Studio Policy

Studio Policy

Expectations & Goals:

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

Performance/Group Lessons: 

Group classes and performance classes are a vital part of your music education. Please see Master Calendar for exact dates.  

Recitals and Concerts

One Spring formal recital and one group concert per year.  

Scheduling and Make-Up Lessons:

3 cancellations allowed per school year (September - 1st week of June). You will be billed AND receive a makeup credit. It is your responsibility to find a makeup spot on the calendar within 60 days. Summer lessons are payable week by week but require a 48-hour cancellation for no charge.
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 lesson or credit your tuition.