This is our agreement about the business side of our relationship. Please take a minute to read it, as this is what we’ll follow should anything arise about cancellation, payment and so on.



  • You need to notify me at-least 48 hours before the lesson to have them rescheduled.
  • If you notify me about rescheduling the lesson on the same day, you lose that lesson.
  • You must call my cell and send me an email. 
  • If you fail to give notice of cancellation, you will be charged for the full hour lesson.  
  • If you don’t show up and don’t notify me, you lose that lesson. 


  • Lessons are paid in advance in sets of four with cash or check.
  • Returned checks will be charged $30 plus any cost of collections.
  • Unused lesson credits expire six months from payment date and gift certificates expire one year from issue date
  • All lessons and gift certificates are not refundable. 


  • If you are LATE, you’ll be given the remaining time left from the time you arrive of your lesson.  I won’t be able to give you the full 30 minutes of the lesson. 
  • You need to notify me if you are running more than fifteen minutes late so I know to still expect you.
  • Lessons held online and in our music studio.
  • Our lesson agreement applies to gift certificates. 


  • The student is expected to turn up to lessons ON TIME, prepared and ready to work. 
  • If you are given music and technical exercises to do away from the lesson, you are expected to come to the next lesson prepared so that we can move forward.



  • Bring a tape recorder or Digital Sound device to record your lessons.
  • Bring the hindustani classical notes and song lyrics.One best practice is to file them so that you don’t misplace or lose them.
  • Bring along Water – you don’t want to dry up.
  • You should keep track of your growth. Get a notepad and pen ti write them down or take notes on your phone.
  • Bring Sugar Free Ricola Drops – they soothe the sore throat.  I don’t recommend Menthol or any sugar drops.