Michelle has been my daughter's piano teacher for the past four years. We couldn't be more delighted with what she has accomplished in that time.—Lisa Rosenbaum


  • Tuition is to be paid in full for the entire month.
  • Payment for the month is due by the 1st of the month. If the payment has not been received, the teacher will not show up for the lesson.
  • There is a 24-hour cancellation policy. Students will be able to receive a credit or a make-up lesson if a lesson is cancelled 24 hours in advance. If a student does not cancel within 24 hours or is a "no show", the student cannot make-up the lesson and will be charged. There are no exceptions.
  • Makeup lessons are based on mutual availability and not guaranteed.
  • Little Maestros has the right to discontinue lessons, because of lack of interest, frequent absence or tardiness, behavioral problems or failure to abide by studio policies.
  • Students should arrive on time with all materials. A tardy student has only the time remaining for the lesson period.
  • Students are expected to have clean hands and trimmed nails at each lesson. Food, drink and gum chewing is not allowed in the studio. Water is permitted.
  • If calling to cancel or with questions please call between the hours of 9AM and 9PM.
  • Traditional holidays are observed.

Teacher Responsibilities

  • Provide a well-balanced program of activities designed to build necessary skills to make the student a well-rounded musician at the keyboard.
  • Provide weekly assignment sheets with suggestions for daily practice.
  • Provide special activities to motivate students to extend themselves.
  • Maintain open lines of communication with parents.
  • Attend seminars, conventions, etc. to further musical growth.

Parent Responsibilities

  • Establish, maintain and supervise a regular practice routine, free from distraction.
  • Please be involved. Read over new assignments with your child. Call me at once with questions or problems.
  • Provide a piano or keyboard in good condition.
  • Support and encourage the student's endeavor.
  • Maintain open lines of communication with the teacher. Call well in advance when the student must be absent.
  • Arrange for the student to arrive a few minutes early.

Student Responsibilities

  • Practice regularly and maintain daily minimum practice average for age and level. Follow assignment sheet carefully. Record the minutes practiced at each section.
  • Come to lessons well prepared and ready to learn.
  • Bring all necessary books and materials.
  • Maintain appropriate behavior during lessons. A positive attitude helps accomplish more in less time.