Private Lessons

In-person and virtual one-on-one music instruction

Want to be the lead guitarist? Fascinated by the piano or violin? Are drums your groove? Whatever your passion, we will help you to unleash it. We work with you to create an individualized, convenient, and affordable music experience on a wide range of instruments — in any style and regardless of age or ability.

Arts+ has a 50 year history of excellence, top-notch instructors, locations all over Charlotte, and is dedicated to building a community of music. So it’s little wonder that Arts+ has one of the largest private lessons programs in North Carolina.

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Why Arts+?

We believe in doing lessons right. With Arts+, you know you’re getting:

  • One-on-one instruction with over 30 talented faculty
  • Convenient locations across the Charlotte area
  • Affordable lessons and flexible payment schedules
  • Wide variety of styles and genres of music
  • Recitals each semester with an accompanist provided
  • Carolina Suzuki Strings: The largest Suzuki music program in Charlotte
  • Gig opportunities in local venues for Rock+Blues students
  • Performance opportunities for solos and small groups around Charlotte
  • Special workshops
  • Dedicated team of customer service staff
  • Merit scholarships available for talented students
  • Financial aid available to qualified families

Why take music lessons?

At Arts+, we understand the transformative power of music and strive to help each student unlock their full artistic potential. Learning an instrument or how to sing is proven to have numerous benefits. Music can inspire joy for both player and listener as well as promote positive self-expression. Lessons develop skills such as time management, collaboration, creative thinking, problem solving, and perseverance, providing students with the confidence to give back and become leaders in their community. Even more, music is scientifically shown to reduce stress, ease anxiety, and is even linked to improving memory, especially in older adults. It's never too late to pick up an instrument!

Through private lessons with Arts+, students not only explore and develop musical skills with our outstanding faculty but reap benefits that extend far beyond their instrument.

Lesson Packages and FAQ

Music Lessons

We are proud to offer lessons on a wide range of instruments and in a wide variety of musical styles. Click the links below to learn more.

Trying out an instrument for the first time? …
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Arts+ boasts the largest strings program in t…
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Guitar and Ukulele
Guitar and ukulele have long been favorite in…
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At Arts+, we believe that anyone can learn to…
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The pulse. The driving rhythm. The backbone o…
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Among the most expressive and dynamic of any …
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Perhaps one of the most mesmerizing instrumen…
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Trumpet, French Horn, Trombone, Euphonium, an…
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Adaptive Music Lessons
Arts+ is happy to offer Adaptive Music Lesson…
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Virtual Music Lessons
Online music lessons offer a fun and engaging…
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Specialty Programs

What makes Arts+ unique? Our specialty music programs! Learn music holistically with the Suzuki Method, and our Rock+Blues students gig and perform all over Charlotte.


Arts+ has convenient locations all across the Charlotte area. Look below to see the regions we serve, then give us a call, and we will find the perfect teacher for you!

Teach with Arts+

Arts+ is always looking for inspiring musicians and educators to join our faculty. We are fortunate to boast one of the largest private lessons programs in the state, thanks to the high quality of our faculty. Applications for new teachers are accepted at any time throughout the year.

Merit Scholarships

Arts+ offers merit-based scholarships to music students each year. Click below to learn more about our scholarship program and see a list of current scholarship students.