers who offer private lessons in the San Francisco Bay Area. For more detailed information about an instructor, just click on the teacher’s name.

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Name Instruments/ Style Rate* Ages City
Jeffrey Sykes Piano, Vocal Coaching, Chamber Music Coaching
varies advanced high school through professional Alameda
Deanna Said Violin, Viola
$60/hr 4 to adult Alameda
Clio Tilton Violin, Viola
Modern Classical, Baroque
$35/half hour, $60/ hour, additional travel fee. 3 and up San Francisco
Michael Graham Cello
Classical, Other
80 / 65 / 50 All ages Oakland
Sabrina Brown All voice types are welcome
Classical, operatic, contemporary, jazz, pop, rock
$75 per hour, $45 per 1/2 hour 10-80 years are welcome San Francisco
Nicholas Isaacs Piano, Theory
45/60 mins $60/80 6-25 Santa Clara
Mark Tuning Voice, trumpet (basic), theory, sight-singing
Classical, Jazz
$40 (30 min), $55 (45 min), $70 (60 min) 13 and up, adult Oakland
Jesse Shepherd Beginning/Intermediate Piano, Beginning Voice
Piano: Classical; Voice: Classical, Folk, Theatre
Piano: $30/30 Minutes; $60/Hour; Voice: $60/Hour Ages 7+ Santa Rosa
Ariane Cap Piano, Violin, Voice, Guitar, Drums, Bass, Improv/Theory
Classical, Jazz, Pop/Rock, Gospel
$35/30 minutes and up (depending on subject) 6 (or younger with testing) to adult and seniors Vallejo
Ellen Glikbarg Shea Beginning to advanced voices
Classical, musical theatre, jazz, legitimate
$1/minute= $60/hr. $45/45 min. $30/30 min 12 and up San Carlo