Fees & Prices 

Individual lessons

30 minutes - £19 

30-minute lessons are ideal for young children and for complete beginners. 


45 minutes - £29

45-minute lessons are ideal students who have been playing for a year or 2, or for adult beginners. 


60 minutes - £38

These lessons are best for intermediate to advanced students who need to include additional aspects of music-making in their lessons. Also, adult learners who would like to progress quickly. 

*these prices are inclusive of VAT.

Home Lessons

We have limited availability for home lessons for lessons of at least 45 minutes or longer (dependent on area & teacher availability). Prices start from £34 per lesson. Please contact us for more info.

Please note: to protect out teachers' wages lessons cancelled less than 24 hours before the start time may still be charged for. This is at the discretion of the Manager and doesn't include emergencies, etc. 

*The link below will take you to our third-party booking system, Teachworks

Music Therapy sessions

From £35 per session


Music Therapy is a therapeutic intervention that aims to create positive changes and improvements in communication and emotional wellbeing through engagement in live musical interactions. This can include individual and group sessions where we work with clients of all ages; babies, children, adults, and elderly with a variety of conditions such as autism, learning disabilities, mental health problems, social and emotional difficulties and dementia.


Sessions can take place at our studio in Meadowbank or in a home or day centre. Please visit our sister site www.edinburghmusictherapy.co.uk for more info. 

Room hire

We have 3 ESM studio rooms available to hire for your own private musical practice, group meetings, or for band practice.


£8 per hour for our small studio
£10 per hour for our medium studio

£15 per hour for our large studio


*We have limited availability during our peak times. Please contact us for more information.

* Our prices are inline with the Musicians Union teaching rates:  https://www.musiciansunion.org.uk/Home/Advice/Education/Getting-Paid/Rates.                                

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Monday-Friday 9:00am-9:00pm

Saturday-Sunday 10:00am-6:00pm



Studio B1.08, St Margarets House, 151 London Road, Edinburgh, EH7 6AE


Tel: 07826 529537

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