Tuition and Session Information

Somos Amigos and Music Together® are for children infants to age 5 with a parent or other adult caregiver.  The following information pertains to both programs.

Note: Summer Session is in progress and closed for registration (although "free demo classes" are available click here).

Mini Session 2018

  • 4 week sesson
  • Classes begin August 12
  • Classes end September 14

Mini Session Tuition

  • First child $115, second child $65, $30 (Siblings 6 years an older can come participate at no charge)
  • Infant siblings 9 months and younger attend free with a registered sibling
  • No registration fee for the Mini Session (savings of $15 for new families, and $5 for returning families)

Fall Session 

  • 12 week sesson
  • Classes begin September 16 
  • Classes end December 14

Fall Session Tuition 

  • First child $289  2nd child $175, third child or more $50
  • Infant siblings 9 months and younger attend free with a registered sibling
  • Note: Pricing for "Spanish Home Academy" please contact Ann Benson at 512.803.0871 or email at musicalbeginningstexas@gmail.com

Tuition for Music Together Includes:

  • Weekly 45 minute music and movement classes for adult and child
  • Professionally recorded CD and access to all the song tracks online so that they can be easily uploaded to any mobile device.
  • A beautifully illustrated songbook with family activity suggestions.
  • Parent education to help adults understand and enhance their child's music development.
  • Access to the national informative website.
  • New families receive a DVD and booklet, "Music Together at Home: Help Your Child Grow Musically," a guide for parents and caregivers.
  • Summer time offers unlimited makeup classes to help with vacation plans

Tuition for Somos Amigos includes:

  • Weekly 45 minute music based Spanish classes for adult and child (infants to 5 years)
  • Digital downloadable music with all the songs/fingerplays/stories used in class
  • A bilingual songbook with coloring pages and 1 simple craft for summer and 2 for during each session of fall, winter and spring
  • Summer time (including Mini Session) offers unlimited makeup classes to help with vacation plans

Payment options:  Families have 3 options for the tuition payment:

1. Pay full balance at the time of registration by PayPal

2.  Register and pay by check within 1 week. Checks can be mailed to Musical Beginnings at 8001 West Highway 71 #E103, Austin, TX 78735 or given to the teacher at class time

2. Pay a $75 deposit and the balance split in 2 payments on day 1 of each month starting in 30 days

Makeup Classes:

  • Unlimited makeup classes are offered during the summer program
  • Makeups are available on a first come, first served basis (they are not guaranteed)
  • Makeups must be taken during the session classes were missed. They do not roll over to the next session
  • Music Together families can take make-up classes in Somos Amigos and visa versa

Registration Policies:

  • A $45 cancellation fee will be charged if a class is dropped before the start date of any session
  • No refund will be made after the first day of class. In addition, there are no transfers of tuition made to future sessions.
  • Refunds are made by check only
  • At times, the class you reserve may not reach the minimum required enrollment (6 children) in which case your family will be transferred to your second class preference.  If no other class choice is listed, then you can either be transferred to the following session or you will receive a full refund, whichever works best for you.
  • There is no guarantee as to what specific teacher will lead a particular class.  At times, last minute situations do occur where a particular teacher that was announced on a schedule is not able to do so.
  • Your registration will be confirmed via email once your class reaches minimum enrollment (6 families).