Lesson FAQ

Frequently Asked Questions About Lessons at Gorby’s Music

How much do lessons cost?
Most of our instructors are charging between $20.00 and $25.00 per half-hour lesson.

How often are lessons given?
Lessons are given once a week.

When are lessons given?
Lessons are given every day we are open, however not all instructors teach every day. Most instructors teach in the afternoon and evening to accommodate students schedules.

What lesson times are available?
Each of our instructors are responsible for their own schedules so we can’t tell you about specific lesson times that are available. We can get you in touch with an instructor to discuss times they have available though.

How young can students start?
This is hard question to answer as each child develops at a different rate. Typically you can start a student as young as 5-6 years old on piano, violin or drums. Brass and Woodwind instruments can usually be started when a student is 10-11 years old.

How long will it take me to learn to play the instrument I have chosen?
There are many factors that determine how long it will take to play an instrument so it is difficult to say. How much time you dedicate to practicing can make a difference in how quick you learn an instrument and some people might just pick it up quicker than others. If you have played another instrument can made a difference as well. Keep in mind many people spend a lifetime perfecting their instruments, but that just means you have chosen something that is both challenging and rewarding.