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
Frank Ryken Tenor
Classical, Show, Folk, Pop
$50/hour Elementary, Middle School, High School, Adult
8 and up
Walnut Creek, CA 166.01 mi
Stephen Cannon Tenor/Guitar/Piano
Classical, Broadway, Jazz
$35 half hour/$60/hour 11-100 Pleasant Hill, CA 166.57 mi
Carokina Lugo Spanish dance, Flamenco, Latin Fusion Private class/$60, Semi-private/$120 Elementary, Middle School, High School, Adult
7 and up
Pleasant Hill, CA 166.57 mi
Carol Greenley Piano
Classical, Popular, Show, Jazz, Student's interest
$65/hour Elementary, Middle School, High School, Adult
Beginner through advanced, adult also
Pleasant Hill, CA 166.57 mi
John Speers Oboe, English Horn
Classical
$35/hour, $20/half-hour Pre-School, Elementary, Middle School, High School, Adult
All Ages
Lafayette, CA 167.11 mi
Laura Lee Violin, Piano Call for information Pre-School, Elementary, Middle School, High School, Adult
4 and up
Lafayette, CA 167.11 mi
Cheryl Blalock Soprano
Classical, Opera, Broadway, Pop
$75/hour Middle School
12 years through adult
San Mateo, CA 167.35 mi
Yvonne Ho-Massey Piano
Classical, Pop
Range $42-65 depends on program Pre-School, Elementary, Middle School, High School, Adult
3 and up.
San Mateo , CA 167.35 mi
Stanley Luu Piano
Classical
30 min. $45, 45 min. $60, 60 min. $75 Pre-School, Elementary, Middle School, High School, Adult
All Ages
San Mateo, CA 167.35 mi
Inessa Zagorov Piano
Classic, Romantic
$50/hour Elementary, Middle School, High School, Adult
Children to Adults
San Mateo, CA 168.88 mi
Aurelio Torres Piano Elementary, Middle School, High School, Adult
4 and up
San Mateo, CA 168.92 mi
Elizabeth Ingber Piano
Classical
Elementary, Middle School, High School, Adult
Children and Adults
San Mateo, CA 168.92 mi
Scott Blakley Bassoon
Classical, modern, and punk (why not?)
70 per hour Adult, Elementary, High School, Middle School
12-100
Oakland, CA 169.19 mi
Sara Usher Classical, all purpose! 80 hr/65 - 45 mins/45 - 30 mins 7 and up Oakland, CA 169.19 mi
Lenora Warkentin Flute
classical
$65 per hour/$50 per 45" Elementary, High School, Middle School
7 and up
Oakland, CA 169.19 mi
Amy Brodo Cello, Baroque Cello, Violas da Gamba, Piano
Classical, Baroque
$85/65/45, 1 hour, 45 minutes, 30 minutes Adult, Elementary, High School, Middle School
7 and Up
Oakland, CA 169.19 mi
Richard Mathias Clarinet, Saxophone, Flute, Composer
Classical, Jazz
$72 per hour Pre-School, Elementary, Middle School, High School, Adult
All Ages
Oakland, CA 169.19 mi
Tamara Miller Lyric mezzo-soprano
Classical, Musical Theatre, Opera
60$/hr Elementary, Middle School, High School, Adult
5 - 50
Oakland, CA 169.19 mi
Hadley McCarroll Piano
Classical
$70/hour, $50/45 min, $35/half hour Elementary, Middle School, High School, Adult
5 and up
Oakland, CA 169.19 mi
Eleanor Cohen Voice (soprano), Piano
Classical, Musical Comedy
$60/hour High School, Adult
16 and up
Oakland, CA 169.19 mi