Music Lessons in Presidio

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Mastering an instrument takes dedication, practice, and time, although it also helps to receive some professional guidance along the way. At Exploring Music, the instructors help budding musicians improve by providing personalized direction based on each individual's skill level and musical aspirations. Private and group lessons meet in practice studios that have been insulated and reinforced for sound reduction, helping students to fully concentrate on mastering their instrument of choice, be it the guitar, the violin, the piano, the saxophone, or the five-disc CD changer.

814 Clement St
San Francisco,
CA
US

Each of the guitar coaches at American Guitar Academy are certified in the school’s signature teaching method. Developed over 25 years, this house-honed instruction technique incorporates scientific research to help fingers learn to shred frets up to eight times faster than alternative methods. During private half-hour lessons, instructors guide budding rock stars aged 4 years and up through the basics of strumming chords and seamlessly stitching together riffs. These comprehensive lessons on classical, electric, or acoustic guitars are offered once a week with a live instructor or online and guarantee that students will be playing their favorite music within six months of training. Students may begin lessons without owning a guitar, but are encouraged to gain access to one quickly for mastering scales and the ability to solo with their teeth.

45 Ashbury Street
San Francisco,
CA
US

StrumSchool.com offers burgeoning musicians an effective way to learn guitar by way of short, engaging instructional videos. Using a step-by-step format, each 5?10 minute lesson is taught by a guitarist with at least 15 years of full-time teaching experience, ensuring a comprehensive and easy-to-follow way for students to learn to shred on the sleek website accessed from their computer, tablet, or smartphone. Lessons cover everything from guitar anatomy and reading music, to learning basic chords and strumming patterns for genres such as rock, jazz, blues, country, or the Swedish death metal band you secretly love. StrumSchool also maintains a list of easy songs to learn, and provides plenty of know-how when it comes to taking care of your gear, sounding like a guitar pro, and advice on cleaning up minds after they've been blown by the guitar solos you've just learned.

2102 Filbert St #2
San Francisco,
CA
US

Designed and developed by vocal coach and singer/songwriter Ruth Gerson, the Singingbelt trains singers and public speakers to support their voices with their diaphragms. The belt provides feedback on the position of the diaphragm, which signals to the wearer any time they cease supporting their breath. The belt can help singers develop power, tone, pitch, and endurance.

Marina Blvd. & Buchanan St.
San Francisco,
CA
US