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
Frank Ryken Voice
Classical, Show, Folk, Pop
$50/hour 8 and up Walnut Creek
Eleanor Cohen Voice
Classical, Musical Comedy
$60/hour 16 and up Oakland
Magen Solomon Conducting, Voice, Ear-training
Classical; also, singers who think they can't sing
$40-80/hour depending on circumstances 10 and up Oakland
Carol Greenley Piano, Theory, Scales, Chords
Classical, Popular, Show, Jazz, Student's interest
$65/hour Beginner through advanced, adult also Pleasant Hill
Sally Munro Voice and The Alexander Technique
All styles except heavy rock and belt
Please contact for information 10 and up San Francisco
Matthew Rupert Piano, Clarinet
$25/half hour, $45/hour All Ages San Francisco
John Bischoff All voice types
Classical, Musical Theater, World/Folk, A Cappella
$65/hour 15 and up San Francisco
Lynne Funkhouser Clarinet, Saxophone
Classical, Jazz
$40/half hour, $50/45 min, $60/hour 8 and up San Francisco
Katherine Triest Flute, Piano
Classical, Advanced Flute
$60/hour 6 and up Berkeley
Sandra Soderlund Organ, Harpsichord
All periods of classic music
$75/hour All ages Kensington