Adult Music Classes & Lessons

Experience Music Your Way

(Ages 19 and Up)

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Private lessons or bands: call 415-673-3600 or Send a Message

New Student Enrollment Steps

Step 01

Click on Enroll Now to schedule a phone call, or in person meeting with our Program Director, Dennis Criteser.

Step 02

Once you are on the GenBook form, click "Speak with our Program Director" to start the process and reserve your meeting time.

Step 03

After submitting your request in GenBook, Dennis Criteser will contact you at the scheduled meeting time. Get ready to rock!

Blue Bear is great all around. I've been doing band workshops there for years, and there is always more to learn.

- Peter

First and foremost, I just wanted to mention how much I absolutely enjoy the band workshop. JT is a fantastic director, the staff, students and facilities are great, and I look forward to being there every week!

- Matthew

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Private Music Lessons

(Ages 5 and Up)

Located at Fort Mason and SoMa WeWork

Want something tailored to your interests, schedule, and pace of learning? Blue Bear Private lessons are the way to go! Learn from one of our professional instructors on a wide range of instruments and vocal styles.

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Group Music Classes

(Ages 19 and Up)

Located at Fort Mason — See Map

Rock out at Blue Bear! Choose from a variety of group classes for all skills levels.

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Band Workshops

(Ages 19 and Up)

Located at Fort Mason and Lennon (SoMa)

Join a band, rehearse, then gig! Workshops will perform material from a broad range of artists and bands across many music genres.

Band Workshop programs include:

  • Rock & Blues
  • Modern and Contemporary bands
  • Jazz
  • Blues, Soul and Roots
  • Classic Rock
  • Rock, Soul and R&B

Other Specialty Workshops offered from time to time focus on the music of a single artist or style. Past examples have included the Beatles, Beck, Radiohead, Queen and Bowie, and funk, reggae and unplugged.

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Blue Bear Teachers are Awesome!

Blue Bear’s dedicated teachers help our students reach their goals. Our teachers have many years of experience in the music industry and can provide instruction across a wide variety of instruments and skill levels.

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It’s Time to Rock with Blue Bear!

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Private lessons or bands: call 415-673-3600 or Send a Message