The Music House is...

...a community of young musicians and adults pursuing their passion, and an incubator of the next generation of performers and audiences.  


We connect students to their instrument, each other, and to the community.


We are active creators: engaged in mastering new music, improvising, songwriting/composing, recording, music production and recording technology.

We grow through practice, performance, workshops, and collaborations.

located in Southwest Austin since 2004, in the home studio of pianist and singer/songwriter Anna Larson.

Meet Ms. Anna

Anna Larson has been lucky enough to be called "Miss Anna" by students of all ages in Austin since 1998, and has had her private studio in South Austin since 2003. Anna is also an active performer and songwriter in the Austin music community.


Her teaching experience includes working with groups and individuals, leading workshops, teaching composing/songwriting, as well as preparing students for recitals and competitions.  Larson releases music & performs under her own name, as well as with numerous other groups around town. Ms. Larson holds Bachelor and Master of Music degrees from the University of Texas at Austin,  and her songwriting has been recognized by the Woody Guthrie Songwriting Competition (2nd Place, 2019), as well as by  the Austin Songwriter Group (finalist, Spring 2016 Austin Songwriters's Group Song Awards) and the B.W. Stevenson Singer/Songwriter Competition (Semi-finalist, 2017) . Her music for theatre has been nominated for a 2015 B. Iden Payne Award.       
Ms. Larson is a Native Texan, and grew up in the Dallas area. She has been playing piano since the age of 6.  She also has a fantastic husband, three amazing children, and our two furry studio mascots: Cinnamon the Hamster, Sparky the Guinea Pig and Rosie the Wonderdog.

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Everyone loves recording week! We’ll post a new playlist of all the creations next week! #

Individual lessons are the cornerstone of our studio.  Weekly lessons include sightreading, improvisation, theory, composition, and technique.  Students enrolled in weekly lessons will choose between 2 tracks of concentration,  Performer or Creator, and experience a combination of one-to-one and workshop/masterclass instruction.


Our music is as eclectic as our students. Beginning and intermediate students combine traditional method books selections with other music that inspires them, with guidedance by Ms. Anna.   Classical, rock, country, broadway, folk- we're open to it all.

Experience the Performer or Creator track workshops without the weekly individual lesson time committment. Any of the 4 workshop topics will be available for young musicians, both online and in-person. These are open to all in the community. 

This  monthly membership gives you access to online classes, PDFs & instructional videos, one-on-one coaching support, and monthly performance opportunities (whether you're playing or hanging out!). Tap into your creativity in a way that fits your busy schedule!

Let's Work Together

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