Piano Department

The Brookline Music School Piano Department includes piano, harpsichord, and accordion.

Piano Lessons

Ages

Students 7 and up (sometimes 6) are usually ready for private piano instruction. Starting at age 4, Brookline Music School offers Music Moves for Piano group classes.

Requirements

All students will need a piano or keyboard for home practice between lessons. Brookline Music School provides instruction on an acoustic piano in all of our lesson locations.

Enroll Today

Talk to Greg Tolwinski, Director of Education at (617) 277-4593 or fill out our New Student Inquiry Form

A good student-teacher relationship is essential, so students are individually placed with a teacher based on learning style, experience, and musical interests. Our distinguished faculty members are dedicated to providing engaging and personalized musical mentorship for each student. In addition, private lesson students have the opportunity to perform in recitals and salons as well as participate in exclusive departmental events, Dynamic Duos, evaluations, workshops, and masterclasses. Private lessons also include written progress reports from faculty and end-of-year parent/teacher phone conferences.


Piano Faculty

All Faculty

"Brookline Music School is amazing. I mean it! We have three kids enrolled and it’s our home away from home"

D.S., Brookline Music School Parent

Location

Our main location is at 25 Kennard Road, Brookline, MA. Click here for a full list and map of locations.

Resources

Williams Piano Shop

123 Harvard Street
Brookline MA 02446
(617) 232-8870
www.williamspianoshop.com

M. Steinert and Sons

1 Columbus Avenue
Boston MA 02116
(617) 426-1900
www.msteinert.com

Tuition Rates

Length Per Term Full Year Per Lesson
30min $792.00 $1,584.00 $49.50
45 min $1,120.00 $2,240.00 $70.00
60 min $1,400.00 $2,800.00 $90.00

Term: 16 weeks | Full Year: 32 weeks
Students registered for classes in Fall Term are automatically reenrolled in Spring Term

Fees & Aid

BMS is committed to removing any financial barriers. Tuition assistance is available.

Contact Us

Since 1924, Brookline Music School has provided excellence in music education to the greater Boston community. Call now to join the tradition.

Brookline Music School welcomes students of all ages and ability. Enrollment is open year-round so students may begin private lesson study at any time (including the summer).


Office Hours

  • Sunday - 9:00am to 2:00pm
  • Monday - 9:00am to 9:00pm
  • Tuesday - 9:00am to 9:00pm
  • Wednesday - 9:00am to 9:00pm
  • Thursday - 9:00am to 9:00pm
  • Friday - 9:00am to 5:30pm
  • Saturday - 8:00am to 4:00pm