30 Minute Lessons
Weekly Subscription = $25
Monthly Subscription = $100
Quarterly Subscription (3 months) = $300
60 Minute Lessons
Weekly Subscription = $50
Monthly Subscription = $200
Quarterly Subscription (3 months) = $600
Cash, check, Venmo and PayPal are accepted.
A late fee of $10 per week will be applied on the second lesson of the term.
There is no charge for a missed lesson
if cancelled within 24 hours of the scheduled lesson time.
Make-up lessons are encouraged depending on availability.
If the teacher needs to cancel a lesson and schedules do not permit a make-up lesson, a credit will be issued for the following payment schedule.
Online-Lessons will be conducted through the video platform, Zoom.
Lessons will be recorded for students to review throughout the week.
The e-Studio option is a convenient way to have a make-up lesson.
Once the video chat is established, the lesson time begins through Zoom.
Students are required to provide their own internet connection and respectable software to participate.
PARKING & WAITING
For in-person lessons, and parents who plan to stay during the lesson, or students who drive please park in front of the house, or adjacent west of the house.
Parents are always welcome and encouraged to sit in on lessons, or wait in the living room.
Depending on students goals, the student will study scales, arpeggios, etudes, repertoire, and music theory complementary to their level and genre.
In addition to classical violin technique and repertoire, additional styles are offered such as:
Student’s should bring to each lesson:
For practice at home, students will need:
YOUTH SYMPHONY & SCHOOL ORCHESTRA
Mrs. Caruso encourages all students to participate in group ensembles and/or orchestras as often as possible.
Students involved in peer group activities show a greater increase of involvement and progress.
Mrs. Caruso will be happy to assist students in auditions, and orchestra materials in addition to lesson materials.
Consistent practice is the hardest part of any level of playing an instrument.
In order for lessons to be successful, students should practice all the lesson materials 5-6 days per week.