Students that enroll in private lessons will have a lesson on the same day and time every week unless other arrangements are made with the instructor. Students enrolled in group lessons may have the option to attend different courses each week depending on the lesson package purchased.
Tuition is a flat monthly rate regardless of how many lessons, whether 1:1 or group, are received that month. Tuition is due at the by the 23rd of the preceding month. Ongoing late payments may result in termination from the program. No lessons will be given without prepayment. Ensemble opportunities are available to students that choose to audition and is included in monthly tuition. Quarter Bend Guitar Studio does not offer refunds of any kind and charges a $25 returned check fee.
Students have the option to choose from a large number of group courses that vary by age, skill level, and area of interest. Traditional one on one lessons are offered, but are done so on a limited first-come-first-served basis
Students may be able to attend a makeup lesson in accordance with the package purchased. Accelerated, Overdrive, and Mastery programs allow students 7 days to make up lessons, as long as they provide appropriate notice to the teacher.
In the event of inclement weather, your teacher may send you an individualized correspondence lesson to review and master, ask you to submit a video for critique, OR offer a make-up group lesson. These will be done at the teacher’s discretion. Holidays are included in the cost of tuition. Please note that the studio is closes at the end of the calendar year, beginning December 24th and reopens on January 2nd.
With advanced notice, a student may send a friend or family member to their one-on-one lesson if the student is ill or out of town.
New student’s first month’s tuition may be prorated. No other circumstances exist that entitle a pro-rate in tuition.
If the student wishes to withdraw from lessons at any point, then the student must provide notice by requesting, completing, signing, and returning a Withdrawal Form on or before the 15th day of the preceding month. Please note that incomplete paperwork
Any withdrawal request made after the 15th day of the preceding month will still be charged for the entire next month. If the student does not wish to attend during this time, the student is still required to pay for these lessons.