Just like Steve Martin and Earl Scruggs in the past, Mumford & Sons and Kelsea Ballerini have brought the banjo into the limelight of mainstream music again.
Not only is the banjo perfect for playing country, bluegrass, folk and blues but any song can be arranged for the banjo!
Take banjo lessons in Winter Park and impress your friends with the ultimate party trick… a banjo jam!
Do you want to pursue a career in music, bring your creativity to life, write songs, play on stage, and live the dream?
What’s the #1 reason to study banjo at Winter Park Music Academy?
Our banjo instructors are friendly and patient. We work with every student or parent to tailor the lessons to match the individual’s learning style, genre and goals.
What will I learn in banjo lessons in Winter Park?
Banjo students will work on tuning, simple chords and melodies as well as reading music and right-hand strumming patterns and fingerpicking patterns. We will carefully guide you from where you are to where you want to go. Whether that’s technical proficiency or playing your favorite songs, we can take you there!
What styles of banjo do you teach?
In our banjo lessons in Winter Park, We teach all styles from pop, classical, rock, blues, jazz, metal, funk, folk, bluegrass, worship, R&B and reggae. You name it, our instructors can teach it!
Are you instructors qualified?
Yes! Our banjo and music instructors have degrees from Rollins College, University of Central Florida, DePaul University and Georgia State University. Many of our instructors have gone on performance tours of the US and Europe and have over 15 years of professional performance and teaching experience.
Do I need to be able to read music before I start banjo lessons?
No, we welcome beginners!
Do I need an instrument at home to take banjo lessons?
We can offer a “loaner” banjo for the first lesson but you will need your own banjo to practice with at home. We can recommend the right one for your budget. A simple banjo starts at around $99.00.