Students are tutored in private one-to-one lessons from the age of five through to adult years and may choose to study music for enjoyment or for exam purposes. All lessons include basic music theory.
The core work covers the following;
Technical Development - To develop the student's dexterity and technique.
Sight Reading - To develop the student's fluency.
Theory - To develop the student's knowledge of the fundamentals of music.
A.M.E.B. Exam Preparations - These help identify the student's progress and help develop musical and performance skills.
Fees and Duration of Lessons as of January 2016
30 Minutes - $32.00 per lesson
45 minutes - $45.00 per lesson
60 minutes - $60.00 per lesson
Students may be recommended to sit for the Australian Music Examinations Board exams several times a year for both pianoforte and theory. These are held at the A.M.E.B. studios on Auburn Rd, Melbourne or in a local area near you.
These exams are recommended for children or adults who wish to be accredited for their musical achievement. Exams are subject to an enrolment fee.
The decision to enter students is at the recommendation of the teacher and then in consultation with the student and/or parents.
Lessons continue during school holidays and on public holidays unless otherwise requested.
24 hours notice is required or a holding fee of $6.00 will apply. Any missed lessons may be made up at the discretion of the teacher and if time permits.