Frequently Asked Questions (Music School)

LeGrand Music Studios: Registration

LeGrand Music Studios request that students register prior to each month of instruction. Our enrollment calendars begin on the 1st day of each month. Registration should occur only after speaking with a LeGrand Music Studios instructor. To register please contact us. Once we discuss the details of your interest and lessons we will send you an invoice. Upon payment of the invoice, you will be enrolled.

LeGrand Music Studios: Lesson Pricing

LeGrand Music Studios’ private lesson costs begin at $28.50* per lesson.
30-minute private lesson, $28.50 per lesson, $114 per month.
45-minute private lesson, $42.75 per lesson, $171 per month.
60-minute private lesson, $57 per lesson, $228 per month.
All instruments taught at LeGrand Music Studios are available as private lessons. Some instruments are taught additionally to groups as classes.

*Enrollment in LeGrand Music Studios’ Preschool Program is has combined pricing and private lessons are included.

LeGrand Music Studios: Discounts

We offer a 5 percent discount to families that enroll more that one student into private lessons. If a student does not qualify for one of these discounts, monthly tuition is $28.50 per 30-minute lesson ($114 per month).

LeGrand Music Studios: Payment Policy

Our music school payment policy is simple. We accept payments online via PayPal and credit cards. Tuition should be paid in full by the 1st of each month. If tuition is not paid by the 1st of the month, no lessons will be scheduled for the month. Payments can be made online via invoice or a client portal.

We offer a 5% discount to families that enroll more that one student into private lessons. If you do not qualify for one of these discounts, your monthly tuition is $28.50 per 30-minute lesson ($114 per month average of 12 months).

The due date for tuition payments is the first day of each month. There can be no late payments. The majority of our instructors have a full teaching load and waiting lists. If payment is not received by the first of each month, no lessons will be scheduled for you or your family member for the duration of the month. The next enrollment opportunity will be the first of the next month. Please note, instructor schedules are updated and publish with open lessons times available to new students, or students that desire to shift schedules. If tuition is not paid, your lesson time will be added to the update to be published with the availably schedule. We request students use our recurring payment option to secure lessons and times each month.

After speaking with one of our instructors, we will send you an invoice which will contain a link to a client portal, which should be used for payments.

Your monthly payment is based upon a 47-week year. The studio will not be open the following weeks: 1st week of January, Knox County Schools’ Spring Break, 5th week of June, Knox County Schools’ Fall Break, last two weeks of December. Monthly payments are calculated as follows: 47 weeks X $28.50 / 12 = $114. (Instruction weeks X lesson price / months).

Payments by Month (full-time/full price/Four 30-minute lessons)

January – 4 weeks -$114
February – 4 weeks -$114
March – 4 weeks – $114
April – 4 weeks – $114
May –  4 weeks – $114
June –  4 weeks – $114
July –  4 weeks – $114
August –  4 weeks – $114
September –  4 weeks – $114
November –  4 weeks – $114
December – 3 weeks – $114

Please note, if a student decides to become part-time at any given point during a year, the student is considered “enrolled” and will be asked to pay each month as listed above if the student returns to full-time status. We guarantee make-up lessons within the month, so long as the cancellation is prior to 24 hours before a lesson. If a cancellation is within 24 hours of a lesson, the instructor will decide whether a make-up lesson will be scheduled. If an instructor cancels a lesson, a make-up lesson will be scheduled.

We are very grateful that you have chosen LeGrand Music Studios. If you have any questions please contact us.

LeGrand Music Studios: Instrument and Class Offerings

LeGrand Music Studios’ music school offers fine music instruction with a diverse and complete lesson and class selection. Our skilled instructors offer classical guitar, blues guitar, folk guitar, violin, viola, piano, voice, ukulele, mandolin, banjo, dulcimer, music theory, appreciation, history, and composition. (This list is not all inclusive.)

LeGrand Music Studios: Music School Calendar 2015.

Our music school is open 4 weeks per month January through November, and 3 weeks during December. Our online calendar indicates the weeks in each school month. There will be no lessons or classes taught on the days outlined in black. Lessons that fall on November 24 should be rescheduled.

LeGrand Music Studios: Cancellation Policy

All instructors at LeGrand Music Studios have a 24 hour cancellation policy. If a lesson is cancelled within 24 hours of a scheduled lesson, the instructor is not required to make up the lessons. However, the instructor can choose to make up the lesson at his or her discretion.

If a lesson is cancelled outside of 24 hours of a scheduled lesson, the lesson should be scheduled for another time (a make-up lesson).

Each instructor sets his or her makeup day and lessons should be scheduled within those days.

Group classes will not be made up, unless the entire class is cancelled.

If a student is late for a lesson by 15 minutes, the lesson will be considered missed. However, the instructor may be avialable to teach the student if he or she has time that day, though not required.

If an instructor cancels a lesson, the instructor is required to make up the lesson.

Our monthly pricing is based upon a 47-week year. The studio will not be open the following weeks: 1st week of January, Knox County Schools’ Spring Break, 5th week of June, Knox County Schools’ Fall Break, last two weeks of December. Monthly payments are calculated as follows: 47 weeks X $28.50 / 12 = $114. (Instruction weeks X lesson price / months).

Payments by Month (full-time/full price/30-minute lessons)

January – 4 weeks -$114
February – 4 weeks -$114
March – 4 weeks – $114
April – 4 weeks – $114
May – 4 weeks – $114
June – 4 weeks – $114
July – 4 weeks – $114
August – 4 weeks – $114
September – 4 weeks – $114
November – 4 weeks – $114
December – 3 weeks – $114

Please note, if a student decides to become part-time at any given point during a year, the student is considered “enrolled” and will be asked to pay each month as listed above if the student returns to full-time status. We guarantee make-up lessons within the month, so long as the cancellation is prior to 24 hours before a lesson. If a cancellation is within 24 hours of a lesson, the instructor will decide whether a make-up lesson will be scheduled. If an instructor cancels a lesson, a make-up lesson will be scheduled.

LeGrand Music Studios offers private lessons in the following durations:

20 minutes – LeGrand Music Studios’ 20-minute lesson is available to students enrolled in our preschool program.
30 minutes – Our most popular lesson duration. 30-minute lessons are available to adults and children.
45 minutes – LeGrand Music Studios’ 45-minute lessons allow for more discussion during each lesson.
60 minutes – We strongly encourage students that have the time and desire to study an instrument with great detail to enroll in lessons with a duration of 60-minute.