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If you’re a parent looking to start music lessons for your child, or are just looking for some advice, check out our Parents’ Guide to Music Lessons

Individual instrumental learning in 1-to-1, or groups of two or three.

Essex Music Service continues to work in partnership with schools and educational settings across our county to promote high quality music education through instrumental and vocal teaching.

Weekly lessons are tailored to meet the needs, aspirations and interests of all young people and can be provided on an individual or paired basis, delivering traditional music provision for 21st Century students.

Essex Music Service:

  • provides an administration system that manages all payments from parents and hours of tuition delivered by tutors
  • works in partnership with each school to support you with the timetabling of lessons so that the timetables reflect your school needs
  • has over 200 experienced specialist music tutors who are all covered by the ESCB Level 2 safeguarding training, yearly CPD training, and regular quality assurance as part of our ongoing support and development programme for staff

Our discount scheme for young people supports them in accessing our services. Find out more about our discount policy.

Learn-It! provision is also available within our countywide Community Music Centres and Essex Music Schools.


10 x 15-minute lessons per term (recommended for beginner level) = £85.50
10 x 20-minute lessons per term (recommended for Grades 2-4) = £114
10 x 30-minute lessons per term (recommended for Grades 5 and above) = £171