Concord-Carlisle Instrumental Music School Lessons

Lessons are open to students of all ages including adults; all lessons are one-on-one (one student with a teacher).  There is a registration fee of $15 per semester for the Fall and Winter-Spring sessions; the registration fee is waived for the summer session. Tuition is $36.00 per 30-minute lesson, $53.50 per 45-minute and $71.00 per 60-minute lesson. Financial assistance is available through the generous support of local citizens and the Concord Carlisle Community Chest. For further information please contact the IMSCC office.

Tuition charges are payable in advance for each semester of 16 lessons (Fall & Winter/Spring); payment plans are available on request. Summer lessons are more flexible and you may register for any or all of the 10 weeks in the summer session. (More information at registration.)

The following instruments are available for study: violin, viola, cello, bass, flute, oboe, clarinet, bass clarinet, bassoon, saxophone, trumpet, French horn, trombone, baritone horn, euphonium, tuba, electric and acoustic guitar, electric bass, ukulele, percussion, piano, and voice.

The Spring 2022 session offers both remote and in-person lessons. In-person lessons are located at CCHS and the Carlisle School. 

Music lessons are given at the following locations:

Concord-Carlisle High School (500 Walden Street, Concord)

Carlisle School (83 School Street, Carlisle Center)

The IMSCC office is located at Concord-Carlisle High School, Room  139

Private Lessons

We offer instruction in all of the subjects listed below. If you are a new student interested in taking private lessons please click on the link to the right. We look forward to hearing from you!

Faculty are listed below by instrument. Please go to the Faculty page for bios and more information.

Baritone Horn

  • Brian Diehl
  • Alexei Doohovskoy
  • Chip Halt

Bass – Electric

  • Jason Yost

Bass – String

  • Jim Brehany

Bass Clarinet

  • Jane Bailey
  • Debbie Levine
  • Kenneth Toland


  • Rachel Juszczak


  • Zarina Irkaeva
  • Rob Bethel


  • Jane Bailey
  • Debbie Levine
  • Kenneth Toland


  • Brian Diehl
  • Alexei Doohovskoy
  • Chip Halt


  • Susan Jackson
  • Deanna Johnson
  • Tobi-Ann Kocher

French Horn

  • Jeremy Ronkin

Guitar – Acoustic

  • Jason Yost

Guitar – Electric

  • Jason Yost


  • Henry Tervo


  • George Darrah
  • Timur Rubinshteyn


  • Laura Jeon
  • Deanna Johnson
  • Yerim Kang
  • Jean Pulsifer
  • Jeremy Ronkin


  • Jon Amon
  • Scott Chamberlin
  • Sissie Siu Cohen
  • Andrei Sobchenko
  • Louis Stamas


  • Brian Diehl
  • Alexei Doohovskoy


  • Tony D’Aveni
  • Ryan Noe
  • Matthew Small
  • Andrew Sorg


  • Chip Halt


  • Jason Yost


  • Sargis Karapetyan


  • Sargis Karapetyan


  • Lucas Coura
  • Laryssa Doohovoskoy
  • Andy Papas
  • Jessica Trainor Tasucu