Your Music Education
What instrument(s) are you interested in learning and playing? Check all that may apply
Strings * Guitar * Drums / Percussion, Piano & Voice * Brass & Woodwinds * Music Theory *
We always include music theory when we're teaching. Students can additionally and separately study music theory, harmony and arranging, composition and song writing. Music Theory tutoring is available for college minors and majors, hobbyist musicians and professional musicians.
Student Bands --- School Year '23-'24
Student bands and performance classes over the years have included percussion ensembles, keyboard workshops, chamber groups, string quartets, musical theater workshops, littleNotes early childhood music classes and student rock bands. Registration for school year Bands & Performance Classes is $85 and includes learning materials and performances. Classes are $45 each for 75-Minutes weekly. Students in our bands and performance classes are required to have private instruction with us.
TiedNotes: Group Music Classes for Beginners (not currently offered)
Group Music Classes for beginner students in piano, guitar and drums. Introductory class, instrument optional (yet recommended) for students considering private instruction. Exact tuition is based on the Semester (Fall or Spring) and the class day of the week. We will contact to confirm class schedule and exact tuition. Classes that do not have enough students will be canceled. If a TiedNotes class is canceled by MNA, the tuition will be refunded.
Music Instruction Programs
Choose one or more of the following Music Instruction Programs.
Academy Music Programs Academy Music Programs / In-Person & Online --- School Year '23-'24 Starts Wednesday, 9/6/23 *
Select Academy Music Programs - In-Person or Online - Include our backbeat Group Make-Up Classes for student absences. School Year Registration is $62. Semester Registration is $79. Performance Plus Certificate Program Registration (by audition only) is $129. Unless paying tuition in-full for a Semester only, all music learning programs are September through June. Discontinuing a school year enrollment early, before the end of MNA's school year, is $275 plus 60-days of tuition. This is noted within the tuition pdf and within the Academy Policies. If you'd like Hybrid - where the student toggles between online and in-person, simply let us know.
If you're enrolling for LittleNotes (ages 3-5) and are attending Whitehouse Prep - or will be attending Whitehouse Prep - please indicate below which daytime classes your child will attend: PS1, PS2, KI or KII. Thank you.
Academy Music Programs Short-Term Commitments / In-Person & Online *
Please choose your fineTUNE or Trial Lesson schedule carefully. There are no schedule changes, make-ups, credits, or refunds if the student cannot attend the scheduled class or lesson for in-person or online. We will confirm the schedule with you upon completing this online registration.
Summer Nights @ Music Notes --- July & August '23 - Starts 7/11/23
Summer Music Programs. In-Person & Online Learning. Drums, guitar, bass guitar, piano, strings, woodwinds, brass, voice, music technology, audio production and more. There are no make-ups, reschedules or tuition refunds for student absences during July and August.
Timing Choose Your Weekly Lesson Length * Preferred Private Lesson Day & Time *
List the day(s) of the week and time(s) that are best to have your weekly private music lessons. *If you're enrolling for TiedNotes, Bands or Summer simultaneously - please be specific and offer as much info as possible. Thank you.
When would you like to start at Music Notes Academy? * How would you like to pay tuition? *
Please Note: For Summer Semester, tuition is collected in-full with cash, check or credit card. There are no monthly payment options for July and August unless selecting FineTune.
Student's Musical Background Student's Musical Background *
Describe the student's musical background. The more information the better. If the student is a beginner with no experience, this is of course okay. We teach many beginner students with no experience.