music school in New York City

Online Guitar Lessons

Riverside Music Studios now offers online guitar lessons WORLDWIDE for students from age 7 and up. Make this time at home a valuable and enjoyable learning experience!

We are very proud to have the most qualified and highly experienced guitar teachers of New York City as part of our teaching faculty. Our teachers are  able to work with any student – from beginner through advanced.

How are online guitar lessons different?

Our online lessons maintain the high standard that we have for all of our NYC music classes. Unlike pre-recorded tutorials, our virtual guitar lessons are a personalized learning experience. Each private class is adapted to the students’ needs

Topics covered in online guitar lessons include:

  • technique
  • repertoire
  • sightreading
  • improvising
  • composing
  • music theory
  • music history
  • and more!

 Most importantly, our very patient and encouraging guitar instructors will keep you motivated and will help you learn to play the pieces that you love!

Our music lessons are for kids and adults alike!

We accept students from age 7 and up. We offer imaginative online instruction in many styles of music.

Whether you want to learn classical, jazz pop/rock, or Broadway music online, our expert guitar teachers can help!

How often and how long are the guitar lessons?

Guitar lessons at RMS occur once per week. Lessons may be 30, 45, or 60 minutes.

What platform is used to conduct virtual guitar lessons?

Both Zoom and Skype guitar lessons are available. Your teacher will assign homework and send lesson materials through these platforms.

In addition, you may purchase suggested music books on your own.

What do I need to start?

There’s no need for special equipment: all that is needed to begin learning guitar online is the instrument, a laptop, tablet, or smartphone, and a stable internet connection.


To sign up for music lessons in NYC or to contact us with any questions using the form below:

(212) 247-4900
Riverside Music Studios - Midtown
1727 Broadway, Suite 2
New York, New York 10019

Now Open!
Riverside Music Studios - Downtown
160 Broadway, Suite 900EB
New York, New York 10038


We are happy to offer you an introductory lesson! We promise that you will feel very comfortable learning with us. Call Us At (212) 247-4900 or click the button below to contact us!