Ellicott City Music Lessons for Kids

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 Ellicott City, MD

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.

Chuck F.

Laurel, MD
Starting at $50
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 1988
  • Teaches students 10 and up
Teaching Locations:
Profile-location-online Online
Profile-location-home Student's Home
Quick View
See Profile
Background Check
This teacher successfully passed a thorough criminal background check with SterlingBackcheck. This badge verifies trusted teacher status.

Chuck F.

Book Now

Fun, tailored lessons that will have you laughing your way to success. I play and teach most styles of drumming.

About Chuck

I customize your lesson to your needs and musical taste. We will learn timing, grooves, reading and rudiments. Lessons will be fun and you will laugh you way to success.

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.

David P.

9 Reviews
Owings Mills, MD
Starting at $35
  • Speaks English, Hebrew
  • Teaching since 2000
  • Associates Degree-Jazz Performance, B.A. Psychology Continuing Ed. Clinical and Counseling Psychologhy from University of The Art, Temple University, Chestnut Hill College
Teaching Locations:
Profile-location-online Online
Profile-location-home Student's Home
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.

David P.

9 Reviews
Book Now

I teach various styles of music including, jazz, fusion, funk,Afro-Cuban , neo-soul and rock. I teach rudiments and classical drum technique utilizing various method books in order to facilitate proper technique, coordination ,chart reading, and overall musicianship. Improvisation is key to communication on the band stand . I coach students on how to practice efficiently and effectively in order to be able to play music with others. Lessons are geared to students’ goals and learning styles.

About David

Learning to play music goes beyond understanding how to play an instrument alone. It is a craft and mentorship that teaches us the value of self expression, creativity, communication, focus, and more. As a professional musician, music therapist and educator, I understand what it takes to show you h

Recent Reviews
Nicole Tartaglia
Very nice and works well with kids. We are using him for remote piano for our 5 year old daughter, he helped us with the setup and and it works really well! Already recommending him to my friends with younger kids!
Joe
Dave is excellent with my 5 year old daughter. Great approach combining music theory and technical training all while keeping the attention of my child. Could not be any happier with our experience:)
Avi
We had great experience with David. One of my kids learning drums and the second one - piano. Both of them don’t have any experience before and they do great progress during their learning for 3-4 months - bi weekly zoom lessons. David teach them and help us to select the right instruments and other relevant materials
Highly recommended
Profile-background-check Background Check
This teacher successfully passed a thorough criminal background check with SterlingBackcheck. This badge verifies trusted teacher status.

Sherry D.

Baltimore, MD
Starting at $45
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Awarded Peabody Artistic Excellence Award from Peabody Institute of the Johns Hopkins University
  • Teaching since 2011
Teaching Locations:
Profile-location-online Online
Profile-location-studio Teacher's Studio
Profile-location-home Student's Home
Quick View
See Profile
Background Check
This teacher successfully passed a thorough criminal background check with SterlingBackcheck. This badge verifies trusted teacher status.

Sherry D.

Book Now

I am a pianist, accompanist and experienced teacher based in Baltimore, having obtained my Master's degree and Graduate Performance Diploma in piano performance from the Peabody Institute of the Johns Hopkins University. I currently hold positions as graduate accompanist at the Peabody Institute of the Johns Hopkins University, pianist and music coordinator at the Patapsco United Methodist Church, and piano instructor at a few music schools in Baltimore and privately. I enjoy working with students of all levels and age groups, and am experienced in teaching many genres including classical, pop, and Christian music. I guide students through an artistic vision that helps them understand, appreciate, and excel at the artistic and technical aspects of piano playing, and I enjoy sharing my love for music with my students and helping them build fun and fulfilling experiences through the journey of music learning.

About Sherry

I am a pianist, accompanist and teacher currently based in Baltimore, Maryland. I hold a Master's degree and Graduate Performance Diploma in piano performance from the Peabody Institute of the Johns Hopkins University, Bachelor of Music degree in piano performance from the University of Toronto as

Meet Online Music Teachers Serving Ellicott City, MD

Profile-background-check Background Check
This teacher successfully passed a thorough criminal background check with SterlingBackcheck. This badge verifies trusted teacher status.

Alex L.

21 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Speaks Russian, English
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Master of Music Conducting from California Baptist University
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.

Alex L.

21 Reviews
Book Now

From Renaissance to Beatles.

About Alex

Trained and educated (MM) in Russia and USA, over 20 years experience in teaching. Individual approach to the course development based on student personality, goals, skills. Major instruments are piano, classical guitar, accordion. Student must have own instrument and desire to learn! *** L

Recent Reviews
Ilona
Soooo Smart! So much fun! Really, I couldn’t have felt more at ease and excited for the next one!
Ken K.
please cancel and refund my remaning lessons
Oana B.
We really enjoyed our first lesson with Alex
Profile-background-check Background Check
This teacher successfully passed a thorough criminal background check with SterlingBackcheck. This badge verifies trusted teacher status.

Aaron C.

4 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Teaches students 16 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaching since 2016
Teaching Locations:
Profile-location-online Online
Profile-location-home Student's Home
Quick View
See Profile
Background Check
This teacher successfully passed a thorough criminal background check with SterlingBackcheck. This badge verifies trusted teacher status.

Aaron C.

4 Reviews
Book Now

Experienced guitarist/composer specializing in beginner and intermediate guitar, theory, and composition lessons. Every student learns differently, so we will discuss your goals and then craft a lesson plan that will best help you to get where you want to be! Whether working through chord progressions and melodies on guitar, expanding your understanding of the underlying music theory, or working to develop original compositions, we will methodically work through these concepts at a pace tailored to best suit your learning needs. Please feel free to reach out if you have any questions or are interested in beginning your musical journey!

About Aaron

I am a guitarist, percussionist, and composer originally from Maine and now based in the Boston area. I graduated with a Bachelor of Music in Composition from the University of Southern Maine, where I also studied jazz guitar, and graduated with a Master of Music in Composition from the Longy Schoo

Recent Reviews
Jamie
Aaron is a great instructor and very easy to work with
Edwin B.
Scott
Very encouraging, yet not afraid to give you a challenge.
Profile-background-check Background Check
This teacher successfully passed a thorough criminal background check with SterlingBackcheck. This badge verifies trusted teacher status.

Ryan B.

64 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $20
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Communications from North Park University
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
Teaching Locations:
Profile-location-online Online
Quick View
See Profile
Background Check
This teacher successfully passed a thorough criminal background check with SterlingBackcheck. This badge verifies trusted teacher status.

Ryan B.

64 Reviews
Book Now

Mainly for younger students, I teach piano basics, including reading music, chords and lead work

About Ryan

Are you interested in learning a new instrument this year? I can help you accomplish your goals for 2021! I provide personalized and affordable online lessons. Online lessons are convenient and effective! My name is Ryan B. I play and teach guitar, bass and drums, and piano and would love to

Recent Reviews
Christopher C.
Very attentive and wanted to make sure we were working towards my goals
Don
Cheryl

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_241427_pi_383e52bd32959e869ccdc28d45856a9866c80945
"Wooow I’m so so glad I got the chance to be taught by C Minor, he’s such an amazing and helpful teacher I can’t even put it in words! I’ve had troubles with my Logic Pro Software and he explained it all so well and patiently! :) if you ever need a guy to help you out with literally ANYTHING related to music then he’s your guy! Will definitely recommend him to all my friends too~"
Tea Wagner
Took Logic Pro Software lessons from C Minor
Profile_106536_pi_clientedit%20%281%29
"My son had his first lesson with Chialing today, and he learned a lot from her. She was very detailed in teaching and was very precise when correcting mistakes. She went through what my son needed to work on quickly yet completely. He looks forward to his next lesson with her."
Andrew
Took Cello lessons from Chialing P.
Profile_360292_7llh25njxx4ywfvtqxjw
"Thorough and generous with instruction."
Bethany
Took Guitar lessons from Rina M.
Profile_123897_pi_20429854_10203570669505197_4282354914846384664_n
"I can easily say that Andrew is the best music instructor I have yet to find. He is very accommodating to all skill levels and has helped me get a much better grasp on the intricacies of the mandolin."
Christopher
Took Mandolin lessons from Andrew H.
Profile_109089_pi_IMG_4731
"I have been taking lessons from Natasha for almost a year now. She is an outstanding teacher and caring person. I have learned a great deal and look to more in the future."
Craig
Took Opera Voice lessons from Natasha B.
Profile_151588_pi_97F133CE-A2DE-415B-BD40-4B9D7F14100E
"Denise is a very easy going teacher. Denise is very relatable to my teen daughter an I love how punctual and attentive to our lesson schedule Denise is. Great teacher!"
Michael
Took Singing lessons from Denise R.
Profile_181509_pi_Zack%20Davidson%20Headshot%20-%20%202
"Zach has my boys running to the piano to practice and in love with the prospect of learning more! He’s a miracle worker!"
Joey and Jack
Took Piano lessons from Zack D.
254137_t5flmysgwmypz73wvbdf
"Great with young children!

My 8 year old daughter has been taking piano lessons with Ms. Arnell for a year and has truly flourished under her instruction. Ms. Arnell is patient and goes the extra mile to motivate her students. She never rushes the lesson and sends notes of encouragement to my daughter in between weekly classes which motivates her to practice at home. My daughter is very shy but after a year of lessons and her first recital her self esteem is noticeably on the rise! I recommend lessons from Ms. Arnell to anyone who wants to give their son or daughter the gift of music."
Carla
Took Piano lessons from Arnell B.
Profile_110935_pi_profile%20pic
"We loved having Ms. Orlia as our son's first piano teacher! As a boy with special needs (Autism and ADHD), we needed a teacher with patience, energy, experience, and a passion for music. Not only does Ms. Orlia have all of that, but she helped to instill a pride and love for music in our son as well. Her knowledge of piano theory and the inner workings of the piano itself really engaged our son, and he looked forward to lessons every week with Ms. Orlia! She tailored each lesson to his interests and questions, and met him on his level each week. Anyone would be lucky to have Ms. Orlia as their piano teacher!"
Jennifer
Took Piano lessons from Orlia B.
Profile_251043_pi_1bf876fb36e6e38ffc1507fb15111f3819483072
"She is so nice and helpful as well as skilled. I was really surprisingly happy with my lesson!"
Kinel
Took Singing lessons from Marie H.
View More
View Less

Popular Music Articles from our Blog

How to Get Better at Singing With One Powerful Action

Learn how to get better at singing by performing at every chance you get! Hicksville, FL voice teacher Kimberly F. shares her ideas for where to look and how to get started...   So, you've started taking voice lessons and you've gotten pretty good. The next step? Performing in front of others! Performance experience can help you get better at singing in a few different ways. First of all, the more you perform, the easier it becomes. There’s something to be said for “practice makes …

By Suzy S.

How "Breathy Voice" is Created | The Danger of Breathy Singing

Singing in a “breathy voice” has a mixed reputation among singers and educators, and for good reason: it can be risky. In this article, we’ll discuss the mechanics of singing with a breathy voice, if it’s harmful, and how use to the technique safely. Remember the spectacularly cheesy film “A Walk to Remember”? In this 2002 film, Mandy Moore sings a pop ballad called “Only Hope” using excessive breathiness to create a fragile, emotionally charged aura for her character. …

By Elaina R.

The Importance of Hydration for Singers

There are many important reasons to stay hydrated for general health, but for musicians - particularly vocalists - hydration is a key to success. In order for your body to function properly, hydration is vital. Our bodies are made of 70% water, and hydration affects every organ and cell in your body! Hydration for Singing Singers need to take extra precautions, because your entire body is your instrument. With excessive use, vocal cords can be easily damaged, as they are made of extremely …

By Shanika

Student Groups