Guitar & Ukulele in Palo Alto, CA

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Guitar & Ukulele Lessons for All Ages & Musical Styles

Learning guitar & ukulele should be a fun process and something that students can enjoy for many years to come. That’s why our guitar teachers teach songs and material that students like. From rock to jazz and pop, we teach all genres and styles.

We teach children through adult players and tailor each lesson to the student’s goals and interests. Whether you are just starting out or if you are tired of trying to figure it out yourself on YouTube, we’ll help you reach your goals.

If you live in Palo Alto and are thinking about starting guitar or ukulele lessons, schedule a risk-free lesson with one of our awesome, professional teachers!

Build strength We Make Guitar Lessons Fun!


We all know the feeling: you hear your favorite song come on and you can’t resist the urge to play along on your air guitar! Here at Melody Academy of Music, we can help you convert your musical fantasies into reality – while preserving that irresistible sense of joy you feel when playing along. We want each of our students to LOVE their musical experience with us!

Whether you come to us planning on becoming the next Jimi Hendrix or simply wanting to play songs around the campfire with your friends, our top-notch instructors will help you progress quickly toward your goals while ensuring you have fun along the way.

We Emphasize Healthy Technique


Regardless of your ultimate goals, our teachers will prioritize strong fundamentals including proper posture, hand positioning, chords, fretting, picking, and strumming. As students progress, these basics will become second nature – and serve as the foundation from which students can apply their skills across a variety of genres and styles.

We want our guitar students to be literate, well-rounded musicians. Beginners and seasoned performers alike will find value in our approach at Melody Academy of Music, coupling technical instruction with elements of music theory and music history in each lesson.

We Emphasize Healthy Technique


Take ownership of your own musical style and grow your talents at Melody Academy of Music! Our dedicated instructors are committed to hearing your goals and helping you reach them. We pride ourselves on equipping each student with the tools they need to reach their fullest musical potential.

Creativity, self-discovery, and passion come to life at Melody Academy of Music. Whether your goal is to pursue the cello professionally in an orchestra or as a soloist, or just to play for your own personal enjoyment, your cello teacher will support you throughout your musical journey.

We Offer Simple Pricing to Fit Your Schedule & Budget

30 Minutes

$45

Month

Great for learning the basics and building strong foundations.

45 Minutes

$65

Month

Great for the budding master.

60 Minutes

$83

Month

Longer sessions, great for motivated musicians.

What you can expect

1. Together we explore student musical goals.

2.We match students with one of our expert instructors.

3.Start attending lessons! Parents can receive progress reports each week.

Common Questions from Other Parents

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Start Your Musical Journey.

Music School Address

Cubberly Community Center
4000 Middlefield Road
Palo Alto, CA 94306
(Rooms K-6 & V)

Hours

Monday2:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Tuesday2:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Wednesday2:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Thursday2:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Friday2:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Saturday9:00 AM – 6:00 PM
Sunday9:00 AM – 6:00 PM