Held at School or Musical Beginnings

 Lessons are held during after-school hours. Students may come to lessons from homeroom, home, or extended day!

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Group Piano Lessons

Groups of 3 to 4 students work in a multimedia lab with highly dedicated teachers. Students learn at their own pace with lessons tailored specifically for them. See pricing information

Guitar At School

Each student will work one-on-one with a guitar instructor for 30 minute lessons. Students are required to provide their own guitar for lessons.  See pricing information

Online Lessons Availalable

We offer a newly designed virtual Piano Performers program! Students may transition seamlessly from virtual lessons to lessons at school or at Musical Beginnings.

Private lessons are individual and taught weekly, one teacher to one student. Students may choose an area of specialty in which they intend to deepen their music studies.  Lesson times are arranged at a mutually convenient time for both the teacher and the student. Lessons are 30, 45, or 60 minutes in length. Each student is given the opportunity to perform in a recital during each semester. See pricing

​We offer two levels of Private Instructors according to his/her level of experience.  Most of our Private Instructors hold or are working towards higher degrees in Music Performance and/or Education!

Tuscaloosa's Musical Beginnings studio is located at:

1000 Union Chapel Rd. E, #16

Northport, AL 35473

Virtual private lessons are available! We offer full-time or temporary online lessons in all instruments.

Group guitar and ukulele lessons are offered at our studio as well as in select participating Piano Performers schools. Lessons are 45 minutes in length, and include 3-6 beginner-level students aged 8+. Group lessons are a great introductory way to start exploring new instruments in a fun, engaging way! See pricing

We offer online lessons for all of our programs, including a newly designed Piano Performers group program! All of our online lessons can transition to in-person lessons at any time. Simply register for your preferred program and indicate that you would like your lessons to be facilitated virtually! 

Ms. Rebecca Doss, Director

     Rebecca Doss is originally from Mobile, Alabama. She began taking piano lessons at the age of 10 in Mobile with Connie Sullivan, and is also a student of flute, organ, concert percussion, and drums. She went on to be the pianist at Pleasant Valley United Methodist in Mobile for several years before moving to Auburn, Alabama to start school, becoming a piano accompanist for Auburn's vocal program during her time there.


     Ms. Doss came to Tuscaloosa in 2010 to pursue a degree in advertising, with a double major in German, began working for Mrs. E in 2010 and has been teaching Piano Performers and private lessons for Musical Beginnings ever since. Ms. Doss became the Director of Musical Beginnings in 2018. She is also the drummer in a local rock and roll band, KGL. She hopes to give every student the opportunity to develop fundamental music skills, and to show them that working hard to learn and understand music can take them anywhere they choose to explore! She resides in Northport, Alabama and can be reached at rdoss@musicalbeginningsal.com.

© 2020 by Musical Beginnings.

(205) 345-8980 (Tuscaloosa)
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