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
Larry London Clarinet, Saxophone, Piano
Classical, Popular
$60/hour 10 and up Berkeley
Ondine Young Violin, Viola, Piano, Tin-whistle, Recorder, Choir
Historical Baroque, Classical, and beyond . . .
$60/hour (sliding scale available) 3 and up Richmond
David Schofield Organ
$30/half hour, $50/hour All ages San Francisco
Lyn Giovanniello String Bass - beginner to advanced
Suzuki, Classical, Popular
$35.00 per lesson and up All ages San Rafael
Phyllis Plotkin Piano
$43.75 for a 45 minute lesson, or $175.00 a month 6 and up Oakland
William Neely Voice
Classical, Opera, Legit Musical Theater
$65/hour 17 and up San Francisco
Hazel Cheilek Viola, Violin
Whatever it takes to love and enjoy playing
$35/half hour 5-50 Mountain View
Raeeka Shehabi-Yaghmai Voice
Classical, Musical Theatre, Jazz
10 and up San Francisco
Teresa McCollough Piano, Composition
Classical, New Music
$100/hour All ages Santa Clara
Katrina Wreede Viola, Violin, Composition
Classical, Jazz, Original Music, Composition
$60/hour, typically every other week 9 and up Napa Valley/Wine Country