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.

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Name Instruments/ Style Rate* Ages City
Joseph Murphy Tuba, Trombone, Trumpet, Baritone/Euphonium
Orchestral, Solo, Band, Chamber
$40/half hour, $75/hour All Ages San Carlos
Dorothy Barnhouse Voice, basic vocal techniquie for all styles
Classical, Great American Songbook
$75/hour, $100 for 1 1/2 hours High school to mature adult San Francisco
Jill Corbett Tuba
$30/half hour, $50/hour 9 and up Vacaville
Deborah Tien Price Violin, Viola
$80/hour 8 and up San Rafael
Erika Wilsen French horn
Please contact for information 5th grade - adult Redwood City
Troy Davis Oboe, Saxophone, Clarinet
$75/hour All ages Santa Clara
Marianne LaCrosse 9-29 Atherton
Sarah Stiles Piano, Composition, Theory, Musicianship
Mainly classical
Sliding Scale, house calls = $50/45min, $65/hour 5 & up San Francisco
Randy Craig Piano
Jazz, Blues, Rock
$40/half hour 8 and up El Cerrito
Evan Price Violin, Jazz Violin, Improvisation
Jazz, Classical, Folk
$80/hour All ages Mill Valley