Please see the Guitar Tuition page for guitar tuition fees.


Lessons are charged at £15 per 30 minutes, which may be paid in blocks or monthly payments. Lesson fees cover:

  • The highest standards of tuition from an experienced and passionate teacher

  • Tailored lesson-planning, to ensure progress and enjoyment

  • Support with practice between lessons, including access to the Tonara Studio app

  • Regular performance opportunities and coaching

  • Exam preparation, and exam accompaniment in some cases

  • Access to studio-wide awards, challenges and medals

  • Regular email newsletters

  • Support in choosing an instrument

  • Advice on suitable method books and music

  • Digital studio-licensed music

  • Student login access to Supersonics Plus (music and online resources)

  • Music Theory worksheets and activities

  • Access to game-based lesson resources, acquired through The Studio's monthly subscriptions

  • A teacher who maintains certified first aid and safeguarding certificates, enhanced DBS, full liability insurance, professional registration and union membership, and continuing professional development (i.e. training courses and qualifications to extend and improve music teaching skills and knowledge in line with current pedagogy)


Students will be provided with 6 weeks’ notice of any changes to lesson fees.  Fees are reviewed annually and any necessary changes apply from 1st September.



Option A: Weekly lessons, term-time only

  • Lessons are available from 3:30pm Tuesday to Friday, and from 9am on Saturdays

  • You are guaranteed the same lesson time every week, with 39 lessons available per academic year


  • Additional lessons during school holidays can be requested


  • Lessons are paid for in monthly instalments or at the start of each half-term

Option B: Regular lessons, year-round

  • Lessons are available between 9am and 3pm, Monday to Friday


  • You are allocated a weekly or fortnightly lesson slot, but all parties agree to some flexibility where required

  • There are up to 46 weekly (or 23 fortnightly) lessons available per year

  • There are 6 non-teaching weeks of the year (during August, Christmas and Easter; specific dates are provided in advance)

  • Lessons are paid for at or before each lessons, individually or in blocks