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DMus Violin tutor providing lessons for all ages
£35/hr
First class free
Benedict
Online
CountyEaling, Park Royal, Perivale,...
SubjectViolin

DMus Violin tutor providing lessons for all ages

I recently obtained my DMus in violin from the University of Maryland. I offer violin and viola lessons to all ages, up to FTCL for violin...
CountyEaling, Park Royal, Perivale,...
SubjectViolin

DMus Violin tutor providing lessons for all ages

I recently obtained my DMus in violin from the University of Maryland. I offer violin and viola lessons to all ages, up to FTCL for violin...
Piano\keyboard and theory teaching. Online or 1 to 1
£30/hr
First class free
Anna
Online
CountyGlasgow
SubjectPiano

Piano\keyboard and theory teaching. Online or 1 to 1

I am currently studying piano at the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland. Teaching for two years with great results. Teaching grades or just fo...
CountyGlasgow
SubjectPiano

Piano\keyboard and theory teaching. Online or 1 to 1

I am currently studying piano at the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland. Teaching for two years with great results. Teaching grades or just fo...
Death metal guitarist with 12 years experience on the instrument. My lessons will be aimed for anyone of any level on guitar
£12/hr
Tommy
Online
CountyOnline lessons
SubjectGuitar

Death metal guitarist with 12 years experience on the instrument. My lessons will be aimed for anyone of any level on guitar

I will teach via video call, like Zoom or Skype. The way I’d teach is first by asking what level/ understanding you would have of the instr...
CountyOnline lessons
SubjectGuitar

Death metal guitarist with 12 years experience on the instrument. My lessons will be aimed for anyone of any level on guitar

I will teach via video call, like Zoom or Skype. The way I’d teach is first by asking what level/ understanding you would have of the instr...
Music theory lessons
£23/hr
First class free
Edgar
Online
CountyBromley London, Beckenham, Bi...
SubjectMusic

Music theory lessons

Years of experience as a 1:1 guitar and piano teacher. I will research whatever it is I might not know and apply it to your lessons using t...
CountyBromley London, Beckenham, Bi...
SubjectMusic

Music theory lessons

Years of experience as a 1:1 guitar and piano teacher. I will research whatever it is I might not know and apply it to your lessons using t...
£20/hr
Ella
Online
CountySwansea, Cwmbwrla, Killay, La...
SubjectBass guitar

I give lessons tailored to the students level and needs when learning bass.

Private lessons that are student led in order to give them the best possible lesson they can get. I have a huge passion for music and have...
CountySwansea, Cwmbwrla, Killay, La...
SubjectBass guitar

I give lessons tailored to the students level and needs when learning bass.

Private lessons that are student led in order to give them the best possible lesson they can get. I have a huge passion for music and have...
Friendly online Guitar Teacher for beginners, based in Glasgow
£33/hr
Calum
5Online
CountyOnline lessons
SubjectGuitar

Friendly online Guitar Teacher for beginners, based in Glasgow

Simple, practical exercises to develop basic guitar skills, from notes & chords, to scales & melodies. All at a pace designed for the pupil...
CountyOnline lessons
SubjectGuitar

Friendly online Guitar Teacher for beginners, based in Glasgow

Simple, practical exercises to develop basic guitar skills, from notes & chords, to scales & melodies. All at a pace designed for the pupil...
I'm an enthusiastic BA music finalist. I'm eager to teach beginner to intermediate guitarists at any age, grades 1-8
£25/hr
First class free
Bob
Online
CountyKingston Upon Hull, Dunswell,...
SubjectGuitar

I'm an enthusiastic BA music finalist. I'm eager to teach beginner to intermediate guitarists at any age, grades 1-8

Having played guitar for 14 years I've learnt from many great music lecturers and guitar teachers especially during my time at university....
CountyKingston Upon Hull, Dunswell,...
SubjectGuitar

I'm an enthusiastic BA music finalist. I'm eager to teach beginner to intermediate guitarists at any age, grades 1-8

Having played guitar for 14 years I've learnt from many great music lecturers and guitar teachers especially during my time at university....
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Music Business and Industry guidance from experienced careers advisor and co-founder of Start-up Music Company. Happy to provide tailored information, advice and guidance to help you achieve your personal, educational and career goals
£25/hr
Abigail Bruce
Verified TutorVerified Tutor
CountyOnline lessons
SubjectMusic

Music Business and Industry guidance from experienced careers advisor and co-founder of Start-up Music Company. Happy to provide tailored information, advice and guidance to help you achieve your personal, educational and career goals

Friendly, one-to-one coaching, providing support and advice for all subjects, levels and sectors. You will receive a detailed action plan,...
CountyOnline lessons
SubjectMusic

Music Business and Industry guidance from experienced careers advisor and co-founder of Start-up Music Company. Happy to provide tailored information, advice and guidance to help you achieve your personal, educational and career goals

Friendly, one-to-one coaching, providing support and advice for all subjects, levels and sectors. You will receive a detailed action plan,...
Vocal coach based in County Durham and online
£9/hr
First class free
Sarah
CountyEsh Winning
SubjectSinging

Vocal coach based in County Durham and online

Impeccably tailored for aspiring vocalists, Sarah Vaughan extends her expertise as a vocal coach, both in County Durham and online. With a...
CountyEsh Winning
SubjectSinging

Vocal coach based in County Durham and online

Impeccably tailored for aspiring vocalists, Sarah Vaughan extends her expertise as a vocal coach, both in County Durham and online. With a...
An experienced Primary School teacher in both state and private schools for over 18 years offering engaging piano and music lesson
£45/hr
First class free
Yuen Ying
CountyPinner
SubjectPiano

An experienced Primary School teacher in both state and private schools for over 18 years offering engaging piano and music lesson

As an experienced primary teacher who has an extensive experience in both state and private school, it has always been my passion to help c...
CountyPinner
SubjectPiano

An experienced Primary School teacher in both state and private schools for over 18 years offering engaging piano and music lesson

As an experienced primary teacher who has an extensive experience in both state and private school, it has always been my passion to help c...
Bass Guitar & Music Theory Lessons | Online & In-Person
£30/hr
First class free
Enrique
Verified TutorVerified Tutor 5
CountyLondon
SubjectBass guitar

Bass Guitar & Music Theory Lessons | Online & In-Person

I've been playing bass for over 25 years. 10 years as a professional player and it has been 4 years teaching in a private academy and 4 yea...
CountyLondon
SubjectBass guitar

Bass Guitar & Music Theory Lessons | Online & In-Person

I've been playing bass for over 25 years. 10 years as a professional player and it has been 4 years teaching in a private academy and 4 yea...
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Experienced online piano tutor with over 10 years of teaching, skilled in music theory, sight reading, and ear training for client
£20/hr
Emman
CountyOnline lessons
SubjectPiano

Experienced online piano tutor with over 10 years of teaching, skilled in music theory, sight reading, and ear training for client

My teaching approach is personalized, interactive, and structured around each student's individual needs and goals, ensuring a comprehensiv...
CountyOnline lessons
SubjectPiano

Experienced online piano tutor with over 10 years of teaching, skilled in music theory, sight reading, and ear training for client

My teaching approach is personalized, interactive, and structured around each student's individual needs and goals, ensuring a comprehensiv...
I teach students from 7 - 60, with an emphasis on tailoring the lesson to the students interests whilst being educational.
£40/hr
First class free
Conor
CountyLondon, East Molesey, Hampton...
SubjectGuitar

I teach students from 7 - 60, with an emphasis on tailoring the lesson to the students interests whilst being educational.

I make a point of keeping the lessons fun and interesting. You can expect the lessons to be tailored to the student’s taste in music with l...
CountyLondon, East Molesey, Hampton...
SubjectGuitar

I teach students from 7 - 60, with an emphasis on tailoring the lesson to the students interests whilst being educational.

I make a point of keeping the lessons fun and interesting. You can expect the lessons to be tailored to the student’s taste in music with l...
I provide 1-2-1 face to face guitar lessons. Come learn your favorite songs!
£30/hr
First class free
Ashley
CountyHemel Hempstead
SubjectGuitar

I provide 1-2-1 face to face guitar lessons. Come learn your favorite songs!

Whether you're a complete beginner or looking to brush up on your skills, Ashley offers tailored lessons for all levels and ages. Ashley wi...
CountyHemel Hempstead
SubjectGuitar

I provide 1-2-1 face to face guitar lessons. Come learn your favorite songs!

Whether you're a complete beginner or looking to brush up on your skills, Ashley offers tailored lessons for all levels and ages. Ashley wi...
Award Winning drummer with 20+ years experience in the industry gives lessons from London based studio and online
£60/hr
First class free
Joost
CountyLondon
SubjectDrums

Award Winning drummer with 20+ years experience in the industry gives lessons from London based studio and online

--- Experienced Drum Teacher Offering Personalised Lessons ---Ready to elevate your musical skills? Whether you're a beginner or advanced,...
CountyLondon
SubjectDrums

Award Winning drummer with 20+ years experience in the industry gives lessons from London based studio and online

--- Experienced Drum Teacher Offering Personalised Lessons ---Ready to elevate your musical skills? Whether you're a beginner or advanced,...
Music Production tutoring for all ages (Ableton Focussed) - Credits include Walmart, BBC, Pandora
£25/hr
Chris
CountyManchester
SubjectMusic production

Music Production tutoring for all ages (Ableton Focussed) - Credits include Walmart, BBC, Pandora

Professional Music Producer with 7 years of experience in music for artists & for film. Credits include Walmart, Pandora, CW Channel, BBC a...
CountyManchester
SubjectMusic production

Music Production tutoring for all ages (Ableton Focussed) - Credits include Walmart, BBC, Pandora

Professional Music Producer with 7 years of experience in music for artists & for film. Credits include Walmart, Pandora, CW Channel, BBC a...
Come learn your favorite songs! 1-2-1 face to face guitar lessons
First class free
Ashley
CountyOnline lessons
SubjectGuitar

Come learn your favorite songs! 1-2-1 face to face guitar lessons

Come learn your favorite songs! 1-2-1 face to face guitar lessons.
CountyOnline lessons
SubjectGuitar

Come learn your favorite songs! 1-2-1 face to face guitar lessons

Come learn your favorite songs! 1-2-1 face to face guitar lessons.
I am a passionate and enthusiastic singing teacher for all levels. I believe learning music gives us many life skills!
£30/hr
First class free
Ellie
CountyGlasgow, Cessnock, Govan, Mar...
SubjectMusic

I am a passionate and enthusiastic singing teacher for all levels. I believe learning music gives us many life skills!

I have experience teaching both 1-1 lessons and group lessons. I give my students the imperative technical foundations of singing which we...
CountyGlasgow, Cessnock, Govan, Mar...
SubjectMusic

I am a passionate and enthusiastic singing teacher for all levels. I believe learning music gives us many life skills!

I have experience teaching both 1-1 lessons and group lessons. I give my students the imperative technical foundations of singing which we...
I give private piano and keyboard lessons according to your needs.
£30/hr
Adeline
CountyHounslow (London), Camden (Lo...
SubjectPiano

I give private piano and keyboard lessons according to your needs.

Private lessons for people of every age group personalized according to your schedule and needs. How can I help you? Get in touch with your...
CountyHounslow (London), Camden (Lo...
SubjectPiano

I give private piano and keyboard lessons according to your needs.

Private lessons for people of every age group personalized according to your schedule and needs. How can I help you? Get in touch with your...
I give Private tuition for aspiring singers and songwriters.
£50/hr
Jewell Charmain E
CountyOnline lessons
SubjectSinging

I give Private tuition for aspiring singers and songwriters.

I give vocal lessons and artist development sessions via zoom. These are personalized according to the client needs. I can also do group se...
CountyOnline lessons
SubjectSinging

I give Private tuition for aspiring singers and songwriters.

I give vocal lessons and artist development sessions via zoom. These are personalized according to the client needs. I can also do group se...

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

🎵 How do I find private music lessons?

You can find private music tutors at music schools but, depending on where you live, this could be quite far from you. The easiest way to find music lessons near you is to contact music tutors directly.

On FindTutors you can filter by city if you want to do face-to-face music lessons. Alternatively you can look for online music lessons. You can also filter by the musical instrument you want to learn, for example if you want private guitar lessons, violin lessons, piano lessons or singing lessons.

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💻 Can I learn an instrument online?

Yes, it is possible to learn music online. Nowadays private tutors can use various digital tools to teach online to make the lessons as interactive as possible. Online music lessons are done with video calls and it is recommended to be in a quiet environment so that the music tutor can hear your voice or instrument. The advantages are numerous; you can find tutors from all over the UK, learn from home and save time and money on commuting.

🎼 What do you learn in music lessons?

Private music lessons teach you how to read music so that you can play the instrument you want to learn. Additionally, you will learn: musical notation, metre, solfège and bar structure. You will also learn to train your ear and to tune your voice, if you take singing lessons.

🤑 How much does a private music lesson cost?

One of the decisive factors when choosing a private tutor is the price of the music lesson. It all depends on the level of musical knowledge you have and also on what you want to learn. For example, piano tutors tend to charge around £28 an hour whereas guitar tutors usually charge around £23 an hour. A base figure for how much private music lessons and dance classes cost is £26 an hour.

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How long do music lessons last?

The duration of a music lesson will depend on a number of factors:

  • Learning a musical instrument: There is no maximum time, but normally each session lasts between 1 and 2 hours.
  • Singing in a choir: A group or choir singing lesson can last up to 4 hours, depending on the number of people in the group and whether there is a performance.

Private singing lesson: A private singing lesson usually lasts between 45 minutes and 2 hours. Beginners should start with less time until they build up the vocal stamina to sing for longer.

Why start music lessons?

A private music tutor can help

Music lessons can help you become a professional musician. You will gain a lot of experience whether you want to join a band, become a music teacher or simply learn an instrument. Remember that it's not just the tutor that will get you there: you have to put in a lot of dedication and hours outside of lessons.

Undoubtedly, what you learn in music lessons will depend on the length of the course you have chosen, whether it is technical, professional or just weekly lessons with a private music teacher. Find out everything you need to know when learning music:

  • You have to learn the history of music. Because music lessons are not just about learning to play. Like any art, you have to understand its history to be able to create something new. On FindTutors you will have the opportunity to meet private music tutors who will explain the history of the musical style you are most interested in, the main musicians, rhythms and melodies, music theory, etc. Get ready to become an experienced musician!
  • Play and sing until you get tired! Practice is the most important part for many singers and musicians. The truth is that you don't learn how to cook without getting "hands-on", nor how to ride a bike just by reading how to do it.
  • Apply music theory. In addition to learning music notation, time signatures and how to understand the universe of music, it is time to apply the theory. The application of music theory is about creating a song of your own, bringing together your references. This is because music is the union of personal experiences, you can create lyrics full of feelings, or sing a song with an accent and slang. 

What is the best age to start studying music?

Contrary to what many may think, the age at which you start studying music is not a limiting factor. It is never too late to practise an instrument or to stop singing in the shower to sing in a choir. In fact, many parents opt for after-school music lessons because they complement what their child is learning in primary or secondary school, but there is no ideal age to study music.

Discover the easiest way to learn music according to age:

Musical initiation for 3 to 4 year olds.

If your child is over 3 years old and you are wondering at what age he or she can start music lessons, the answer is: the time has come! Many of the private tutors on FindTutors are specialised in teaching children and will be able to help your child learn an instrument. Generally, the method starts with body movements to teach elements such as melody and rhythm. The instruments used are mainly percussion instruments, so the private music teacher will teach rhythm with drums, maracas and other objects.

Musical instrument for beginners aged 5 to 6 years old

In general, the best age to learn music is between 5 and 6 years old. This is because children have already mastered the rhythm and melody aspects of music. Music lessons for children of this age consist of producing music on instruments like the piano or recorder. The private tutor can also use games and sensory activities to help your child develop an understanding of musical notes. If you want your child to develop musicality as a hobby or even take up music as a profession, 5 years old is the ideal age to learn music.

Solfège and musical instruments for 7 to 10 year olds

Ssolfège is usually taught at the age of 7 to 10 years. At this stage the child can already read musical notation and understand the theory. Usually in private music lessons the teacher can devote more time to learning solfège, which is very important for later on. The easiest instrument to learn music on is the piano.

Private music lessons, choir and teenage groups

At 11 to 17 years old, young people want to learn a musical instrument in order to join a band, orchestra or choir. The advantage of group music lessons is that teenagers will be more motivated to participate and spend time practising at home. At this age, it is already possible to have a thorough knowledge of the instrument and even to create cover songs.

Music lessons for adults

If you want to learn music as a hobby, there are many benefits to be gained. Music lessons for adults give you the possibility to create a connection with people who like the same thing as you. Or even if you choose to learn music with a private tutor, the lessons will undoubtedly be more dynamic and focused on your goals. Adults have a greater ability to concentrate than children, so in general, music lessons will have a more professional background.