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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Note to Bay Area music teachers: please fill out this form to be included in our directory.

Title Instruments/Styles Rate* Age Range
Angela Solis Classical, initiation to improvisation Half an hour $60, an hour $80 Adult, Elementary, High School, Middle School, Pre-School
6+
Sarah Goss Harp
Classical, Modern, Celtic
$35 half hour / $45 45mins / $50 hour All
Jack Perla Piano
All Styles: Classical, Jazz, Rock, Popular
80/hr Adult, Elementary, High School, Middle School
5 and up
Stephen Cannon Tenor/Guitar/Piano
Classical, Broadway, Jazz
$35 half hour/$60/hour 11-100
Gloria Chuang, DMA Piano/ Violin secondary
Classical, Improvisation, Jazz
80/hour Adult
age 8-80
Glenda Bates, D.M.A. Oboe, English horn, Baroque oboe, voice, vibraphone, composition, poetry
Classical, Jazz, Contemporary, Baroque, Electro-acoustic
Varies Adult, Elementary, High School, Middle School, Pre-School
all ages
Natalie Raney Cello
Classical, Pop
contact for rates Adult, Elementary, High School, Middle School, Pre-School
4-adult
Morgan Nilsen Clarinet
Classical, Balkan, Turkish, Klezmer, Cumbia
$60/45min, $75/hour: I Bike To You! 9 -96
David Coll $115/lesson (negotiable) Adult, Elementary, High School
Verna Winters Piano, Voice, Cello, Accordion, Acting
Classical, Musical Theatre
$70/hour Piano: 5-adult. Voice: 14 up
Meredith Clark Harp
Classical Harp
$80/hour All ages
Patrick Kroboth classical $80 full hour $50 half hour middle school through adult
Elizabeth Hodge I am a soprano
Classical and Musical Theater
$65.00 per hour 13 and up
Christine Hsia Cello and Piano
Classical
$70/hr, $52.50/45 min 4 and up
Clio Tilton Viola
classical, baroque
$70/hr 4-up
Ross Thompson Please Contact Adult, Elementary, High School, Middle School, Pre-School
5 & Up; Eager Pre-School aged students will be considered after an initial interview
Amy O'Brien Please Contact Adult, Elementary, High School, Middle School, Pre-School
5 & Up; Eager Pre-School aged students will be considered after an initial interview
Lucas Chen Please Contact Adult, Elementary, High School, Middle School, Pre-School
5 & Up; Eager Pre-School aged students will be considered after an initial interview
Jerry Gerber Keyboard
Classical, modern, electronic, many other styles
$70.00 per hour High-school to retired people
Jerry Gerber Keyboard
Classical, modern, electronic, many other styles
$70.00 per hour high-school to retired people