New York City is filled with places to take music lessons and classes, but this list is for Queens families looking for local music teachers and studios where kids can learn to sing and play musical instruments with piano lessons, guitar lessons, and more. You'll find music classes and programs for kids offered in Queens including Rego Park, Forest Hills, Astoria, Flushing, Fresh Meadows, Douglaston, Long Island City, and Jackson Heights.
Academy of Musical Arts - Varta
97-15 64th Road (at Queens Blvd.), 2nd Floor, Rego Park
Empower you child with quality music education early in life! We provide music classes for children as young as 3 year old. Our specially designed Kids Introduction to Music class prepares students to play an instrument while having fun. For students 4 and older we offer piano, violin, guitar, and voice lessons. Our exceptional faculty works with students at any level form beginner to advanced. We provide exciting performing opportunities! If you are looking for excellent music education, come to Varta Academy of Musical Arts!
Douglaston School of Music and Art
44-33 Douglaston Parkway, Douglaston
We offer a variety of courses for all ages and levels! Among the classes are: Private Instruction (piano, violin, clarinet, oboe, saxophone, flute, guitar, and voice) and Introduction to Music, which teaches students the basics of music in a game-type setting. Classes are taught by highly educated, professional teachers. Our goal is to help expand the educational and cultural horizons of the community and give students an opportunity to express their talent and creativity. Give the gift of creativity to your child for their birthday!
Forest Hills Kids Corner
Belle Arti Center for the Arts, L.L.C.
108-10 72nd Ave., Forest Hills
All Star Studios
108-21 72nd Ave., Forest Hills
The best professional schools in music and dance. The best in the field, “Belle Arti” Center for the Arts, L.L.C. (108-10 72nd Ave., Forest Hills),718-261-2237, belleartiny.com and “All Star Studios” (108-21 72nd Ave., Forest Hills),718-268-2280, AllStarStudiosNYC.com, are offering great discounts on music and dance classes. “Belle Arti” offers lessons in piano, violin, cello, guitar, voice, woodwinds, and music theory (ages 4 and older), and Musical Aurora®, a unique music program for children (age 2-5). “All Star Studios” offer classes in theater, tap, jazz, ballet, hip hop, and acrobatics for ages 3 and older.
Herald Music School
156-03 Horace Harding Expressway, Flushing
Herald Music School is a professional music school that trains pianists, composers, instrumentalists and others who have made an indelible mark on cultural life in the community. A faculty of distinguished artist-teachers upholds our reputation for excellence. Herald nurtures each aspiring artist toward the fullest expression of his or her talent and fosters creativity and intellectual curiosity. Herald Music School offers private instruction in piano, flute, violin, cello, composition, and classes in music theory, ear training and music performance. The studio provides an atmosphere where artistic gifts and technical skill can flourish.
Just Wee Two
Bayside, Manhasset, Plainview, plus Brooklyn and Connecticut
This specially developed program, for children 8 months–3 1/2 years and their parents, provides an environment that enables adults to share the joy of a child’s early learning. Classes limited to 10 children. Toddlers enjoy arts and crafts, creative movement, stories, and play time. Children develop a sense of confidence and increase their communication and social skills. We offer an enrichment class with an emphasis on reading readiness, 6-week summer mini-camp, and partial separation and separation classes for 2 1/2- to 3 1/2-year-olds.
Mommy, Music, and Me, Inc.
Offering Music Together® classes in Astoria, Bayside, Forest Hills, Glendale, Howard Beach, Little Neck, and Whitestone, Queens
Since 2003, we have provided the gold standard Music Together® music and movement program for grown-ups and the children they love. Thousands of families with babies, toddlers, and preschoolers have experienced our classes with highly trained and registered Music Together® teachers. Families value the positive effects on speech articulation, small and large gross motor skills, pre-linguistic skills, rhythm, tone, and socialization. Schedule your free trial class. Visit mommymusicandme.com for information on our 10th anniversary free concerts at Crocheron Park, Flushing Meadows Park, and Alley Pond Park.
New York Music & Arts
113-25 Queens Boulevard, Ste. 107-110, Forest Hills
We offer the highest quality musical education in Long Island with our world-renowned faculty, taught by graduates from the Juilliard School. The music school rivals the top institutions in the world. When you register for individual lessons, you receive more than a weekly lesson. Your tuition covers a wide range of activities, and allows you to expand your musical endeavors! Let your child celebrate his or her birthday with beautiful music. We now offer gift certificates and special discounts for new students! Call for a free trial class today!
Performing Arts Conservatory of New York
35-57 89th St., Jackson Heights
Performing Arts Conservatory of New York offers high quality instruction in music (piano, violin, guitar, voice, winds, and more), dance (ballet, folk dance, modern, and Flamenco), and art. We also offer instruction for preschool children (Dalcroze, music and movement). New drama program and Spanish for kids available. Adults are also welcome. We prepare music, art, and dance students for special high schools (La Guardia, Frank Sinatra etc..), and pre-college and college auditions.