FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

 

What is the minimum age for students?

Enrollment in private, semi-private, and group lessons is offered to musicians of all abilities, 6 years old and above.

 

What instruments do you teach?

Our gifted instructors teach a wide range of musical genres on a variety of instruments, including  guitar, banjo, cello, fiddle/violin, mandolin, bass, piano, ukulele, drumming, piano, and voice.

 

Do you rent instruments?

We have a limited number of instruments that we are able to rent to students on a first come, first served basis for $25/ month. For rentals, please call Music & Arts (434)973-2805.

 

 

My child missed a lessoncan I schedule a make-up?

Each lesson is important and student attendance is expected every week. In cases of medical duress or family emergencies, we require 24-hour notice in order to schedule a make-up private lesson. Any teacher absences or weather-related cancellations will be rescheduled. All make-up classes will be scheduled at the end of a session.

 

How do I pay for lessons?

Payment for all lessons and classes lessons is due at the time of registration through our online student registration system.

 

What if I have an emergency and have to stop lessons mid-session?

In cases of medical or family emergencies, students should notify us immediately and we will work out a suitable plan together.

 

Whom do I talk to about my bill?

Our Operations Director, Jess Knicely, is in charge of collecting tuition and answering your billing questions and concerns. You can email her at jess@frontporchcville.org.

 

Do you offer financial aid?

We do. Please email us at info@frontporchcville.org with financial aid in your subject heading and we will supply you with the appropriate forms.