Archive for May, 2008
We offer different types of lessons to fit the needs of the individual student. Group lessons range from $16-$52 per month. Private lessons are available at $22.50 per half hour. We have a limited number of scholarships available for private study. The reduced cost is $17 per half hour lesson. The Combo Package gives group piano students individual half-hour private instuction once per month for an additional $22.50 monthly.
Music Can Change the World is an innovative program initiated by music educator Keith Cumbie. We are proud to be able to offer an affordable, quality music education to students. Our program is well constructed and uses holistic, multi-media instruction. Our teachers are qualified professionals and experienced in individual as well as group piano instruction. We utilize positive progressive techniques to develop musical artistry in students of all ages. We even offer supervised practice time in the studio for those students who have not yet acquired instruments. This is an astounding feature for ANY piano studio! Our sliding scale rates range from $4-$13 per class hour. This is an unprecedented effort in our region to encourage and broaden the musical development of our greatest treasure…our young people.
Music Can Change the World is a program dedicated to providing quality piano lessons utilizing sliding scale rates. We seek to cultivate an enthusiasm for music by engaging students in solo and ensemble holistic instruction and performance; thus building musicality,cultural heritage, self discipline, confidence and self esteem through musical achievement.
Sliding scale rates are based upon financial need. To apply you must provide us with information regarding total household income (annual, monthly, or weekly). We must also be provided with information regarding the number of occupants or dependents in your household. Our guidelines require this information in order to accurately and fairly determine need. Special circumstances will be considered. Only the Program Director will have access to this information. He alone will have knowledge of the families’ financial status and the students financial category. This is done to protect your privacy and your child’s privacy. We ask that your financial status remain private. No discussion of Financial Aid is to be exchanged between parents or children. To do so may put your continuation in the program at risk. We ask that you please respect our position in this matter. Sliding scale rates fall into five tiers,$4, $5, $8, $10, and $12 per class hour. Full Scholarships are available depending upon need, ability and circumstances.