The Music School

Professional music teachers providing fun and engaging lessons to the Greater Danbury, CT area since 1984

Always wanted to learn to play the Guitar? Or maybe you've been playing Piano but would like to start Vocal Music Lessons. Whether you're a veteran musician or have never seen sheet music before, The Music School at Bethel Music Center provides the instruction, inspiration, and professional atmosphere you seek in music lessons.

For over 30 years, The Music School at Bethel Music Center has been recognized by music educators and musicians of all ages as Connecticut's number one place to take music lessons in northern Fairfield County and Litchfield County. We teach students music lessons from all around the area including: Danbury, Bethel, Brookfield, New Fairfield, Ridgefield, Newtown, Redding, Roxbury, Bridgewater, New Milford and Sherman.

Bruce Treidel

Bruce Treidel, a professional Music Educator and Musician, founded Bethel Music Center in 1984 to provide music instruction in a friendly, professional and caring atmosphere.

BMC and Local Schools

The cornerstone and founding principle of Bethel Music Center is music education. BMC has strong ties with the local school systems and music teachers. Bruce Treidel personally interviews and selects every music lesson instructor working at The Music School at BMC. Each teacher is screened for a thorough understanding and strong background in their area of musical expertise, as well as the ability to inspire students to achieve and grow to their full potential. You will find taking music lessons at The Music School at BMC a rewarding and enriching experience.

The BMC Experience

Whether you are a parent looking to give your children all the advantages music lessons have to offer, or a more experienced player looking to improve your skills, Bethel Music Center will enable you to realize your musical goals. Our experienced, professional music teachers instruct both group music classes and individual music lessons on piano, guitar, bass, voice, drums, violin, cello, flute, clarinet, trumpet, saxophone and more.

Instructors are available to teach all instruments, all levels, and all ages! Lessons aren't just for kids - Adults, teens, seniors, students of all levels can enjoy the benefits of music lessons.

Flute choir rehearsal

Music lessons include learning to play an instrument, learning to read music for that instrument, playing duets with your teacher, or even playing a song in one of our student recitals.

Bethel Summerfest 2017

The Music School's lessons are an exciting way to bring music into you or your child's schedule!

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"We've been coming to BMC for several years for violin, voice & piano lessons. The staff could not be nicer. They are always very friendly and accommodating. The instructors are wonderful with loads of energy and patience. It's been a wonderful environment for learning and developing our musical abilities."


"Both of my children took instrumental lessons at BMC. We have been customers for many years and always receive warm, courteous, and knowledgeable service!"