Music Instruction



The Oxford Arts Alliance is pleased to offer youth, teen and adult music lessons. We offer private musical instruction on a variety of different instruments for beginner to advanced players. We offer virtual options through Zoom, Google Classroom, Skype and FaceTime.



Students at the Oxford Arts Alliance Academy of Music have the option to perform in recitals throughout the year. Additionally, many extra performance opportunities are available to students throughout their time in the academy. 


Our students are taught a wide range of musical styles including classical, rock, jazz, pop, and more. Students can speak with their individual instructor about their interests. 



Our music faculty are professional musicians, performers, and teachers with credentials including West Chester University, Lebanon Valley College, Eastman School of Music, and Cecil College. 


Learn more about our instructors here.



The Oxford Arts Alliance is a registered 501 c(3) non-profit organization that creates an environment for working artists and musicians to teach in Oxford, PA. Students in our academies pay a monthly subscription of $96 and receive 30-minute music lessons or 60-minute art lessons*once a week.

Holidays including Christmas / Winter Break, New Year, Thanksgiving, Independence Day, Easter /Spring Break, Vacations, and one absence due to illness are all calculated into the cost of tuition. Once you are registered for lessons you will be invoiced monthly.

*Students interested in 60-minute music lessons pay a tuition of $192 per month.


Lessons will be held in the Music Academy of the Oxford Arts Alliance, 38 S. 3rd St, Oxford, PA 19363. The Academy is located on the second floor. We offer virtual options through Zoom, Google Classroom, Skype and FaceTime.


Music lessons are exclusively for OxAA members only. Click the registration link to get started with music lessons and you will automatically be enrolled in our membership programMembership fees for Oxford Arts Alliance Inc. are tax-deductible.

Please contact Anthony Derrico, Executive Director for additional information or with questions.

Music Theory Lessons (Private Instruction)

Description: Music theory lessons will introduce students to the rules of music notation.  It will cover pitches, scales, intervals, triads, clefs, rhythm, form, meter, and basic harmony.  Perfect to supplement instrumental lessons, or to enrich a student's understanding of music in general.

Instructor: Adam Hansen


Music Composition Lessons (Private Instruction)

Description: Students will learn the foundations of music theory and how theory is used in the composition process.  More advanced students will learn to analyze music, and write their own songs or pieces.  Emphasis will be on giving students an overall understanding and confidence to create!

Instructor: Adam Hansen

Private Violin / Viola Lessons

Learn to play the violin/ viola with Colleen Jones or Julia Hansen. Students will refine their technique, musical theory, musicianship, and instrumental skills through 1-on-1 private instruction.    


Instructor: Manuela Romero, Julia Hansen

Private Cello Lessons

Learn to play the cello with Adam Hansen. Students will build their musical theory knowledge, technique, repertoire, and skills in private 1-on-1 instruction. 


Instructor: Adam Hansen


Private Piano Lessons

Learn to play the piano through 1-on1 private instruction. Students will improve their instrumental skills, music theory, musicianship, and technique necessary in playing the piano.  Beginner to Intermediate Levels.


Instructor: Jon Luther, June Dickenson-Suh




Private Guitar / Bass Guitar  / Ukulele Lessons

Students will learn the proper technique, musical theory, and musicianship of playing the guitar. Learn fun songs to perform for your friends and family!


Instructor: Anthony Derrico, Hakaan Diker, Seth Tillman, Jon Luther



Private Voice Lessons

Students will refine their vocal technique and repertoire through 1-on-1 private instruction. Vocal technique, musical theory, and musicianship will be additionally studied in order to begin singing for friends and family members!    Beginner to Intermediate Levels.


Instructor: Seth Tillman



Private Trumpet Lessons

Students will learn the proper technique, musical theory, and musicianship of playing the trumpet. Learn fun songs to perform for your friends and family!


Instructor: Hakaan Diker




Private Percussion Lessons (Drums)

Students will learn the proper technique, musical theory, and muscianship of playing the drums.


Instructor:  Jon Luther

Private Sax/Flute (beginner)

Instructor:  Jon Luther

Private Brass (beginner-advanced)

Instructor:  Jon Luther



contact our Team

Oxford Arts Alliance

PO Box 313

38 S Third St

Oxford, Pennsylvania 19363

Office: 610-467-0301

Email Us:

Executive Director, Tony

Art Director, Caitlin

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Oxford Arts Alliance

38 S Third St

Monday: CLOSED

Tuesday: 10 am to 4 pm

Wednesday: 10 am to 4 pm

Thursday: 10 am to 4 pm

Friday: 10 am to 4 pm

Saturday: 10 am to 2 pm

Sunday: CLOSED

Extended Hours

Opening Receptions: 4 pm to 8 pm

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