Ashley Hall Private Lesson Program

Ashley Hall Private Lessons

Serving Ashley Hall students and the greater Charleston community, Ashley Hall’s Private Lesson Program offers music instruction and performance opportunities to students of all levels, ages 5 and up. Lessons are offered in piano, violin, viola, cello, and voice.

Please use the form below to register for the Fall 2022 session. Details for sessions can be found below the registration form. Registration closes September 2. Thank you.

Tuition

Fall 2022 (15 weeks): August 22-December 16, 2022
Private + Group Lessons (strings only)

30 minute private + group lessons: $692
40 minute private + group lessons: $884
45 minute private + group lessons: $974
60 minute private + group lessons: $1,050
Private Lessons Only
30 minute private lessons: $562.50
40 minute private lessons: $753.75
45 minute private lessons: $843.75
60 minute private lessons: $1,125.00

Private Lessons

Private lessons are available in violin, viola, cello, piano, and voice

  • Private lessons occur weekly on Ashley Hall’s campus, and are scheduled on an individual basis before, during, or after school, Monday through Friday. 
  • All students perform in a solo recital at the end of each semester.
  • For violin, viola, and cello, both private and group lessons (see below) are required for students grades Kindergarten-Grade 4. 
  • Voice lessons are offered for students grades 9–12; students grades 7–8 may be considered on an individual basis. 

 

Group Lessons

Group lessons for violin, viola, and cello take place once a week (see below for schedule). Group lessons are required for string students grades 2-4.

Includes:

Group class instruction will include:

  • Solfège singing, aural skills, rhythmic training, movement training, and music theory
  • Group practice in scales, techniques, Suzuki and supplemental repertoire
  • Solo performance practice opportunities with piano accompaniment 
  • Group concert performances once per semester
Fall 2022 String Group Schedule

Violin/Viola
Thursday | 3:15 p.m. – 4:05 p.m. | Book 1A | Muti House 202 | Nevarez/Brock
Thursday | 4:15 p.m. – 5:05 p.m. | Book 1B/2 | Muti House 202 | Nevarez/Brock
Thursday | 4:15 p.m. – 5:05 p.m. | Beginner | Muti House 203 | Nevarez/Brock

Cello
Tuesday | 3:15 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. | Beginner | Gaines Studio | Goio/Brock
Wednesday | 2:45 p.m. –  3:30 p.m. | Book 1A | Gaines Studio | Goio/Brock
Wednesday | 3:45 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. | Book 1B | Gaines Studio | Goio/Brock

Instrument Details

  • Piano students should have a piano at home, or a 64-key (or larger) keyboard with pedal attachment.
  • Please consult with your child’s teacher for string instrument sizing before renting or purchasing an instrument.
  • Private lesson teachers can recommend sources for instrument rental or purchase.

Practice Details

  • Students are expected to practice outside of lessons. 
  • Parents should help students establish a daily practice routine and provide equipment when necessary. A quiet place free of distractions is recommended.
  • Parents should help younger students (ages 5-10) practice at home. Parents are expected to attend private lessons to take notes or video record..

2022-2023 Calendar

Fall 2022 Calendar

August 22 | Private lessons begin
August 29 | Group lessons begin
September 5 | Labor Day
October 3 | Masterclass: Recital Hall, 3:30 p.m.
October 1718 | Fall Break
November 1 | Conference Day
November 7  | Masterclass: Recital Hall, 3:30 p.m.
November 16 | Lower School Showcase: Davies Auditorium, 6:00 p.m.
November 2125 |  Thanksgiving Break
December 6 | Masterclass: Recital Hall, 3:30 p.m.
December 1315 | Solo Recitals and make-up week
December 17January 4 | Holiday Break

Contact Information

For more information, contact:
Anna Brock | Piano Faculty | [email protected] | (843) 965-8542
Maggie Cook | Voice Faculty | [email protected]
Aubrey Goio | Cello Faculty | [email protected] | (843) 608-1356
Flora Nevarez | Strings Coordinator/Violin & Viola Faculty | [email protected] | (843) 608-0283

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Ashley Hall is a private school for girls located in Charleston, South Carolina enrolling students in pre-kindergarten-grade 12 with a boarding program for grades 9-12.
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