Please read here for registration information if you are a returning student or after you’ve had a meet and greet lesson. If you have not yet scheduled a meet and greet lesson, please complete our Meet and Greet Form and we will contact you to schedule an introductory lesson.
Tuesday, August 7: priority registration for current summer students (those who have taken four or more lessons this summer) and those who paid the summer holding fee begins.
Monday, August 13: registration for returning spring students (those who were last enrolled as of May 2018) begins.
Not sure which group you fall into? Give us a call at 608-232-1510 and we will assist you.
Click on your teacher’s name below to view their summer and fall schedule availability.
Chris Allen – Guitar
Jeff Burns – Piano
Matt Dahm – Violin/Viola
Lisa DeBaker Mott – Piano
Jingwen Fan – Piano
Nicole Gray – Brass/Woodwinds
Brian Grimm – Cello/Electric Bass Guitar
Jaime Guiscafre – Guitar
DeWayne Keyes – Harmonica
Charlie Painter – Guitar, Ukulele
Hannah Scholbrock – Voice
Ken Stancer – Suzuki Piano
Anastasia Tomanek – Piano
Reem Totonchi – Piano
Mark Wurzelbacher – Piano
Karen Zethmayr – Suzuki Violin/Fiddle
$30/30 minute lesson
$45/45 minute lesson
$60/60 minute lesson
To register online you must log in our Parent Portal and can select your lesson choices there. We strongly suggest logging in to the parent portal before your registration date to ensure smooth registration. For more details read our step-by-step online registration instructions below.
Trouble logging in or registering to call us at 608.232.1510 and we will be happy to assist you.
Scheduling is first come first serve. If there is not a time that works in your schedule, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org and we will assist you in finding a time that works. MSAC staff and teachers will work together to best accommodate each student’s needs.
Academic Year Payments (September-May):
Payment is required at the time of registration.
Full Payment Discount – Save 5% on tuition! Pay in full with cash or check by Thursday, August 23, payments must be postmarked by or dropped off by August 23. Discount does not apply for credit card payments. To take advantage of this discount register by phone or in person to reserve your spot and arrange for payment. If registering online please make a note on your registration saying we will pay in full and we will send you an invoice to be paid by August 23 and won’t charge your card on file.
Please make checks payable to MSAC, note your students name in the memo, and can be sent to:
Monroe Street Arts Center
2526 Monroe Street
Madison, WI 53711
Monthly Payments- Payment for the first month of lessons is due upon registration. Online registrations require a credit card on file to register. Your card will be automatically charged the day your register. To be enrolled in monthly auto payments no further action is required. If you prefer to pay in full or monthly by cash or check, just make a note on your registration form and we will NOT process your card and will contact you to arrange payment.
Academic Year Monthly Payment Breakdown for 30 min lessons:
September – $120
October – $120
November – $90
December – $90
January – $120
February – $120
March – $120
April – $120
May – $120
The above payment schedule is based on 34 lessons from Sept-May. The monthly payment is based on the average number of lessons taken each month. The number of lessons each month will vary based on the day your lesson meets. Regardless all students get 34 lessons in an academic year. If lessons are discontinued you will be refunded, see our cancellation policy for details.
During our academic year (September-May) students are allowed two excused absences to be made up during make up weeks. Students may terminate lessons with two-weeks written notice; paid tuition beyond those two weeks will be refunded in full.
2. At the top of the screen, select “Classes and Events.”
3. Select “Find Classes.”
4. Scroll down to the round light blue button on the bottom-right side of your screen and click to see the filter options.
5. Choose your filters as you like, or as follows:
6. Once you have found the lesson day/time with your instructor that you’d like to register for, click on that class and then click on “Add to Cart.” Choose which student to enroll and again, click “add to cart.” This will then be your weekly lesson time September – May.
7. Once you have individually selected the lesson(s) you want to enroll in, go to your cart and click enroll. If you’d like to view your selected classes at any time during the process, look in the upper-right corner of your screen and click on the cart icon. You will receive a confirmation email when your registration is completed.
Note for registering siblings: If you are registering multiple students, start by registering one student by clicking on your desired lesson day/time. Once you are in the registration form you will be prompted to add additional students if needed.
45 or 60-minute lessons are available. To schedule 45-minute lessons, please register by phone (608-232-1510) or in person. To schedule 60-minute lessons online, select two back-to-back 30-minute lessons.
Summer Only: Choose the lesson dates you can attend and pay for the classes you have registered for at the time of enrollment. Payment plans are available. 50% payment is due at registration and the remainder is due in July. To enroll in a summer payment plan please write in the comment section during registration, or register over the phone or in person. Once you select your dates to attend lessons, your schedule is final and no refunds will be given. No make up lessons or refunds are given in the summer semester (June-August), due to our flexible scheduling options. If you need to adjust your lesson schedule we will do our best to accommodate changes to another day or time.