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Music Lessons

Piano Lessons & Guitar Lessons in Detroit, Michigan (Trenton)

Learning a musical instrument can be very rewarding.  Playing well requires time and practice.  Weekly appointments with an experienced music coach will:

  • add structure to your practice to give it direction

  • create deadlines for weekly progress

  • speed improvement and help you sound more professional
  • provide encouragement to make learning more enjoyable


Call today and start becoming a better keyboard player or guitarist!

Piano & Guitar Teacher Detroit Michigan, Music Lessons, Theory, Songwriting

Dave Caruso, Music Educator

Detroit, Michigan (Trenton)


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  • Piano | Guitar | Music Theory | Songwriting

  • From 1st grade readers to retired seniors

  • Face-to-face piano and guitar lessons in Detroit Michigan (Trenton)

  • Virtually in Arizona, Colorado, Florida, Michigan, New York, North Carolina and beyond

  • Weekly 1/2-hour appointments

  • Discount for multiple family members

  • Supplemental learning materials

  • Custom piano & guitar arrangements

  • Monthly student newsletter

  • Bi-annual recitals and periodic assessments

  • Stickers & coloring activities for youngsters

  • Gift certificates -- give the gift of music lessons!


  • Life-Long Music Educator, Full-Time Musician

  • Member, Music Teachers National Association

  • Member, Michigan Music Teachers Association

  • Creator of Play It Again! Piano Method

  • Author of Guitar Basics Guitar Method

  • High School Band / Choir Substitute Teacher in Allen Park, Southgate, Trenton, Woodhaven & Wyandotte, Michigan

  • Middle School Band Substitute in Trenton, Michigan

  • Southgate Adult Community Ed. Guitar & Songwriting Instructor

  • Indie Recording Artist: Apple Music, iTunes, Spotify, Bandcamp

  • Up-to-date COVID Boosters, Annual Flu Shot

Piano & Guitar Lessons Detroit Michigan, Nusic Theory, Songwriting


Thanks, Mr. Caruso!

"Thank you for being a positive role model in the boys' and all of your students' lives."
Shira (mom of 2 Caruso Music Studios piano students, ages 8 & 10)

"Thank you so much for putting together such a wonderful spring recital!  We appreciate all your hard work and dedication to showcasing each of your students' skills.  Thank you for all you do!
Tina (mom of 3 CMS piano students, ages 7, 9 & 11)

"Mr. Caruso, thank you for teaching me all about piano."

Lincoln (CMS piano student, age 7)

"Thank you for making me an amazing piano player!
Willa (CMS piano student, age 8)

"Thanks for your positive, uplifting demeanor, Mr. Caruso, and your continual, everlasting support toward your students.  You consistently go above and beyond other instructors."

Steve (CMS piano student, age 67)


Don't waste a perfectly good piano or guitar.  Learn to play it!

Don't waste a good piano -- learn to play it!Don't waste a good guitar - learn to play it!