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"Bishopbriggs School of Music is a friendly, welcoming Music School with experienced tutors who are not only great musicians but also great role models. It has been amazing to see my daughter grow in confidence, play in front of a lie audience, and most importantly love her lessons." 

   We teach the following:
  • Electric/Acoustic Guitar

  • Drums

  • Piano/Keyboard

  • Bass Guitar

  • Saxophone

  • Clarinet

  • Ukulele


  • Vocals/Singing

  • Violin / fiddle

  • Music theory


PASSION     PRACTIsE   perform   PROGRESS   

Welcome to the multi-award winning Bishopbriggs School of Music, the No.1 independent Music School in Scotland,  where the world of melodies and rhythms come alive! Nestled in the heart of Bishopbriggs, Glasgow, our school offers a positive and nurturing environment where music enthusiasts of all levels – whether beginners, intermediates, or experts – can embark on a captivating musical journey.


No matter the age or experience level, we extend a warm invitation to students from primary 1 and beyond to explore the wonders of music across a diverse range of instruments and disciplines. From strumming the Electric or Acoustic Guitar, creating infectious beats on the Drums, playing soulful melodies on the Piano or Keyboard, grooving on the Bass Guitar, to mastering the sweet sounds of the Saxophone, Clarinet, Ukulele, Flute, Vocals/Singing, Violin/Fiddle, or unraveling the intricacies of Music Theory – we have it all covered!


Our story began in 2002, when Peter & Lee O’Neil, founded this institution with a profound passion for music education. Our dedication to excellence has been acknowledged with the prestigious RockSchool Champion Centre Award, and Scotland’s Music School of the Year 2022 & 2023. Our primary curriculum is RSL and Rockschool Classical. However we also teach ABRSM and Trinity on request.


At the Bishopbriggs School of Music, we take pride in our exceptional team of highly experienced tutors and PVG checked tutors. Our tutor team is a combination of full-time musicians and music educators, all of whom possess a real passion for music and teaching. Rest assured, you or your child will be under the guidance of skilled mentors who are truly committed to nurturing musical talents and unlocking creative potential.


At the BSM, we offer free parking facilities and free Tea and Coffee in our Community Room while you wait for your lesson of you child. at our school. If you have any questions or would like to take the next step in joining our musical family, feel free to reach out to us at 0141 772 4333.


We eagerly await the opportunity to meet you and extend a warm welcome to the magical world of music at the Bishopbriggs School of Music.

Meet our tutors. Find out what they teach and their inspirations

Are you ready to start your lessons? Click below and book your first lesson. 


Please check out this helpful info-page on how to download your RSL Digital Gradebook

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Looking for the perfect present, check out our Music Lessons Gift Vouchers

Please click the link below to book your



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Learn Sight Reading Basics:

Check out the Apps below to help with understanding the sight basics. Click the appropriate button below and download from your App Store / Google Play. 

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We are a proud supporter and collection point for the very important and necessary work of the East Dunbartonshire Foodbank

“Alone, we can do so little; together, we can do so much” – Helen Keller

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