Private Music Lessons In-Home Or Online With Teachers You Can Trust

Explore in-home or online music lessons for every instrument and a variety of topics, all with the best music teachers. 

Highly Recommended and Community Trusted

Trusted Since 2003

Here at Forbes Music Company, we teach life’s greatest lessons. Our music lessons and group classes allow students to nurture their love of music while developing skills, building confidence, and promoting happiness.

We provide private music lessons, both in-home and online, with amazing teachers who will inspire passion, creativity, and a deeper enjoyment of music that goes beyond the notes on the page. Not yet ready for private lessons? Try an online group music class instead!

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More Smiles

Fun, friendly, award-winning music teachers who will inspire you.

Fastest Progress

Your goals are our goals. We deliver expert guidance and support!

Most Flexible

Multiple schedule plans, discounts, and private or group options.

Highest Approval

Voted "Best Of" in Music Education and Multi-Triple Crown Winner!

In-Home Private
Lessons

We work with students of all ages, from beginners to advanced, to bring a personalized music lesson experience right to your door.

Online Private
Lessons

The ultimate in convenience, we go the extra mile to make sure your online music lesson experience is the best you’ll find anywhere.

Online Group
Classes

Join other students, and explore exciting topics and interests in online group music classes, hosted by top Forbes Music teachers.

Discover Music Lessons Of All Kinds

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“Philip is such an amazing trombone teacher. We are so lucky he was able to work with our son. It kept him up to speed during pandemic!”

Irena

Westchester, NY

“I have been a teacher with Forbes Music for years. The company is fantastic. Forbes gives teachers scheduling freedom and they do the hard part of finding students so I can maintain a consistent paycheck. Anybody looking to teach should consider working through this company.”

Mike S.

Guitar Instructor, Forbes Music Company

“I love having the freedom and flexibility to design my schedule, create lesson plans, and work with my fanatic students that Forbes has connected me with.”

Nica S.

Piano And Songwriting Instructor, Forbes Music Company

“My kids love the lessons. Great teachers and flexibility in schedule. Overall, very dependable service.”

Geoffrey

Northern Virginia

“The office staff is extremely accommodating. One of the greatest things about FMC is they connect students with teachers. This allows the teachers to focus on doing what they do best, teaching music.”

Nick L.

Guitar Instructor, Forbes Music Company

“My son says Ashley is the best voice coach he’s had! Thank you for sending her our way. She is fantastic!!”

Pam

Connecticut

“Working with Forbes has given me the wonderful balance of having the personal freedom to call the shots, while retaining the luxury of having a team in place to support me when I need it.”

Garet R.

Guitar and Piano Instructor, Forbes Music Company

“In this new weird stage of life we are all in, Skyping for piano lessons is going well. Thanks to you and Adrian coordinating. It is a welcome addition to our day – and really nice to see a familiar face.”

Kate

Connecticut

“It has been a pleasure working with both the administrative staff and students. My students at Forbes Music are dedicated, hard working, and passionate about their music education.”

Geraldine V.

Piano and Voice Instructor, Forbes Music Company

“As a teacher, it is a wonderful experience to work with Forbes. Their professionalism handling all the logistics and administrative work allows a teacher the peace of mind to be able to purely focus on our students and the wonderful gift of music making.”

Gretchen E.

Voice and Piano Instructor, Forbes Music Company

Upcoming Online Group Classes

20
Sep
6.00pm - 6.50pm ET

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September 20, 2021

Learn Easy Guitar Favorites

Play tunes & build repertoire. Learn songs you love, from Beatles, Bob Dylan, Taylor Swift, to all today's pop artists! Requests accepted!
21
Sep
7.00pm - 7.50pm ET

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September 21, 2021

Common Chord Progressions In Popular Songs

Learn the most common chord progressions found in all styles of music, and master the building blocks that go into playing songs you love!
24
Sep
5.30pm - 6.20pm ET

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September 24, 2021

Play Rock Guitar Hits!

Rock out with classic and new hits! This week, learn Bon Jovi's massive hit Livin' On A Prayer, and get a highly accurate, detailed transcription of the song.

Meet a Few Of Our Teachers

Niko

Piano, Improvisation, Music Theory, General Music

Nick

Guitar, Drums, Improvisation, Songwriting, Music Theory

Jacqueline

Piano, Flute, Voice, Music Theory, Improvisation, General Music

Phillip

Trombone, Trumpet, Other Brass, Piano, Music Theory, General Music

Zoë

Bass, Cello, Violin, Viola, Guitar, Piano, Songwriting, Improvisation, Music Theory, General Music

Daniel

Cello, Violin, Viola, Bass, Guitar, Piano, Improvisation, Music Theory, General Music

Kristen

Voice, Music Theory, General Music, Songwriting

Ethan

Guitar, Piano, Bass, Songwriting, Improvisation, Music Theory, General Music

Lizzie

Voice, Guitar, Ukulele, General Music, Music Theory

Harlan

Piano, Keyboard, Drums, Music Theory, General Music
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Highest Client Happiness Index™

Forbes Music has the highest client Happiness Index™ in the industry and gives you the confidence to know you’re in good hands. With proven results and satisfaction, Forbes Music Company provides an unmatched private lessons experience either in-home or online, with the best teachers anywhere. We go beyond the notes to teach some of life’s greatest lessons.

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