Private Music Lessons

One-on-one music lessons with an inviting, knowlegable, and passionate music teacher. All generes, all instruments and experience levels!

Group Classes

Our students need in-person learning with peers to get back on track for 2023. Why not do it through music! Class time and age restriction varies.

Rehearsal Space

Need a space to run a quick rehearsal before a gig? Want to practice without disturbing your neighbors? New to New Orleans, or born and bred and just want to make music? We got you covered!

Why Spreading the Music?

We are a local uptown New Orleans music school open to all instruments, all skill levels, all ages 5-years old and up including adults, all-genres, and all-learning styles. We offer flexible scheduling and are conveniently located off Freret Street. We offer singing lessons, piano lessons, violin lessons, and more! Each of our teachers are experienced, professional, and passionate working Nola musicians directly feeding music back into our community.

We also support musicians and teachers who just need a place to practice and work. We rent rehearsal space for individual practicing and bands. Each room comes fully equipped and with rates starting as low as $10.00! 

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Have us be your first stop on your Trick or Treating route and grab some candy in an interactive Haunted Music School! It takes 5 minutes. Candy Donations are welcome! More Information!

  • Upcoming Winter Recital will be Saturday, December 9th at 2:30 pm. It’s highly suggested that all students participate to showcase their process and performance. Talk to your teachers now if interested. GET TICKETS! 

ANNUAL REGISTRATION FEE NOW PAST DUE! Pay your registration fee by October 22nd to avoid a late fee to your next invoice. Pay annual registration fee

  • Santa is Coming to Town! Santa Claus is coming to Spreading the Music for two weeks telling Christmas stories, singing songs, and teaching us how to love music. You can even get his picture! More information to come! 

Thanksgiving Break & Winter Break! Spreading the Music will be CLOSED Tues. Nov 21st- Mon. Nov. 27th and Wed. Dec. 20th – Tuesday. Jan. 2nd. There will be no lessons. 

Our Services

1-Hour Rehearsals open to the public at only $10.00. Musicians at any level can start practicing today! 

All instruments, all levels, all learning styles, all genres, online, in-person, flexible scheduling, and conveniently located. 

3 Premiere Concerts dedicated to student progress and performance. We also visit local charter and public schools and supply their after-school music program. 

Rehearsal Space 

We have 5 fully furnished rooms! We not only host our regular after-school private music lessons, but we are open to hourly one-time or weekly band rehearsals, individual practice sessions, and teacher studio rental.

Students, teachers, community members,  professional and amateur musicians are welcomed! Each room comes fully equipped with an upright piano, speakers, music stands, chairs, drum kits, and more. All we need is you! Our rate start at $10.00 per hour!

Meet Our Teachers

Our Results Speak for themselves! 

8 Years in Business! We are a local community music school creating a strong foundation for the next generation of musicians.

Passionate Teachers
Happy Students
Spreading the Music