Discover the JOY of Music at The Lark's Nest Music Studio

The Music Studio offers many opportunities for the enjoyment of music through instruction, exploration, and performance, led by founder, Carol Banach - Musician and Music Educator.



The Lark's Nest Music Studio is located in Ballard, Washington and offers both private and small group virtual music lessons for curious music-makers all around the world!   


Piano and organ lessons are provided for all ages and abilities, starting with

Piano Party! for preschool children 

to Adult Musical Moment.


A HUGE thanks to those who enrolled in Virtual Summer Piano Camp 2020!

What fun we had...see you next summer! 


Now enrolling NEW students for

 Sept. 15, 2020 to June 17, 2021

Email Carol to inquire for more information

and to express your interest. 



Friends of The Music Studio enjoy virtual 'outings', like Concert Club (all ages), Cocktails and Keys (over 21 only), and other special events around the Puget Sound as a great way to make new friends, hear great music, and have fascinating conversations with other interested music-lovers.  


Look and see What's Happening to learn about programs coordinated by your favorite friendly, fun-loving musicologist, Carol.


Student enrollment is not required.  Simply indicate your interest via email.  Livestreams, ZOOM socials, and other free programming are a priority, though some events may require a nominal fee.

Join us in supporting the ARTS!



Carol is available for virtual performances, as well as accompaniment and coaching for auditions, recitals, and adjudications.  Additionally, she is honored to provide

pre-recorded or virtual live piano or organ music for your special event. such as weddings, receptions, birthdays, and life celebrations.  


See Carol's Bio to learn more about her experience as a professional musician for over 35 years.  Seeking a musician for a special event?  Check here - Music Studio Offerings


Students of the Music Studio also have the opportunity to perform throughout the year, finding it an exciting experience that has an immeasurable benefit on their self-esteem

and confidence!