Music Classes, Programs, & Lessons for Kids in Westchester County

Music Classes, Programs, & Lessons for Kids in Westchester County

Boost your child's music-making skills at one of these Westchester County music programs.


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UPDATED June 2019: Westchester County offers so many ways to expose kids of all ages to music—through classes, programs, and lessons—so why not take advantage of the numerous opportunities and sign your child up to learn an instrument or strengthen their voice. After all, children can benefit from music classes from a very early age; learning and playing music helps boost children’s language and social skills. From mommy-and-me music classes for babies as young as 6 months up to rock and music production classes for teens, our directory has you covered. Music programs in Westchester County include individual and group lessons to learn to play guitar, piano, voice, and violin to name a few. In addition, many of the programs listed include music education, musical theater, and acting. Some facilities even offer performance opportunities, birthday parties, and music camps. These music lessons are offered throughout Westchester County, including Mamaroneck, Dobbs Ferry, Scarsdale, Tuckahoe, Valhalla, Yonkers, White Plains, Mount Kisco, and Rye.

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ALCOTT MONTESSORI SCHOOL
535 Broadway, Dobbs Ferry
914-693-4443
27 Crane Road, Scarsdale
914-472-4404
46 Fox Meadow Road, Scarsdale
914-725-7551


Alcott School provides children ages 2-6 a supportive, multicultural learning environment where they develop independence, self-confidence, and pride in their abilities. All sites offer a developmentally appropriate curriculum with Montessori materials, music, creative movement, and nature enrichment programs. After-school enrichment classes are provided for ages 3-5. Offerings include yoga, dance, mad science, super soccer stars, golf, karate, and Spanish. Kidz Club, a social skills group for ages 3-5 meets from 4-5pm twice a week at the Crane Road location. Call to arrange a tour.

ARTISTREE PERFORMING ARTS
114 W. Boston Post Road, Mamaroneck
914-835-2200
Email heather@artistreearts.com, jeanette@artistreearts.com (for parties)

Artistree Performing Arts is a performing arts studio offering classes for children newborn-18. We strive to foster a community of performers who can build confidence and friendships in a supportive and engaging environment. Artistree offers everything from Broadway and rock music classes for babies, preschool performing classes, after-school classes in acting, film, and musical theater, and performance workshops for middle and high school students. Whether your child is on a pre-professional track or just loves to sing and dance, we have the class or workshop to fit their needs.

BACH TO ROCK MAMARONECK
130 Mamaroneck Ave., Mamaroneck
914-341-1457
Email mamaroneck@bachtorock.com

Bach to Rock, the music school for all ages, believes learning to play music should be fun, it’s called “play” for a reason! B2R combines individual instruction with group classes such as Rock Band. We offer private instruction in all instruments, including strings and woodwinds, as well as music classes for toddlers and preschoolers. Our state-of-the-art recording studio brings students into the world of electronic music production and recording arts. We also have birthday parties and weekly music camps. B2R will unleash your inner rock star!

BELLE SCHOOL OF MUSIC
1088 Central Park Ave., Scarsdale
283 Tarrytown Road, White Plains
1537 Central Park Ave., Yonkers
914-961-5511


The Belle School of Music, voted the No. 1 music school in Westchester in 2015 by parents, has a unique, effective, and fun way of teaching music to children, (ages 2 and older), and adults. Under the supervision of our highly qualified and dedicated staff, your child will not only learn to play but will develop an appreciation and love for music that will last a lifetime. Bring out the musical talent in your child! Call 914-961-5511 to schedule a free introductory lesson and consultation.

HOFF-BARTHELSON MUSIC SCHOOL
25 School Lane, Scarsdale
914-723-1169
Email hb@hbms.org

Westchester's premiere music school offers lessons and classes for babies, children, teens, and adults, including Suzuki and summer programs. Students receive not only weekly private lessons, but also musicianship classes, ensemble instruction, and numerous performance and practice opportunities with accompaniment. This all-encompassing approach catalyzes learning, enabling students to fulfill their potential.

JODI'S GYM
25 Hubbels Drive, Mount Kisco
914-244-8811
244 E. 84th St., Manhattan
212-772-7633


Jodi's Gym has been providing New York kids the highest level of fun and fitness for more than three decades! Their step-by-step, no-fail approach ensures that every child feels a sense of accomplishment. They offer gymnastics (ages 3-12), Ninja Challenge (ages 4-8), Game On! (ages 3-5), parent and child gym, Music Together, summer and holiday break camps, free playtime and perks for members, private lessons, and the best birthday ever! Need transportation after school? They also bus from every Chappaqua elementary school!

MUSIC CONSERVATORY OF WESTCHESTER
216 Central Ave., White Plains
914-761-3900

Music Conservatory of Westchester provides quality music education for all ages, abilities, and backgrounds, with one-on-one instruction, performing ensembles, theory, composition, early childhood classes, lifelong learning for adults, and free community performances. Our esteemed faculty enrich the lives of more than 2,500 students each year, ages 4 months to 80 years.

MUSICAL MUNCHKINS
167 Scarsdale Road, Tuckahoe
914-771-7000

Musical Munchkins, Westchester's original early childhood music program is celebrating more than 30 years of makin' music and memories. We continue delighting our youngest musicians and their families with the wonderful world of mommy-n-me music. Our curriculum, filled with awesome activities, is geared to children ages 6 months to 4 years. Instruments, creative movement, inventive props, puppets, books, and games help captivate and enrich children with a love of music. Our nurturing teachers capture everyone's hearts, while stimulating those developing brains. Visit our website. Schedule a free trial class.

PROJECT EXPLORE
70 Columbus Ave., Valhalla
914-328-1578

We serve children with and without disabilities in inclusive, integrated, small classrooms. We offer high-quality, full- and part-time programs, school year and year-round, for children ages 18 months to 5 years, from 8:30am-2:30pm. Before- and after-school care, vacation clubs during school breaks, and summer camp are available. We follow the Creative Curriculum™ that is aligned with the NYS Common Core Learning Standards. We have special classes in art, music, and science, including interactive SMART Board activities. Our master teachers are New York State-certified in early childhood and special education. NAEYC accredited.

SHAMES JCC ON THE HUDSON
371-425 S. Broadway, Tarrytown
914-366-7898
Email info@shamesjcc.org

Brand new facilities, 90 years of experience. The Shames JCC offers expert-led early childhood centers, summer and vacation camps, music lessons, and classes in STEAM, circus arts, karate, yoga, fencing, gymnastics, and aquatics. Children can receive needed therapies in our new sensory gym and our birthday parties are a blast!

STARLIGHT STARBRIGHT MUSIC
78 Garth Road, Scarsdale
914-924-0995
Email jackie@slsbmusic.com

Did you know that all children are musical? Nurture your child's musical growth in our parent-child Music Together classes for mixed ages (newborn-age 5) or babies (newborn-6 months)! We also offer parent-child ukulele classes (ages 3-6) and a big kids' summer camp (ages 5-7).

WESTCHESTER CHILDREN’S MUSEUM
100 Playland Parkway , Rye
914-421-5050
Email info@discoverwcm.org

The Westchester Children’s Museum is a vibrant, interactive place for play and discovery. Our indoor, air-conditioned exhibit space overlooks the beach and Long Island Sound with ample parking. Exhibits and activities in our 6,500-square-feet of galleries offer experiences in physics, science, art, craft, and design, with places to climb, build, and explore for toddlers through age 12. We also offer daily programs for preschoolers through middle schoolers. Check our calendar for updates! discoverwcm.org/calendar-2/.


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