Music Lessons

There are many opportunities for instrumental lessons at the Orchestra Iowa School. Children may start as young as three years of age in violin, viola, harp, or flute instruction. Older children and adults may also study bass, clarinet, oboe, cello, saxophone, horn, trombone, tuba, euphonium, organ, piano and drama.

Because curriculum is individualized for each student, people of all skill levels can enjoy the benefits of lessons at the School, whether beginning study, progressing in instrumental skills, working to prepare for an All-State or college audition, or simply playing for the enjoyment of making music.


30-minute lessons: $105/month (pre-school, early elementary or Suzuki Pre-Twinkle through Book 1 students)
45-minute lessons: $150/month (late elementary, middle school or Suzuki Book 2 – 3 students)
60-minute lessons: $195/month (high school, adult or Suzuki Book 4 and up students)

Tuition includes weekly lessons, participation in group class (availability dependent on studio), recital fees and other student perks including complimentary Orchestra Iowa student and companion tickets and invitations to enrichment seminars and masterclasses. Lesson location is determined by instructor, but most lessons take place at the Orchestra Iowa School.

Lessons may begin at any time. For more information or to register, please contact the Orchestra Iowa School at 319.366.8206. Ext. 213