Students of all ages and skill levels have access to some of the area's best musicians! With individual or group instruction in voice, piano, guitar, bass, saxophone, clarinet, drums, and more, the Arts Academy at The Grand offers a friendly environment, diverse programming, convenient location, and affordable rates – all within the beautiful setting of the historic Grand Opera House. Students participate in unique learning and performance opportunities, including: workshops with Arts Academy faculty and touring artists who perform at The Grand; showcases at The Grand and local events; and recitals on the stage of the baby grand. Financial aid is available to qualified applicants.
Highly individualized music instruction is provided to all ages and skill levels – from beginners to advanced learners. Private lessons are offered in The Grand’s newly renovated Arts Academy studios, located on the second floor of The Grand overlooking Market Street. Our talented faculty of working musicians and accomplished performers cover a wide range of genres: from classical, jazz, and bluegrass to calypso, gospel, blues, rock, pop, and more. Whatever your musical interest, we'll find the right fit for you!
Rates are specified by the instructors, ranging from $25-$35 per half hour.
Scheduling is based on mutual convenience for both students and teachers. Hours of operation are:
Monday-Friday 10am-8pm, and Saturday 12pm-4pm