Songsmith LA

Top Music School in Los Angeles
Sing • Play • Write • Connect • Listen • Learn

Songsmith LA provides music lessons in Los Angeles, California covering voice, piano, keys, songwriting, singing, guitar, bass, and more, all ages.

2019 Pricing & Packages

New student rates are below for our guitar, piano, voice, songwriting, drums, bass, and ukulele teachers in Los Angeles, California. You’ll find our rates are competitive and we have packages for a longer-term commitment to help you make music and save.

Call / text us, 213-259-9679 for inquiries & scheduling!


Rate Summary: Pay-As-You-Go

Single classes & private lessons are full rate. Want to access our discounts? Try your first class then get a package.

Single Classes
Class Rate With Bobby
Group Class
$25
30 min Lesson
$45 Kids
$45 Any Age
45 min Lesson
$60
$69 Bobby
60 min Lesson
$69  75
$80
 
 

Group Classes: Package Options

Every student is required to attend at least one group class and trust us, you’ll see why! It benefits you and every other student, as well and helps you realize your musical learning is a community endeavor, never a lonely one.

  • Group lessons are lessons with 2-5 adults at a similar level

  • Group workshops are up to 6-12 people at all levels

  • You get to meet others, get support and encouragement, and see others learn

  • You can take a turn in front of the group or just observe and take notes!

Group Class Packages
PriceClassesGroup Package
$251 class
One Group
$69 753 classes³
$69 75
$225 25010 classes³
$225 250
$300 37515 classes³
$300 375
$575 75030 classes³
$575 750

Course Options: Semester Packages

Fall 2019 Course is 15 weeks, September through December and allows for holidays (Labor Day, Thanksgiving, and holiday closure after December 21). If you need to miss a week you’ll get an online assignment. All packages below are good for the entire semester through December 2019.

  • All package fees are due in advance or after your first lesson.

  • To the right of this table format (below it on mobile) is the form to select an option and check out online!

  • Select from a combination of private lessons (1-on-1’s) and group classes. Every private student is REQUIRED to attend at least one group class and trust us, you’ll see why! It benefits you and every other student.

  • Group classes 2-5 adults at a similar level. You get to meet others, get support and encouragement, and see others learn their music and chords. Then you get to play yours as well, or if you’re shy you can just watch.

  • All courses come with access to online support as well as our events and workshops.

Fall Courses: All Options
Fall Tuition: First Month
Fall 2019 Base Tuition
199.00 250.00
  • 3 private lessons (1-on-1’s) (45 min each)

  • 1 group class with peers

  • Online support for up to 2 weeks after your last class or lesson

  • $250+ value

  • 10% of sequential months (2nd month $179)

Quantity:
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Fall 2019 Base Tuition
199.00 250.00
  • 3 private lessons (1-on-1’s) (45 min each)

  • 1 group class with peers

  • Online support for up to 2 weeks after your last class or lesson

  • $250+ value

  • 10% of sequential months (2nd month $179)

Quantity:
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Fall Courses: All Options
Cost1-on-1 Lessons¹GroupsPackageAvg Lasts
$1803 (45 min)1 includedAmadeus First Month2-4 weeks
$2253 hours²1 includedBey+Bowie First Month2-4 weeks
$4005 hours2 includedCharles Beginner Package1-2 months
$5257 hours3 includedDolly2 months
$75010 hours4 includedElla-Etta-Elton2 months
$85012 hours5 includedFleetwood3 months
$1,00015 hours6 includedJoplin Full Semester3-4 mo
$1,30020 hours7 includedK Full Semester3-4 mo
$1,50025 hours8 includedL Full Semester3-4 mo
Fall 2019 Semester Course Packages for Adults
from 180.00
Class Format:
Quantity:
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Below is a table summary of all our rates above combined: pay-as-you go classes for both group workshops and private lessons, and package offerings for both styles of learning. Pick your price point below!

All Class & Lesson Rates
Cost1-on-1 Lessons¹GroupsPackageBook It
$25-1Single Group Class
Get It
$45Half Hour-30 min Lesson
$6045 Min-45 min Lesson
$6960 Min-60 min Lesson
$69-3Group Package A
$69 75
$8060 Min with BA-Bobby Apperson
$80
$1802 hours1 includedAmadeus First Month
$2253 hours²1 includedBowie First Month
$225-10Group Package B
$225 250
$300-15Group Package C
$4005 hours2 includedCharles Beginner Package
$5257 hours3 includedDolly
$575-30Group Package D
$75010 hours4 includedElla-Etta-Elton
$85012 hours5 includedFleetwood
$1,00015 hours6 includedJoplin Full Semester
$1,30020 hours7 includedK Full Semester
$1,50025 hours8 includedL Full Semester

Intensives: Quick Qlasses for Adults

  • 20 min
  • $30
  • 30 min
  • $39
Duration:
Quantity:
Add To Cart
GROUPS $20 Song Lab: Songwriting meetup
$25 Voice Lab: Singing Workshops
$25 Kids workshops: Songwriting, Guitar, Singing
Consults for experienced adults
INTENSIVES $30 20 min / adults
$39 30 min / adults
LESSONS $45 30 min / kids
$60 45 min
$69 60 min
SCALE - Sliding scale & scholarships available

Private Lessons: One-on-one classes custom-made for you!

Kids Classes

Starting at

30 min / $45 / weekly lesson
45 min / $60

Siblings

60 min / $ 75
90 min / $ 120

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Intensives for Experienced Songsmiths

30 min / $ 39
20 min / $ 30

Group workshops $25
Song Lab (songwriting) $20

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Adults & Young Adult

Starting at
45 min / $60
60 min / $69  75

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Bobby Apperson, Director & Founder

Voice, Piano, Songwriting, Theory, & Creativity Coaching

Starting at
60 min / $80
45 min / $69


Private Lessons: Handy Table Format

 
20 min 30 min 45 min 60 min
$30 $45 $60 $69 75
8 forea / tot $25/ 200 $39/ 312 54/ 432 69/ 552
12 Packea / total $36/ 432 50/ 600 65/ 780
16 Classes 20% off $36/ 576 48/ 768 60/ 960
Kids Age 4+ Age 7+
Adults Experienced Only Weekly
20 min 30 min 45 min 60 min
  • Kids: 30 or 45 mins weekly
  • Adults: 20/30 min options experienced adults only, jumping right in. 20 min only avail first 8 sessions
  • Packages prepaid (after first lesson) and must be redeemed before expiration date.

Workshops & Groups

Check out our group classes (workshops) for beginners and experienced musicians alike.

Calendar of workshops & events

WRITE $25 Song Lab: Songwriting meetup
SING $25 Voice Lab: Singing Workshops
PLAY $25 Guitar, Piano, Ukulele, Banjo, & more
KIDS $25 Group workshops in all of the above!

Quick Classes / Adults

We believe in access to music education for everyone.
Check out our short classes. Be prepared to dive right in! These are 20 or 30 minute, 1-on-1 sessions for experienced & industry adults.

20 min $30 Tune-up for adults
30 min $45 Experienced adults

Coaching with Bobby Apperson

Director & Founder

Voice, Piano, Songwriting, Theory, & Creativity Coaching

20 min 30 min 45 min 60 min
$33 $45 $69 $80
4 forea / tot 60/ 240 72/ 288
6 Packea / total 55/ 330 68/ 408
10 Classes 20% off 50/ 600 65/ 650

Standard One Hour
$80 single lesson
$72 each — 4-pack
$68 each — 6-pack
$60 ea — 10 classes

45-Minute Option
$69 single class
$50 — 10 classes

Group Workshops at Songsmith LA!

Try a Single Group Workshop

Songwriting, Ukulele, Singing, and more!

3-Class Pack

$69

$23 per class
Valid 3 months

5-Class Pack

$111

$22.20 per class
Valid 3 months

9-Class Pack

$189

$21 per class
Valid 6 months

15-Class Pack

$285

$19 per class
Valid 6 months