Benefits of private lessons:¬ Students hear a mature one-on-one example of tone and technique.¬ The dedicated private student learns at an accelerated rate and progresses faster through the levels of band.¬ Students get tips on how to practice that are specific to them as an individual performer on their instrument.¬ Students work one-on-one with a teacher to break down difficult parts of their music.¬ Students build a one-on-one relationship with someone who will monitor and motivate them to practice regularly.¬ Students become more confident on district audition material and solos.¬ Students develop advanced technique for performance of their instrument as their skill level increases.
Private lessons are a supplemental opportunity for band students to excel on their instrument. This is not a free program. Students, parents, and/or sponsors make payment directly to the lesson teachers.
Other Important information:¬ Private lessons are once a week.¬ Lessons are during band class, before school, or after school.¬ Lessons during class are ½ of the band period. Other lessons are 30 minutes.¬ The price of lessons is $20 per lesson. You can fundraise to cover costs!¬ Private lesson teacher will contact you about your lesson time.¬ Some instruments may have limited enrollment.