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. 

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Thousands Have Trusted Forbes Music Since 2003

“We teach life’s greatest lessons.” Nurture your love of music with fun music lessons and group classes that develop skills, build confidence, and promote happiness.

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

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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 discover 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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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

“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 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

“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

“Forbes Music Company is very professional. They make lessons very easy, and the teachers and staff are very kind and helpful. Very highly recommended!”

Nicole

Westchester, NY

“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

“The company is efficient in scheduling flexibility while maintaining easy communication for progress reports. Forbes Music operates with a high level of professionalism and are always open to feedback.”

Geraldine V.

Voice and Piano Instructor, Forbes Music Company

“Being an instructor for Forbes Music Company has been the best experience. Their support for their staff transcends to the success we as instructors are able to deliver to our students.”

Kelly B.

Voice and Piano 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

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

Sarah

Westchester, NY

Upcoming Online Group Classes

26
Oct
6.30pm - 7.20pm ET

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October 26, 2020

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!
2
Nov
6.00pm - 6.50pm ET

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November 2, 2020

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.
7
Nov
11.00am - 11.50am ET

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November 7, 2020

Guitar For Kids!

This is Guitar For Kids! Get introduced to the guitar, focus on the basics, and learn easy songs that you know and love! All levels welcome.

Meet a Few Of Our Teachers

Shayna

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

Niko

Piano, Improvisation, Music Theory, General Music

Ethan

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

Julie

Saxophone, Clarinet, Flute, Woodwinds, Double Reeds, Piano, Improvisation, Music Theory, General Music

Sarah

Voice, Piano, Music Theory, General Music

Ernest

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

Connell

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

Joseph

Voice, Piano, Music Theory, General Music

Jacob

Bass, Guitar, Piano, Ukulele, Drums, Trumpet, Improvisation, Songwriting, Music Theory, General Music

Stefanie

Saxophone, Clarinet, Flute, Woodwinds, 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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