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

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!

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 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?

“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 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 have been taking piano lessons with Forbes for years and have been extremely happy. Our teacher is like family. We have recommended Forbes to many friends and family.”

Jeff

Connecticut

“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 daughter has been taking voice lessons form Forbes and her singing has become more controlled and dynamic, and yet the natural quality of her lovely voice has not been obscured, rather, it’s been enhanced under the sensitive tutelage of Vickie.”

Barry

Connecticut

“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 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

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

Geoffrey

Northern Virginia

“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

“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

Upcoming Online Group Classes

27
Sep
4.00pm - 4.50pm ET

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September 27, 2020

Intro to Slap Bass: The Pop

In this Intro to Slap Bass class, hone the slap technique and now incorporate popping the notes. Study practical examples from today's hits!
28
Sep
6.00pm - 6.50pm ET

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September 28, 2020

Rhythm Guitar Essentials: Minor Triads & Barre Chords

A professional approach to rhythm guitar, open up the fretboard and dramatically expand your chord vocabulary using what you already know!
4
Oct
4.00pm - 4.50pm

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October 4, 2020

Intro to Slap Bass: Double Slaps, Dead Notes & Slides

In this segment of Intro to Slap Bass, go beyond basics and learn to execute double slaps, dead notes, and slides with real song examples.

Meet a Few Of Our Teachers

Kelly

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

Austin

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

Ian

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

Sarah

Voice, Piano, Music Theory, General Music

Phillip

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

Pamela

Piano, Improvisation, Music Theory, General Music

Erik

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

Aquila

Voice, Piano, 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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