Band & Orchestra lessons at the Peoria Music Academy offer the ultimate opportunity to explore or learn classical, movie/video game theme music, pop, country, and bluegrass music. Lessons are designed to teach students the fundamentals of technique, ear training and more, using a variety of musical styles to enhance the learning experience. Whether you are looking for a traditional musical experience, fiddle, country, or even rock influenced lessons, our instructors are ready to provide the best instruction available.
Our instructors are warm and friendly, and we get to know each student and parent on a personal level. We work with you to craft a lesson plan that fits your individual needs using your favorite type of music. Whether you’re a seven-year-old taking their first lesson or a professional who is already playing in local bands, we’ll set goals to help you achieve your musical aspirations.
We teach all styles from classical to modern.
Our band, orchestra, and music instructors have received their education from prestigious institutions such as Manhattan School of Music, BYU, Arizona State University, University of Arizona, Northern Arizona University, Arizona Christian University, California State University, University of North Texas, University of Southern California, Northwestern. Many have toured the US and Europe, and bring over 25 years of professional performance and teaching experience to your lessons.
Beginner students can expect to work on folk songs, scales, classical melodies, pop songs, sight reading and theory. Our instructors balance musicianship and fun by making sure that each lesson presents a new technical challenges or theory concept, and ends with something fun, such as your favorite riff or song. We use a variety of method books as well as standard violin repertoire.
Yes, to practice at home, you will need to have an instrument available. However, you do not need to purchase an instrument as there are many options available for renting all types of instruments at our location.
Sign up is easy and parent-friendly, with helpful staff at the front desk six days a week to serve you. Because we only offer lessons on a month-to-month basis, there are no large upfront payments, no complicated contracts, no annual material or performance fees, and no semester minimums.
Lessons are available six days a week, and scheduled once a week.
A one-time registration fee is $30 (due only at time of registration).
Offering quality guitar, voice, singing, bass, drum and piano lessons in Peoria.
Monday-Friday: 9:30am - 9:00pm
Saturday: 9:00am - 3:00pm