Tuition Information

Tuition Rates for Private Lessons (effective Fall 2022):

Length of Lesson Summer (10 weeks) Fall (18 weeks) Spring (18 weeks)
15 minutes* $157.50 $283.50 $283.50
30 minutes $310.00 $558 $558
45 minutes $465 $837 $837
60 minutes $620 $1116 $1116

*NOTE: 15 minutes lessons are at the discretion of the faculty member.

Available Discounts:

  • 5% off 18 weeks (Fall or Spring) of 60-minute lessons

Tuition includes Student Showcase Recital recordings, participation in our Student Showcase Recitals and/or Adult Student Socials, and community performance opportunities, as well as discounted rates for MANC Competitions, Guest Artist Concerts, Faculty Concerts, and other enrichment opportunities offered at MANC throughout the year. There is a $25 administrative fee per fall and spring trimester, and a $12.00 administrative fee per summer. The administrative fee is waived for additional household family members.

Students are expected to take the full trimester unless otherwise instructed by the faculty member. Prorated rates are available upon request if starting after beginning of term. Group class, ensemble, and combo-package rates also available upon request.

Four Lesson Package: A four lesson introductory package is available for those wanting to try out an instrument. This package is also ideal for audition preparation. The packages are available throughout the year (pending faculty availability) for thirty (30) minute, forty-five (45) minute, or sixty (60) minute lessons. Rates are $136 for 30 minute package, $198 for 45 minute package, & $260 for 60 minute package.

Placement Assessment / Introductory Lesson Fees:  $31.00 per new student for private and group (no assessment fee for ensembles/classes). Payment is due on or before the scheduled lesson.

If you have any questions regarding your billing, please contact us at, or (336) 379-8748 ext. 100.

You may pay online here.  The Music Academy offer financial aid as well as payment plans. Contact our office staff if you have any questions.

Or, send a check to:
The Music Academy of North Carolina
c/o Kellie Burgess
1327 Beaman Place, Suite 100
Greensboro, NC 27408

Please consider making a tax-deductible donation to The Music Academy.