What We Offer

PMA offers instruction for the following instruments:

Piano

Violin

Cello

Flute

Guitar

Viola


Comprehensive Enrollment

The Pittsburgh Music Academy offers a full service package for the 36-week school year. It includes:

  • Private Lessons of 15, 30, 45 or 60 minute length
  • Instrument Specific Group Class
  • Mixed Instrument Performance Class
  • Concerts
  • Recitals
  • Parent Education 

Lessons Only

Students must meet certain criteria to participate in this program.

  • The student must participate in a school program or be in the 6th grade thru adult.
  • Lessons are weekly and provided according to the school calendar.  Each semester contains 18 lessons.
  • Students may elect to participate in recitals, concerts, or courses for an additional fee.
  • Private lessons are available in 30, 45 or 60 minute lengths.

The Flex Plan

The Flex Plan is recommended for adults or by special permission from a PMA teacher or administrator.  

  • Students register for 10 private lessons at a time and can take the lessons at a time that is convenient for both teacher and student. Lessons are not tied to the school year calendar.  
  • These lessons do not expire.  
  • Students may elect to participate in recitals, concerts, or courses for an additional fee.
  • Private lessons are available in 30, 45 or 60 minute lengths.

Associate Membership for Non-PMA students  

This program is designed for students who take private lessons elsewhere and need a place to play with others. Tuition includes:

  • Instrument Specific Group Class
  • Mixed Instrument Performance Class
  • Concerts
  • Recitals
  • Parent Education 

Summer Lessons and Courses

Private lessons occur during the summer session. Lessons are scheduled as both student and teacher are available, a la carte.


Workshops, Masterclasses, Courses, Camps, and Other Event information will appear below as available.

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