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Private Lesson Program and Tuition

Private lessons continue year-round. Tuition is due the first day of each month and will be charged through our monthly payment system.
Students paying by cash/check, a tuition deposit of one-month is required at registration.

Monthly Tuition (4 lessons): $120/15min, $220/30min, $300/45min, $380/60min. Tuition is pro-rated to reflect the school calendar
and students starting mid-month.

Tuition Discounts

Family members and students studying multiple instruments receive a $20 per month ($5/per lesson) family & multiple instrument discount. $50 referral discount towards tuition. (excludes monthly group classes and summer programs)

Lesson Rescheduling Policy

Our teachers are in high demand and have reserved your scheduled weekly lessons time for you. We cannot guarantee their availability for your rescheduled lessons but can look into options if the following procedures are completed:

  1. The rescheduling deadline is 24 hours in advance notice. Monday students must contact us by 2pm on the previous Saturday.

  2. Contact the school office at 973-439-7292 or

  3. There are no credits or refunds given for missed lessons.

Emergency Cancellations 

Call our office ASAP. Without prior notice, lessons will be forfeited with no credits or refunds. We allow TWO same day cancellations per year (September – August).

Make-up Lessons

Lessons must be taken within 30 days. Once scheduled, it cannot be rescheduled. Make-up lessons may be scheduled with other LSM
instructors based on availability.

Withdrawal/Leave of Absence: 

For students taking summer time off, there is a leave of absence option.  Please fill out the form and return it to our front desk 4 week prior to your planned absence.  For withdrawal, please fill out and submit the withdrawal form 4 weeks prior to the last lesson date.  Verbal requests will not be honored. 

Photo/Video/Audio Releases:

LSM may take photographs/videos of classes, students and student performances for use in our publications and on our website for development and promotional purposes. All photographs are taken and used in a professional manner only. 


Inappropriate behavior or irregular lesson attendance may result in termination of enrollment. The school does not assume responsibility for unattended students. The right to take any legal action for injury sustained on school property is waived.