Local Music Studios

This list is provided as a public service by St. Louis Strings!

If you would like your music studio to be included in this list, please send us your information to info@stlstrings.com or stop by the store and say "Hello!"

Becky Howard Piano Studio
Ballwin, MO 63021
(636) 230-5222

Childbloom Guitar Program
6484 Clayton Avenue
Saint Louis, MO
(636) 230-5222
INFO: Kirk Hanser Director - The Childbloom Guitar Program of St. Louis We specialize in working with kids between the ages of five and twelve.

CoCA - Center of Contemporary Arts
524 Trinity Avenue
University City, MO 63130
(314) 725-6555

Singing and West African Drumming

Community Music School of Webster University
535 Garden Ave.
St. Louis, MO 63119
(314) 968-5939

Julie Walbridge Community Relations Coordinator Community Music School of Webster University
(314) 968-5939
INFO: Traditional Individual Instruction: Strings, Piano, Woodwinds and Brass, Guitar, Harp, Percussion and Voice. Jazz Instruction, Suzuki String Instruction, Kindermusik Classes, Orchestra, Band and Choir Classes, Homeschool Programs, Summer camps.

Driftwood Music
1106 North Second Street
St. Charles, MO 63301
(314) 285-1904
INFO: Driftwood Music is an old timey music shop in St. Charles, MO: Down the road from old town Main street in the Historic Frenchtown District, and a stone's throw from the MO river, our quiet spot at the end of the trolley line specializes in vintage instruments, quality repairs and restoration, and top notch lessons and instruction. Our shop space is also an intimate listening room, hosting amazing local talent. Stop in and check us out!

Drum Instruction by Jim Ryan
(314) 307-0621
Drum Instruction and Private Lessons: I teach others how to play the drums at all levels and at all ages. I have been playing the drums for over 40 years, and am confident we can take your playing to the next level. Check out the Lessons page.

Jan Fishman
(314) 434-9496

Florissant Valley Symphony Orchestra
Richard Sohn St. Louis Community College
Florissant Valley, MO
(314) 569-0371

Flute and Piano by Mary
Mary Somogyi
Creve Coeur, MO
(314) 878-8256
Facebook Page: Flute and Piano, private lessons

Fox Park Music Studio
Saint Louis, MO 63104
(314) 896-0655
INFO: Fox Park Music Studio Suzuki violin, viola and piano. Music theory and composition.

Hannah Frey's Violin Studio
1199 Fieldhurst Dr. Ballwin, MO 63011
(216) 224-4067
INFO: Teaching violin ages 4 up to adults.

Jessica Klingler Voice Studio
INFO: Private voice lessons in studio or your home. Ms. Klingler earned her Master's degree from New York University while an adjunct voice instructor there and her Bachelor of Music from Webster University. While her focus is in classical vocal repertoire including opera and art song, Ms. Klingler is also well-versed in musical theater. She also teaches at East Central College and Villa Duchesne.

Kindermusik Academy
Kindermusik Academy Chesterfield
Des Peres, Clayton

Kirkwood Academy of Music
514 Edna Ave
Kirkwood, MO 63122.
INFO: Suzuki and traditional violin lessons by Joseph Kaminsky, MO's 2014 "Artist String Teacher of the Year". Students currently travel from as far as Kansas City and as far east as Mount Vernon, IL for weekly lessons with Mr. Kaminsky. Joseph Kaminsky has 45 years of experience teaching beginners age 3 through many of St. Louis' most advanced high school violinists. Please visit our site for more information: kirkwoodacademyofmusic.com

Marie Taris Music Studio
Marie Taris
INFO: Violin and Piano, private lessons

Milder Musical Arts
14288 Ladue Road
Chesterfield, MO 63017
Crystal, Phone: (314) 469-6646

INFO: We offer private and group piano, guitar, voice and violin lessons and piano and voice combination lessons to individuals of all ages. We are located in Chesterfield MO and have students attending classes from Ladue, Creve Coeur, Town and Country and many other areas with in the greater St. Louis metropolitan area.

Musical Arts Academy
23 N. Gore
Webster Groves, MO
(314) 918-0200
INFO: Violin, viola, guitar, flute, recorder, piano, trombone, and french horn. Individual instruction for children and adults of all ages and levels. Theory classes. Performance opportunities.

Pancella Music Studio
7370 Manchester, Suite 14
Maplewood, MO 63143
(314) 644-5551
INFO: Pete Pancella - Professional musician and teacher since 1985. Teaches violin and other instruments, sight-singing, theory, chamber music - any age and level - specializing in strings and trumpet.
Private Lessons: 1/2 hour: $16 | 45 minutes: $24 | 1 hour: $30

Pisarkiewicz Music Studio
2133 Charbonier Road
Florissant, MO 63031
(314) 837-9229
INFO: Violin, viola, piano, guitar, drums, voice, trumpet, trombone, saxophone, clarinet, tuba, flute, french horn, and keyboard. Also available, Kindergarten Keyboard Class, for our youngest musicians.

Teipen Music Studio
7510 Delmar Blvd # 200
St. Louis, MO 63130
(314) 727-0524
INFO: Private and Group Lessons. Lessons age 3 and up. Violin, Viola, Voice, Piano Improvisation

Townsend Music School in Chesterfield, MO
14776 Clayton Road
Ballwin, MO 63011
(Just a little East of Baxter Road in Chesterfield)
INFO: We teach Piano, Voice, Violin, Guitar, Viola, Flute, Theory and Composition. All ages, beginning to advanced. We offer experienced, professional, degreed instructors of the highest quality. Since 1950.

West County Strings
1199 Fieldhurst Dr.
Ballwin, MO 63011
INFO: We offer weekly private and group instruction rooted in the Suzuki Method. Whether beginning or continuing music lessons for your child, or preparing for orchestra or even college auditions, we are eager to help each of our students grow, develop, and realize their full potential.
Brad: (636) 219-0450
Kirby: (314) 229-0419
Facebook: @westcountystrings

Community Education Centers

Bevo-Long Community Education Center
St. Louis Public Schools
5028 Morganford
St. Louis, MO 63116
(314) 353-1034
INFO: Private violin, piano, and guitar lessons.
* Call for times. * Fee: $28 per month.

Kennard Classical Junior Academy
"A Gifted Magnet School"
St. Louis Public Schools
5031 Potomac Street
Saint Louis, MO 63139
(314) 353-8875
Gloria A. Shelton, Principal
Orchestrated Chorale/Music

Nottingham Community Education Center
St. Louis Public Schools
4915 Donovan Ave.
St. Louis, MO 63109
(314) 352-1163

Shaw VPA Community Education Center
St. Louis Public Schools
5329 Columbia Ave.
St. Louis, MO 63139
(314) 776-4327
Music lessons for adults and children.

Sigel Community Education Center
St. Louis Public Schools
2039 Russell Blvd.
St. Louis, MO 63104
(314) 865-5050

Stevens Community Education Center
St. Louis Public Schools
1033 Whittier St.
St. Louis, MO 63108
(314) 531-6160
Instrumental Music

Williams Community Education Center
St. Louis Public Schools
3955 St. Ferdinand
St. Louis, MO 63113
(314) 652-4548
Instrumental Music

Yeatman Community Education Center
St. Louis Public Schools
4265 Athlone
St. Louis, MO 63115
(314) 261-8132Instrumental Music