Music Lessons in Manhattan, NY

Learn Music In-Home Or Online With The Best Teachers In Manhattan

Music Lessons In-Home & Online in Manhattan

Learn music in your home or online from award-winning teachers in Manhattan. From beginners to advanced, Forbes Music Company works with all ages and skill levels to bring a personalized music lessons experience right to you. With flexible in-home scheduling plans, private online music lessons, online group classes, and recitals, learning any instrument you're passionate about is easy and fun.

We’re local and ready to travel to you! We know the area really well, the school systems, music stores, repair shops, and all the best music teachers. Whether it’s auditions, local festivals, all-state band, or school related music lessons, or just for fun, we can help. We’re like your neighborhood music doctor making house calls. Prefer lessons online? We do that, too!

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Manhattan, known as a thriving hub for popular genres such as jazz, rock, and alternative music, has long been a magnet for talented musicians and eager audiences. Legendary venues like CBGB’s, once the birthplace of punk, new wave, and alternative rock, have left an indelible mark on the city’s music history. Some of the most notable bands & musicians from New York to find success include: The Strokes, Interpol, The Velvet Underground, Blondie, Vampire Weekend, Yeah Yeah Yeahs, Foreigner, Talking Heads and more.

Manhattan had a significant influence on both the Rat Pack and the Beastie Boys in their respective musical careers. The Rat Pack, consisting of Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin, Sammy Davis Jr., and other talented performers, was closely associated with Manhattan’s entertainment scene. They became synonymous with the glitz and glamor of iconic New York City venues like the Copacabana and the Sands Hotel.