Musical Chairs is Chicago's licensed Boutique Music School in Lincoln Square providing art, theater and music lessons to families in Chicago and beyond. Our ensemble of professional instructors create a learning environment which fosters a love for the arts, provides an outlet for creative expression and builds self-confidence.
We offer lessons for children and adults. We provide a nurturing environment for beginners through advanced instruction. Our staff is experienced and qualified to teach all ages. New students for private lessons are accepted on a rolling basis. Registration for group classes are by session.
Musical Chairs is proud to say that we take the health and safety of our teachers, students and their families seriously. My March 31st, 100% of Musical Chairs instructors will be fully vaccinated. For all in-person lessons, we are staggering arrival of students to minimize exposure. Virtual lessons are always an option if preferred.
For details of our In-Person Studio Health and Safety Protocol click below
Offered, but not limited to the following instruments:
PIANO * VOICE * GUITAR * VIOLIN * UKULELE * BASS * PERCUSSION * HARP * SAXOPHONE * TRUMPET * FLUTE * CLARINET
Lessons are customize to meet the interests of the student. Possible focus areas include:
As part of our private music instruction, students can participate in numerous performance opportunities (dependent on Covid19 restrictions) including Open Mic Nights at Borelli's Pizzeria, Recitals, and Zoom virtual "Music Shares".
Musical Chairs believes performing is an important part of music education as it builds self-confidence together with demonstrating the importance of sharing one's gifts with the community.
We believe in fostering community engagement in our students. Musical Chairs creates opportunities for students to share with their community. Through our Serenading Seniors program, we perform for senior living communities both in person (when restrictions allow) and through video platform.
We encouraging leadership development by awarding our high school students mentorship and leadership training opportunities through our Play it Forward and Practice Buddies programs.