Heid Music Lessons

For musicians of all ages and stages

In 1948, Peter “Duke” Heid founded Heid Music, selling musical instruments and encouraging schools to offer music education. He is widely credited with bringing music and music education to Northeastern Wisconsin. Elana

Seventy years and five stores strong, music education continues to be foundation of Heid Music and our driving force.

From toddlers to students to seniors, we have teachers to fit every need, playing ability and learning style. In fact, our music teachers tailor a lesson plan to each student, offering a personalized approach to music development.

Additional Features & Benefits

  • We select our teachers based on their musicianship, education and their passion for teaching
  • We offer private studios that are equipped with the essentials for your instrument of choice
  • All teachers go through an annual background check
  • Students receive discounts, scholarship opportunities, free performance opportunities, in-store clinics and much more

In addition to lessons, our stores feature a full line of instruments, from student line to professional. We also carry everything you'll need to support your musical journey, from print music and accessories to repair services.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How do I sign up?
Visit or call a store near you to speak with a Music Enthusiast. Or email Education@HeidMusic.com.

What is the cost?
Heid Music students pay a one-time registration fee of $25 ($15 for the second family member, $10 per additional family member). This fee is non-refundable and qualifies students for discounts.

Our teachers set their own lesson rates, approximately $20-$30/lesson. Payments are made directly to the teacher.

How long are lessons?
Lessons are typically scheduled for 30-minute time slots once a week.

Where are lessons held?
Lessons studios are located within each of our five Heid Music locations.

Do I need my own instrument?
Yes, all students are expected to bring their own instrument to lessons (except piano and drums).

Heid Music is here to help! Contact us to learn more about instrument rentals, purchases and financing options.

How do I select a teacher?
You can view pictures and biographies of our current teachers by selecting a location on the left. Or email Education@HeidMusic.com for more details about teacher availability, scheduling and recommendations.


Are you a teacher interested in teaching at a Heid Music location?

Heid Music is continually looking to partner with trained individuals who are eager to share the joy of making music with students of all ages. Click here to apply!