Studio Policy

Studio Policy

Expectations & Goals:

  • Achieve excellent quality and enjoyment in musical performance
  • Practice at least 5 days a week
  • Memorize assigned review pieces
  • Take notes at lessons and/or video tape
  • Listen to Suzuki CDs 5 times a week

Performance/Group Lessons: you must attend at least 1 class per month to keep your spot in the studio

Group classes are a vital part of your lessons. Please see Master Calendar for exact dates.  

Recitals and Concerts

There will be a minimum of 2 Solo recitals and one group concert per year.  

Scheduling and Make-Up Lessons:

You are only allowed 2 cancellations per year without being billed.  You are also allowed 1 other make up day at a mutually convenient time.
Please do not ask your instructor to make special exceptions to this policy.

Discontinuing Lessons:

If you wish to discontinue lessons, please give a 2 week notice as there is a waiting list of students. If you fail to do this, you will be financially responsible for the remainder of the month's tuition.

Teacher Cancellation:

If I have to cancel your lesson due to my performance schedule or illness, I will give you a make-up or credit your tuition.