Private Music Tuition

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The McDonald College offers private tuition in Piano, Guitar, Drums, Bass, Violin, as well as Classical and Modern (Including Music Theatre) Vocal. Lessons are taught by highly qualified and professional staff, all of whom have a minimum qualification of a Bachelor of Music. Lessons are held either during the school day, or after school hours. 

Throughout the year, students engaged in private lessons at the College have multiple performance opportunities to showcase what they have been working on in class. These Peripatetic Concerts are an important part of the development of the musicians here at the College, and they give the students important performance practice.

Please find a list of lessons offered below. To submit your interest for lessons, please submit a Private Music Tuition form.  For a full list of Terms & Conditions it is recommended that parents read our Private Music Lessons Policy.


Fees for private music lessons are as follows:

30 minute lesson: $56.50
45 minute lesson: $76.50
1 hour lesson: $96.50

Students from Kindergarten to Year 8 will be able to access a 30 minute lesson only.
Students in Years 9 – 12 will have the option of a 30 min, 45 min or a 1 hour lesson.


  • Acoustic Guitar
  • Bass Guitar
  • Classical Guitar
  • Drums
  • Electric Guitar
  • Flute
  • Piano – Classical
  • Piano – Jazz
  • Piano – Contemporary
  • Violin
  • Voice – Classical
  • Voice – Contemporary
  • Voice – Jazz
  • Voice – Musical Theatre


For more information on Peripatetic Music tuition please email our Head of Music, Lucy Bermingham.