Virtual Music Lessons for All Ages
Music lessons open your mind, body, and soul to the pleasures of music and the joys of performing. When you take lessons, you can learn to play an instrument, improve your playing ability, prepare for a music camp or school audition, or simply fill some of your free time. Every student has a different reason for taking lessons, and we’re here for you.
With online lessons, you can learn to sing or play from the comfort, privacy, and safety of your home. Learn new skills and show off your musical progress despite social distancing regulations, bad weather, or other factors that might keep you from traveling to the studio.
Virtual lessons allow you to exercise your love for music and continue to include this emotional, entertaining, and enriching activity in your daily life. Our teachers stand ready to begin your online music lessons today.
Rochester Academy of Music offers online lessons using Zoom. Learn how it works here!
Through music, we express our emotions, engage our minds, and entertain ourselves and others. We need music in our lives now more than ever, and the Rochester Academy of Music is pleased to offer online lessons using Zoom. Now, you can learn to sing or play an instrument, rediscover a hidden talent, or practice your musical craft at your convenience from the safety and comfort of your own home. Learn how it works here!
Frequently Asked Questions About Online Music Lessons
What is the minimum age to start online lessons at Rochester Academy of Music?
We offer online music lessons to every student aged four to adult. Our existing students may continue their lessons via Zoom and maintain their current skill level while learning new techniques, styles, and/or instruments. New students may begin lessons and discover the joys of playing music. It’s our pleasure to provide everyone with an engaging experience during online music lessons.
Do I need any prior experience?
Our teachers specialize in teaching students of all levels. Whether you’re new to instruments or voice, are preparing for a professional audition or performance, or have a goal somewhere in between, we welcome you to discover the benefits of taking online lessons.
What styles of music can I learn through online lessons?
Students at Rochester Academy of Music may take piano, electric and acoustic guitar, mandolin, banjo, ukulele, bass, drums, woodwinds, voice, and singing lessons via our online lessons. Within each type of instrument or voice, you can learn almost any style, from classical and traditional to modern and contemporary. We welcome you to share your interests and goals with your teacher before or during your first lesson. If your interests and goals change, your teacher can adapt lessons to meet your needs. It’s our goal for you to enjoy music lessons and achieve your musical potential.
What materials will I need?
Each of our teachers provides customized and personalized lessons to every student based on your skill level, interests, needs, and goals. Before or during your first lesson, your teacher will provide you with a list of books to buy. With these books, you’ll progress in your lessons and work toward achieving your musical goals.
Are online lessons the right fit for me?
You can learn to play an instrument or sing during online and in-person music lessons. The choice is totally up to you and depends on your needs and preferences. During in-person lessons, the teacher can show you the correct posture and finger placement, and offer other tips that help you play your instrument properly and improve your skill. We adjust our teaching technique and provide the same level of instruction during lessons on Zoom. If you have a reliable electronic device and internet service, you can take advantage of our online music lesson option. Simply log in to our online portal at the scheduled time to hone your talents and learn new musical skills from the safety, comfort, and privacy of your own home.
Why Come to Rochester Academy of Music for Online Music Lessons?
We welcome new and returning students to engage in online music lessons. Our experienced teachers are eager to assist you in reaching your musical goals. We understand the fatigue that can set in from many months of screen time, which is why our online lessons prioritize fun and enjoyment above all.
Ready to Begin Online Music Lessons in Rochester, MN?
If you’re ready to schedule your first online music lesson, we invite you to contact us at Rochester Academy of Music. This flexible option allows you to be in charge of your musical education as you play an instrument, sing, and experience the wonders of music.