University of South Florida

College of The Arts

University of South Florida

USF Community Music Project

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The USF School of Music now offers ways to bring music to our community, for all ages and levels.

Through the Community Music Project, USF Faculty and current USF music students offer10-week "semesters" of private lessons and classes for everyone interested in experiencing growing through music. Classes and lessons are available for students of nearly all ages (6 and higher) and all levels (complete beginner through very advanced). Depending on the instructor, instruction is available both at the School of Music as well as the convenience of online formats.

Please complete our Interest Form (one per student) for classes and lessons for more information.


Private Lesson Schedule: lesson times to be arranged with instructor

Fall A 2021 semester (August 1 - October 9 ): 10 weeks
Fall B 2021 semester (October 10 - December 18): 10 weeks

  • Artist-Faculty (USF Faculty): $525 for 10-weeks of 45-minute lessons
  • Instructors (USF Students): $300 for 10 weeks of 45-minute lessons

Private lessons are available for all band and orchestra instruments, plus guitar, ukulele, voice, piano, pop piano, jazz piano, jazz saxophone, composition, jazz composition, theory, conducting, rapping, beatmaking, and more.

Classes: 60-minutes, weekly; $180 for the semester (10 classes)

GROUP Classes Schedule: class topics and meetings will be announced soon
Fall class semester (September 12 - November 20): 10 weeks

Save the Dates

Spring A lessons: January 16 - March 26 (10 weeks

Spring B lessons: March 27 - June 4 (10 weeks)

Spring Class schedule: January 16 - March 26 (10 weeks)


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