Private Music Lessons

Private instructors offer lessons at the Fitton Center independent from our education program. Students/parents should call the instructor to determine pricing, length, and availability. Payments and scheduling will be handled directly by the instructor.

Voice Lessons

Ages: 9 - Adult
Instructor: Rebekah Dixon

Rebekah teaches basic knowledge of how the body produces sound breathing techniques and correct posture, how basic health of the body affects the voice, vocal warm-ups and exercises, with an emphasis on increasing vocal range and improving overall vocal tone quality, and basic music theory. Optional lesson topics include: sight-singing, choral reading techniques, and harmonization skills.

Piano Lessons

Ages: 5 - Adult
Instructor: Rebekah Dixon

Beginning and Beginning/Intermediate Piano. Rebekah teaches music theory, practice and playing techniques, warm-ups, exercises to enhance playing ability, improvisation skills, and basic chord chart reading. Beginner students will work from multiple books to provide a comprehensive learning experience. 

For worship leaders and church musicians who play the keys: grow in improvisation skills to enhance flow during worship service, understand how to create a cohesive worship set, understand smooth key changes and overall flow in worship. Individual or group sessions available. 

For youth with a desire to learn and grow in leading worship or playing with their church worship band: in addition to learning to play the piano, you will also learn to play and improvise from lead sheets and chord charts, grow in improvisation skills to enhance flow during a worship set, and understand smooth key changes and overall flow in worship.

Voice Lessons

Ages: 9 - Adult
Instructor: Ahdda Shur

For the past 25 years, Ahdda has taught and empowered children, teens and adults to sing with beauty, skill and ease.  She teaches classical and non-classical voice and helps singers and speakers recover from vocal strain or injury.  She holds a Master’s and Bachelor’s degree in Opera and Opera Stage Direction from the Indiana University, School of Music, Bloomington, Indiana.

Call: (513) 255-9022


Piano Lessons

Ages: 5 - Adult
Instructor: Jon Sanford

Jon provides lessons for students of all ages and abilities, beginner through advanced. He makes the learning process feel easy. It’s amazing what can be accomplished when you tap into a student’s natural curiosity and sense of exploration. This has been the key to unlocking potential that many didn’t know they had. Students learn the fundamentals of music from day one, preparing them for any musical path they desire. As a university professor, church music director, and professional accompanist, Jon can offer the ideal course of study and teaching approach for each individual student, providing a positive experience in every lesson.

Call: (513) 255-9022



The Fitton Center is currently closed to public and guests, without an appointment or class registration.

Appointments can be made by calling 513 863 8873 x110


Monday - Friday : 9:00am – 5:00pm

Saturday: Closed 
Sunday: Closed


The Fitton Center Galleries are currently closed.


Phone: 513 863 8873, ext. 110

101 S Monument Ave, Hamilton, OH 45011


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