November 1st, 2018

November News

Hello everyone! We had a fabulously spooky Halloween Recital, everyone did a great job on their recital pieces! We’ve got a lot more going on for the remainder of the 2018 Fall Semester here at NSMA, please read the below reminders!

New Studio Facility: We are now all moved in to our new studio facility! All lessons will now be held in the new building, the main house is now my family’s private home. Please do not come up to the main house at any time, thank you for your cooperation and understanding.

New Students: We have very limited availability for new students! Please contact us today at or (907) 500-7455 for more information on how to get registered for lessons or to be placed on the wait list for new openings.

Yes to Lessons: We DO have lessons on ALL one-day holidays. This includes parent/teacher conference days and Veteran’s Day (observed) Monday 11/12. If you have any questions on the schedule/calendar, please see the calendar tab under the Current Students tab on my homepage or contact me directly.

Thanksgiving: We DO have lessons the day before (Wednesday 11/21) and the weekend after Thanksgiving (Saturday/Sunday 11/24 and 11/25), so if you are traveling or will miss any lessons please let me know ASAP. The normal cancelation policy will still apply.

Tuition Payment Reminder: Tuition payments are due the first lesson of every month with a grace period until the 10th of the month. If tuition is received after the 10th of the month, a $25.00 late fee will be assessed. Please drop off your payment downstairs in the studio with your student at lesson, send the payment in the mail or you can drop it off anytime in the secure white drop box attached to the mailbox. Please do not come up to the house to drop off payment if it is not during your student's lesson time. Thank you for your understanding and cooperation.

Business Hours: Saturday 12:00-7:15pm, Sunday 12:00-7:30pm, Monday 1:00-7:00pm, Tuesday 12:15-7:00pm, Wednesday 2:30-7:00pm, closed Thursday/Friday.

Music Around Town:

Perseverance Theater will be performing “Our Town” 10/5-11/03. Tickets and more information are available on their website,

Juneau Lyric Opera will be holding “Here’s Looking at You, Casablanca” 11/9-11 and 11/16-18. Tickets and more information are available on their website,

The Juneau Symphony will be performing 11/10 & 11, tickets and more information are available on their website,

Theater at Latitude 58 will be performing the musical “Matilda” 11/16-18. Tickets are available at Hearthside Books, more information is available on their Facebook page.

The Juneau Arts and Humanities Council has a running list of community activities available online at There are MANY great events this month with the holiday season!!

That's all for now! Thank you all for continuing to make music an important part of your life!!