FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS


What are my payments? 

Instrumental lessons: A ½ hour lesson (recommended) is £19 x 34 weeks = £53.83 per month spread over 12 months. First payment due August 1st 

Choir: £8.50 per week paid termly in advance – 1 hour  

String group: £8.50 per week paid termly in advance – 1 hour  

Guitar group: £8.50 per week paid termly in advance– 1 hour 

Theory grade 0-3: £7 per week paid termly in advance– 40 minutes 

What else do I receive (instrumental lessons only) 

  • Contact details of the teacher with whom you can discuss your child’s learning at a mutually agreed time 

  • A chance to meet the teacher face to face at least once per year, either at your request or at the school 

  • An SMS practice book 

  • A written end of year progress report 


What if a lesson is missed? 

  • If a lesson is missed and no cover is available, you will receive either a refund or carry over until the following term. 

  • If a lesson is missed due to pupil absence, including quarantine, the lesson cannot be made up 

  • If a lesson is missed due to the closure of the church (i.e. snow day) or a large local lockdown due to COVID -19, the lesson will be offered online instead. 

How do I cancel lessons? 

Please give us one month’s notice (info@sussexmusicschool.com) if you wish to terminate lessons.   If you are on Standing Order we will record lessons already received and refund/invoice accordingly