Why study at Levine Music?

Because music needs you.

Young or old, whether you’re playing your first notes or coming back for an encore, you’ll find outstanding instructors and a welcoming community at each of our campuses.

Welcome to Levine Music!

Our offerings include private musical instruction in over 22 instruments and voice, collaborative group classes, ensembles, and workshop, lecture and concert series that engage and inspire music lovers of all ages and stages of life.

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First Music

Through First Music, Levine combines the best of early childhood music education practices with fun, dynamic, and creative programs.

Classes available for ages 4 months – 8 years.

Enroll in First Music

Fall First Music Classes (begins week of September 12)

Learn more about First Music

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Group Classes

Group Classes provide a wonderful introduction or continuation of music study in a social and collaborative environment for students to explore music together.

Classes available for all ages.

Enroll in Group Classes


Guitar and Ukulele


Musical Theatre

Music Therapy


View Course Catalog

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Private Lessons

Private Lessons provide students with individual instruction and are geared towards the specific goals, needs, and aspirations of each student.

For new students, we take the time and care to arrange individual placement interviews to match you with the right teacher to meet your individual musical needs.

Get started by completing the New Student Placement Form below.

Complete the New Student Placement Form for Private Lessons

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  • Programs for students ages 4 months to 100 years
  • Skill level from novice to conservatory
  • Study 22 different instruments and voice
  • Sing and compose or study classical, jazz, rock, folk, and musical theatre
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  • Six Campuses & Online Instruction
    • DC: NW & SE (THEARC)
    • MD: Silver Spring & N. Bethesda (Strathmore)
    • VA: Arlington & Falls Church
  • Open Saturdays and weeknights until 9PM
Adult student playing electric guitar and singing.

Open to Everyone

  • All ages, abilities, and financial circumstances are welcome at Levine
  • Levine commits to more than $600,000 in scholarship and outreach programs, providing 600 children with free or subsidized music instruction