Tuition

FALL, WINTER, SPRING 10-WK SESSIONS


• Music Together Mixed Ages 0–5y • Babies 0-7m (45min)

1st child: $230* • 2nd child: $160^ • Twin/3rd: $130  
Sibling under 8 months at start of class: free (Mixed Ages only).
Add $25 one-time administrative fee for new families.

Introductory classes are free the first two weeks; otherwise, mid-session trials are $25 (two max). See drop-in policy for details.

Visiting siblings of registered students: $20/class (cash or prepay with Venmo: @valleycatmusic). Please use makeup scheduler to sign up for sibling drop-in or check with director prior to class.
 

• Rhythm Kids® 5–8y (45min dropoff)

1st child: $230* • 2nd child: $160^ • 3rd child: $130   
Children's djembe: $28.50 • Add $25 one-time administrative fee for new families.

Introductory class is free the first week with parent only; $25 to drop off for demo.
 

• Adult Guitar/Uke Class

1st player: $175 • Spouse: $140

8-week session during regular school year. Parents/caregivers/teachers of currently enrolled students only. Private guitar and uke lesson for kids 8+ and adults also available! See Store


HOLIDAY INTERIM 3-WK/DROP-IN SESSION

Music Together Mixed Ages 0–5+

1st child: $65** • 2nd child: $50^ • Twin/3rd child: $40
Sibling under 8 months at start of class: free.
Add $25 one-time administrative fee for new families.

**includes rotating Music Together download w/free app

Single-Class Drop-in
1st child: $25 • 2nd: $15 • 3rd: $10
Please use registration system to sign up for Holiday Session drop-ins.

:=•> Adult Lullaby Uke Class for the Holidays * Chill and count the stars!

1st player: $75 • 2nd parent or teen: $40

3-week session where we'll focus on a couple of star-themed lullabies and maybe a carol or two! Held at Valley Cat Studio in Valley Village. Bring your own soprano uke, digital clip-on tuner, and snacks/drinks to share. 


SUMMER: 5-WEEK SESSION + DROP-INS

1st child: $135 • 2nd child: $85^ • Twin/3rd child: $70
Sibling under 8 months at start of class: free.
Add $25 one-time administrative fee for new families.


Single-Class Drop-in (two max per session)
1st child: $25 • 2nd: $15 • 3rd/twin: $10
Please use intro/drop-in scheduler to sign up for Summer Session drop-ins.


^Second child refers to a sibling in the same Music Together program and in the same family unit as the first child, living in the same home. Cousins living in separate homes should be registered separately, even if brought together. Thank you.


*Loyalty Program
We appreciate your business! Families enrolled in the current session (not as drop-in) will receive a special coupon code for $25 off the next full (non-summer/holiday) session; see director's email for coupon code and be sure to use it before it expires!

VALLEY CAT ALL-STARS: Families who attend all nine Music Together song collections at Valley Cat Music achieve All-Star status and receive $75 off their next 10-week session instead of $25 (if used in succession), a free guitar or uke intro lesson, a Music Together cinch sack including a car magnet and egg shaker), and perpetual continuing family rate, regardless of coupon date, when re-enrolling in same class type. Families attending twenty 10-week sessions at Valley Cat Music get their next Mixed Ages session free (winter, spring, summer, or fall)! Please alert Deborah if you think you've reached an All-Star goal!


MUSIC MATERIALS 
for Mixed Ages...

Your tuition includes one CD plus a special code to unlock each song collection via the Family Music Zone or Hello, Everybody app to explore fun content created just for you, accompanied by a NEW and TOTALLY REVAMPED family song/storybook filled with beautifully rendered, full-color illustrations just for use at home. Families will also receive a quarterly e-newsletter and access to the national informative website. New families receive the booklet, "Music Together at Home: Helping Your Child Grow Musically," a guide for parents and caregivers, as well as a growth chart to visualize music development over the years.

for Babies...
Same as above but with a special booklet insert for the Babies class with baby-specific music development info and play ideas plus Babies sticker for your songbook so you always remember which class was your child's first!

for Rhythm Kids...
Totally different! Focused on drumming, each session includes online tutorials in addition to CD/download and songbook! Each child must own/purchase a djembe or dumbek (limited supply available at Valley Cat Studio).

for Adult Guitar/Uke...
Workbook in binder that's associated with current Music Together song collection; each player must have their own instrument (temporary rental may be possible).


DROP-IN POLICY: Click HERE for full drop-in policy. Thanks!

VACCINATION POLICY: Valley Cat Music supports vaccinating according to age-appropriate schedules, especially for measles. Thank you.


For registration and policies, click HERE.


Payment

Whether you pay by credit card online, PayPal, Venmo, or check/cash, I recommend creating an account when you register so that all future enrollments are faster and you can easily be verified as a returning or continuing student. NOTE: If you select "Do not email," you will be excluded from important messages regarding class cancellations/changes, discount codes, upcoming schedules, etc. 


Paying by Credit Card or PayPal
To pay by credit card or PayPal, select "Pay by Credit Card/PayPal" after you have registered. [If you are in one of Deborah's classes, you can swipe your credit card in class*; in that case, you would select "Pay Later" and put a note on your registration form indicating that you intend to use your credit card on the first day of class.]
*In other classes, you may give your teacher the following information for the director to process later:
1. name on credit card, 2. CC number, 3. exp. date, 4. security code, 5. billing zip code


Paying by Check
To pay by check, select "Pay Later" after you have registered. Print out your registration form and mail it with your check—payable to "Valley Cat Music"—to Valley Cat Music, 4738 Farmdale Ave, Valley Village, CA 91602 or make arrangements with Deborah to bring it to your first (or current) class.


Payment Plans
If you would like to pay your tuition in three monthly installments (fall, winter, spring sessions only) or pay half credit/half check, please contact Deborah for instructions (valleycatmusic@gmail.com).


 


To register, click HERE.

To pay Valley Cat Music/Deborah Dietrich...
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via PayPal, click HERE 
via Venmo, search @valleycatmusic