School of Visual and Performing Arts

Community Music Program

Group lessons available in piano and guitar

Explore an instrument like piano or guitar. Pick it up for the first time or brush up old skills. Group lessons available for kids through adults.
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Applied, private lessons available in voice and a variety of instruments

Private lessons are available in voice and a variety of instruments. We offer high quality instruction, flexible scheduling and affordable fees.
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Join a music ensemble at UT

From choral ensembles to orchestra, ensemble participation for community musicians looking for performance opportunities.
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BeInstrumental logoMusic Lesson Scholarships

Funds are available to children taking group lessons through our partner - BeInstrumental


Pay by Credit Card

Pay here only if you have already registered. Please register first! Select "Group Music lessons" or "Applied Private Lessons" above.
Select your music lesson plan

To pay by check

Make checks payable to the University of Toledo, with your class name in the memo.

Mail to:

The University of Toledo
Department of Music
2801 W. Bancroft Street, MS 605
Toledo, OH 43606


All 6-week sessions are to be paid in full before the classes begin. Refunds will be issued in full or in part according to the following conditions. Otherwise, there will be no refund.

If YOU need to cancel your registration:

  • You have one week prior to the first lesson to cancel, so that your seat can be given to another student.
  • If you cancel one week prior to the first lesson, you will be given a full refund of any fees paid.
  • Cancelations after one week before the first lesson will not be refunded.
  • If you are sick and cannot attend a lesson, please notify your teacher by email. But there will not be a refund.

If WE cancel a lesson due to inclement weather or for any other reason:

  • Lessons will be cancelled only if the University of Toledo is closed for any reason or cancels classes during the time the lesson should have taken place.
  • If we cancel a class, a refund of $12.50 will be issued for that class.
  • The University very rarely cancels classes. However, you can find specific instructions on local television, radio and print media in addition to posting notices on the internet on the UT homepage, at
  • If the teacher is unable to be at the lesson, we will provide a substitute teacher. If this cannot be done, a refund of $12.50 for the lesson will be issued for that class.
Last Updated: 11/22/17