Private Music Lessons


One-on-one lessons meet once per week for 45 minutes for ten weeks (Fall and Spring; $435) and four weeks (J-term; $175). [Billed to your student account] Students involved in ensembles and/or music performance courses receive 1/2 off. Music majors receive lessons at no cost. A limited amount of financial assistance is available to qualified students. Apply in the music department during registration week.

Bagpipes, Banjo, Bass & Jazz Bass, Carillon, Cello, Celtic harp, Clarinet, Drums, Fiddle, Flute, French horn, Guitar (acoustic, electric, and jazz), Harmonica, Harpsichord, Irish Whistle, Mandolin, Oboe, Organ, Piano & Jazz piano, Saxophone, Trombone, Trumpet, Ukulele, Viola, Violin, Voice & Jazz voice


Affiliate Artists
Bios and contact information are available on the Faculty & Staff page.

Department-owned instruments support departmental music classes and ensembles; seldom do we lend instruments owned by the College to individuals or groups. Students interested in short-term or long-term instrument use are encouraged to contact Ellis Music in Bethel, VT (800) 244-7664 for reasonable rates and free delivery to the College.

Department of Music

Mahaney Center for the Arts
72 Porter Field Road
Middlebury College
Middlebury, VT 05753