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Looking For A Cello, Viola, or Violin Instructor Near You?

Look No Further than the Academy of Music in Grand Rapids!

Violin Lessons in Grand Rapids Michigan

(Ages 5 & Up)


String Lessons at the Academy of Music offer the ultimate opportunity to explore or learn to play the violin, viola, cello, or string bass. Lessons are designed to teach students the fundamentals of technique, ear training, and more, using a variety of musical styles to enhance the learning experience.   Whether you are looking for a traditional musical experience, fiddle, country, or even rock-influenced lessons, our instructors are ready to provide the best instruction available.

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What’s The #1 Reason to Study The Violin, Viola, and Cello At The Academy of Music?

Our guitar instructors are warm and friendly and get to know each student and parent on a personal level. We work with you to craft a lesson plan that fits your individual needs and the student’s favorite type of music. Whether you’re playing in local bands, a seven-year-old taking their first lesson, or a fifty-year-old returning to the guitar after many years, we’ll set goals to achieve your musical aspirations.

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What Styles of Violin, Viola, Cello Do You Teach?

Our String Lessons in Grand Rapids teach all styles, from rock, fiddle, classical bass – on electric and acoustic basses.

How Qualified Are Your String Instructors?

Our Viola, Cello, and Violin Instructors are highly qualified with educational degrees from prestigious institutions.  Some of our instructors have additionally completed performance tours of the US and have over 20 years of professional performance and teaching experience.  In addition to their teaching credentials, our teachers have warm personalities, are extremely friendly, and strive to get to know each student and their parent on a personal level.

What Will I Learn From Cello, Viola, or Violin Lessons at The Academy of Music?

Beginner students can expect to work on chords, simple songs, and melodies, sight-reading and theory. Our instructors balance musicianship and fun by making sure that each lesson presents a new technical challenge or theory concept, and ends with something fun, such as your favorite riff or song. We use a variety of method books.

Do I Need to Purchase a Violin, Viola, or Cello to Learn the Instrument?

Yes, to practice at home, you will need to have an instrument available.  However, you do not need to purchase an instrument as there are many options available for renting these types of instruments.  Meyer Music in Grand Rapids and Guarneri House in Jenison both offer rental instruments.

Is There a Good Viola, Cello, and Violin Instructor Near Me?

We are conveniently located on 28th Street only 1 mile East from I-96 in the Cascade area (Get Directions).  We currently offer violin, viola, and cello lessons to students from all over the Greater Grand Rapids area.  In addition, we offer violin, viola, and cello lessons to students in the greater Jenison area at our 2nd location in the heart of Jenison.

How Much Do Lessons Cost?

Your cost is $33.50 / 30 minutes.  We are very proud to bring you this quality of instruction at this low price.  Lessons are available seven days a week, and scheduled once a week at the same time every week

For Cello, Viola, and Violin Lessons in Grand Rapids


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(616) 965-1655

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$33.50 / 30 minutes

Lessons are available seven days a week and scheduled once a week.
A one-time registration fee is $30.


Mon – Thurs.       9 am – 9 pm

Fridays                11 am – 7 pm

Saturdays             9 am – 5 pm

Sundays                1 pm – 6 pm

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The Academy of Music in Grand Rapids serving musicians in the local area including:

Grand Rapids | Cascade | Forest Hills | Caledonia | Grandville | Byron Center | Wyoming | Kentwood | East Grand Rapids | Ada and more

It’s Easy To Get Started


Lessons are first come, first served, so REGISTER ONLINE today to arrange your first lesson.

Sign-up is easy and parent-friendly with our 100% online registration system.  You can browse all of our teachers and their schedule availability to help you find the right spot. Our friendly front desk staff is also available 7 days a week to serve you.


Because we only offer lessons on a month-to-month basis, there are no large upfront payments, no complicated contracts, no annual material or performances fees, and no semester minimums.

$33.50 / 30 minutes
Lessons are available seven days a week and are scheduled once a week.
A one-time registration fee is $30 (due only at the time of registration).