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Private Lessons

Music is a universal language. It can transport us; help us relive special moments; and make us healthier, happier and more connected as family, friends, and as part of a larger community.

If you are a new CCM student, please complete the Inquiry Form.

Private, 1:1 instruction provides a great opportunity to learn to play an instrument or to continue building on existing knowledge and skill. Over time, private music education develops patience, commitment, perseverance, logical thinking, goal-setting, time management, increased confidence and self-esteem.

Tuition includes:

  • 17 weeks of 1:1 instruction
  • Performance Workshop to prepare first-timers for a recital
  • Free accompaniment rehearsals in preparation for recitals
  • Performance opportunities throughout the academic year, including recitals and ensemble concerts
  • Musicales, where students connect with their peers, perform, and receive feedback
  • Discounts on all ensembles and for specific group classes
  • Participation in the Music Achievement Program (MAP
  • The CCM Listening Project
  • Free admittance to concerts and lectures for students 18 and under

2024 – 2025 Tuition Per Semester
30 min. – $989.40
45 min. – $1,422.56
60 min. – $1,750.83

25% tuition deposit and annual registration fee ($45 per family) are required at the time of registration. Remaining tuition is due by August 19, 2024 for the fall semester and full tuition payment is due January 10, 2025 for the spring semester. Students entering after the start of a semester will be charged on a pro-rated basis for the duration of the semester.

Get Started
Complete a Student Interest Form, or call (978) 369-0010. Following a conversation with the Student Services Manager or School Director, students are matched with an appropriate teacher who tailors instruction to best fit each student’s needs and goals. Private lessons are offered in banjo, bass, cello, clarinet, composition, flute, guitar, improvisation, mandolin, percussion, piano (classical and jazz), saxophone, theory, trumpet, ukulele, viola, violin and voice.