Tuition

Private lesson tuition per semester costs approximately between $550 – $900, depending on the length of lessons and the instructor’s rate. Tuition includes a non-refundable recital fee of $50 per semester.

To pay private lesson tuition for students already registered in Preparatory Music, follow this link.

Installment Plan

Students may pay for private lessons by making one full payment or three monthly installments.

To pay private lesson tuition for students already registered in Preparatory Music, follow the link below.
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Group Classes and Ensembles

Group classes and ensembles are offered to all students, those studying within Preparatory Music as well as those studying with a private teacher outside our program.

Group classes are supplemental to private instruction, providing a social experience that fosters musical skills such as note-reading, ear-training, following a conductor, and the fine points of musical style, ensemble communication and interplay between instruments.

Chamber Music Intensive $260
Da Capo Youth Orchestra $385
Divisi String Orchestra $385
Preludio $300
Cello Choir $280
Sound Thinking $280
Piano Divertiti $180
Piano Ensemble $465
Sing, Play, Move $75 per session
Suzuki Parent Classes and Prep to Twinkle Music and Movement $175 per series
Adult Musicianship and Sight-reading $215

There is no installment plan for group classes and ensembles. Students must register for classes online separately from private lessons.

Phone: (510) 436-1224
Phone HNU: (510) 436-1000
3500 Mountain Blvd
Oakland, CA 94619