Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

music school questions

Q. At what age can my child begin lessons?

A. This depends on the individual child and his or her attention span, maturity, and interest level, but usually a child is ready to start by the age of four.

Q. How often and how long are lessons?

A. Lessons are usually conducted once per week for thirty, forty-five, or sixty minutes, depending on the age, ability, and attention span of the student, as well as family preference.

Q. How much of a commitment must the student make?

A. The instructor will work with the individual to establish an appropriate practice schedule that meets the needs of the student. As a guideline, the beginner youth should plan to spend between fifteen and thirty minutes per day (minimum) practicing. Older youth and adults might expect to practice for between thirty and sixty minutes.

Q. What about tuition?

A. Tuition is paid monthly, and families with two or more children taking lessons receive a reduced rate. We also have special rates for senior citizens, military and home-schooled children. Thirty days notice is required before discontinuing lessons.

Q. Is there a registration fee?

A. There is a non-refundable registration fee of $90. This fee cover 2 books and regular recitals for an upcoming school year.

Q. What are the qualifications of the instructors?

A. All of our instructors are experienced teachers and have at least  B.A. in music instrument they teach. They have passed a rigorous screening process which includes an extensive background check, a performance audition, a formal interview, and reference checks. Our teachers are committed to helping our students discover a passion for music and will help our students progress through stages of learning which build upon proper techniques and music theory achieved in beginning stages.

Q. What about recitals?

A. We have three official recital for the kids - In December, February and June. Two adult recitals in February in June (optional).  As well as various opportunities to participate in Federation Festival in March, advanced student recitals, and other competitions.

Q. Are there any other fees or discounts?

A. Please see our Fees and Discounts page. 

Q. What are your Terms of Service?

A. Please read Terms of Service

Student's testimonials

"...I am very grateful to Nadia for her help, and I can highly recommend her to adults who want to learn or improve their play, as well as to parents with younger children who need special training...."


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