The charge for Instrumental Instruction has been waived for 1 year, from August 2021 to June 2022. This will be reviewed for 2022/23. Please note that registration fees, charges for courses, etc, for Bands and Orchestras will remain.
How to make an Instrumental Instruction application.
- You can apply using our online application form after you have read these Guidance Notes
- Or if you are unable to complete the online application form, you can request a paper application form by emailing email@example.com
Q. Are there any additional fees?
Yes. East Dunbartonshire Council has a very limited supply of instruments therefore pupils may be required to purchase the instrument being taught and any relevant materials. This can be arranged through your child’s instrumental music instructor – details will be given to each child receiving tuition.
Q. What happens if lessons are scheduled for public holidays or in - service days?
Arrangements will be made for a slight adjustment in the timetable.
Q. What is the minimum level of instrumental instruction that a pupil will receive?
From August 2021 till June 2022, pupils will receive a minimum of 28 lessons unless they are absent or attend a residential music course.
Q. What happens if the instructor is absent?
If it is a one – off absence no action will be taken. If it is a long term absence, cover will be provided by the authority.