Studies have revealed that children who learn a musical instrument have increased skills in mathematics, language and cognition. Music tuition instills confidence, self-discipline and harnesses creativity.
Music is central part of our lives and brings so much happiness. By playing music, it gives students a chance to have an emotional and creative outlet.
Playing an instrument is an excellent source of pleasure and fulfilment and can provide a deep sense of satisfaction.
Recommended for beginner students and for students completing Preliminary and Grade 1.
Recommended for intermediate students, and for students completing Grading levels 2 - 4.
Recommended for students completing Grading levels 5+
To provide your child with the most comprehensive musical education that is available. All lessons will be tailored to suit the individual student's goals and desires. Students will receive a holistic and well-rounded musical education to suit their level and goals for the future.
Students are responsible to arrive on time, with their books, instrument and having completed their practice. Late arrivals will not be made up as we have commitments already scheduled after their lesson is finished.
Students need to practice on a decent instrument.
For Piano Students, please make sure the piano is tuned regularly. If you own a keyboard, please make sure the keys are weighted. Advice on purchasing a new piano can be provided.
For String Students: Please ensure you bring your instrument to each lesson. Advice on servicing or upgrading your instrument can be provided.
It is understood that no other music teacher shall be allowed to teach our students while they are enrolled at the Hansen Grindrod School of Music. If your child has a school music teacher, they are only permitted to teach ensemble repertoire or completely separate repertoire. Any breach of this agreement will constitute a reason for immediate termination of lessons.
With the Pupil and Public holidays, lessons will go ahead unless stated.
Lessons over the holidays may be arranged by appointment only.
When signing up for lessons, all students commit to their reserved time slot on the schedule for the full term. Moving forward in 2020, Hansen Grindrod will only be offering weekly lessons. Students are expected to be at their lessons and no make ups or refunds will be provided. If the teacher is unwell, your lesson will be credited or rescheduled to a later date.
For clashes with a school concert/camp, the lesson will be rescheduled to a negotiated time (only 1 reschedule per term permitted.) Notice must be given at the start of term to receive an alternative timeslot.
Any and all late or missed payments are subject to a $50 late fee.
Tuition not only covers the time spent with the student at their music lesson, but also the time preparing for their music lesson and as well as our business running costs, which involves:
If tuition is cancelled prior to the end of the term, no refunds will be given for the outstanding lessons.
Hansen Grindrod School of Music will host two concerts throughout the year. We encourage all of our students to perform as it provides a wonderful opportunity to demonstrate what they have learnt.
Semester 1: Sunday 28 June 2020
Semester 2: Sunday 29 November 2020
Moving forward in 2020, the Hansen Grindrod School of Music will be only endorsing Con Brio Examinations (CBE) for our students. More information on CBE can be found here.
Private tuition for:
Violin, Viola, Cello, Piano, Theory and Musicianship
All ages are welcome. Beginners through to advance.
Cornubia QLD, Australia
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