Individual Lessons

All students at Linn-Benton Community College can take private, individual lessons in voice, piano, and guitar for credit.

  • Music students completing the AS in Music are required to take at least one term of Voice and Piano each for at least one credit as part of their degree requirements. Additional terms can be used to satisfy elective requirements (and are extremely helpful upon transfer).
  • Music students completing the AAOT with a focus in Music are required to take at least one term of Voice and Piano each for at least one credit as part of the focus/area requirements. Additional terms can be used to satisfy elective requirements (and are extremely helpful upon transfer).

Course Fees and Lesson Times:

Individual lessons do have an additional fee on top of regular tuition.

1 credit lessons (30 minute lesson once a week for ten weeks) is $214 + tuition.
2 credit lessons (60 minute lesson once a week for ten weeks) is $428 + tuition.

Lesson times are set for an agreed upon time based on contract between the individual lesson instructor and the student prior to the start of or during week one of the current academic quarter.

All course numbers followed by an A are 1 credit (30 minute lessons).
All course numbers followed by a B are 2 credit (60 minute lessons).

Current Offerings:

No audition is required for placement into 100-level lessons.

MP 171A
MP 171B
MP 174A
MP 174B
MP 180A
MP 180B
Individual Piano
Individual Piano
Individual Voice
Individual Voice
Individual Guitar
Individual Guitar
1 credit
2 credits
1 credit
2 credits
1 credit
2 credits

Placement into the 200-level of lessons requires instructor consent based on current technical ability and placement as determined by the instructor.

MP 271A
MP 271B
MP 274A
MP 274B
MP 280A
MP 280B
Individual Piano
Individual Piano
Individual Voice
Individual Voice
Individual Guitar
Individual Guitar
1 credit
2 credits
1 credit
2 credits
1 credit
2 credits

Instruments:

Pianos are available for practice in the practice rooms in South Santiam Hall (SSH) 217A and 217B. Please see the "Practice Room" link below for more information.

Students enrolled in Guitar Lessons must provide their own instrument. You can purchase or rent instruments from many local music stores.