Information for Summer 2021

Visit us at our new home, 304 Boston Post Road, Wayland! We offer a comprehensive program of private lessonsgroup classes, performances, and parent support. Depending on both teacher and student preference, lessons are available on-site, on-screen or a through a hybrid model.

Our school-wide summer recitals, celebrating all our students from complete beginners to passionate young artists, are LIVE on Zoom on Saturday June 19th at 11am, 1pm, 3pm and 5pm. This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for Zoom link and info about each session.

New for summer 2021 - small-cohort summer day programs! Choose half or full day, and join our experienced summer program faculty for a staff-to-student ratio and creative experience like no other, with performances for parents at the end.

Summer private lessons are on an individualized scheduled to fit your camp and travel plans. As well as strings (including guitar) and piano, we now offer flute, all brass instruments, and voice! Please This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to set up a free tryout private lesson in-person or online, or to schedule a personal consult about available options.

Our facility at 304 Boston Post Road is fitted out medical-grade ultra-HEPA air filtering, and full-size screens are available for use if preferred. We are following standard health protocols including masks and social distancing, and follow Wayland Board of Health directives and updates. Meanwhile, our dedicated Zoom platform is running smoothly for those preferring online lessons. We are committed to optimizing your lesson experience in either format.

"We really appreciate all that you have been doing! We are so happy that lessons have continued and that there will be a recital - all of the grandparents are far away and they will finally be able to attend a recital! Thank you for all of your hard work!"  ~ Parent of student age 7

Welcome to Wayland School of Music, your local option for exceptional music instruction!

Are you the parent of a young child just ready for music lessons? Do you already have seasoned young musicians in your family? Are you an adult musician looking to rediscover your instrument?

You've come to the right place! Our mission is to offer outstanding music instruction to all students, from complete beginner to advanced performer, in a warm and supportive environment.

Explore our site to learn about our teaching philosophy, programs and faculty, and then contact us to schedule a free consult or tryout lesson.

Learn from our outstanding teachers.

"WSM provides not only lessons, but concerts for the kids to perform at and guidance for me as a parent for how to help with practice. It's the full package.”
– parent of a student age 8

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The Wayland School of Music Difference

Wayland School of Music (WSM) instructors are passionate about music, our instruments, teaching and learning! Having already achieved success, we teach because we truly want – and love – to do so. We call this the "Wayland School of Music Difference" and it's the heart of our hiring policy.

Whether you have no experience or plenty, and whatever your musical goals, you'll find an outstanding teacher here who'll support you in achieving them, and also - when you’re ready - encourage you and challenge you to reach for more!