Instrumental Offerings

In addition to keyboard, string, and voice instruments, the CSA offers private lessons on the following instruments:

  • Flute
  • Clarinet
  • Saxophone
  • French Horn
  • Trombone
  • Trumpet
  • Percussion

Lessons on additional instruments not listed here may also be offered pending demand and teacher availability. Please call CSA Director Mary Rose Norell at (574) 535-7849 to inquire.

Tuition and Registration

Private instruction is offered over the course of a 15-week semester. There are two semesters each academic year. Most woodwind lessons are offered in 30 minute and 45 minute sessions. 45 minute lessons are not available on all instruments.

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

Financial aid is available to families with need. Strong preference will be given to those who apply for scholarships by August 10, 2019; there is no guarantee for consideration of scholarship if applying after August 10.

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.