School Calendar

Academic Calendar

2020 -2021 important dates

Private Lesson Billing, 2020 – 2021:

For private lessons, the academic year will be divided into two semesters: Note: You may start or stop private lessons at any time, and your tuition will be pro-rated accordingly.

Fall 2020 semester dates:

Monday, August 17, 2020 – Sunday, January 17, 2021 (20 weeks)

Closed September 7, 2020, November 25 – 29, 2020, December 21, 2020 – January 3, 2021

Winter/Spring 2021 Semester Dates:

Monday, January 18, 2021 – Sunday, June 13, 2021 (20 weeks)

Closed March 22 – 28, May 31


Yamaha Music Education System Classes

Fall 2020 semester dates:

Monday, August 24, 2020 – Sunday, January 17, 2021 (18 weeks)

Closed September 7, 2020, November 25 – 29, 2020, December 21, 2020 – January 3, 2021

Winter/Spring 2021 Semester Dates:

Monday, January 25, 2021 – Sunday, June 6, 2021 (18 weeks)

Closed March 22 – 28, May 31

Private and group lesson and class schedules

Private lessons

Private lessons are generally scheduled on weekdays between 3:00 – 9:00 PM as well as Saturdays between 9:00 and 5:00 PM. Available private lesson times change frequently and are not published on-line. To schedule private lessons you may fill out the registration form on our Lesson/Class Request Form page and we will contact you to schedule a time. Or you may call us at 847 205 4689 to discuss scheduling options.

Private Lesson Billing, 2020 – 2021:

For private lessons, the academic year will be divided into two semesters: Note: You may start or stop private lessons at any time, and your tuition will be pro-rated accordingly.

Private Lesson Fall 2020 semester dates:

Monday, August 17, 2020 – Sunday, January 17, 2021 (20 weeks)

Closed September 7, 2020, November 25 – 29, 2020, December 21, 2020 – January 3, 2021

Private Lesson Winter/Spring 2021 Semester Dates:

Monday, January 18, 2021 – Sunday, June 13, 2021 (20 weeks)

Closed March 22 – 28, May 31

Winter/Spring 2021 Yamaha Music Education System Classes New Classes

ClassDay/TimeFacultyinfo
Music WonderlandInquireBeginner, age 3
Junior Music Course – 1Mon. 5:30 PM – 6:30 PMJohn-Paul PendowskiBeginner, age 4 – 5
Young Musicians Course – 1Mon. 6:30 PM – 7:30 PMJohn-Paul PendowskiBeginner, age 6 – 8
Music Friends (new program!)Mon. 4:30 PM – 5:30 PMJohn-Paul PendowskiBeginner, age 6 – 8

Continuing Classes

ClassDay/TimeFacultyinfo
Young Musicians Course – 3Wed. 6:30 PM – 7:15 PMJohn-Paul PendowskiContinuing Students
Junior Music Course – 2Thu. 5:30 PM – 6:15 PMJohn-Paul PendowskiContinuing Students
Young Musicians Course – 2Sat. 9:30 AM – 10:15 AMJohn-Paul PendowskiContinuing Students
Young Musicians Course – 4Sat. 11:00 AM – 12:00 PMJohn-Paul PendowskiContinuing Students

Tuition and Enrrollment:

Junior Music Course/Young Musicians Course:

Tuition per 18-week semester – $400 (payment may be divided into four equal installments of $100). Additional family members receive a 10% discount on tuition.

Fall 2020 semester dates:

Monday, August 24, 2020 – Sunday, January 17, 2021 (18 weeks)

Closed September 7, 2020, November 25 – 29, 2020, December 21, 2020 – January 3, 2021

Winter/Spring 2021 Semester Dates:

Monday, January 18, 2021 – Sunday, May 29, 2021 (18 weeks)

Closed March 22 – 28

Music Friends:

Tuition – $30 per class, billed monthly Music Friends billing is not semester based. Students may enroll in the course at any time.

If you don’t see a class schedule that works for you please let us know! New classes will be added as these classes fill up.

Group Lessons

Learn more about Yamaha Music Education Classes.

For information on our beginning instrumental classes (guitar, drums, violin, etc.) please contact us.