Charleston 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 Charleston, SC

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

Carrie B.

3 Reviews
Summerville, SC
Starting at $34
  • Awarded Recognition of Excellence: Praxis II Principles of Learning and Teaching Exam from Educational Testing Service
  • Teaching since 2002
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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.

Carrie B.

3 Reviews
Book Now

I have been teaching voice for over 15 years, both in classroom and private lesson settings. I hold a Bachelor's degree in music with an emphasis in performing arts (such as musical theater) and a Master's in early childhood and elementary education, but I believe anyone can be taught to at least carry a tune-so all ages and skill levels are welcome. I fervently believe that a solid foundation in music theory and technique goes a long way, but I also know from experience that choosing to sing the types of music you love is essential to successful learning. I have been trained in classical voice, musical theater, and church music, but my passion is leading worship in the church and singing music of an acoustic folk or country style. As a professional musician I have done all of these styles (and more) many times over the course of my career. What that means is I have the experience to help you reach your goals, whatever they may be! Whether you have always dreamed of learning or are

About Carrie

I am a professional worship leader and pianist, as well as a professional teacher. I hold a Bachelor's degree in Music, specifically voice and piano, from Columbia International University and a Master of Arts in Teaching early childhood and elementary education from that same school. I have been

Recent Reviews
Anthony H.
Excellent training.
Ray
Professional, knowledgeable, and experienced teacher. Also well educated, keeps students accountable and makes learning fun! I highly recommend her as a teacher and as a person!
Amy
Carrie did a great job helping my son with voice lessons. She is very thourough and very kind. Carrie is very knowledgeable in this area and helped my son greatly. I would highly recommend her.
Profile-background-check Background Check
This teacher successfully passed a thorough criminal background check with SterlingBackcheck. This badge verifies trusted teacher status.

YiQun X.

2 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $50
  • Speaks English, Chinese
  • Doctor of Musical Arts (Cello Performance) from The Juilliard School
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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.

YiQun X.

2 Reviews
Book Now

I am currently a Doctoral candidate at The Juilliard School. I have been teaching students range from 7 years-old to people who are in their 70s. Helping students from different back ground, age group, and levels of playing has been very rewarding. I help my students preparing for their recitals, competitions, all state exams, or simply learning a new piece of music. I believe in tailoring teaching to each student's needs. Looking forward to working on and exploring cello playing with you!

About YiQun

Praised for displaying “great poise and masterful technique” and possessing “an amazing rich tone,” by The Day, cellist Yi Qun is the Prima Finalist of 2019 Internationals Cello Competition Benedetto Mazzacurati. She has performed at the Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center and Marlboro Music Fe

Recent Reviews
Mindy Liu
Ms. Xu is an excellent teacher- very patient, kind, and experienced. I have had cello lessons before but I was in need of an "upgrade". She really helped my technique, sound, and musicianship overall. I highly recommend her without a hesitation!
Aden B.
My son is thrilled with YiQun's expertise, musicality, and useful tips and exercises. He was missing his orchestra and in person lessons, but with YiQun's online lessons, he is feeling is motivated to practice again!

Casey A.

Teaches Online
Starting at $34
  • Teaching since 2016
  • Teaches students 5 to 45
  • Music Education from Delaware State University
Teaching Locations:
Profile-location-online Online
Profile-location-studio Teacher's Studio
Profile-location-home Student's Home
Quick View
See Profile

Casey A.

Book Now

At my studio, every lesson is specially and uniquely catered to each student. Lessons aren’t prepared with each student's learning style in mind because no two children are alike. There is no “one-size fits all” curriculum! Students will learn to thrive at a steady pace and one that matches their own, while still having their skills molded and stretched!

I have been studying music all of my life and began giving lessons 3-4 years ago. My first lesson was for alto saxophone and then I began to take on piano students. I love to watch my students grow and feel the success of a great performance and also be able to understand that failure is still growth!

By spring 2020, I will have graduated with my Bachelor's degree in Music Education and teacher certification, to go on to obtain my Master's Degree.

About Casey

I am an elementary school Music Educator. I received my Bachelors for Music Education with a concentration in Piano in May 2020. I have been studying music all of my life and began giving lessons 3-4 years ago. My first lesson was for alto saxophone and then I began to take on piano students. I

Meet Online Music Teachers Serving Charleston, SC

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.

Evan W.

19 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $35
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Bachelor of Music, cum laude, Jazz Studies from University of Washington
  • Awarded Brechemin Scholarship from University of Washington
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.
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.

Evan W.

19 Reviews
Book Now

Professional teacher since 2008. Started with a snare drum in fourth grade and never stopped! Alumnus of University of Washington (BM, cum laude, Jazz Studies) + Roosevelt High School. I make sure to teach students what they are most interested in while also providing them with a strong musical foundation they can apply to any path.

About Evan

Hello, my name is Evan, and I’d love to teach you to play some drums! As a graduate of the University of Washington's acclaimed jazz program as well the prestigious Roosevelt High School Jazz Band, I am a professional drummer and teacher with an extensive and varied set of experiences. I began t

Recent Reviews
Jerker O.
Evan took extra time to check out some of my recordings before the lesson. Much appreciated, and it led to focusing on relevant stuff. Great first lesson!
Mason S.
He is amazing!!! My shy kiddo is feeling very confident about drumming now!!!
Drayden F.
Evan was very nice. This was the first lesson. More to come!
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.

Ariella E.

13 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $55
  • Speaks English and Hebrew
  • Speech Therapy, Music and Linguistics from Brooklyn College and City College
  • Teaches students 4 and up
Teaching Locations:
Profile-location-online Online
Quick View
See Profile
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.

Ariella E.

13 Reviews
Book Now

There are so many colors to the human voice. Unlike most instruments, the human body does not show us what note we are playing or how the air is inhaled in to our stomach. So we end up feeling our way through, using our imagination. This is where the magic happens. In class and outside of it, muscle memory takes its natural course and we begin creating a unique and practical "navigation map" of your voice.
Whether you feel like letting out some steam, working on those high notes or designing your own sound; I am excited to meet you! I have studied (and still studying - learning is endless...) many different techniques and am very committed to sharing what I know with patience and passion.
Lessons are flexible, fun and fit for the students needs.
I take great pride in my students success and can't wait to welcome new ones!

About Ariella

I am a bilingual English and Hebrew singer with a great love for teaching. Whether you feel like letting out some steam, learning a new language, working on those high notes or designing your own sound; I am excited to meet you! I have studied (and still studying - learning is endless...) many diff

Recent Reviews
Lena
Ariella is an awesome teacher. I’m only on my third of ten lessons and I’ve already learned a ton. She is patient, kind, very knowledgeable, with a high degree of customized direction to my particular voice. There are so many moving parts to producing a vocal and Ariella’s coaching is geared to helping me recognize and understand them. I’m already looking forward to my next lesson.
Paul
Ariella is an incredible teacher! In under an hour, she guided me through just about every area of vocal training: we worked on breathing, vocal positioning, different volumes, and singing across the break. I was amazed by the ease with which she integrated my own goals and her pedagogy. She is a kind, compassionate, professional, and extremely skillful teacher. I hope many people get a chance to study with her!
Paul
Ariella is an incredible teacher! In under an hour, she guided me through just about every area of vocal training: we worked on breathing, vocal positioning, different volumes, and singing across the break. I was amazed by the ease with which she integrated my own goals and her pedagogy. She is a kind, compassionate, professional, and extremely skillful teacher. I hope many people get a chance to study with her!
Profile-background-check Background Check
This teacher successfully passed a thorough criminal background check with SterlingBackcheck. This badge verifies trusted teacher status.

Angela K.

2 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Speaks Korean, English
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2015
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.

Angela K.

2 Reviews
Book Now

My approach to teaching is individualized for each student and I personalize lessons to each student’s needs and abilities. I have mostly taught children between the ages of 9 and 17. I look forward to helping new students of all levels achieve their goals.

About Angela

I am a graduate of The Juilliard School, where I received my Bachelor and Master of Music degrees, and am currently pursuing a Doctor of Musical Arts at the Eastman School of Music. I have experience teaching violin and chamber music at New York City public schools and at summer music programs.

Recent Reviews
Sunny
I took private violin lessons with Angela for two years. She is a wonderful teacher who has helped me improve tremendously. Her way of teaching is friendly and professional.
Thea (mom: Ketura) B.
Very nice and patient as we get into this new process of learning virtually.

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_44302_pi_IMG_2122
"Love it!!!! Josh is great!!!"
Linda
Took Piano lessons from Josh L.
Profile_70797_pi_OC1_6648
"I absolutely love working with Teresa! She knows her stuff and works to adapt her lessons to fit my specific skill set. I highly recommend her for anyone wanting to learn the cello."
Stacey
Took Cello lessons from Theresa S.
Profile_238727_pi_fb28c1cdcaf12c74075f3e7ac18c5551c743f16c
"Francesca is great. She has a way of figuring out the right pace and tactics for each person based on their individual goals. Lots of knowledge and lots of tools to take home each time!"
Bahar
Took Singing lessons from Francesca V.
Profile_79456_pi_headshot
"Chrissy really helps me a lot with writing melodies for my lyrics. SHe is very protove and encouraging and creative. I really think she brings out the best in her students. Definitely several points above average!"
Paula
Took Songwriting lessons from Chrissy S.
Profile_93821_pi_SaxPhoto
"Really brilliant teacher, has taught me saxophone from scratch. Focuses on a full range of skills in every lesson, from sound, technical exercises, jazz theory, improvisation and jazz repertoire. Have loved every lesson, and feel like I've improved significantly. Definitely recommend him to anyone wanting to learn saxophone, or how to be a jazz musician."
Annie
Took Saxophone lessons from Isaiah S.
Profile_86781_pi_kit1
"My first lesson with Tania met my expectations. She did an assessment to determine where I am in my learning and what I know. She gave me great pointers and we worked on a short piece alone with a Major scale. I look forward to my next lesson and expect to progress tremendously under her instruction."
Andrea
Took Violin lessons from Tania M.
Profile_248575_pi_d15a2b2eebf560de280c6ec23bed32dea3149398
"Cyndi is like NO OTHER teacher, she surpasses them all! You will find a voice you never knew you had. I can't say enough wonderful things about Cyndi's technique and gift to teach and arrange vocals."
Mindy
Took Singing lessons from Cyndi E.
Profile_241595_pi_4f9f2b841a19bb034a44d87f4667447a00c2ff48
"she is so cool .we both have so many things in conman i love to sing my hart out with her:)


love Aeona C. 10 years old"
Aeon
Took Vocal Training lessons from Arlys A.
Profile_250167_pi_16ae91127d2836f78bc09534858e56ff135a32cb
"very patient and communicates very well. takes notes to go over things that need improvement and explains why so you get the big picture"
Susan
Took Singing lessons from Marissa M.
267471_mxqpdn9xng5tc3jcwjtx
"Randy is an outstanding teacher. I started out with zero singing experience and was scared to sing anything in public. Thanks to Randy's instruction and guidance, I recently song a song (while I played guitar) for family for the first time in my life. In addition to being a fantastic teacher, Randy is an all around great guy. Highly recommended!"
Mark
Took Singing lessons from Randy L.
View More
View Less

Popular Music Articles from our Blog

50+ Best Songs to Sing at a Talent Show & Tips for Success | TakeLessons

When it comes to the most beautiful songs to sing at a talent show, you can never have enough options to choose from! Maybe you want to pick a song that showcases your impressive vocal range, or perhaps you want one that shows off your vocal projection. You might decide to go with a fast-paced, upbeat song or a slower, more dramatic tune. Our list includes the best songs to sing at a talent show that will ensure you and your voice shine.  Whether the talent show is competitive or not, it …

By Liz T

How Much Do Violins Cost for Kids? The Definitive Guide

If your child is excited to learn the violin, you might be trying to figure out exactly how much to set aside in your budget to support their interest. Violins have a range of price as wide as their range in sound, and can average from relatively inexpensive to more than some people make in a year! Continue reading as we answer the commonly-asked question, “How much do violins cost?” How Much Do Violins Cost? For young children, beginner's violin prices can range from as low as $50 to as …

By Suzy S.

Top 10 Most Surprising Ukulele Cover Songs

You'd be amazed what you can play on the ukulele! Music teacher Matthew K.  counts down 10 of his favorite surprising ukulele cover songs... The ukulele is a fun instrument to play! Originating in Hawaii, the ukulele has four nylon strings that are tuned to C major. It is very easy to play, and you can strum it any way and it will provide a nice tone. Often when one thinks of the ukulele, they think Hawaii, or Luau. Although it originated in Hawaii, many contemporary songs can be covere …

By Megan L.

Student Groups