Explore a new instrument or using your voice and get the guidance you need with private lessons.
Enrolling for Lessons: Choose a teacher or instrument below and request private lessons online using either the new student inquiry form or the current student inquiry form*.
*Use the new student inquiry form, if you don’t have an online registration account.
You can also call the branch at which you’d like to study for recommendations.
Recommended Ages to Begin:
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We recognize that every student has unique interests, abilities, and potentials. Talk to a registrar if you would like to explore exceptions to our starting age guidelines.
Instrument Rental: CMC offers low-cost instrument rental.
Tuition Assistance and Discounts: Available for all CMC classes and programs. Group class and ensemble tuition is reduced by 50% for those students currently taking private lessons at CMC. Learn more.
Exam Preparation: Some CMC teachers offer exam preparation support. Exams include the Music Teachers Association of CA – Certificate of Merit, Associated Board of Royal Schools of Music (British), American String Teachers Association, Royal Conservatory of Music (Canadian), Entrance Exams for Conservatories, AP Prep, and the Junior Bach Festival.