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There’s something for everyone!

We offer private lessons, a variety of group classes, and ensembles for a range of instruments and genres.

For new students of any age or experience, to start the registration process, complete the Student Inquiry Form.

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How to Get Started

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Young Children (age 6 and under)
  • Our staff will meet with you and your child to determine their readiness for a specific program or private lessons.
  • To schedule a meeting, please complete the online Student Inquiry Form.
Youth & Teens (grade 2-6)
  • An in-person meeting is optional.
  • Complete the online Student Inquiry Form. Our staff will contact you about your specific lesson/class request.
Adults (ages 18-80+)
  • Our staff is available to speak with you about your musical interests and goals, and help you find the right program and instructor.
  • Complete the online Student Inquiry Form. Our staff will contact you about your specific lesson/class request.
Scholarship Program
  • The Conservatory’s Scholarship Fund provides tuition assistance for students age 4 & up.
  • Visit the Scholarship Program page to download the scholarship application and instructions.
Discounts
  • Family Discount: $50 for each additional family member taking at least 16 private lessons or 12 group classes.
  • Multi-Lesson Discount: $50 for any student taking multiple sets of private lessons, minimum of 16 for each instrument/voice.
  • Senior Discount: Adults 65+ who take weekday lessons may receive a 10% discount on tuition.
  • Refer A Friend Discount: You and your friend (new students only) will each receive a one-time $50 tuition credit for at least 16 private lessons, or a $25 credit each if your friend registers for a group class.
  • Priority Registration Discount (Continuing Students Only): $50 Waived Registration Fee if the student completes the priority registration for the next school year and submits the required tuition deposit by the deadline.

*All discounts are subject to additional terms and may be removed if the student’s tuition payment is in arrears or the student withdraws. Discounts may not be combined and may not be available to students who receive scholarship awards.

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