Best Piano Lessons in Raleigh

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Our goal is to connect people with the best local experts. We scored Raleigh Piano Lessons on more than 25 variables across five categories, and analyzed the results to give you a hand-picked list of the best.

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Our Selection Criteria:

  • 1. Availability

    Consistently approachable and responsive, so customers never feel ignored.

  • 2. Qualifications

    Building customer confidence with licensing, accreditations, and awards.

  • 3. Reputation

    A history of delighted customers and outstanding service.

  • 4. Experience

    Masters of their craft, based on years of practical experience and education.

  • 5. Professionalism

    Providing service with honesty, reliability, and respect.

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Carolina Music School

Carolina Music School is a Cary-based music school that primarily specializes in piano instruction. The teachers strive to create a warm, open environment that is conducive to learning by inspiring musical creativity, confidence, and passion among students. Head instructor Carly is a member of the Cary/Apex Piano Teachers Association, the Raleigh Piano Teachers Association, NC Music Teachers Association, and Music Teachers National Association.

Cary, NC 27518


Music Foundations Piano Studio

Music Foundations Piano Studio has been serving music students in the Cary, North Carolina area for over 15 years. The school uses high-quality instruments and time-tested, premium teaching programs to properly hone the students’ appreciation and ear for music. The principal and founder, Robert Baldwin is certified by the Music Teachers’ National Association and is an active member of the Raleigh Piano Teachers Association.

Cary, NC 27511


North Raleigh School of Music

North Raleigh School of Music is a music academy in Raleigh, North Carolina that is known for its Kindermusik, piano, violin, cello, and voice lessons. The teachers specialize in instrumental ensembles and group classes and offer additional services such as one-on-one music instruction. The school provides programs for various instruments, including piano, voice, violin, viola, guitar, bass, saxophone, flute, clarinet, and percussions. The school's founder and director, Erin Wenger holds a Master of Music in vocal performance and pedagogy from East Carolina University.

Raleigh, NC 27609


Progressive Music Center

Progressive Music Center is a music school in Raleigh, North Carolina that is known for its Rock Academy program. This learning center was founded in 1992 and has since provided private and group classes in drums, guitar, vocal, bass, piano, and violin. The center has been featured in various magazines, including Entrepreneur, Music Inc., Music Trades, Drum Business, and Kiplingers.

Raleigh, NC 27617


Russell Lacy Music

Russell Lacy Music provides piano, guitar, voice, and percussion lessons to students in the Durham, North Carolina area. The school offers a wide variety of services, including private music lessons, ensembles, group classes, and music therapy. Its founder Russell Lacy holds a Master’s degree from Queens College in New York City, with a concentration in Afro-Latin music as well as music composition and arrangement.

Durham, NC 27701


Santucci Music Studios

Santucci Music Studios is a music academy that focuses on vocal and piano training. Based in Raleigh, North Carolina, the musical director and owner Angela Santucci has over 14 years of experience in theater and voice coaching and also offers audition monologue coaching to students. She is the recipient of the 2010 Qubain Excellence in Teaching Award from Ravenscroft School.

Raleigh, NC 27616


Temple Piano

Temple Piano is a piano studio in Cary, North Carolina that offers home-based piano tutoring for students of all ages. The school offers a selection of services, including individual lessons, family lessons, composition, and arranging, as well as competition preparation and coaching. Temple Piano owner, Ginnah Temple is a graduate of the Berklee College of Music in Boston, with a major in flute, arrangement, music composition, and theory.

Cary, NC 27518


The Wake Forest Academy of Fine Arts

The Wake Forest Academy of Fine Arts is a performing arts institution that has been serving dance and music students in the Wake Forest, North Carolina area for over 25 years. Its team handles lessons ranging from lyrical and contemporary dance to classical music and is known for their competitive performance training. The instructors of the academy are college and professionally trained in their areas of expertise.

Wake Forest, NC 27587


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