Learn Guitar with the Best Teachers in NYC

We offer the most immersive, beneficial, and impactful guitar lessons in New York City. Sage Music was founded on Jason Sagebiel’s profound connection to the guitar as a method of healing and learning, and the school’s methods for teaching were built through this experience.

What are guitar lessons at Sage Music like?

Our guitar lessons extend beyond the guitar. While our guitar teachers will show you how to play the guitar, they will also show you the best methods for learning and practicing the guitar so that you will get the best possible results from your lessons and your practice at home. This will result in the swiftest progress possible.Many of our students apply the things they learn here to other parts of their life. We are not satisfied unless we are offering you the best lessons possible.

Additionally, you will have the opportunity to meet and play music with our other guitar students when you join the community at our nyc guitar school. We have recitals, music parties, and two concert series that offer you the chance to interact with others. We offer private lessons, acoustic guitar lessons, electric guitar lessons, jazz guitar lessons and classical guitar lessons.  We also have a few free lessons available on our YouTube channel if you’d like to see us in action.

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Who are guitar lessons for?

We are happy to offer guitar lessons for everyone, of all backgrounds and abilities. We offer guitar lessons for beginners, and for experienced guitarists who want to refine their craft. We have students who are as young as 6, though we don’t recommend any younger than that, and several students who are in retirement looking for a new creative outlet. Whether you are seeking a new pastime, or are looking for the serious training you would get at a guitar academy, we would love to welcome you into our school.

Guitars Available for Student Use

While it is best to bring your own guitar to the lesson, we have several guitars available in our studio for students to use if they are unable to bring one. We have quality instruments, and do not have any cheap instruments, because it is important that students study on a guitar that is easy to play and that produces a good sound.  We also rent quality guitars for a low price to students who cannot afford a great instrument right away. We do this to enable their learning and progress, and make sure that no student will struggle with their instrument.

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Guitar Lessons Pricing

  • Discover the best rates for guitar lessons with starting price from $185 tuition per month including 4 private lessons.
  • Admission to our concerts, recitals, workshops, masterclasses, and other events so that you can take advantage of additional learning opportunities, perfect your performance skills, and meet other musicians just like you.
  • Find the best prices for lessons that suit your individual needs in welcome and friendly atmosphere that guarantee proven results now.

Acoustic Guitar Lessons NYC

Not all types of guitar are the same, nor are the many styles of music you can play on that guitar. That’s why we offer specialized lesson on the acoustic guitar. Whether you are looking to strum some chords while you sing, play fingerstyle guitar, or learn how to play in a band, we’ll design a program for your specific needs. There are also many different types of acoustic guitars, we’d be happy to help you find the right one for you, and the music that you want to play so that you will make the fastest progress possible in your acoustic guitar lessons.

Classical Guitar Lessons NYC

We take pride in our Classical Guitar program. The school’s founder is a nationally recognized teacher of classical guitar, and the director of the NYC Guitar Orchestra. Under his leadership, we are able to provide you with the highest level of classical guitar training, plus additional opportunities and access to the classical guitar scene in NYC. Not only will you learn solid technique, but you will learn artistry and interpretation, and everything you need to know about the business of making music on the guitar.

Electric Guitar Lessons NYC

The electric guitar offers a whole range of opportunities and sounds that are not possible on the acoustic or classical guitar, which we find very exciting! In your lessons at Sage Music, you will learn not only the proper technique for playing the electric guitar, but also the ensemble skills you need to play with others, how to improvise and solo, and how to set up your amps and effects to get the best possible sound and tone. We take a holistic approach to your learning of the guitar.

  • What I liked the most is the approach to teaching, very relaxed, unhurried, building the foundation first before jumping into something more sophisticated during my guitar lessons.

    Yura L.

Sage Music School Locations

Sage Music School
Long Island City,
Queens, NY

Sage Music School
Brooklyn, NY

No matter what your goals and aspirations, we would be delighted to help you achieve them.