Are you looking for an innovative musical activity that will increase your child's brain power during the SUMMER months? If yes, then we have a SUMMER LESSON program just for you. Plus, we offer UNLIMITED private make ups to fit around your vacations/camps (June - August)!
We all know the impact that music provides our brain at any age; it's really high! At Ada Piano Academy, we have provided hundreds of students with our expert instruction for over three (3) decades; starting as young as 2 years old. But not only do we teach you how to read music, play your instrument(s), and how to play your favorite songs, but we will teach you how to practice efficiently in less practice time while accomplishing your favorite songs. Plus, we will show you how to fit your music practice into your busy daily schedule AND get FREE 24/7 assistance while at home practicing. WOW! And there is so much more!
We have limited lesson spots available. We specialize in coaching students privately beginning at age 2 - adults. We WELCOME BEGINNERS and all levels of talent!
Our students drive as far away as Rockford, Ada, Lowell, Belding, Belmont, Greenville, Kentwood, East Grand Rapids, Walker, Spring Lake and Grand Rapids to take lessons with us.
"My 5 year old daughter looks forward to her lesson every week."
"Ms. Betz has been an amazing teacher. I am extremely pleased with how well my 5 year old daughter both plays and understands the music after only 8 months of lessons. Ms. Betz is a very caring and patient teacher and my daughter looks forward to her lesson every week." - Heather Thomsas, Grand Rapids
9 benefits of becoming an Academy student:
Piano, Guitar, Strings, Woodwinds, Pre-K music, Singing, Recorder and More all in ONE location!
We are the only school in Ada, Grand Rapids Michigan that offers all of these popular instruments: Piano, Guitar, Violin, Viola, Cello, Clarinet, Saxophone, Flute, Oboe, Pre-K, Sinigng, Recorder and much more. You can even take two instruments within one lesson saving time and money. We are the only school in Forest Hills to begin private lessons at age 2 successfully.
We Welcome All Beginners
We love our beginning students from age 2 to adults! The beginning stage of any private music lesson program is the MOST important part. We cater to your needs of getting the most out of your lessons right from the start. We allow you to switch different instruments until you have found the one you enjoy; with free instrument evaluations.
We offer you many free extras while learning your favorite songs. From free Wi-Fi, weekly practice sheets, 24/7 assistance, practice techniques, computer music lab, instrument evaluations, conferences, five recitals, school/outside try-outs, chair try-outs for band/orchestra, certificates, rewards, etc. All from our expert instructor.
A proven track record of excellence since 1983
Visit our Academy Reviews to see what our students are saying. Every year, aspiring music teachers start their own studio, and a year or two later it's closed.
The Academy has a proven track record of offering quality music, piano, guitar, violin, viola, cello, clarinet, saxophone, flute, oboe, and Pre-K lessons in Ada, Grand Rapids Michigan year round. Our full time mission is teaching music lessons trusted by over 1,300 families for over 32 years.
Prestige Pre-K private music program (ages 3 - 6)
We are privileged to be the best Pre-K private music program in Ada, Grand Rapids since 2004. Parents LOVE this program because their children are learning to play/sing their favorite songs independently without having to take a class and share their time with others. And, children LOVE our program because they are busy learning a real instrument all by themselves, learning their favorite songs, learning music terms in a fun way, learning to read real music and students LOVE their instructor.
24/7 Assistance while at home
This is our favorite offer academy parents talk about. We care about your music lesson experience and want you to learn your favorite songs faster. Therefore, as long as you are taking private lessons at our Academy, you may contact our Director of Music/Owner/Instructor with any questions as many times as you wish. It is all about you! We want you to succeed.
Free music recitals!
We are the only music school in Ada, Grand Rapids that offers FIVE FREE recitals and allow family members to perform too.
Every parent loves to watch their child perform. All our recitals are free to perform and free for your family/friends to attend. Our recitals provide a chance for your extended family to be involved as well. Involving grandparents and aunties and uncles in the recital audience (and performing with your kiddos) gives them an opportunity to share their hard work with the ones they love.
Our recitals are held in March, May, June, July, August, December.
The widest range of music lesson times available!
We are the only music school in Ada, Grand Rapids that offers music lessons five days a week from early in the morning to late at night to accommodate your busy schedule. Adults are welcomed to take private lessons too.
10am - 9pm Monday - Thursday
10am - 7pm Friday
Located in the heart of Forest Hills
Due to its central location, our school is convenient to all areas of the Forest Hills school district. Close to our school you will find many popular neighborhoods off Ada Drive and 1.5 miles from the Village of Ada. We have students from Ada Vista, Ada Elementary, Thornapple, Pine Ridge, Meadowbrook, Knapp Forest, Northern, Eastern, Central Woodland, Goodwillie, Collins, Ada Village and many other schools.
One student may take up to two instruments during one lesson session/one teacher
No semester contracts
HOURS (by appointment only)
Monday - Thursdays: 10am - 9pm
Fridays: 10am - 7pm
Closed Saturday and Sundays
If you are ready to start, you have nothing to lose as we only want students who truly want to be here and we will not commit you to a long term contract.
It's easy to take the next step:
Lessons are first come, first served
6249 Adacroft Drive SE, Ada, MI 49301
(Between Ada Drive and Adacroft Drive)
(Between Ada Christian School and Forest Hills Central Middle off Ada Drive)
For THREE years we have been honored to be awarded with the 2013 and 2014 Best of Ada for piano lessons/instruction and 2015 Best of Ada for Music Schools.
Learn the songs YOU want to play!
Offering quality music lessons in:
Piano - Keyboard - Guitar - Violin - Viola - Cello - Clarinet - Flute - Saxophone - Oboe - Bassoon -
Singing - Pre-Instrumental - Pre-K music and more!