Private Lessons

Private Lessons

Develop a lifelong passion for music! The Community Music School offers private music instruction in a variety of instruments and subjects. Scroll down to see all our instruments, subjects, and faculty.

Registration is now open for Fall private lessons! 

  • Fall private lessons will be offered as a package of 12 lessons held between August 22 and December 2. New students can begin with 4 lessons. 
  • Monday, Sept. 5 is the deadline to register for the regular lesson package. 
  • Private lessons can be held in person at the Broyhill Music Center in Boone, NC or online from any location. 
  • Visit our Registration Page to see complete details and register for Fall lessons. 



$25.00 per 30 minutes

 $35.00 per 45 minutes 

$45.00 per hour 


$35.00 per 30 minutes

 $45.00 per 45 minutes 

$55.00 per hour


$45.00 per 30 minutes

$65.00 per 45 minutes

$80.00 per hour

  • Each instructor's pay rate (Apprentice, Master, or Professional) is listed above their bio. Pricing is based on the instructor's training and experience. 
  • One $25 registration fee will be added in checkout. 
  • Tuition assistance may be available towards CMS lessons. See our Registration Page for complete information about tuition assistance.

Getting Started

  1. See our instruments and teachers below, then email and let us know which teacher you'd like to connect with. We can also recommend a teacher for you.
  2. Discuss your interests, lesson time, and format (in person or online) with your teacher.  
  3. Visit our Registration Page to complete your registration and payment. Registration will open in late May. Returning CMS students will be notified by email. 





 Guitar and Ukulele