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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“The company really cares about its teachers and the staff makes sure to know both teachers and students on a personal level. I am so grateful for such an incredible and fulfilling experience!”

Gretchen E.

Piano and Voice Instructor, Forbes Music Company

“They have a significantly better starting pay than their competitors. I also seamlessly transitioned to virtual lessons as a result of Covid-19, and my pay has not been affected.”

Ethan S.

Guitar and Piano Instructor, Forbes Music Company

“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

“Very professional and fun-spirited music teachers. The company is efficient and well organized. We love Forbes!”

Sarah

Westchester, NY

“We had an excellent experience. She was able to connect with Adam remotely and he really stayed engaged and learned a lot.”

Susan

Westchester, NY

“When the pandemic hit, Forbes quickly adapted online. Not only did this help music teachers stay financially stable during unprecedented times, but allows students to continue learning.”

Nica S.

Songwriting Instructor, Forbes Music Company

“I recommend Forbes to all of my friends! They do the hard part of vetting quality teachers and working with your schedule. They make it easy for us as a family to remain dedicated to having our child learn an instrument and love it!”

Vanessa

Westchester, NY

“We had a great experience with Forbes music and I’ll be happy to recommend you to anyone. We enjoyed lessons and all of your teachers were top notch. When a teacher couldn’t commute to us any longer or moved on from Forbes, you guys made sure that a high quality replacement was available for us in short order. I appreciate everything and so does my son.”

Stephen

Long Island, NY

“Nica has been a wonderful, talented teacher.  She is always willing and able to answer my questions and I have learned a lot from her. She is a delightful person as well and we have fun during our sessions.”

Patty

New York, NY

“I was so impressed and delighted by the experience I had! I was thoroughly impressed by the experience and would highly recommend to anyone looking for music lessons. I grew in confidence in just three lessons!

 

Tesni

Connecticut

Upcoming Online Group Classes

22
Oct
5:30pm - 6.20pm ET

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October 22, 2021

Learn Easy Modern Bass Lines

Learn the rockin' Bass parts for pop, rock, and funk tunes! Dive into slap bass and various techniques you find in modern bass lines!
27
Oct
6.00pm - 6.50pm ET

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October 27, 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

Nica

Voice, Piano, Songwriting, Improvisation, Music Theory, General Music, Audio Production

Hannah

Voice, Piano, Clarinet, Music Theory, General Music

Ernest

Guitar, Piano, Bass, Keyboards, Drums, Improvisation, Music Theory, General Music

Nick

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

Stefanie

Saxophone, Clarinet, Flute, Woodwinds, Improvisation, Music Theory, General Music

Aquila

Voice, Piano, General Music

Dayna

Violin, Viola, Guitar, Piano, Voice, Songwriting, Improvisation, Music Theory, General Music

Joseph

Voice, Piano, Music Theory, General Music

Alice

Piano, Guitar, Voice, Ukulele, Songwriting, Audio Production, Music Theory, General Music

Julie

Saxophone, Clarinet, Flute, Woodwinds, Double Reeds, Piano, Improvisation, 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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