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Music Lessons in Columbia

Are you looking for music lessons in Columbia, SC for kids? The Columbia area has tons of music classes to teach your child how to play instruments like guitar, banjo, violin, piano, drums, percussion, and woodwind instruments, for all skill and age levels. Preschool classes are even offered, allowing your child to ignite their love of music at a young age. You will find the perfect class for your little musician in this list!


Find more classes in Columbia, SC

Suzuki Academy Columbia

803.397.3214 | 400 State Street , West Columbia, SC

Classes: Offers instruction in musical instruments to ages 3 and older. Instruments include violin, viola, cello, and classical guitar.

Freeway Music

844.537.7661 | Multiple Locations, Columbia, SC

Offers private music lessons, Rockband class, Theatre classes, and Mommy and Me style music PLAY.
Music lessons are offered for all ages, skill level, and almost any instrument.

They offer six locations throughout the Columbia area.
Locations: Cayce, Downtown, Lexington, Irmo, Northeast, and Sims Music.

Shelby Nord Piano Studio

505.504.8247 | 500 South Kilbourne Road, Columbia, SC

Classes: Shelby Nord Piano Studio offers private and group lessons for piano. Group lessons are grouped by age, including Elementary, Pre Teen/ Teen, and Adult. Shelby Nord is a Nationally Certified Teacher of Music in piano.  Group lessons are 14 weeks long and are offered on Tuesday, Thursday, or Saturday.

Carolina Academy of Music

803.648.5150 | 913 Dougherty Road , Aiken, SC

Classes: Offers music lessons in strings, guitar, banjo, keyboard/percussion, voice, general music, folk instruments, woodwinds, and brass instruments.

Kindermusik: Carolina Academy of Music offers Kindermusik, classes geared toward young children and preschool-aged children to explore a multitude of instruments.

Summer Camp: Twinkle Camp is available as a week-long summer camp, with daily group lessons, arts and crafts projects, arts enrichment, and a final concert.

Columbia Arts Academy

803.787.0931 | Multiple Locations, Columbia, Lexington, Irmo, SC

Classes: Offers music lessons for beginners and up for Guitar, Piano, Singing, Voice, Drums, Bass, Banjo, Mandolin, Violin, and Ukulele. Lessons are offered daily.


Columbia: 3630 Rosewood Drive, Columbia
Irmo: 1061 Lake Murray Boulevard, Irmo
Lexington: 226 Barr Road, Lexington

Star Music Academy

803.252.8133 | 803.699.5200 | Two locations, Columbia, SC

Classes: Star Music Academy offers private musical instruction half time (30 minutes once per week) or full-time ( 60 minutes once per week) for students. They work with beginner, novice, and expert musicians. A showcase in Fall and Spring allows students to perform what they have learned.

They teach a multitude of band and orchestra instruments.


Downtown Columbia- 1322 Assembly Street, Columbia | 803.252.8133
Northeast Columbia- 9810 Two Notch Road, Columbia | 803.699.5200

Tempo Music and Arts

| 302 Senate Street, Columbia, SC

Offers outdoor music classes with instruments for babies and toddlers through 4-year-old children. Music memberships are available.

Learn more about Tempo Music and Arts in our KA review!

USC School of Music Center for Piano Studies

803.777.4281 | 813 Assembly Street , Columbia, SC

Classes: The USC School of Music offers piano lessons for ages 5 and older at the Music Center for Piano Studies.

They offer beginner, elementary, young artist, and advanced young artists piano programs for K5 – 12th grade

Irmo Music Academy

803.931.3495 | Multiple locations, Columbia, Irmo, Lexington , SC

Classes: Irmo Music Academy offers lessons in guitar, piano, voice, singing, drums, bass, banjo, violin, ukulele, and mandolin. Lessons are available every day of the week.


Columbia: 3630 Rosewood Drive, Columbia
Lexington: 226 Barr Road, Lexington
Irmo: 1061 Lake Murray Blvd, Irmo