Prep Private Instruction

These prices are in effect for the 2019-2020 academic year.

Lesson Length


  30 lessons 24 lessons 18 lessons
60-minute lessons $3,540 $2,832 $2,124
45-minute lessons $2,730 $2,184 $1,638
30-minute lessons $1,890 $1,512 $1,134
Additional Charges
Registration fee $50
Late registration fine $50
Student ID replacement fee $10

*Higher rates apply for some instructors. Rates will be reflected in the online registration system, or call the Registration office at 617-585-1174 to inquire about your instructor's rate.

  • One second-semester lesson is devoted to the required evaluation.
  • Suzuki students are required to register separately for the appropriate Suzuki Group Class.
  • To be eligible for discounted tuition on year-long activities (classes, chamber music, jazz ensembles, and large ensembles), students are required to register for 24 or 30 Preparatory School private lessons for the year. Any approved cancellation or reduction of lessons below 24 will result in a reversal of these discounts.