We arrange lessons for all instrumental/vocal genres.  All ages and levels are welcome.


Ongoing:  private music instruction (all instruments and voice)

               (30 min/$27.50, 45 min/$41.25, 60 min/$55

Ongoing:  Musikgarten Family Music (ages birth to 3.5 years):

               Saturdays, 11:00-11:40 am ($10/class)

Ongoing:  Musikgarten Cycle of Seasons (ages 3 to 5):

               Saturdays, 11:45 am-12:25 pm ($10/class)

Ongoing:  Pre-school ballet and creative dance (ages 2 to 5):

               Sundays, 3:30-4:15 pm ($10/class)


Summer Camps:

One-week camps:  all are Mon-Fri, 1:00-5:00 pm ($200)

June 19-23:  Little Composer 101 (grades 2-5)*                   

June 26-30:  Little Composer 101 (grades 2-5)*                  

July 3-7:      No Camps

July 10-14:   Little Composer 101 (grades 2-5)​*                  

​July 17-21:   Harry Potter Drama Club (grades 3-8)...  The Sorcerer's Stone

​July 24-28:   Harry Potter Drama Club (grades 3-8)...  Prisoner of Azkaban

​July 31-Aug 4:  Harry Potter Drama Club (grades 3-8)...  Order of the Phoenix


​*Little Composer 101 is for students currently studying a musical instrument and includes music history, ear-training, sight-singing, dictation, improvisation, composition, movement, ensemble playing and drama.


​Two-week camps:

​Aug 7-11 and Aug 14-18:  Two-week beginner violin camp (ages 6-9), Mon-Fri, 1:00-3:00 pm ($200)

​Aug 7-11 and Aug 14-18:  Two-week beginner piano camp (ages 6-9), Mon-Fri, 3:00-5:00 pm ($200)


Free Classes in August:

​Musikgarten Family Music (birth to 3.5 years):  Saturdays 11:00-11:40 am on 8-5, 8-12, 8-19 and 8-26

​Musikgarten Cycle of Seasons (ages 3 to 5):  Saturdays, 11:45 am-12:25 pm on 8-5, 8-12, 8-19 and 8-26

Pre-School Ballet (ages 2 to 5):  Sundays, 3:30-4:00 pm on 8-6 and 8-13

​Classical Ballet (ages 5 to 7):  Sundays, 4:00-4:45 pm on 8-6 and 8-13




Course Offerings



During the academic year, instruction and billing are organized around two 18-week semesters and a summer session.  Payment is by check (payable to Carol Pharo) or by cash.  We do not accept credit cards.


Annual registration fee:  $35
30-min lessons ($27.50 each):  18-week semester x $27.50 = $495
45-min lessons ($41.25 each):  18-week semester x $41.75 = $742.50
60-min lessons ($55 each):  18-week semester x $55 = $990
Class instruction ($10/class) x number of weeks for the course.


The summer session is customized for each family, according to their vacation plans.  There is no

obligation to attend lessons in the summer and no requirement for the number of lessons to be taken.

Tuition and fees