Frequently asked questions

Where are you located?

Apple Tree Hill Studio is a private music studio based in the town of Dronfield. We have a large studio room where lessons take place and a waiting area for anyone accompanying a student. We will supply you with a map and directions upon booking your first lesson.

What ages do you teach?

We provide music tuition and performance coaching for all ages from beginners to advanced study. The most important factor is that you enjoy your time with us and achieve your potential.

How do I book a lesson?

It's always best to give us a call and we can talk you through our availability to find a mutually conveinient lesson time. Alternatively you can fill in the contact form here. We will be happy to answer any questions you may have before you book.

How can I pay?

Apple Tree Hill Studio accepts cash, card/ contactless payments in person at the studio. We accept all major cards including Visa and Mastercard as well as Apple and Android contactless payments.

Do you operate a cancellation policy?

Yes. We operate an industry standard cancellation policy of 24 hours notice before your booked lesson. Any less notice than this your lesson is charged. Payment is taken upon booking a lesson. All students receive a booking policy agreement stating terms of booking and cancellations.

Do you do block booking discounts?

Yes. We can offer discounts to students who wish to block book lessons. Please enquire with your tutor for details.

Are your tutors CRB/ DBS checked?

Yes. We take safeguarding very seriously and our tutors are required to pass a CRB/ DBS Disclosure Check.

Can someone accompany a student to their lesson?

Yes. We have a comfortable couch within our studio area for anyone accompanying a student to a lesson or a drinks/ refreshments area outside the studio if you prefer. We don't teach double or multiple students in one lesson but anyone is welcome to accompany and make use of our facilities.

Do students get an opportunity to perform at events with you?

Yes. We organise seasonal concerts and performance opportunities throughout the year. We typically host a Christmas concert amongst other things to give our students a taste of applying their musical talents in a real scenario.