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Private Music Lessons in greater Rochester, NY


Take advantage of Rochester's wide array of opportunities for private music instruction!

Few regions in the United States have Rochester's concentration of music instructors. With the Eastman School of Music so prominent in our community, as well as the stellar reputation of local school music programs, we are fortunate indeed to have so many opportunities available for our kids. Instruments both popular and obscure, and musical styles from classical to jazz to world music to rock, all find their place in greater Rochester. gives local music teachers free listings, both general listings that describe what they do, and specific class listings. If you are a music teacher who would like to be listed on KOA, click here to watch a short video about how to list your organization and classes.

What about practicing? Music educator Cherylann Bellavia provides some handy advice for parents wishing their kids would be more enthusiastic about practicing.

Featured music teachers

The following music teachers have elected to be featured on this page:

Ed Keegan, Rhythm Connect, Fairport, NYEd Keegan, Rhythm Connect, Drums, Fairport, NY

Rhythm Connect specializes in group and private drum & percussion lessons/classes for all ages, interests, and levels. We offer: drum set and hand drum lessons/classes, arts-in-education programs for schools and homeschool groups, world percussion workshops, and classes on how to tune drum sets and hand drums. We also sell new and used drums, percussion, and accessories, and rent drum sets. Ed Keegan (Drummer Ed) is the owner of Rhythm Connect and has been a drummer/percussionist for over 30 years, including 4 years in the 82nd Airborne Army Band. Check out Rhythm Connect . . . where everyone’s a drummer! Check out details on our free private demo lessons here.

Rochester Academy of Music & Arts, Rochester, NY

Is the Rochester Academy of Music & Arts the right music school for you?

Click on our link or picture to find out why we were voted #1 Arts Education in Rochester by the readers of Kids Out & About. Our teachers take the time to get to know you and your child, so we can create a learning experience that’s fun, exciting, inspiring, and just right for your family.

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