Playing With Others is What Music is All About

5 Star School for Music offers the best Guitar, Bass, Vocal, Drum/Percussion, Ukulele and Chapman Stick teachers in the bay area.  We are proud to have them as part of our team!

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Private One on One:

  • Guitar Lessons
  • Bass Lessons
  • Drum Lessons
  • Voice Lessons
  • Ukulele Lessons
  • Chapman Stick Lessons

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Styles We Teach:

  • Blues
  • Classic Rock
  • Pop
  • Folk
  • Funk
  • Reggae
  • Jazz
  • Classical

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What You'll Learn:

  • Theory
  • Technique
  • Rhythm Development
  • Improvising
  • Music Reading
  • Harmony
  • Song Writing

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Private Music Lessons in Sunnyvale, California and On Line

Not sure where to start? Come in for a lesson and try out our instruments and see what sounds and feels right to you for the perfect fit - guitar, bass, drums, vocals, or ukulele.  Our Instructors will guide you to find the instrument you'll like and fall in love with. No pressure to sign up for lessons or buy materials or equipment… you only pay for one lesson.   Tuition fee is $60.00 per hour, or $30.00 per half hour.


5 Star Method

Our 5 Star Method course material is also available for purchase on line if you are not located in our area.    However if you are in our area, please take advantage of being close by and let one of our Instructors guide you through the material here at 5 Star School for Music.

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Hourly tuition fee $60.00

One time purchase of course material $150.00

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Gift Certificates Available



Meet Our Instructors

Mark Wilson

5 Star Music School Founder Specializing in Guitar, Bass Guitar, Chapman Stick, Ukulele and Drums

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Karen Ruth

Specializing in one on one Voice, Guitar, Bass, and Ukulele classes. Now offering lessons on line! No stress! No hassle! No traffic! 30 minute free trial!

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Josh Gonzalez-Beban

Specializing in Guitar, Bass Guitar, Drums and Ukulele

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