With Hoffman Academy, kids get so much more than piano lessons. Our innovative, foundational approach encourages your budding pianist to actually understand music. Using delightful videos and supportive, kid-friendly music education materials, Hoffman Academy’s online piano lessons for kids empower learners with the knowledge and techniques they need to become true musicians.

Did we mention that kids also learn their first song right away?

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What Makes Hoffman Academy


Instead of teaching children how to play songs from memory, our online piano lessons for kids provide a complete musical education. Your children will study with our founder and master educator, Mr. Hoffman. They'll benefit from lessons they can take at their own pace, in your own home, all at a price your family can afford.

Mr. Hoffman’s interactive, friendly teaching style harnesses kids’ natural curiosity and creativity to make learning fun. Our 240 (and counting) video lessons help students to grasp advanced musical concepts with ease. Using the Hoffman Method for Piano, budding pianists will learn solfège, dictation, composition, improvisation, sight reading, and more!

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Grounded in early childhood development principles, the Hoffman Method For Piano helps young learns understand the language of music. Following the Hoffman Method, our lessons begin with a foundation in making music by ear and progress into a complete musical education.

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Hoffman Academy Premium makes playing and practicing piano more fun than ever before. For a fraction of the cost of traditional piano lessons, Premium learners can enjoy personalized practice sessions, track their progress, play online games, and rock out with professional backing tracks! Join Premium for as little as $18 a month or $179 a year.

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In just 8 years, Hoffman Academy has grown from our first video lesson teaching “Hot Cross Buns” to a community of over 216,000 students learning piano online. Mr. Hoffman’s lessons have had over 23 million views and he has taught more than 91 million minutes of piano lessons to all kinds of students!

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For a fraction of the cost of traditional piano lessons, Hoffman Academy's online piano lessons for kids makes playing and practicing more fun than ever before. Premium Members enjoy:

Enhanced Lessons

Play along with professional backing tracks and track your progress!

Guided Practice

Mr. Hoffman tells you exactly what to practice so you’re always on the right track.


Deep mastery requires repetition. We make it fun with games!


Learn to read notes and rhythms with 355 pages of sheet music and worksheets.

Learn to play popular hits and classics using our