Mills Music offers Private Lessons on site at each Location
Mills Music aims to provide for all of your music education needs. This includes the convenience of on-site private studio instructors. By retaining a group of accomplished musicians and teachers, we can help make learning music as rewarding as possible. Many of our studio teachers have been with us for years!
Lessons are available for the following instruments:*
• Piano and Keyboards
• Guitar and Fretted Strings (Mandolin, Banjo, Ukulele, ect.)
• Brass (Trumpet, Trombone, etc.)
• Woodwinds (Flute, Clarinet, Saxophone, etc.)
• Orchestral Strings (Violin, Viola, Cello, String Bass)
• Harp (at our Redmond location only)
• Drums and Percussion
• Voice and More…
*For Lesson Availability by Location:
Check with your preferred Mills Music Store Location
How do I schedule time with a teacher? How much does it cost?
Studio instructors set their own rates and schedules directly with you. Each store will be able to provide you with the names and contact information for the instructors that teach your instrument at their store.
Benefits of Private Instruction:
While many people enjoy a long musical experience through school alone, the added benefit of private instruction cannot be replaced. The Study of Music helps students achieve success in developing intelligence, in school and learning, and in society. Music is a gift that lasts a lifetime. In our later years many of us may not be able to do some of the things that gave us joy. But we will still be able to sing or play a musical instrument!
A 2004 Stanford University study showed that mastering a musical instrument improves the way the human brain processes information. Musically trained children performed better in a memory tests correlated with general intelligence skills such as literacy, verbal memory, visiospatial processing, mathematics and IQ.
Students who study music achieve higher test scores; regardless of socioeconomic background. Recent research has found that music uses both sides of the brain, a fact that makes it valuable in all areas of development. Musical training permanently wires a young mind for enhanced performance in all aspects of life. SAT scores of students who took part in music instruction surpassed students with no music training…