MY Garden of Music

2014 – 2015 Studio Policy


  1. Lessons will be scheduled at ½ hour intervals, one lesson per week.
  2. I will teach Tuesdays from after school to 8:00pm and Thursdays from after school to 7:00pm.
  3. Tuition is $100 per month, payable at the first lessons of the month.
  4. There is a $25.00 registration fee. This will hold your lesson time as well as cover a variety of studio expenses.
  5. I have scheduled 4 Saturdays (see the studio calendar) for make up lessons, should you miss your scheduled lesson. If a scheduled lesson is missed you must request a makeup lesson. 
  6. I will be available the Friday after Thanksgiving for lessons scheduled on Thursdays. 
  7. Lesson materials that the family will purchase should be paid for by the week after receiving the material.  I will let you know at least 1 week prior to the need for a new lesson or supplement books.
  8. All students will have a 1” or 1 ½” 3 ring binder that will be brought to all lessons.  You may provide the binder and purchase the inserts from me or you may purchase the binder and inserts from me.  Binder and inserts are $6.00, inserts only are $2.00.
  9. Lessons will start and end on time.  Late arrivals will not be guaranteed a full ½ hour lesson.
  10. Students will be expected to be at each scheduled lesson unless notification is given as follows:  24 hrs for all missed lessons unless a sudden illness; in that case notify ASAP.
  11. My teaching calendar for 2014 – 2015 is attached.
  12. Should you decide to discontinue lessons, I require one months notice. If the notice is less than one month there will be no tuition refund.
  13. Summer lesson schedule will be announced in May.
  14. Parents may sit in on lessons if the student is comfortable.


Email – mkybells@q.com   cell – 763-226-9058   home – 763-533-5415