Preparing Boys for Life

Taking Lessons


Enrollment in private instrumental music lessons is an agreement that spans 28 lessons over an academic year:

  • Term I – September (begins the week of Sept. 16) through January, totaling 14 lessons
  • Term II – January (begins the week of Jan. 27) through May, totaling 14 lessons

Specific days and times of lessons will be determined according to mutual availability between your son and his instructor.

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Rates and payment

Rates for 2019-20

Group rates are available by special arrangement. For more information, please contact Conservatory Director Brian Adamczyk.

30-minute lessons

$536 per semester
$1,018 per year if paid in advance (5% discount)

40-minute lessons

$715 per semester
$1,359 per year if paid in advance (5% discount)

60-minute lessons

$1,072 per semester
$2,037 per year if paid in advance (5% discount)


$260/student (three students required)
Please contact Brian Adamczyk for more information about setting up ensemble lessons:

Payment options

Payment is due in advance (checks payable to The Haverford School). Please return the enrollment form and payment by Sept. 9 (fall) or Jan. 17 (spring) to the Business Office at the School. All credit card payments must be made in person at the business office.

Students may not begin private lessons until the Business Office has received payment in full. Please do not make separate arrangements or verbal agreements with the instrumental teacher regarding this policy.

Absence Policy

The absence policy for music lessons is as follows:

Music instructors are required to makeup one excused student absence, one school-related student absence (i.e. snow day or field trip), and any teacher absences that may occur throughout the year.

A student must give 24 hours notice of any absence, or it will be considered unexcused, except in the case of emergency. In the event of sickness, the instructor must be notified at home by 7 a.m. on the day of the lesson.

Cancellation Policy

Should you choose to discontinue lessons, a refund will be granted as follows:

  • 75% if within the first week of lessons
  • 50% if within the first two weeks of lessons
  • 25% if within the first three weeks of lessons
  • No refund after the first three weeks of lessons

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Brian Adamczyk

Conservatory Director
215-219-3091 (cell)