Private & Group Music Lessons – Strings (violin, viola, cello), Piano and Singing

Annette’s Music Studio provides private and group music lessons for children and adults. Private music lessons are available for violin, piano, singing, viola, cello and theory, and Group music lessons for violin, viola and cello, and singing. The Studio services Brisbane’s north-side, from premises located in Ferny Hills. All lessons are provided by Annette.

Private lessons are one-on-one. Group lessons have limited spaces available. All lessons are 30 minutes in length and are held once per week. Lessons are scheduled during State school terms and are available during the day (for adults and for children who are not in school yet) and in the afternoons after school (for children who are at school only).

Private Music Lessons

Commencement ages (approximate)

  • Piano – from 3 years old.
  • Violin, Viola, Cello –from 4 years old.
  • Singing – from 6 to 7 years old.

A free 10 minute trial is offered to children from 3-6 years of age who wish to commence piano or singing lessons.


Fees are $35 per half hour. Invoices are issued on a term basis and are payable within the first three weeks of term.

Adult lessons

The Studio also provides adult lessons on piano, violin, singing and cello. The Studio is a child-friendly environment, so adult learners may bring their little ones along to lessons if need be. Adult lesson times are available on week days during school hours.

Terms and Conditions

Please contact Annette for Terms and Conditions.

Further information

Please contact Annette for further information.

Group Music Lessons

Commencing in Term 3 the studio will be offering group music tuition in Singing and Strings (violin, viola and cello) to children from approximately 7-12 years of age. Please contact Annette to register your interest. Class sizes are limited so secure your spot. Students are able to join the group lessons any time during the term.

A “Meet and Greet” will be conducted on the Sunday before lessons commence in Term 3 between 2:30-3:30pm for all new students.


Fees are $12 per half hour lesson per student. Invoices are issued on a term basis (usually 10 weeks) and are payable within the first three weeks of term.


Strings will be on Tuesdays at 4:15pm and Singing will be on Wednesdays at 4:15pm. Students are able to join any time during the term.


Children will learn correct singing techniques and will learn how to sing and use their voice in several different styles including, but not limited to, classical, folk, musical theatre, jazz, contemporary. Lessons are engaging, educational and most of all fun! All lessons will be taught by Annette. Singing students are required to have a display folder to bring to each lesson.


String lessons are lots of fun! Violins, violas and celli learn in the same class. Children will learn correct playing techniques, and are exposed to many different musical styles including, but not limited to, classical, folk, country, jazz, musical theatre, contemporary, world-wide music. All lessons will be taught by Annette. String students will need the following:

  • Instrument (hire or buy – details will be given)
  • 2 books (details will be given)
  • display folder
  • shoulder rest (violin/viola)
  • rock stop/black hole (cello)
  • rosin
  • cleaning cloth
  • bag to keep music in (not a plastic bag)
  • music stand (use at home)

Private music lessons in Brisbane