Lyriq Music School
  • Guitar Lessons

    Personalized, One-on-One Instruction

  • Violin and Strings

    A Music School for Performers, Musicians and Musical People

  • Piano and More

    Learn from Experienced Instructors & Performers

  • Facilities

    Modern, Conveniently located Facilities

High-Quality, Personalized, One-on-One Instruction

At Lyriq Music School we believe in nurturing the whole musician from technique and musical knowledge to interpretation and performance.
By creating a collaborative environment between students and teachers we cultivate our students' musical abilities alongside their confidence and happiness.

Experienced Instructors

Our teachers are highly qualified academically and also masters of their instruments. We strive to hire the best and support their growth as teachers in their professional development.

Look for video performance examples of our teachers below to see for yourself.

Curriculum & Approach

No two musicians are alike and neither are their goals. At your first lesson the student and teacher set attainable goals and revisit them regularly. Your lessons are tailored to your individual needs.

Lyriq Music School strongly believes consistent teaching of Music Theory fundamentals is paramount to a musical success, which is why our students use supplemental theory workbooks in their studies.

Personalized Attention
for All Skill Levels

Making music can be many things: Fun, Stress Relieving, Personally Rewarding, Exercise for the Mind, for both young and old. At Lyriq Music School we strive to provide an individualized experience that coincides with your goals.

We have students from 4 years old to 65 and above, from those who are just getting started to those looking for a professional tune-up, or coach. Refer to individual instrument requirements for minimum age recommendations. voice, piano, more under "instruments" above.

Modern Facilities for All Ages

Lyriq Music School is conveniently located at 1906 W Irving Park, off of the Brown line Irving Park Rd. stop.

Lyriq is equipped with seven individual lesson rooms, each with a superbly tuned and maintained Kawai upright piano. In addition, a larger performance room is home for our baby grand piano and also hosts our recitals and concerts.

LYRIQ Music School Reopening Plan 2020

We're reopening starting September 8th for in-person lessons. Check out our full plan here!

Fall 2020

Call 773-270-8284 or email to schedule your lessons today!

Voice Explorers with Claire!

Voice Explorers goes Halloween! Get into the Halloween mood with fun songs and spooky moves with Claire. We're offering two classes for grades K-2 and 3-6 on Monday afternoons in October. Each child will receive their very own Voice Explorers home kit which will include fun games and activities that will be used during the virtual class. Book Today!

Book Today!

How Many Peas in Your Pod?

Are you looking for customized enrichment for your POD or child's friend group? We can customize a class for your POD in guitar, ukulele, drums, and more! Think big! Voice classes that focus on musical theater, changing voices (puberty is real!), holiday jingles, songwriting, band sectionals, general music, and music theory. The possibilities are endless!

Between our creative teachers and your creative kids, we can provide fun enrichment as the days get shorter and colder. If physical distancing and masks can be implemented we can come to you OR we can come to you virtually.

*no singing or wind instruments in person. all in-person locations need to be vetted.

Email Sarah ( for more information!

Virtual Lessons Now Available

Do you find yourself with a bit of extra time right now and want to reconnect with music in your life? Give us a call and we can see if virtual lessons would be a good fit for you. Call now - 773.270.8284.

Evan Borkstrom / Piano Instruction

Piano teacher Evan Borkstrom playing Eruption from Emerson, Lake & Palmer's second album Tarkus.

Adam Larison / Guitar Instruction

Guitar teacher Adam Larison, plays Lágrima by Francisco Tárrega.

Joan Marie Dauber / Vocal Instruction

Joan Marie Dauber performs C'est L'Extase from Ariettes Oublieés by C. Debussy.

Cameren DeCaluwe / Guitar Instruction

Classical guitarist Cameren DeCaluwe captivates with El Arpa Del Guerrero from El Decameron Negro by Leo Brouwer.

Simeon Tsanev : Violin Instruction

Another amazing performer and musician, Simeon Tsanev, performing the Violin Sonata, No. 1, Adagio by J.S. Bach.

Keanon Kyles / Vocal Instruction

An Interview with Voice Teacher Keanon Kyles. Enjoy!

Chris Hatcher / Vocal Instruction

Christopher Hatcher performs a heart-aching rendition of "Wither must I Wander" by R. Vaughn Williams

Teaching Staff

We are not currently hiring. If you would like to put your resume on file please email it to