Terms & Conditions


Private lessons are delivered one-on-one. They are 30 minutes long. And delivered in well-accommodated, private teaching rooms.

Lessons missed due to teacher illness or teacher absence will be rescheduled to the closest convenient date. Lessons missed by student’s absence cannot be made up or refunded.

Independent Music term lengths may vary according to student and teacher availability.

Independent Music does not open on Bank Holidays. Any lessons that are due on a bank holiday Monday will not be charged for at the start of the term.


A booking deposit of $42 is required to secure a place for lessons.

Independent Music accepts cheques (made payable to Independent Music Academy), Cash, debit or Credit Card or through our website with PayPal.

Independent Music has a strict no Refund Policy unless a place is not available.

Payment for lessons must be prompt and paid in before the start of the term. A student whose fees are unpaid by the second week of the term will not be admitted into classes. Any discounts are only applicable when payment is prompt and before the start of term.


Independent Music Academy reserve the right to refuse service to anyone, on reasonable grounds. Students deemed to be disruptive to other students, teachers or members of staff will be asked to leave or their guardian will be asked to collect them. Our aim is to have a fun and professional atmosphere in the school.

Students who are not returning to the school for the following term must notify the school as soon as possible.

Independent Music cannot be held responsible for any damage, theft or loss of any instruments, equipment or other items.

Independent Music value any input or suggestions, which may help to improve the quality of our service. Please do not hesitate to contact a member of staff or the manager.

Independent Music will not be able to loan students instruments from the shop, please ensure students bring all materials/instruments needed for lessons.