Music Lessons in Illinois

Comprehensive list of Illinois based teachers and instructors offering private music lessons.

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Bachelor of Music Ed. - Illinois State University. 45+ years experience teaching flute and piano. Students of all ages study flute and piano with Sally Hoffmann. Top Flutists in ILMEA and Central Illinois area schools. Help with auditions and chair placement. Band and Orchestra Music Solo and Ensemble Prep with Piano Accompaniment provided by her. Online lesson options also available.


Bristol Grove Music is run by professional musicians who are dedicated to sharing their background and experience with their students and clients. We believe that music studies are an integral part of the education of our kids. This often leads to better performance in other areas of academic study.



Violin, viola, cello and piano lessons in your Chicago home. Our experienced teachers travel around the Chicago area bringing great Suzuki and traditional lessons to your home. We have frequent recitals and offer optional group classes and instrument rental.


September special: See if guitar lessons are right for you! Lessons are offered in a friendly and open atmosphere, and are available as either private lessons for 1-2 students, or tiny group classes for up to 10 students. We supply the instruments and a comfortable environment to play in, so all you have to do is walk over and get began.

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Pearl Street is your local source for Instruments - Lessons - Rental - Repairs. Lessons for all instruments available from ages 3-93! Pearl Street Music has the some of the best Instructors available for: Drums, Guitar, Piano, Violin, Bass, Saxophone, Clarinet, Trumpet and Voice. Professional fun instructors in well equipped studios, Lessons are in house and are 1 on 1. (Parents are welcome to sit

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Teaching music lessons to the greater Belleville, IL & St. Louis metropolitan area. With flexible hours for home-school families and house calls. With over 40+ years of music teaching experience Jonathan & Kaycie Cook bring vision, excellence and understanding to your music lessons as well as flexibility and a passion for music training that goes beyond the lesson.


Upbeat Music School is the largest music school in the Chinatown/Bridgeport area of Chicago offering private lessons on piano, guitar, bass, violin, voice, and drums + rock band classes. More students take music lessons here than at any other school in the area. Go to our website to find out why we are the number one choice for music lessons and all the benefits of becoming a student.

  • The school feels like home! The teachers are amazing. My children love this place especially

Music is an art form that can be enjoyed for a lifetime. Music brings people together. When a person learns to communicate through music, they participate in a shared experience that can foster friendships, build community, and inspire. We serve students from Batavia, St. Charles, Geneva, North Aurora, Elburn, West Chicago, Aurora as well as many other cities within the Fox Valley and western suburbs

  • A great school run by great people! Lessons are enjoyable and very informative. Thanks

Founded in 1999, Ms. Amy's Studios provides piano, voice, guitar and music theory lessons. In-home music lessons available (rates vary upon driving distance).


Private lessons in Piano, Violin, Viola and Music Theory in my home by educated and experienced teacher. I welcome students from age 6 through adults at any ability level. I especially enjoy teaching beginners. I am patient, encouraging, motivating and enthusiastic and try to make the lessons enjoyable and productive for both the student and the teacher.

  • My sister and I have been taking lessons with Ms Rosalie for 4 years. One of the many

G.E.Music is a company that devoted to quality education. We provide instructions in piano, strings (including string bass), woodwinds, guitar and voice. All faculty members are highly qualified teachers and musicians. Many have received local, national and international acclaim for their performances. Our extensive curriculum encompasses music theory, ear training, master classes and performance workshops,


The Conservatory of Central Illinois is not-for-profit community music school serving downstate Illinois. Located in downtown Champaign, The Conservatory opened its doors for instruction in August 1986. In the time since its establishment, The Conservatory has taken its place as a leading cultural institution contributing to the quality of life in Champaign-Urbana.


Creative minds offers cheap, fun music lessons for those who want to learn guitar, (acoustic/ electric) bass guitar, or Ableton Live (electronic music production and performance.) Lessons are 25$/hour. Lessons are very intimate, motivational and productive and will produce quick results. Location is at 132 Tay River Dr, Carpentersville, IL, or your preferred location.

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Most people have taken music lessons as a child, but only a couple continued. If you ask someone to recall music lessons they usually have horror stories of mean teachers and hating to practice. Having your parents yell at or threaten you only made it worse! There is another approach to teaching and learning music that is actually encouraging and fun.


Since it was founded in 2000. Garage Band U has provided its students with a critical learning experience that individual study cannot deliver: hands-on group performance. Garage Band U creates a fun and supportive environment where musicians of all ages develop their skills by performing as members of a functioning rock band. Musical confidence and ability grow together and thrive at Garage Band U.


I am an Illinois certified music teacher. I have been successfully teaching school age students how to play the violin, viola, cello and string bass for almost 40 years. My experience with young students gives me the ability to help a child navigate those difficult early years on violin, viola, cello and bass. I know how to help a child reach success at school and to excel. I offer a comprehensive


Mary L Payne Winds is a privately owned music studio providing individualized instruction on clarinet, saxophone and flute for people of all ages and levels of proficiency. Students typically have one lesson per week. Mary L Payne is an enthusiastic and committed teacher, holding a Master of Music degree from Indiana University, with over twenty-five years of teaching experience. Lessons are offered


If you are interested in music lessons for yourself or your child, you have come to the right place! I have been teaching kids and adults of all ages for over twenty years. I offer lessons in the following areas: piano / keyboard, voice, beginning guitar, songwriting / composition / music theory. I teach all styles and genres of music including classical, jazz, and pop/rock.


Private flute lessons for students age 4 through adult. Also flute ensembles and flute choirs, piccolo, and other members of the flute family are taught at FluteKeys Studio. Parents always welcome. One free trial lesson is encouraged. Please see http://www.flutekeys.com in the About FluteKeys menu section for more info.


Guitar lessons from a full-time professional teacher and musician. I teach beginners and advanced students alike. Whether you're a complete beginner just learning the first few chords, or an experienced guitarist looking for ways to improve, I offer instruction to help you move forward.