Music Lessons in Shorewood, IL. It's your time.

In person or online. We've got everything you need to get started and stay motivated!

A Better Way to Learn

Expert Teachers

Top rated instructors guide you in every step of your journey

Personalized Lessons

Your style, your pace. Customized lessons designed for you

100% Guaranteed

Try a lesson. If you're not satisfied we'll refund your unused balance

Popular Music Teachers in Shorewood, IL

Or other areas around you:
Profile-background-check Background Check
This teacher successfully passed a thorough criminal background check with SterlingBackcheck. This badge verifies trusted teacher status.

Arnell B.

10 Reviews
Park Forest, IL
Starting at $28
  • Teaches students 5 to 90
  • Teaching since 2009
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
Teaching Locations:
Profile-location-studio Teacher's Studio
Quick View
See Profile
Background Check
This teacher successfully passed a thorough criminal background check with SterlingBackcheck. This badge verifies trusted teacher status.

Arnell B.

10 Reviews
Book Now

* I welcome students of all ages.
* Use variety of methods choosing what is best suited to the
student's learning style and proficiency goals.
* My students are given an opportunity to perform in a spring and
winter recital.
* Teach students to read music as well as play by ear if they so desire.
* Combine music theory with lessons.

About Arnell

I've always loved to sing from my earliest remembrance along with a love for the piano and a desire to play. I attended Academy of Our Lady - High School where I took four years of piano as well as vocal instruction. I performed with a group called The Madrigals as a 'high soprano' during those y

Recent Reviews
Michael A.
Arnell is an extremely good, and patient teacher. I highly recommend her.
Richard
Awesome first time lesson experience. Tte boys can't wait for their next lesson!
William
She was very patient and knew just how to get my young sons started and interested.

Matthew N.

29 Reviews
Naperville, IL
Starting at $32
  • Speaks Spanish
  • Awarded Most Improved Musician from Birch Creek
  • Percussion Performance from University of Iowa
Teaching Locations:
Profile-location-online Online
Profile-location-studio Teacher's Studio
Profile-location-home Student's Home
Quick View
See Profile

Matthew N.

29 Reviews
Book Now

Matthew has studied piano for over 20 years and has taught for over 10 years. Covering all styles you can expect a well rounded lesson with focus on theory and technique. Students will learn major and minor scales and keys and be able to identify chord types and shapes while reading music.

About Matthew

Matthew N. has been an educator and performer in the Chicago area and suburbs for over 15 years. Currently holding a studio of nearly 50 students he has become one of the area's many successful private instructors. Teaching piano, drums, and guitar Matthew can accommodate any student's needs and mu

Recent Reviews
Kevin C.
Matt taught me for a 3 month period and helped me drastically with learning how to improvise guitar solos. I can't thank Matt enough for his help in helping me with a rather unorthodox time to start getting lessons. Each week he told me to bring 3 songs with a guitar solo I would like to learn in different genres and each week we broke down the solos for me to practice and gather their techniques. Thank you so much Matt!
Tejas A.
My 9 year old son had his first session yesterday, and he loved it. Matthew is great, responsive and especially patient! My son is looking forward to having more sessions!
Gabriel S.
Matt is an amazing instructor. I highly recommend him.

Matt M.

9 Reviews
Mokena, IL
Starting at $25
  • Speaks English, French
  • Teaches students 8 and up
  • Teaching since 2006
Teaching Locations:
Profile-location-online Online
Profile-location-studio Teacher's Studio
Profile-location-home Student's Home
Quick View
See Profile

Matt M.

9 Reviews
Book Now

I have been teaching acoustic guitar for over 13 years. Curriculum is student-specific but in most cases will include chord theory, strum patterns, fingerpicking, songwriting, and soloing.

About Matt

Hi! My name is Matt M. and I am the owner and founder of Black & White Music Services, Inc., a professional music education and production company. I began teaching at a fairly early age and moved to teaching privately over 9 years ago. I have a deep passion for music and the guitar and do my bes

Recent Reviews
Denis D.
Great friendly instructor!
Kevin K.
Matt continues to challenge me. His teaching methods are great - he doesn't just teach techniques, he immediately puts techniques to work by applying them to a song I would like to learn. He is also very good about explaining the reasoning behind certain techniques/habits.
Gabriel J.
Excellent. Didn’t need so much info about electric guitars since we’re just starting and have an acoustic guitar. Otherwise, excellent.

Meet Online Music Teachers Serving Shorewood, IL

Ethan W.

4 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $22
  • Awarded Eagle Scout from Boy Scouts
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Batchelor of Music Educatoin from Missouri State University
Teaching Locations:
Profile-location-online Online
Quick View
See Profile

Ethan W.

4 Reviews
Book Now

My name is Ethan Warden. I'm a graduate of the University of Wisconsin - Madison where I received my Masters of Music Performance degree. Prier my adventure here at UW - Madison, I received my Bachelor of Music education - Instrumental from Missouri State University.

Students can expect an in-depth knowledge base of the trombone, including repertoire, fundamentals, and techniques, guiding them through a fun, relaxed lesson.

About Ethan

My name is Ethan. I'm a trombone player and teacher in the Madison WI area. I received a Bachelors degree in Music Education from Missouri State University and a Master of Music Performance - Trombone at University of Wisconsin-Madison. I have taught private trombone lessons since June of 2014.

Recent Reviews
MIke S.
MIke S.
Linda M.
Ethan meets you where you are, promotes solid fundamentals, is really helpful with questions, has strategies for moving forward & is encouraging but not patronizing.
Profile-background-check Background Check
This teacher successfully passed a thorough criminal background check with SterlingBackcheck. This badge verifies trusted teacher status.
Profile-student-favorite Student Favorite
This teacher is rated in the top 15% of teachers in the specialty subject. This badge demonstrates subject mastery on a nationwide scale.

Ellysa R.

22 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $45
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2012
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
Teaching Locations:
Profile-location-online Online
Profile-location-studio Teacher's Studio
Quick View
See Profile
Background Check
This teacher successfully passed a thorough criminal background check with SterlingBackcheck. This badge verifies trusted teacher status.
Student Favorite
This teacher is rated in the top 15% of teachers in the specialty subject. This badge demonstrates subject mastery on a nationwide scale.

Ellysa R.

22 Reviews
Book Now

As a classically-trained pop pianist of 19 years, I love teaching my students the language of music. Whether you want to learn basics, expand your classical technique, or learn how to play your favorite pop songs, I'm ready to take your self-expression to the next level! I can't wait to start this journey with you. In your first few lessons, you'll learn basic music theory as well as piano etiquette, and even a few songs! As we go on, we will also incorporate ear training and more complex pieces, selected based on your personal goals. I can't wait to start this journey with you!

About Ellysa

Hello! My name is Ellysa and I am so excited to meet you! I've been teaching private lessons since 2012 and have loved helping my students realize their potential, gain confidence, and find their own voice. I have been trained in the LAMDA system, as well as attending Interlochen Arts Academy conse

Recent Reviews
Jessie M.
Ashley
Ellysa is great! She works with your skill level and particular interests and is knowledgable on many instruments, tools, and techniques. She's also very friendly and helpful!
Madeline
She was very in depth, knowledgeable, and also very friendly! I’m excited to continue my lessons :)

Leah S.

Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Teaches Beginner
  • Teaches students 4 and up
  • Music Education, concentration in violin from Temple University
Teaching Locations:
Profile-location-online Online
Quick View
See Profile

Leah S.

Book Now

Hi! I am very excited to help you on your ukulele journey! I have studied music since I was five years old, have been teaching music for the past six years, and am passionate about providing effective and engaging music lessons. In ukulele lessons, we will learn string names, chords, musical concepts, strumming patterns, and fingerpicking techniques. We will spend part of the lesson learning and working on the techniques mentioned above, and the other part of the lesson learning/working on songs of your choosing.

I am looking forward to teaching you!

About Leah

Hi! My name is Leah, and I love to teach music! My specialties are string orchestra instruments, including violin, which I have been playing since I was five years old, viola, cello, and upright bass. I am currently finishing my degree in Music Education at Temple University, with a violin concentr

Connect Locally or Online

Local Lessons

No matter where you live, chances are we can introduce you to an amazing music teacher in your neighborhood. You can take lessons in the privacy of your own home or at your teacher's location.

Online Lessons

Is your dream music teacher on the other side of the country? No problem. Now, you can meet your teacher online on your smartphone or using a webcam on your computer. The world is your classroom!

How It Works

Here's why 2 million people a month use TakeLessons

Match

Find your perfect teacher in under 3 minutes. Need help finding the right teacher? Call our friendly student counselors at 877-231-8505877-231-8505.

Meet

Your instructor will motivate, support, and inspire you. Meet up with your teacher in person or connect with them online anywhere around the world!

Master

Each lesson is customized to help you grow. Learn faster and easier than ever with personal attention from an expert instructor.

Educating the World

310
Lifelong learning subjects offered
6,483
Amazing, inspiring, supportive teachers
2,045,044
People that use our platform each month
3,004,877
Lessons given around the world

Why TakeLessons?

  • Easy and Hassle-Free
  • 100% Satisfaction Guaranteed
  • Background Checked Teachers
  • Over 3 Million Lessons Given

Hear From TakeLessons Students

Over the past 12 years, we've given over 3,000,000 lessons to happy customers around the world.

Profile_240617_pi_141dfc3f5adff7f628abbd953128af189f34867a
"Didn't think online drum lessons would work, but they do and I am thrilled I found Perry as my teacher! His Drum Control book is the perfect guide and I am improving with every lesson. Thanks Perry!"
M.Lancaster
Took Drum lessons from PERRY S.
Profile_166134_pi_shoot04
"Katie is an amazing instructor! My daughter has learned and progressed quite a bit. Definitely recommend."
Jill
Took Musical Theater lessons from Katie P.
Profile_94839_pi_Flute%20photo
"Kirsty is an excellent instructor for my young daughter! She provides a very warm and relaxed environment. My daughter enjoys lessons with Kirsty and loves that she tailors lessons to her ability. As a beginner, she loves the flute and has made great progress in a short period of time! You can feel Kirsty's warmth and enjoyment with each milestone, leaving my daughter with a great sense of joy and accomplishment. I highly recommend her for lessons."
Jennifer
Took Flute lessons from Kirsty C.
Profile_101933_pi_Mel%20Martin%20Guitar
"Mel is a great listener. My first lesson was great."
Lew
Took Fiddle lessons from Mel P.
Profile_151060_pi_HEADSHOT2%20copy
"Patrick has been a colleague for mine for over 4 years now. He is a fantastic teacher with a solid vocal technique, and I have seen him work with students of all ages and skill levels. He curates his teaching to suit each individual student and helps them grow and forge their own path into singing in a positive, affirming atmosphere. He is personable and kind, and I could not recommend him more."
Whitney
Took Classical Voice lessons from Patrick H.
Profile_229893_pymvrn5rwd8qlpjlbg6f
"I really enjoyed having Rebecca as my singing teacher. I feel it changed my outlook on singing and has helped me with my confidence in singing in front of other people. Thanks so much:) I have now moved onto piano lessons with her and have had my first lesson and all is going well!"
Emily
Took Singing lessons from Rebecca F.
Profile_197746_pi_IMG_1879
"My son is enjoying his lessons with Naomi. She is very patient and knowledgeable."
David
Took Cello lessons from Naomi R.
Profile_85473_pi_886367_10208209525775772_8838368799935781479_o
"Best Vocal Teacher Ever!!

Ms tina is an excellent vocal coach, her ability to cover the most important aspects of vocal instruction is very impressive. My experience with her has been extremely beneficial. I had been singing 5 plus years and after taking vocal lessons with Ms.Tina I realized I was singing the wrong way and damaging my vocal cords. After working with Ms tina for a little over 1 month I was able to identify correct breathing tecniques, pronunciation, as well as being able to stay on key. Ms tina is extremely professional, patient, reliable and very passionate about helping her student's reach their goals and aspirations in music.
Any direction that my signing career goes, I would love to keep her as a vocal coach!"
Yolanda
Took Singing lessons from Tina B.
348084_lvwjt6d4kr9dqxcm4fj3
"We are so lucky to have found Michael! Before we started with him in February, my son played Ode to Joy, now he's practicing jazz and having fun while practicing. Michael has awesome enthusiasm, and a great foundation in both performance and theory. He shows care for the student and is always supportive. I completely recommend him for any skill level!"
Aaron
Took Saxophone lessons from Michael R.
Profile_104401_pi_jerry%20trumpet%202
"Jerry is a fabulous teacher. My son cannot wait for his trumpet lesson each week. Jerry is very positive and encouraging. We are very glad to have found him!"
Jessica
Took Trumpet lessons from Jerry V.
View More
View Less

Popular Music Articles from our Blog

Get Your Breathing Right: The Foundation for Good Singing

Proper breathing is absolutely essential for vocalists. So, what are the best breathing exercises for singing? Read on as Glendale, CA voice teacher Ben M. share his singing tips... In a previous blog post, we discussed the importance of preparing the body to sing with hydration and proper rest. We also discussed the importance of relieving tension in the body in order to give your voice as much space to build and create that rich, full sound you want. The next step in your vocal master cl …

By Suzy S.

Student Groups