About Us

 “Turn it up to 11 and play it like you wrote it”.  

Nathan Connolly Guitarist SnowPatrol former pupil O.M.S

“You guys rock”

Paul Mahon Guitarist The Answer former pupil O.M.S

Ossia;  In  Italian means “or “.

Used as a musical term it means, an alternative or easier  piece of music to play.

The only business plan we need

 Ossia Music School  has a  proven,  25 years  track record of excellence in Belfast.
We strive very hard to  provided a safe environment to explore, learn and grow as a musician.

All tutors are regularly checked through the Access N.I. programme.

Who is Ossia for?

Ossia is for anyone, of any age who wants to learn to play a musical instrument or to improve on their musical skills.

Anyone can develop their musical ability and enjoy playing music.

Our qualified professional musicians, who between them rack up an amazing 90 years experience. Are here to create a bespoke lesson plan that caters for all your musical needs.

We promise to teach you the music you want to learn.

Ossia’s musicians, will help you reach the professional performance experience you need.

With several music teachers for each instrument we are confident that we have the right teacher to meet your needs.

Our teachers have warm personalities, are extremely friendly and dedicated to teaching you the style of music that you want to learn.

What do we do?

Guitar, Piano, Voice, Drum Lessons and Rock Band Classes in one location, saving you time and money.
Did you know that, a  family can sign up for lessons on multiple instruments on the same day.

Ossia Music School is dedicated to one thing, helping people to enjoy making music.

We are passionate about music and we want to help people express themselves through music and to develop their talents in a professional but relaxed and friendly atmosphere.

What we also do!

 FREE recitals two times per year so that your family and friends can hear your child perform without paying extra fees.
Every Summer  and Christmas, our students have the option of performing at the Ossia Unhinged Performance Space.

Ossia gigs are absolutely free to all eligible students and their families.

We also provide in all our rehearsal studios

Guitar amps, effects, stereos, drum sets, electric drums, mirrors, keyboards, pianos, computers, WIFI.

All you need to bring is your instrument.

We have invested thousands of pounds on our studio to offer soundproofing and observation windows.

What can you do while your son or daughter is having their lesson?

We have a very comfortable lounge for parents to relax in during their children’s lessons.
Our friends and students enjoy a spacious, professional waiting room with comfortable chairs, kids toys,  Wi-Fi, magazines, tea and coffee and loads of craic.

We also provide large observation windows on every door so that you can watch your child’s lesson. If you prefer, you can sit in on their lesson anytime you like.


Opening Times

The widest range of lesson times to fit your busy schedule

Open Monday – Friday 10.00am – 10.30pm

Saturday                             10.00am – 4.00pm

Give us a call on 02890 473695 or 07900053735

Where Are We

Ossia Music School  is a  community based music school, so you’re not spending most of your day driving

5A Sandown Road Belfast BT5 6GT

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