Your musical home in FINLANDThe International School of Music Finland offers lessons to students of all ages and levels. Start lessons any day!
We provide The following Music Lessons:
Ages 3 months – 7 years
In Music Playschool, we foster a lifelong love of music through group lessons for children where we sing, rhyme, play, listen, move, dance and make music together.
In Pre-Instrumental lessons, we introduce children to the basics of musical notation, rhythm, and instrumental performance in a fun and encouraging way.
Individual and Group Lessons
Our individual and group lessons follow the Associated Board of the Royal Schools of Music (ABRSM) curriculum, which provides exams to music students at various levels in over 90 countries.
Our vision is to create an international and diverse musical community for expat families and others who are interested in experiencing a multicultural environment through high-quality music education.
ISM is a registered non-profit organisation with a Teaching License (laaja ja yleinen opetuslupa) from the cities of Helsinki and Espoo and is part of the Association of Finnish Music Schools (Suomen musiikkioppilaitosten liitto).
20% off of trial lessons!
Have you ever wanted to learn a new instrument? Our trial lessons will allow you to try it out with an experienced international teacher, either in person or online! To buy your lesson, visit our web shop.
Limit one trial lesson per student per instrument. New students only. Offer expires 30.8.2021.
Make the most of your summer: take music lessons!
Our summer lessons can be purchased in packages suitable for your schedule: anywhere from 1 to 8 lessons. Summer lessons will take place between June 1 and July 31, 2021. To buy your lessons, visit our web shop and select and add as many lessons as you’d like to your cart.
If you are a current student, make sure to confirm your teacher’s availability before purchasing your lessons.
ISM Finland has just received an expanded teaching license (laaja opetuslupa) from the city of Espoo! Now we can continue growing and expanding our international music lessons westward and upward! Thank you to all of our students’ families, teachers, and staff for their perseverance in this process.
Now Providing Music Lessons Online!
Our experienced teachers are prepared to teach you in the comfort of your own home during this time of social separation. All you need is a strong internet connection, a suitable tablet or laptop, and a quiet room to hold the lesson in. Click here for more information.
Introducing Rock School!
We have the opportunity to become the first music school in Finland to provide Pop and Rock music exams through UK-based RSL Awards. These exams are especially encouraged for guitar, bass, drums, keyboard and pop vocal students.
These exams have been moved online, and we are happy to help students to make video recordings of their performances.
We provide music playschool, pre-instrument, and ABRSM music lessons in 17 locations in Helsinki and Espoo, as well as Oulu International School and online.
PartnersWe organise lessons and events in partnership with the following organisations:
Click below to LEARN MORE ABOUT WHAT WE OFFER:
Music Playschool Lessons
Ages 3 months – 7 years
Ages 5 – 8 years
Individual & Group Lessons
For all ages
Six-week courses for all current and potential students
Events & Workshops
Upcoming concerts, day courses, and global music workshops