Flute Lessons in Palo Alto, CA

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Our Approach

Flute Lessons for All Ages & Musical Styles

The approach we take to providing a balanced music education includes three key elements: fun, fundamentals, and personalized instruction. We perfectly align these three priorities to offer students exactly what they are looking for when they come to our school for flute lessons.
Our instructors work closely with students of all ages and skill levels, helping you achieve your musical goals. Whether you’re looking to explore a new hobby or competing for a prestigious scholarship that would afford you professional or performance opportunities, our instructors have the resources to help you get there.

Flute teacher teaching the young student at home

Our Approach to Flute Lessons at Melody Academy of Music

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Woodwind Lessons Should Be Fun!

Woodwind instruments, such as the flute, produce rich, expressive, and emotionally impactful music in both solo and group settings.
At Melody Academy of Music, we teach the flute to students of all ages.
Regardless of your specific instrument, one thing is consistent across all of our woodwind offerings: fun! Simply put, we want all of our students to LOVE their music lessons. Melody Academy of Music’s experienced staff blends a high standard of music education with a creative, student-focused approach that gives students space to discover and nurture their passion for music – while having fun along the way.

We Emphasize Healthy Technique

We believe strong fundamentals are key to providing a strong foundation for a musician’s growth. At Melody Academy of Music, you’ll learn the key elements of strong woodwind technique including breath support, voicing, embouchure, articulation, finger technique, and posture.
Understanding these necessities will help you maintain control of the tone and quality of your music.
Our lessons offer an enriching, well-rounded music education that pairs fundamentals with a strong foundation in music literacy. From sight reading and ear training to music theory and history, our instructors bring a wealth of knowledge and extensive teaching résumés to foster an optimal student experience at Melody Academy of Music.

We Care About Your Musical Interests

Every student is unique and their instruction should be, too. The talented team at Melody Academy of Music is committed to helping each student pursue their musical interest at a pace that works for them. We’re passionate about all things music and all things success!
Do you dream of becoming the next great jazz soloist? Earning a spot in your high school band? Turning a simple intrigue into a hobby? As our teachers get to know your goals, we tailor our lessons accordingly. Both beginner and advanced students will be challenged and inspired on their musical journey at Melody Academy of Music.

We Offer Simple Pricing to Fit Your Schedule & Budget

Weekly Lessons

30 min

$215

per month

Great for learning the basics and building foundations.

Please note that trial lessons are $50 and only available for private lessons.

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Weekly Lessons

45 min

$310

per month

Great for the budding master.

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Weekly Lessons

60 min

$400

per month

Longer sessions, great for motivated musicians.

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“My older child has been with Melody Academy of Music over 6 years, and younger one started learning piano here two years ago. We have been very happy with our experiences here. Teachers are very professional and have passion in music. ”

— Jie Chen, Parent

What you can expect

Tell us about your musical goals.

Match with one of our expert instructors.

Play music! Parents get progress reports.

Frequently Asked Questions

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What Is the Minimum Age to Start Flute Lessons at Melody Academy of Music?

An instrument like the flute requires a certain level of physical development, and dexterity. Proper lung capacity is needed to produce the right sound and tone
We recommend starting woodwind lessons no earlier than age eight. At this point, students tend to have the necessary physical attributes that allow them to be successful when learning to play the clarinet or saxophone.
If you’re not sure whether or not private woodwind lessons are right for you, our highly capable instructors can answer your questions and help you find the perfect fit. 

Do I Need Any Prior Experience?

At Melody Academy of Music, we support students from a variety of musical backgrounds. From your first time through the door to your very last music lesson, you’ll find a community that is dedicated to meeting you where you are and helping you achieve your goals.

What Styles of Music Can I Learn?

We are proud of the unique and diverse musical backgrounds that our instructors bring to our school. From classical music to trendy jazz, there are no restrictions on the styles of music available for exploration. If you have an idea of what style you’re interested in, we can find you the perfect match. If you’re more interested in the freedom to explore, we have something for you, too!

What Materials Will I Need?

Completely personalized lesson plans come with equally as customized resource recommendations. Once our woodwind instructors have gotten to know student goals, they’ll provide you with a list of books, materials, and online resources.

Why Come to Melody Academy of Music for Flute Lessons?

Combining talented and dedicated instructors with a well-rounded approach to music education, Melody Academy of Music is the perfect place for any student looking to learn a new instrument.
We believe that our learning environment is simply unmatched. Creative expression and exploration is at the heart of what we do. You’ll find that your instructors encourage you to explore and push your own boundaries so that you can take advantage of everything music has to offer. 
Additionally, we’ll follow your lead, supporting your music education with many years of expertise. Our student-driven approach puts you in control of your journey with a woodwind instrument. 

Palo Alto Music School Address

Cubberly Community Center
4000 Middlefield Road
Palo Alto, CA 94306

(Rooms K-6 & V)

Hours

Monday11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Tuesday11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Wednesday11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Thursday11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Friday11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Saturday11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
SundayClosed


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