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Musical Chairs Studio 

Location, day and time are based on mutual scheduling in one of our Lincoln Square studios.
Chicago, IL 60625 


Semi-Private, Private Lessons and Instrument Intensive

Musical Chairs is a boutique music school in Chicago's Lincoln Square neighborhood specializing in highly individualized music instruction to meet the needs and interests of our students.  Children and Adults are welcome.  We teach the classic fundamentals of theory and instrument technique, while choosing, together with the student, a progression of repertoire that is enjoyable and reinforces their goals.

We are proud to provide only the highest quality and experience in our teaching staff.  We offer lessons in:

Piano * Guitar * Violin * Bass * Percussion / Drums * Voice * Trumpet * Clarinet * Saxophone

For information on our teaching staff, visit our website Instructor Bios page

Lessons run 30 - 45 minutes per week depending on the student's level.  Generally, lessons are offered to children beginning Kindergarten and older.  For Kindergarten children, we prefer, but don't require students tohave participated in our Step the Beat program to give them a strong initial music foundation.

Semi-private lessons are offered when like aged and level students are available for lessons on the same day / time.  If you are interested in this option, please specify when registering. We will work to identify another student for pairing. 

For adults, scheduling can be more flexible including a Bi-Monthly program for 45 minute lessons every other week.  

Lessons are can be held at one of our Lincoln Square studio locations, at Queen of Angels or St. Matthias Elementary School as part of their after school programming.  We will also offer in home lessons on a case by case basis.  Transportation charges may apply.

To inquire about lessons, please select the Register button below and tell us of your interests and times available.  This does not obligate you to lessons and you will not be charged until your lessons are arranged. We will contact you directly to schedule a time / instructor that best meets your needs.  Private lessons are accepted on a rolling basis.


Semi-private 30 minute lessons:  $20 per lesson

Private 30 minute lessons: $30 per lesson

Private 45 minute lessons:  $45 per lesson

Advanced Students (higher level instructors):  $40 per 30 minutes or  $55 per 45 minutes

In Home Lessons offered on a case by case basis.  Transportation charges apply.