Private lessons are offered for the following instruments:
New students may begin lessons any time during a semester, as arranged with the instructor. Due to student demand, teacher request is on a first-come, first-served basis. Lessons generally occur on the University of Northwestern campus Monday–Friday afternoons, early evenings and on Saturdays. Because of space limitations at University of Northwestern, some private instruction will take place at the Academy's satellite locations.
Fall and Spring tuition includes 28 lessons for the entire 2015–16 school year. Fall only tuition includes 13 lessons during a 15-week term. Spring only tuition includes 15 lessons during a 17-week term. Additional lessons may be added at the end of each term as arranged by the instructor and student at a prorated fee. Summer registration is flexible. The number of lessons is decided upon between the student and the instructor's schedule. The student will be charged a per-lesson fee.