“Teaching is not my main purpose. I want to make good citizens.” Shinichi Suzuki

General Information

Tuition is billed monthly and due by the 5th of each month. 
  • Weekly private lessons are $35 for half hour, $47 for 45 minutes and $60 for an hour
  • Violin group is $20 per week
  • Suzuki instruction (which includes a private and group) is $45 per week
  • Early Childhood Music is $15 per week
​For those who prefer to pay in full receive a 5 percent discount. Applicable discounts are applied for early registration, 10 percent off when second sibling enrolls, or for Musiclink students. Scholarship discounts are available to those who qualify. Apply at www.musiclinkfoundation.org.

  • One-time annual registration fee of $25 per student
  • ​Violin or piano rental fees are found on the Resources page
  • A list of supplemental activities is found on the Resources page
  • Practice tips and more are found on the Blog page

Students sign up to participate in every-other-month recitals, Chamber Day workshops, and Concerto Day performances, all sponsored by the Music Teachers of Hyde Park. Two formal recitals are held for all students in June and December. Some students are selected to perform for special events that occur at neighborhood churches, park districts, and nursing homes.