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
Christopher Mann Classical Guitar
Classical
Rates vary according to lesson types; semester-based tuition Elementary
4 and up
Palo Alto, CA 155.88 mi
Melissa Farley Piano, Voice
Classical, Popular
$80/hour Elementary, Middle School, High School, Adult
7 and up
Danville, CA 157.62 mi
Ilias Chrissochoidis Piano
Classical
$100-150/hr Adult
Preferably adults
Menlo Park, CA 158.00 mi
Sara Styles Classical $70/hour Elementary, Middle School, High School, Adult
6 and Up
Menlo Park, CA 159.08 mi
Molly Rosen Mezzo Soprano
Pop, Broadway, Classical, Rock, Folk, World, Theatre, Sacred, R&B, Children's, Country, Jazz
Varies Pre-School, Elementary, Middle School, High School, Adult
All
Hayward, CA 159.23 mi
Jessica Schaeffer Harp, Piano
Classical, Folk, Popular, Improvisation
$95/hour, $75/45 min. 5-100 years old! Oakland, CA 160.03 mi
Dietrich Erbelding Pianist, Conductor, Diction coach
Classical
$50/hour Adult
19 and up
Hayward, CA 160.03 mi
Marianne LaCrosse Chamber Music Pre-School, Elementary, Middle School, High School, Adult
9-29
Atherton, CA 160.33 mi
Christine Hsia Cello and Piano
Classical
$80/hr, $60/45 min 4 and up Walnut Creek, CA 160.61 mi
Alice Lasky Violin
Suzuki and traditional violin lessons
$60/hour Elementary, Middle School, High School, Adult
4-Adult
Walnut Creek, CA 160.61 mi
Joan Miller All $35 half hour Adult, Elementary, High School, Middle School, Pre-School
4 and up
Walnut Creek, CA 160.61 mi
Alice Lasky Violin
Suzuki and traditional violin lessons
$60/hour Pre-School, Elementary, Middle School, High School, Adult
4 and up
Walnut Creek, CA 160.61 mi
Eric Kujawsky Violin, Viola, Clarinet, Saxophone, Oboe, Conduct
Most styles taught
$40/30 min, $60/45 min, $80/hour Elementary, Middle School, High School, Adult
5 and up
Redwood City, CA 161.63 mi
Eric Morris Tenor and Touchstyle Guitar
Classical, Jazz, Broadway, Rock, Opera, Country
$80/hour High School, Adult
17 and up
San Lorenzo, CA 161.74 mi
Adrienne Malley $75/hr; $65/45 minutes; $50/30 minutes All Redwood City, CA 162.31 mi
Ryan Zwahlen Oboe / English horn
Classical
$75/hr $65/45min $55/30min additional for travel Pre-School, Elementary, Middle School, High School, Adult
any
Redwood City, CA 162.31 mi
Erika Wilsen French horn
All
Please contact for information Elementary, Middle School, High School, Adult
5th grade - adult
Redwood City, CA 162.31 mi
Wendy Hillhouse Mezzo soprano
Primarily classical, with some ccm
Negotiable High School, Adult
16 and up
Redwood City, CA 162.31 mi
Jessica Siegel Harp
Classical, Celtic, Folk, Jazz
$40.00 per half hour Elementary, Middle School, High School, Adult
Age 4 and up
Walnut Creek , CA 162.37 mi
Laura Rubinstein-Salzedo Violin/viola
Classical, Baroque
$75/hour 4-80 Walnut Creek, CA 163.78 mi