Read over our policies and don’t hesitate to ask us if you have any questions.


All payments for individual and group lessons are paid monthly according to the schedule below and are due on the 1st day of the month in which the lessons shall be given.

Makeup Cancellations

If you choose to cancel a lesson you must notify DMSM at least 24 hours in advance or you will forfeit the fee. There will be no refunds for missed lessons. If 24 hours notice is given, and you wish to reschedule a makeup lesson at no additional charge, you must do so within 2 weeks. Only one makeup lesson is allowed per month.

Students must bring their own instruments except for piano or keyboard lessons. Amps will be provided for all electric instruments. A student may quit at anytime, however you need to provide 30 day’s notice so that our teachers can accomodate wait list students.

Care of Students

The school is not responsible for providing before or after class care for students. Students aged 10 and younger are not to be left at the school for more than 15 minutes before or after class.

Performance Opportunities

Students will be offered the opportunity to perform in periodic recitals or to participate in performances with other group members. Our teachers will provide group and individual rehearsal and audition preparation.