Where Does My Tuition Go?

Tuition at Hixson Piano, LLC includes the following services:

  • Lesson time spent with each student: lessons, performance classes, festival practices
  • Lesson-planning and curricular planning for each student
  • Recital costs and preparations: programs, refreshments, facility rental
  • Your teacher’s training, certifications, experience, and education
    • Current memberships of professional organizations, certifications, conferences, continuing education, and educational journals
  •  Studio expenses
    • Maintenance of piano, tunings, and repairs
    • Website maintenance and fees
    • Music library
    • Copies
    • Computers and other software
  •  Property taxes, federal and state taxes, insurance, business licenses, and retirement