Cappelli Institute of Music

Welcome to the

Cappelli Institute of Music

The Cappelli Institute of Music-a friend in the Oak Park-River Forest music community since 1980, is conveniently located at 1053 Lake Street in Oak Park, Illinois.

We offer private piano, vocal and instrumental instruction for students of all ages and abilities, emphasizing musical enjoyment.  Our staff includes many Chicago area music professionals.

For more information please record a message at:
(708) 445-8460 or e mail to:   

Enrollment is ongoing, please join us!

recitals and events

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 Register now for our fall semester which begins August 30th, 2021.  Cappelli Institute Instructors  provide on-site and virtual lesson options.


A Legacy of Music Education.

The Cappelli Institute continues a musical legacy begun in Europe, reaching America’s great concert halls and Indiana University, to the beautifully restored downtown of Oak Park, Illinois.

The Cappelli Family’s musical legacy informs its commitment to the highest quality of musical education to Oak Park and neighboring communities. 

 Renowned Music Teachers – In Downtown Oak Park.

Music Instructors at the Cappelli Institute are members of Chicago’s Metropolitan Area music community. Performing regularly and experienced in personal instruction, each instructor brings a diverse musical skill set to offer to students. 

CIM musician instructors share their knowledge and enthusiasm for music excellence to music students of all ages and abilities. 

Faculty members are participating online in the virtual lessons format at this time.