“Technology Is Venturing Into A New Frontier: It Is Upending And Democratizing The World Of Music Lessons.”
- THE NEW YORK TIMES
How do online lessons work?
After booking a lesson, you will be sent a link that connects you to a video-chat room with your teacher. It's sort of like Skype or Facetime, but no downloads or accounts are necessary. Here’s a quick look at how it works.
Do I need any equipment to take lessons?
After choosing a teacher and purchasing a lesson, all you need is a computer with a built in microphone and webcam. After booking you will be sent a link that connects you with your teacher at the scheduled time with two clicks. No downloads or accounts are necessary.
How much do lessons cost?
Lessons are $19/half hour or $39/hour.
Are online lessons as effective as in person lessons?
Although there are some differences, multiple studies on distance learning, including this study from UNC, have shown that students are 36% more focused and perform 22% better when compared to in-person lesson.
How does Virtu.Academy select their teachers?
All our teachers are from top music conservatories, such as Juilliard or Oberlin. They also must have extensive teaching experience and be recommended by conservatory professors.