Banjo Lessons

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    Starting Age: 8 and Up

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    Adults Welcome

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    Flexible Enrollment

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    One-on-One Music Lessons

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    Meets Weekly

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    30-Minute, 45-Minute or 60-Minute Music Lessons

All banjo lessons are taught as private, one-on-one music instruction and are available in lengths of 30, 45, and 60 minutes. We suggest kids and teenagers begin with 30-minute lessons and progress to longer lengths as your teacher recommends. For adults who have some previous experience, we recommend starting with 45- or 60-minute lessons.

Banjo Lessons for Kids & Teenagers

Playing the banjo can be a challenging and rewarding experience for kids interested in the instrument. Beginner music lessons will focus on basic techniques of playing the banjo, including sitting position, reading music, left-hand fretting technique, and right-hand fingerpicking.

Banjo Lessons for Adults

Don’t feel intimidated if you’ve never played the banjo! We love adult students who are just starting out. Beginning adult banjo students will learn the basics of playing the banjo, including sitting posture, reading music and tablature, left-hand technique, and right-hand fingerpicking. Advanced banjo lessons will focus on advanced fingerpicking, playing up the fretboard, and advanced songs.


Music Lessons for all ages and abilities.


To view current music lesson tuition and Policies, please click here.

Baltimore School of Music offers flexible enrollment, so students can start and end anytime during the school year.

Once you register, your music lessons occur each week with the same teacher, day, and time.

Baltimore School of Music welcomes students of all levels, from beginners to advanced musicians. Our teachers are passionate about helping you reach your goals, regardless of your experience.

Our dedicated administrative staff will match you with the best music teacher depending on your availability, previous experience, and what you’re looking for in music lessons.

Baltimore School of Music carries a comprehensive selection of instruments, books, and accessories students can purchase for their music lessons. We have top-of-the-line acoustic pianos in our classrooms for students to use for music lessons. For all other instruments, students need to bring their own instrument to their lessons.

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