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

Audio Production

Can’t find what you’re looking for?

“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

My grandson is loving his lessons. I was skeptical with virtual at first, but it seems to be working. Phillip is a great teacher and very patient with such a young student. Thanks for everything!

Angela

Atlanta

“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

“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

“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

“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

“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

“My teacher has been incredibly helpful. My voice has noticeably changed. I had a performance last weekend and woke up the next day ready to sing again. This was huge – I normally lose my voice! Very grateful to have her incredible ear and talent every week.”

Autumn

Westchester, NY

“I absolutely love working for FMC. The company feels like a family that I’m proud to be a part of and the whole admin team has been a pleasure to work with.”

Ethan S.

Guitar and Piano Instructor, Forbes Music Company

“The entire experience was great! We loved your professionalism, promptness, clear rules, kind and human touch, and Garet was so very nice, polite, competent and truly amazing motivating the kids and moving them forward.”

Lenka

Northern Virginia

Upcoming Online Group Classes

7
Dec
5.15pm - 6.05pm ET

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December 7, 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!
8
Dec
6.00pm - 6.50pm ET

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December 8, 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!
11
Dec
1.30pm - 2.20pm ET

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December 11, 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!

Meet a Few Of Our Teachers

Leah

Voice, Piano, Musical Theatre, Songwriting, Music Theory

Stefan

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

Aquila

Voice, Piano, General Music

Nick

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

Kelly

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

Nicole

Violin, Piano, Guitar, Music Theory, General Music

Sarah

Drums, Percussion, Voice, Piano, Songwriting, Improvisation, Music Theory, General Music

Rebecca

Voice, Musical Theatre, Piano, Guitar, Songwriting, Music Theory

Adrian

Bass, Guitar, Piano, Music Theory, General Music

Nick

Guitar, Drums, Improvisation, Songwriting, Music Theory
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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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