Learn an Instrument:
Learn how to play some of the most popular instruments using the Free Library of Philadelphia’s materials for beginners.
Drums, Percussion, and Wind Instruments
Learn to bang out rhythms on a drum kit or other percussion instrument, make a saxophone or harmonica cry or sing, or master the sweet sounds of the flute or clarinet.
Piano and Keyboard
Tickle the ivories or master futuristic synths and keyboards!
Books on guitar, bass, banjo, and violin
Starting Early: Books for Younger Players
Books to help children choose the right instrument, find a good teacher, develop practicing habits, and keep at it even when the going gets rough.