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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Title Instruments/Styles Rate* Age Range Location Distance
Christian Laremont Classical, Electric and Acoustic Guitar
Classical, Flamenco, Blues, Rock, etc.
Please contact for information Adult, Elementary, High School, Middle School, Pre-School
All ages
Fairfax, CA 193.07 mi
Michelle Sell Classical, Concert, Jazz Harp
Classical, Jazz, Composition
Depends upon the age/instrument, please call/email Adult, Elementary, High School, Middle School
8 and up
Fairfax, CA 193.07 mi
Keith Ridenhour Soprano, Alto, Tenor Saxophone and Bb Clarinet
Classical, Jazz, Pop
$30/half hour, $55/hour (at your home extra) Elementary, Middle School, High School, Adult
10 and up
Sonoma, CA 196.66 mi
Cornelius Boots shakuhachi, Taimu, breath wizardry, bass clarinet, music theory
honkyoku/dokyoku, rock, blues, free improv, classical, original compositions
$80/lesson (60-75 min.) 16-96 Forest Knolls, CA 197.91 mi
Steven Schuster Flute, all Saxes, Double Bass
All styles
$45/hour Elementary, Middle School, High School, Adult
8 and up
Lagunitas, CA 199.39 mi
Valentina Osinski Dramatic Mezzo / Pop, Jazz & R&B Stylist
All styles with an emphasis on classical technique
Upon Request Adult, High School
15 and up
Petaluma, CA 203.01 mi
Beverly McChesney Walter Green, Principal Bassoon SF Opera & SF Symphony (1925-2007) may his memory be for a blessing
Classical
$50 per hour Adult, Elementary, High School, Middle School
ALL
Santa Rosa, CA 209.31 mi
Tyler Lewis Violin
Classical, Baroque, Modern,
$120 per month (30min lesson once a week) Pre-School, Elementary, Middle School, High School, Adult
All Ages, Great with young Children!
Santa Rosa, CA 211.65 mi
Wendy Cilman Cello
Classical
$75/$65/$55 Adult, Elementary, High School, Middle School
7-87
Santa Rosa, CA 213.84 mi
Jesse Shepherd Piano; Voice (Tenor)
Piano: Classical; Voice: Classical, Folk, Theatre
Piano: $30/30 Minutes; $60/Hour; Voice: $60/Hour Pre-School, Middle School, High School, Adult
Ages 7+
Santa Rosa, CA 216.63 mi
Melva Wheelwright Soprano, piano, harp
Healthy voice technique for any style
$30 for 40 minute lesson Elementary, Middle School, High School, Adult
Upper elementary to adult
Santa Rosa, CA, CA 216.63 mi
Carly Nacmanie Piano, Clarinet, Voice: Mezzo-Soprano
I believe in exposing students to all styles.
$30/half-hour, $45/45 min, $50/hour Elementary, Middle School, High School, Adult
5 and up
Santa Rosa, CA 216.63 mi
Dr. Charles Sepos Piano, Music Composition, Music Theory, Music Appreciation
Classical
$220 - $440 per month • Need-based scholarships are available. Adult, High School Santa Rosa, CA 216.81 mi
Ken Tamplin Huntington Beach, CA 232.13 mi
Elizabeth MacDougall Piano
Classical, Basics in all Styles
$50/hour and $25/half hour Pre-School, Elementary, Middle School, High School, Adult
All Ages
Ukiah, CA 263.54 mi