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Lafayette, LA's Top Music School • Serving all of Acadiana!

Online Piano Lessons


To have the best success, look for the following things in a keyboard:

1. 88 keys
2. Sustain Pedal (when you hold it down, the sound rings out)
3. Touch sensitive keys (when you play harder, it sounds louder; when you play softly, it sounds quieter)​

PIANO LESSONS
(for ages 5 and up)
Toddler Classes Available for ages 2-5, click
here!

Piano has traditionally been the most popular instrument to learn and we have great instructors ready to help you quickly play it! Whether you are interested in learning Mozart sonatas, Bach fugues or that cool synth keyboard part on Rush's "Tom Sawyer", we aim to be the best piano lesson experience in Lafayette!

Learning piano doesn't have to be hard! Our instructors are very warm, friendly, and patient and are ready to help you work on the most important aspects of becoming the piano player you've always wanted to be!

All of our piano lessons are taught by experienced university instructors from UL-Lafayette and they also have years of performing experience.

It is ideal if you do have a piano at home before starting lessons, but you can start lessons with our piano teachers by using an electric keyboard to practice on. Most of our students rent or buy small electric keyboards practice on at home. We recommend a keyboard that has regular sized keys and a touch sensitive response. A touch sensitive keyboard means if you press a key harder it will play louder and if you press a key softer it will play quieter.

Craigslist is a good resource and you can find a piano for around $200. It can be expensive to pay a piano mover (around $300), but worth it unless you have strong men, moving straps and a truck! (Which can be done!)


To have the best success, look for the following things in a keyboard:

1. 88 keys
2. Sustain Pedal (when you hold it down, the sound rings out)
3. Touch sensitive keys (when you play harder, it sounds louder; when you play softly, it sounds quieter)​

Frequently Asked Questions


WHAT WILL I LEARN IN PIANO LESSONS?


Our teachers understand that every student is an individual, with personal musical needs and goals. We make it a priority to tailor how we teach and what we teach to your individual needs.

If you enroll here for piano lessons, your teacher will ask you about your favorite type of music, and set goals to help accomplish whatever musical aspirations you have for yourself or your child. Together, you will develop a plan to achieve your goals! We love beginners, so even if you don't know where to begin, we can help!


WHAT STYLES OF MUSIC CAN I LEARN?

We teach all styles from rock, pop, jazz, country, worship, blues and classical. We combine the important fundamentals with the music YOU want to play. With 30 teachers at the Music Academy of Acadiana, you are sure to find the best match for YOU.


ARE YOUR PIANO INSTRUCTORS QUALIFIED?

Our piano instructors are highly qualified, all have teaching experience, and most importantly, they have a passion for teaching. Being a musician doesn't automatically make you a teacher--that's why we search for those who are best qualified for mentoring our music students!

We search the entire area for the top teachers, who embody the high values at the Music Academy of Acadiana. Most importantly, our instructors strive to relate their teaching to each individual student's learning style. Many of our instructors have gone on performance tours of the USA and Europe and have years of professional performance and teaching experience. In addition to their teaching credentials, our teachers have warm personalities, are extremely friendly, and strive to get to know each student and their parent on a personal level. We search high and low for the BEST teachers, so you don't have to!

WHAT'S THE #1 REASON TO STUDY PIANO AT THE MUSIC ACADEMY?

Our piano instructors are warm and friendly, and get to know each student and parent on a personal level. We work with you to craft a lesson plan that fits your individual needs and the student's favorite type of music. Whether you're playing in local bands, a seven year old taking their first lesson, or a fifty year old returning to the piano after many years, we’ll set goals to achieve your musical aspirations.

HOW LONG DOES IT TAKE TO LEARN TO PLAY PIANO?

There is no set answer of how long it takes to learn to play. With regular practice a basic level of playing can be accomplished in a few months. Most of our students take lessons on a long term basis because they want to be constantly improving and they find the lessons enjoyable.


I DON’T HAVE ANY MUSICAL BACKGROUND OR ABILITY. CAN I STILL HELP MY CHILD PRACTICE?

Yes. Even if you don't have a musical background you can ask the teacher for advice on how to help your child practice. By simply monitoring that they are doing exercises a certain number of times per day the student will progress. Parents will occasionally sit in on their child's music lesson to get an idea of the proper way a song should sound or how the student should be positioning their hands.

It's easy to take the next step!
Lessons are first come, first serve so contact us today to arrange your first lesson!​
337-456-8929

PRICING
$32 / 30 minutes

Lessons are available seven days a week, and scheduled once a week.

Music Academy of Acadiana has a one time registration fee of $25 per student.

Lesson & Office Hours

Monday9:00 AM - 8:00 PM

Tuesday9:00 AM - 8:00 PM

Wednesday9:00 AM - 8:00 PM

Thursday9:00 AM - 8:00 PM

Friday9:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Saturday10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Sunday1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Piano lessons & classes for all ages in Lafayette LA!

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Serving Lafayette, Youngsville, Broussard, Carencro, Duson, Rayne,
Maurice, Abbeville, Breaux Bridge, New Iberia and all of Acadiana.