2014 LESSON POLICY

 

SINGLE LESSONS

  1. One thirty minute lesson is $25.00.
  2. Single lesson appointments can be rescheduled once with advanced notice.
  3. There is no registration fee for single lessons.

 

WEEKLY LESSONS

  1. One time registration fee of $25.00 for new students.
  2. Tuition is $82.50 per month.
  3. Tuition reserves a weekly thirty minute time slot for one calendar month.
  4. Tuition is based on fifty lessons per year; instructors have two planned vacation weeks.
  5. Lessons during vacation weeks are not rescheduled.
  6. Excluding vacation weeks and designated holidays, instructors must reschedule or provide a substitute for any lesson they may miss.
  7. Please be on time for reserved lessons. We cannot reschedule unattended lessons.
  8. Please notify the instructor if a student does not plan to attend a lesson.

 

BILLING

  1. Tuition is due on the 1st of each month. Statements are sent by mail as a courtesy.
  2. Tuition not paid by the 7th of the month is subject to a $10.00 late fee.
  3. Tuition is non-refundable and cannot be pro-rated.
  4. Tuition can be paid with our credit card auto-draft system at no extra charge.
  5. To discontinue payments you must notify the front counter two weeks before the final lesson.

 

HOLIDAYS

No lessons will be held or rescheduled for the following holidays:

  • 7/4/14 (Friday)
  • Thanksgiving Day 11/27/14 (Thursday)
  • 12/24/14 (Wednesday) & 12/25/14 (Thursday)
  • 1/1/15 (Thursday)

 

MATERIALS

  1. Students are required to have an appropriate instrument for each lesson.
  2. Instructors may require students to have other materials: instructional books, notebooks, metronomes, manuscript paper, music stand, etc.
  3. Musician Supply provides music stands and amplifiers in the lesson studios.

 

PRACTICE

  1. Practice time will vary by age and level of each student. 30 to 60 minutes a day is standard.
  2. The instructor will provide an individualized practice regimen.
  3. Instructional pace is determined by the amount and the quality of practice time.

 

RECITALS

  1. Recital participation is highly encouraged but not mandatory.
  2. Extra rehearsals may be necessary.
  3. Cost of recital participation is $45.00