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?

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

Geoffrey

Northern Virginia

“The staff is incredibly accommodating to all of my scheduling needs, and they’re always available to provide me with help, inspiration, or simply a friendly conversation with fellow music-lovers.”

Kelly B.

Piano and Voice Instructor, Forbes Music Company

“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

“My kids used Forbes music teachers for 5 years now. They are excellent, the recitals are fun, also the staff is very easy to deal with, have good payment options. Recommended!”

Veronika

Westchester, NY

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

“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 cannot recommend Forbes enough. I was interested in taking jazz lessons and learning some more theory. I can’t thank the Forbes staff and my instructor enough.”

Forrest

Northern Virginia

“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

“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

“Top notch organization and group of music professionals. Had a great experience from reaching out for information to scheduling and taking lessons.”

Marquett

Northern Virginia

Upcoming Online Group Classes

18
Jan
6.30pm - 7.20pm ET

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January 18, 2022

Learn All-Time Classic Guitar Riffs

AC/DC, Led Zeppelin, Hendrix, and more! This is why you fell in love with guitar. Learn how to play the best guitar riffs of all time.
24
Jan
6.00pm - 6.50pm ET

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January 24, 2022

Easy Pop Song Covers for Piano

Learn songs by Taylor Swift, Bruno Mars, Adele and all the Disney favorites. Play pop cover songs, even with limited or no experience.
31
Jan
6.00pm - 6.50pm ET

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January 31, 2022

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!

Meet a Few Of Our Teachers

Stefanie

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

Mike

Saxophone, Flute, Clarinet, Oboe, Music Theory, Improvisation, Instrument Repair

Erik

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

Stefan

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

Linda

Clarinet, Piano, Saxophone, Flute, General Music, Music Theory

Joseph

Voice, Piano, Music Theory, General Music

Ashley

Voice, Piano, Music Theory, General Music

Collin

Voice, Musical Theatre, Piano, Keyboard, General Music, Music Theory

Alice

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

Kelly

Voice, Piano, Songwriting, 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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