music lessons in bozeman

The Music Villa School of Music is Bozeman's most trusted and professional music lesson program featuring 8 lesson rooms (all located at Music Villa), an experienced teaching staff, and super fun learning environment. Sign Up Below...



•  Easy Monthly Auto-Billing
•  Weekly 1/2 hour lessons
•  Only $25 per weekly lesson
•  8 Professional Lesson Rooms
•  Experienced teaching staff
•  Yearly Recital Showcases
•  Advanced Teacher/Student Software

Megan decker

Position: Lesson Coordinator
Phone: (406) 587-4761


Teaches: Guitar, Voice, Songwriting
Style: All Styles
Level: Beginner and Intermediate
Years Experience: 20+
Favorite Bands: 


Teaches: guitar, some bass
Style: All Styles, classical guitar
Level: All Levels
Years Experience: 20+
Favorite Bands: Rush, Jethro Tull, Genesis, Led Zeppelin, Spock's Beard.

Jim Dungan

Teaches: Guitar
Style: All Styles
Level: Beginner and Intermediate
Years Experience: 20+
Favorite Bands: 


Teaches: Drums, guitar, bass, voice, trumpet, trombone, baritone
Style: Rock, funk, metal, pop, classical, jazz
Level: All Levels
Years Experience:
Favorite Bands: Meshuggah, Big Wreck, Chili Peppers, Tool, Incubus, Pantera.

Emily Thrasher

Teaches: Voice
Style: Rock, country, pop, classical, broadway/theatre
Level: Beginner to intermediate (but really, any)
Years Experience: 20+
Favorite Bands: Giacomo Puccini, Kiri Te Kanawa, Maria Callas, Annie Lennox, Linda Eder, Linda Rondstadt, Nancy Wilson, Eva Cassidy, Pat Benetar


Teaches: Guitar, Bass, Vocals
Style: All Styles
Level: Beginner and Intermediate
Years Experience: 10+
Favorite Bands: The Beatles, Pink Floyd, Wilco, Phish, Nirvana

evin mitchell

Teaches: Drums
Style: rock, blues, pop, reggae, countr
Level: Beginner and Intermediate
Years Experience: 10+
Favorite Bands: Death Cab For Cutie, Incubus, Tool, Deftones, Dave Matthews Band, Underoath.

Matt Evans

Teaches: mandolin, banjo, guitar, voice
Style: bluegrass, folk, rock, blues, jazz, funk, irish, old-time
Level: Beginner and Intermediate
Years Experience:
Favorite Bands: Doc Watson, Chris Thile, Django Reinhardt, Earl Scruggs, Bill Monroe

David rice

Teaches: Piano
Style: Any, specialization in jazz
Level: Beginner & intermediate
Years Experience: 15+
Favorite Bands: The Beatles, Billy Joel, Elton John, Michael Bublé, Claude Debussy, Thelonious Monk, Duke Ellington, Frank Sinatra

Elaine Greenwood (Kelly)

Teaches: Violin / Fiddle
Style: folk, bluegrass, classical, improvisation
Level: Beginner and intermediate
Years Experience: 10
Favorite Bands: Gillian Welch, Joao Gilberto, A.A. Bondy, Django Reinhardt, Alexander Porferyevich Borodin, The Goat Rodeo Sessions 

Edward cunneen

Teaches: Drums and percussion
Style: Rock, Jazz
Level: All ages, Beginner and intermediate
Years Experience: 12 years of private lessons, Teaching Assistant in Percussion at University of Washington
Favorite Bands:Mutemath, Aphex Twin, Ryoji Ikeda, Edgard Varese, and Karlheinz Stockhausen

chelsea hunt

Teaches: Violin / Fiddle
Style: All
Level: Beginner and intermediate
Years Experience: 10
Favorite Bands:


Interested in taking music lessons? You can simply sign up at Music Villa, call us at (406) 587-4761, or email us at Our scheduling and billing is easy and care free. Just choose your preferred weekly time slot and set up auto-bill with your debit or credit card. The tuition for the Music Villa School of Music is just $25 per weekly half hour lesson.

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