Sing for joy!

Singing is one of the most basic and most expressive ways to make music, and anyone can do it without having to purchase an instrument! The Community School of the Arts offers private voice instruction to students age thirteen and older.

Tuition and Registration

Private instruction is offered over the course of a 15-week semester. There are two semesters each academic year. Voice lessons are offered in 30, 45, and 60 minute sessions.

  • For fifteen 30-minute lessons, tuition is $366.00 per semester.
  • For fifteen 45-minute lessons, tuition is $549.00 per semester.
  • For fifteen 60-minute lessons, tuition is $732.00 per semester.

Additionally, a 12-week lesson option is available for 30 minute lessons. Cost per semester is $300.

Financial aid is available to families with need. Strong preference will be given to those who apply for scholarships by August 9, 20189; there is no guarantee for consideration of scholarship if applying after August 9.

Private lesson dates and times are arranged between family and teacher.

Please note: The deadline for registering for lessons in fall semester 2020-21 is Friday, August 14, 2020. Registration after this date will result in a late fee. Most private lessons and group classes also begin the week of January 6, 2020.


PurPass50Community School of the Arts students and their immediate family members may attend many events at the Music Center for free that others pay admission to attend. Identify yourself  or call the Goshen College Box Office to claim your free tickets. For a complete listing of Purple Pass concerts, click below.