What if your kids could experience the joy of piano lessons, all right next to Dorchester, MA?

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There are so many choices for piano lessons around Dorchester, MA, it can be intimidating for a parent.

Rest assured, we're here for you.

At the South Shore Piano School, we will give your kids the skills, experience, and tools to enjoy music for a lifetime. And educate you, the parents, along the way.

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Your kids' first piano teacher could mean everything.

There are a lot of piano teachers out there.

But as a parent, how can you tell which teachers are knowledgeable and passionate? And which teachers are...well...not?

Your choice of teacher could mean the difference between your kids thriving or quitting.

As a family in Dorchester, MA interested in piano lessons, we're here to guide you every step of the way to make the right choice.

And most importantly, to help you understand why.

There are a lot of options for piano lessons around Dorchester, MA. So, as a parent, how do you tell the difference between a teacher who is knowledgeable and passionate versus one who is...well...not?

Your kids' first piano teacher could mean the difference between a lifelong love of music and quitting within the first year.

We want to help you make the right decision.

At the South Shore Piano School, we'll guide you every step of the way so you understand our approach and the direction we're taking with your kids.

Our promise is that you'll never have to wonder whether you made the right decision.

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Just a Short Trip from Dorchester, MA, Here's What Your Kids Will Discover in Piano Lessons

A Creative Outlet

Your kids will discover the joy and art of creating music from the very first lesson.


In piano lessons, your children will learn how to express what they are feeling in new and exciting ways.


Your kids will discover a new level of confidence through learning, playing, and performing.

Improved Concentration

By learning how to practice properly, your kids' concentration will improve, helping them in all areas.


At SSPS, your kids will discover a whole community of musical friends waiting to meet them.

How to Practice

We take the mystery out of practicing so your kids learn a step-by-step approach to making progress every week.

As a family in Dorchester, MA, you might be wondering how to make the best choice for piano lessons.

As a parent, maybe you have little or no experience when it comes to piano lessons. We get it. It can be a little scary getting started.

That's ok! No one was born understanding how piano lessons work.

At South Shore Piano School, we've guided hundreds of parents just like you. Not only on how to get started, but how to set your kids up for a lifelong love of music.

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Over 100 Years

Collective Experience Teaching Piano

Signing Up for Piano Lessons at SSPS, Your Kids Receive:

A Dedicated Weekly Lesson

Every week, your kids will have a one-on-one private piano lesson with one of our faculty members. Our teachers are not only passionate and skilled, but also have an established track record of connecting with students. We know that chemistry between teachers and students is important.

Workshop and Group Class Opportunities

Students are invited to participate in monthly workshops and group classes on a variety of topics, including music theory games, improvisation, performance practice, and more. This is a great opportunity for your kids to make friends in music.

Monthly Performing Opportunities

Twice a month, we host student recitals that your kids can participate in as often as they like. You are welcome to invite friends and family from Dorchester, MA and beyond to enjoy your kids' accomplishments in piano lessons.

How to Get Started

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Just a Short Drive from Dorchester, MA, We Offer an Exceptional Experience in Piano Lessons

Piano lessons at the South Shore Piano School near Dorchester, MA present an opportunity on invest in your kids' future. We will meet your kids where they are developmentally. And by taking a step-by-step, skill-building approach to piano, give them the tools to enjoy music for life.

And to make new friends in music along the way.

The skills your kids develop in piano lessons will help them succeed in so many areas. Resilience, patience, discipline, maintaining a practice schedule, and more.

You have a lot of options for piano lessons near Dorchester, MA. Probably closer and cheaper.

But at the South Shore Piano School, our piano lessons are different than anyplace else you'll find near Dorchester, MA.

It's no secret that music teachers are underpaid. At SSPS, we see this as the greatest flaw in our field. Because that translates to poor teaching.

That's why we changed things.

Our teachers not only have an established track record of successful teaching. But, they're also paid 50% higher than any other school or studio on the South Shore. Our full-time teachers also receive health, dental, and retirement benefits.

This gives us the ability to attract and retain the best teachers possible for your kids, and provide the highest level of teaching.

And so, at SSPS, you can rest assured that your investment is going where you want it to: Providing the most remarkable opportunity possible in piano lessons for your kids. 

We're also passionate about community. The traditional piano lesson experience maybe includes on recital per year. We feel like that's just not enough opportunity for students in a world where they have multiple soccer games per week.

And so, our students have the opportunity to participate in recitals, group classes, and workshops, every month.

We understand how important it is for students from Dorchester, MA to be able to meet and make friends with others in piano lessons.

For both our teachers and students, we do things differently from the traditional piano lesson experience.

Many parents believe that succeeding in piano requires talent, or several hours of practicing per week.

That's a myth.

Anyone can succeed in piano by establishing habits and routines they can stick with. Even with the busiest schedule, our teachers will show you how to do this so your kids can make steady progress.

If you're hesitant to move forward because of the drive, we have good news. We offer online piano lessons, so your kids can take their lessons from home in Dorchester, MA anytime they need to.

Are your kids already in piano lessons in Dorchester, MA? Maybe they've plateaued in progress?

It's all good. Common, actually.

We love working with transfer students who already began their piano lessons elsewhere. By getting to know your kids and their unique learning style, we can figure out the problem. And, set them on a course towards steady progress and enjoyment once again.

We're active members of the wider musical community. We have a number of students participate in the Royal Conservatory of Music Certificate Program. And, we're active members of the Music Teachers National Association (MTNA).

You're just one click away from changing your kids' lives.

Click below to schedule your free trial lesson and get started today.