Instrumental Music Summer Lesson Program
Consistent practice is an essential part of learning to play a musical instrument. Help your child retain and 
expand their skills with summer music lessons! at Arts Academy Charter Middle School!
We're also offering special summer workshops July 19-23!  
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Lessons Available ONLINE & IN-PERSON in 2022!
Dates & Times
The program runs from June 28 through August 4, 2022.  Five lessons are scheduled weekly over a six-week period, giving you the flexibility to plan lessons around summer vacations and activities.  Participants and families select the lesson days and times that best fit their schedule during registration.  Our instructors will finalize the exact lesson schedule with each family in mid-June.

Registration & Payment Due by Monday, June 16.

Who Can Participate
The program is available to students entering fifth through ninth grade in Fall 2021. Attendance at AACMS during the school year is NOT required, though we encourage our current and new students to participate.

Beginning & Experienced Students Welcome
 We highly recommend this program for Instrumental Music students new to AACMS this fall! Teachers will develop an individual program of study for each participant.

Certified AACMS Music Faculty
Our lessons are taught by Ms. Kanik, Mr. Gerheart, and Mr. Kennedy, our certified Instrumental Music faculty members. 
  • Voice and Piano/Keyboard: Mr. Kennedy & Mrs. Ihling
  • Guitar: Mr. Gerheart
  • Woodwinds, Brass & Percussion: Ms. Kanik & Mr. Gerheart
Available Instruments
We offer instruction on the following instruments: voice, flute, oboe, clarinet, bassoon, saxophone, trumpet, French horn, trombone, euphonium/baritone, tuba, concert percussion, violin, viola, cello, string bass, guitar, and piano/keyboard.
Registration & Payment
AACMS offers 30-minute and 60-minute lesson options.  All lesson registration fees are due in advance and non-refundable.
30-Minute Lessons 60-Minute Lessons
$75 $150
Includes Five Lessons Includes Five Lessons

Registration and payment for the Summer Lessons Program are online this year. If you prefer to pay by check, you must download, complete, and print the PDF registration form and mail it to AACMS according to the instructions on the form.

Online registration and payment are completed in two steps:
  1. Complete the online registration form by clicking the link above.  
  2. After submitting the registration form, return to this page and click the Pay Online link to submit your payment.
Both of these steps must be completed for your child’s registration to be finalized. We will send you an email reminder about payment within a few days of receiving your online registration.

Questions or Concerns?
Please contact the AACMS Events Office at